Leo Laporte: This Week in Tech

Oct 26th 2019

This Week in Tech 742

Leave the Wallet At Home

Apple Pay, Pixel 4, Facebook News
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Category: News

It's This Week in Tech with Jason Howell, Mikah Sargent, and Ant Pruitt hosting in the absence of Chief TWiT, Leo Laporte. PG&E may force a power outage at TWiT Eastside Studio to help reduce the risk of wildfire in surrounding areas.

  • Facebook Launches News Section to Compensate Publishers
  • Zuckerberg faces heat in Congress: “It’s almost like you think this is a joke."
  • Fake Facebook ad claiming Lindsey Graham backs the Green New Deal is actually a test for Zuckerberg
  • Google Pixel 4 and 4 XL review: more than the sum of its sensors
  • Night Sight fight: The iPhone 11 kinda destroys the Pixel 4 with low light camera shots
  • AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile have finally agreed to replace SMS with a new RCS standard
  • Google is delivering some Pixel 4 phones in fun cereal boxes
  • Google Cereal review: Feature-packed but lacking in basic nutrition [Gallery]
  • Google will replace Home devices bricked due to latest firmware update
  • LOFT Portable Battery Base for Google Home
  • Amazon is spending billions on shipping as it makes Prime one-day delivery a reality
  • After Briefly Falling To Number Two, Jeff Bezos Is Back As The Richest Man In The World
  • Apple Pay overtakes Starbucks as the most popular mobile payment platform in the US
  • Gov't bill could see Emergency Alerts broadcast over streaming services like Apple Music
  • Microsoft's Over-the-Top VR Rig Lets You Explore a Virtual World While Walking IRL
  • TikTok could threaten national security, senators say
  • Motorola teases its foldable RAZR phone reveal for November 13th
  • The Huawei Mate X is set to ship next month for $2,400, but only in China
  • Elvis hands-on
  • Ant talks about his new show

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