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

May 6th 2020

This Week in Google 558

And the Bridge You Rode in On

Pixel Buds Problem, PewDiePie's YouTube Deal
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Category: News

Pixel Buds Problem, Pew Die Pie's YouTube Deal

  •  New Pixel Buds have a major problem
  •  Elon Musk and Grimes' baby X AE A-12
  •  Governor Cuomo appoints Eric Schmitt to COVID panel
  •  Does technology help education? What lessons are we learning from distance learning?
  •  Apple/Google contact tracing API sample code
  •  Bruce Schneier: contact tracing apps have absolutely no value
  •  PewDiePie gets an exclusive YouTube deal
  •  Some Good News, YouTube, and Facebook hold online graduation ceremonies
  •  Facebook announces 20 members of its oversight board
  •  Serena and Venus Williams' Mario Tennis match
  •  Tim Bray quits Amazon in dismay
  •  .org sale called off
  •  Tik Tok is a hard place to make money
  •  Wink moves to a subscription model
  •  New Sonos speakers
  •  New York shuts down the subway for the first time ever
  • Twitter will warn you before you send a vulgar tweet
  •  Tom Cruise and NASA will make a movie in space

Picks of the Week

  •  Leo's Tool: Jukebox
  •  Stacey's Thing: Level Lock
  •  Jeff's Numbers: Zoom is worth more than all US Airlines

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