This Week in Tech

Apr 30th 2017

This Week in Tech 612

Sky Pirates of Silicon Valley

Hosted by Leo Laporte

Luxury subs, Echo Look, WikiTribune, late stage capitalism, and more

Records live every Sunday at 5:15pm Eastern / 2:15pm Pacific / 21:15 UTC.
Category: News

Apple slashes affiliate commissions and stops paying Qualcomm royalties. Google's founders each have their own flying contraptions in the works. Amazon's new Echo Look wants pictures of your clothes. Uber wants all of your data. WikiTribune wants to fight fake news. Hackers just want money from Netflix. The Juicero was just a bad, bad idea. 

  • Ashley Esqueda has the last three pairs of chunky hot pink LA Eyeworks glasses in existence
  • Greg Ferro points out that American blimps used safe, non-explosive helium.
  • Devindra Hardawar begs you not to see The Circle

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