This Week in Tech

Dec 9th 2018

This Week in Tech 696

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Hosted by Leo Laporte
Facebook vs sex, Apple iMessage vs Google messaging, Australia vs encryption, and more.
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Category: News
  • What role did Facebook play in the French riots?
  • Tumblr bans porn, Facebook bans vague hints that sex might be a thing that exists.
  • Meanwhile in the UK, Parliament releases sensitive internal Facebook memos and emails.
  • Tik Tok is where all the youngs are at.
  • And then there were 5: Google tries to make sense of its Messaging platforms. Meanwhile, Apple's iMessage is the one app that could rule them all.
  • Microsoft puts some Chromium in their Edge.
  • Canada arrests Huawei's CFO for allegedly violating sanctions on Iran.
  • Australia passes a dangerously vague anti-encryption law.

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