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

Jun 10th 2020

This Week in Google 563

...But Enough About My Vasectomy

Amazon Bans Police Face Recognition, Android 11 Beta
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Category: News
  •  Amazon bans police use of their face recognition tech for 1 year
  •  Android 11 public beta: how to install it
  •  Collapse OS: a post-apocalyptic operating system
  •  US Space Force could lose trademark to Netflix Space Force
  •  Google shipped 7.2 million Pixel phones in 2019
  •  Pixel Buds get a fix for the wrong problem
  •  Google sued for sucking up data about you
  •  Google+ is shutting down for real this time
  •  Googlers have to eat box lunches, no gym, no sleep pods
  •  Google Wing drones bring books to children
  •  DuckDuckGo CEO says Google is in anti-trust trouble
  • Protest organizers are using Google Docs
  •  Jeff Jarvis' letter to Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook
  •  "Dear Class of 2020" highlights
  •  How 2020 is like 1968
  •  Bon Appetit apologizes, Conde Nast dithers
  •  Twitter makes Juneteenth a permanent company holiday
  •  Nascar nixes Confederate battle flag
  •  Why the NFL should apologize to Colin Kaepernick in private
  • Get Doom and Doom II for free on your Chromebook
  •  Amazon sues former employee over a non-compete clause
  •  Twitter: read that article before you retweet it
  •  Twitter starts verifying people again - if they are COVID scientists
  • Jack Dorsey gives $3 mil to Colin Kaepernick's org
  •  No encryption for free Zoom users so they can cooperate with the police
  •  ACLU sues Los Angeles for tracking scooter users
  •  Reddit founder Alexis Ohanian quits, asks to be replaced by a black man. Reddit replaces him with founder Michael Seibel

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