This Week in Tech

Nov 27th 2016

This Week in Tech 590

The Lady in the Canister

Hosted by Leo Laporte
Snoopers Charter, the end of work, fixing fake reviews, Black Friday, and more.
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Category: News

We discuss the UK's Investigatory Powers Act, which give sweeping new powers to British intelligence and law enforcement agencies. Will automation take all our jobs? What then? Black Friday sales online hit a new record, with a third of online sales happenning on mobile devices. Grace Hopper and Margaret Hamilton receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

  • Ian Thompson gives his unique perspective on the Snoopers Charter
  • Jason Snell thinks that it is too early to judge the MacBook Pro Touch Bar
  • Larry Magid knows how to keep kids safe online without abandoning democracy

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