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

May 8th 2024

This Week in Google 767

Never Hug an Elmo

BuzzFeed, AdVon, 65-Foot Hot Dog

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Category: News
  • ‘It’s Been Painful’: What Jonah Peretti Says Went Wrong at BuzzFeed
  • The first Pulitzer prize for tech journalism in a decade!
  • Meet AdVon, the AI-Powered Content Monster Infecting the Media Industry
  • Google is getting even worse for independent sites
  • Heat Death of the Internet
  • What’s happening at Tesla? Here’s what experts think.
  • They Put a 65-Foot Hot Dog in Times Square, and It's a Blast
  • Read the wild email Tesla is sending to suppliers amid Supercharger chaos
  • Lithium-free sodium batteries exit the lab and enter US production
  • TikTok Sues US Government Over Potential Ban
  • Meet Pixel 8a
  • YouTube's AI-powered 'Jump Ahead' feature rolling out widely to Premium users
  • Google is changing how you set up 2FA
  • Google Chrome Now Has a Gemini AI Shortcut
  • Google TV's magic button is finally here, so what does it do?
  • Number Of Search Results Dropped Google Search Results Page
  • I Love Facebook. That’s Why I’m Suing Meta.
  • Jack Dorsey quits Bluesky board and urges users to stay on Elon Musk’s X
  • (God help us) Elon Musk’s Plan For AI News
  • The Forgotten War on Beepers
  • AI-Voiced Audiobooks Top 40,000 Titles on Audible
  • MacWhisper
  • Is This the Most Boring Man in the World?

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