This Week in Google with Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, Stacey Higginbotham, and Ant Pruitt

Oct 10th 2018

This Week in Google 477


Pixel 3 First Look, Goodbye, Google+
Records live every Wednesday at 5:00pm Eastern / 2:00pm Pacific / 21:00 UTC.
Guests: Kevin Tofel
Category: News
  • Kevin Tofel has the Pixel 3 XL, and gives us his first impressions. #1: Best. Photos. Ever.
  • Pixel Slate: should you dump your laptop and get this?
  • Google Home Hub: simplifying the smart home.
  • Facebook Portal: now Facebook has a camera that can follow your every move.
  • Everything we now know about Bloomberg's Chinese spy chip story
  • Google+ is dead. Could anything have saved it?
  • Amazon kills bonuses, discriminates against women.
  • Essential's next act: a phone that send AI-written texts for you.
  • Netflix buys its own studio.
  • The heroes archiving the internet.

Picks of the Week:

  • Jeff's Number: The illegal food economy on Facebook
  • Kevin's Stuff: Anki Vector Robot
  • Stacey's Things: Suggestic precision eating app and Party Down on Starz

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