This Week in Tech

Apr 12th 2015

This Week in Tech 505

My Thumb Got Sweaty

Hosted by Leo Laporte
Apple Watch and new MacBook reviews, Twitter asks celebs to leave Meerkat, and more.
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Guests: Jason Snell
Hosts: Leo Laporte, Steve Kovack, Jason Snell, and Ben Thompson Apple Watch pre-orders sell out, the new Apple MacBook and Samsung Galaxy S6 are released, critical security flaw in OS X 10.10.3 gets patched, Twitter is pushing for celebs to stop using Meerkat, Hillary Clinton hires Google executive to be CTO, how the Russians might have hacked the White House, Mark Pincus returns as Zynga's CEO, gets purchased by LinkedIn, self-driving car makes it across the country, EFF busts podcasting patent, and more. Download or subscribe to this show at For additional show notes, visit Also, check out our transcripts. Bandwidth for This Week in Tech is provided by Cachefly. Running time: 2:06:59 Please take the TWiT Audience Survey. It only takes a few minutes and we'd love to know what you think.