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

Oct 16th 2019

This Week in Google 530

Grippy Rubber Bottom

Pixel 4, Pixelbook Go, and everything else Google announced this week
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Guests: Kevin Tofel
Category: News

This Week's Stories:

  •  Pixel 4 is all about photography: Annie Leibovitz, Marc Levoy, and astrophotography
  •  With the Pixelbook Go, Google puts style over substance
  •  Google Nest Aware is the best panopticon money can buy
  •  Google Stadia hopes that controllers shaped like knife handles will make you want to game
  •  Abbey Road is the Beatles' best album. Fight me!
  •  Google is all about Ambient Computing
  •  Facebook + politics = BFFs 4evah
  •  Issa Ray on Google Assistant
  •  What is the next phase of Ambient computing? Presence
  •  Things Google killed this week: Daydream, Clips, and Works With Nest
  •  UK gives up on its attempt to block porn
  •  Huawei, staggering under US sanctions, reports 25% sales growth over last year
  •  Fortnite Chapter 2 takes video game marketing to the next level
  •  The Vatican launches a click-to-pray rosary

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