This Week in Google with Leo Laporte

Jun 30th 2021

This Week in Google 618

Looks Like I'm Walkin'

Facebook Monopoly, FTC, FLOC
Records live every Wednesday at 4:00pm Eastern / 1:00pm Pacific / 20:00 UTC.
Category: News
  • Judge throws out state and federal cases against Facebook
  • Judge to FTC: you can’t just say ‘Facebook has a monopoly’ - you have to define that.
  • Stratechery analysis: "the real problem is that I don’t think that Facebook has a monopoly!"
  • Amazon says FTC chair should recuse herself
  • Amazon reportedly pressuring suppliers for a discounted stake in their businesses
  • Google, Microsoft End Their Five-Year Ceasefire
  • Exclusive: 700 Million LinkedIn Records Leaked June 2021
  • Why biologists like Carl Bergstrom are warning that social media is a risk to humanity
  • Acer Chromebook 514 review: Undercover powerhouse
  • Good news: Google no longer requires publishers to use the AMP format
  • Google now warns people about unreliable or quickly changing search results
  • Google delays FLOC
  • YouTube TV Unveils Dolby Digital Support & Premium Add-on with 4K, Offline Downloads, and Unlimited Streams
  • Google makes Gmail advanced search more obvious
  • Google Play developers will need to follow two requirements
  • Google Begins Using MUM For Vaccine Search Results
  • Google Messages now lets you star messages so you can find important texts
  • German privacy tsar tells ministries to shut Facebook pages
  • Stacey's Pick: Amazon Halo Movement updates
  • Leo's Pick: Neeva is an ad-free search alternative from ex-Googlers
  • Jeff's Pick: Accenture news report on newspaper revenue decline
  • Ant's Pick: Life Reflected
  • Ant's Pick: This Is American Lives

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