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

Jul 17th 2019

This Week in Google 517

...And His Last Name was Higginbotham

Tik Tok, FaceApp, Neuralink, and more
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Category: News

This Week's Stories

  •  TikToK Takes Over VidCon
  •  Google, Apple, Amazon, and Facebook vs Congress over anti-trust, censorship, data tracking
  •  Elon Musk Wants to sew wires into your brain
  •  FaceApp gives Russian your pictures
  •  Facebook Fined $5 Billion - is the biggest FTC fine ever big enough?
  •  Facebook and Congress wrangle over Libra cryptocurrency
  •  Baby Google
  •  New Twitter style
  •  The influencers are taking over business
  •  Prime Day was huge
  •  Most of the Google walkout organizers have left
  •  Yes, Google is listening when you say OK Google
  •  Neilsen wants to track podcasts

Picks of the Week

  •  Jeff's Number: Google made 3200 changes to search last year
  •  Stacey's Thing: Wyze Bulbs
  •  Leo's Tool: Firefox + Startpage

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