Feb 2nd 2020
This Week in Tech 756
Don't Doubt ur Vibe
Is Big Tech Too Big? Folding phones, Elon Musk, and 62 new emoji
This Week's Stories:
- Apple hits 1.5B users, Facebook hits 2.5B, Amazon hits $1 Trillion - is Big Tech too big?
- Russia vs Apple: new Russian law will force Apple to install Kremlin-friendly apps
- Coronavirus shuts down Apple and Google in China
- EU passes common charger resolution - say goodbye to your lightning jack
- Amazon wants you to know that they pay a lot of taxes and employ a lot of people
- 10 years later, the iPad is the only successful tablet
- Split-screen or folding screen? Is this a form factor we need?
- Apple TV+ hasn't quite hit it yet
- FCC admits that wireless carriers violated federal law selling your location data
- Facebook's 'Off Facebook activity tool' doesn't really do anything
- Facebook's new Oversight Board will surely fix everything
- Avast anti-virus sold your data to everybody
- Does tracking really make ads better?
- He sings! He dances! He sends you the internet from space!
- Cal Tech gets 1.1 billion from Apple and Broadcom in a patent case
- Every smart device will die. Sonos sooner than others.
- IBM CEO Virginia Rometty retires
- California halts .org sale
- 62 new emoji are here!
- Hummer is back and electric
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- Apple’s record quarter: Don’t try to trick Tim Cook
- Jason Snell’s Apple results charts
- Apple's performance in 2019 across hardware, software, and services is rated and critiqued
- Apple supplier says it can hit production targets despite coronavirus outbreak - CNET
- The 'law against Apple': Apple has a Vladimir Putin problem
- The Tragic iPad
- Google is temporarily shutting down all China offices due to coronavirus outbreak
- Amazon reports big earnings, crosses $1 trillion in value
- Facebook hits 2.5B users in Q4 but shares sink from slow profits | TechCrunch
- Massive Leak Reveals Pretty Much Everything About Samsung's Next Foldable Phone
- Jeffrey Paul: Starlink is a Big Deal
- CBS makes Star Trek: Picard pilot free on YouTube for a limited time
- IBM CEO Virginia Rometty is retiring
- GM is bringing back the Hummer as an electric ‘super truck’ with 1,000 horsepower
- Every smart device you love will die -- starting with Sonos
- ELAC Debut 2.0 B6.2 Bookshelf Speakers, Black (Pair)
- CalTech scores massive $1.1B verdict against Apple and Broadcom in patent case
- Breaking: California Attorney General delays .org sale - Domain Name Wire | Domain Name News
- Here are the 62 brand-new emoji for 2020
- TECH NEWS WEEKLY 116 feat. Jeremy Burge
- Elon Musk shows world that he is truly awful at something
- Whistleblower: My Journey to Silicon Valley and Fight for Justice at Uber Hardcover