Jul 15th 2018
This Week in Tech 675
This Show Does Not Care About Humans
- Do Apple's new MacBooks fix the company's keyboard woes?
- Amazon Prime Day starts tomorrow. Will it be worth the hype? Will it push Amazon's share of the e-commerce market past 50%?
- Folding tablets. Phones with 9 cameras. What is next?
- Will AT&T destroy HBO by trying to expand it?
- Hey Elon: maybe don't call a heroic diver who helps rescue 12 kids a "pedo" just because he didn't use your submarine.
- Fortnite takes the World Cup Final by storm.
- Balance is restored to Reddit.
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- This is Microsoft’s $399 Surface Go
- Interview with Panos Panay and other Microsoft execs on how the Surface Go got made
- Apple’s new MacBook Pros have the latest Intel processors and quieter keyboards - The Verge
- Amazon Prime Day 2018: When It Is and Great Early Deals
- Amazon Prime Day’s best tech deals
- The Best Non-Amazon Deals on Prime Day from Best Buy, Dell, eBay
- Amazon’s share of the US e-commerce market is now 49%, or 5% of all retail spend
- Sources: Amazon Web Services is considering selling its own networking switches to business customers
- Facebook is testing augmented reality ads from a select group of partners in the News Feed (Anthony Ha/TechCrunch)
- Facebook Hires a Head of Chip Development From Google
- Apple’s new AI chief now oversees Siri, Core ML, and machine learning teams
- Whoa! Meet the future phones that fold up, have 9 cameras and charge over thin air.
- The cost of Samsung's foldable phone? Almost $2,000, analyst says
- Netflix Topples HBO in Emmy Nominations
- Here’s what HBO’s new boss really said about the company’s plans under AT&T
- Elon Musk Didn't Help Save The Thai Boys. Now He's Attacking Someone Who Did.
- Hell for Elon Musk Is a Midsize Sedan
- What Elon Musk Should Learn From the Thailand Cave Rescue
- Alphabet ‘graduates’ Loon and Wing from moonshots to full, independent businesses
- I Used Apple’s New Controls to Limit a Teenager’s iPhone Time (and It Worked!)
- French player does Fortnite’s ‘Take the L’ dance after World Cup goal
- Fun isn't something one considers when banning half a subreddit