This Week in Tech

Jul 30th 2017

This Week in Tech 625

Walking to the Bodega

Hosted by Leo Laporte
Voting Machine Hacks, Facebook's 2 Billion Users, Roomba Spies, No More iPod Nano, and more.
Records live every Sunday at 5:15pm Eastern / 2:15pm Pacific / 21:15 UTC.
Category: News

Apple pays $506 million and €1.7 billion for patent infringements. Trump says that Apple will build 3 big plants in the US; Apple declines to comment. Apple kills the iPod Nano and Shuffle. Coders aren't happy about the new spaceship campus. Amazon, Alphabet, and Twitter stocks slide after earning reports, but Facebook is flying high. Your Roomba is NOT spying on you. Sweden leaks private info of all its citizens. Hackers crack safes, pwn voting machines, and inject code into mice at DEF CON. Flash is finally dying - in 2020. Everything you ever wanted to know about the upcoming Bitcoin split but were afraid to ask.

  • Alex "Will" Wilhelm sleeps in Leo's parents' bedroom.
  • Mike Murphy was NOT bought by Steve Job's widow this week.
  • Steve Kovach can see the Empire State Building right now.

Download or subscribe to this show at

Bandwidth for This Week in Tech is provided by CacheFly.