This Week in Google with Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, and Paris Martineau

Sep 28th 2022

This Week in Google 683

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Douglas Rushkoff interview, AI powered turret, Amazon hardware event, NASA DART

Records live every Wednesday at 5:00pm Eastern / 2:00pm Pacific / 21:00 UTC.
Category: News
  • Interview with Douglas Rushkoff.
  • How Rushkoff discovered the topic for his new book.
  • Survival of the Richest: The wealthy are plotting to leave us behind.
  • When Rushkoff decided to write the book.
  • How billionaires define "winning"
  • How do WE create a better future?
  • What is Rushkoff's manifesto?
  • What was Rushkoff's major?
  • Team Human is a podcast striving to amplify human connection.
  • Meta ordered to pay Voxer $175 million for violating live-streaming patents.
  • Bitcoin Rises 6.5 Percent as a Strong Dollar Sinks Other Currencies.
  • Meta Sued For Tap Dancing Around Apple’s New App Privacy Rules.
  • The OG App promises you an ad-free Instagram feed.
  • Chipotle is moving its tortilla robot to a real restaurant.
  • Israel Deploys AI Powered Turret in the West Bank.
  • No, There's No 'Ghost In The Machine' On Board American Airlines Aircraft.
  • Penpot inks $8M, as signups for its open source spin on Figma jump 5600% after Adobe’s $20B acquisition move.
  • Darth Vader’s Voice Emanated From War-Torn Ukraine.
  • DallE is open to all!
  • Help pick the cover of Jeff's book.
  • Amazon hardware event 2022.
  • What Did Axios Do?
  • Amazon launches a Kindle you can write on.
  • 10 biggest announcements from Google Search On 22.
  • LinkedIn Ran Social Experiments on 20 Million Users Over Five Years.
  • Chromecast with Google TV (HD) goes official for $29.99 with 1080p, HDR, 8GB storage.
  • Google discontinues its last traditional Chromecast, but software support will continue.
  • Chrome now lets you search your @history and @bookmarks from the address bar.
  • Google lays out Manifest V3’s 2023 transition timeline for Chrome extensions.
  • Here are all of the new features and updates coming to Google Maps.
  • Android Auto 8.2 beta begins rolling out, tweaks dock of ‘Coolwalk’ redesign.
  • NASA’s DART Mission Hits Asteroid in First-Ever Planetary Defense Test.
  • Images show chunks DART took out of asteroid.


  • Leo - Rezmason/matrix: matrix (web-based green code rain, made with love).
  • Jeff - TikTok transparency report.
  • Jeff - Preorder The Gutenberg Parenthesis.
  • Ant - Osee Tech On-Camera Monitors.
  • Ant - Register for Adobe Max for FREE (Virtual).
  • Cool plank-bike video.
  • Let me out of the Dynamic Island!

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