This Week in Tech

Sep 23rd 2018

This Week in Tech 685

Emotional Support Ham

Hosted by Leo Laporte
Apple Watch and heart health, Magic Leap first look, your future Amazon House, and more.
Records live every Sunday at 5:15pm Eastern / 2:15pm Pacific / 22:15 UTC.
Guests: Amy Webb, Mike Elgan
Category: News
  • iPhone XS and XS Max are flying off the shelves (especially in Santa Rosa).
  • Pixel 2 camera beats the iPhone XS.
  • Why the dual-sim iPhones are a bigger deal than you think.
  • (Heart) doctors hate it! Apple Watch's one weird ECG trick.
  • Elon Musk introduces the first SpaceX moon passenger, DOJ introduces a criminal investigation to Musk.
  • Amazon introduces a slew of new Alexa devices in its continuing mission to control everything in your home (including you).
  • Magic Leap One first look: nobody should buy it, but it is absolutely the future.
  • Happy 10th anniversary, T-Mobile G1! We have come full circle: the first Android phone didn't have a headphone jack, either.
  • Google's plans for China, and China's plans for the world.
  • John Hancock won't sell you life insurance unless you strap on a Fitbit or Apple Watch.
  • Coding error scraps Subaru Ascent.
  • Salesforce's Mark Benioff buys Time magazine.
  • Freezing your credit report is now free thanks to a new law. 

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