Leo Laporte: This Week in Tech

Aug 8th 2021

This Week in Tech 835

A Straw Man Without Legs

Hosted by Leo Laporte
Apple's proposed CSAM protections, Google Pixel 6, Firefox declines
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Category: News

Apple's proposed CSAM protections, Google Pixel 6, Firefox declines

  •  Apple explains how iPhones will scan photos for child-sexual-abuse images.
  •  Daring Fireball: Apple’s New ‘Child Safety’ Initiatives, and the Slippery Slope.
  •  Pixel 6 Preview: Google Confirms Its First Smartphone Chip.
  •  Google Pixel 5A Launching Later This Month at $450.
  •  Google Tensor debuts on the new Pixel 6 this fall.
  •  Google+ class action starts paying out $2.15 for G+ privacy violations.
  •  How Biden’s E.V. Plan Could Help Tesla and Squeeze Toyota.
  •  Stacey gets advice on buying a new electric vehicle.
  •  Super Electric Scooter Looks To Zapp Urban Mobility Market.
  •  Buy a Rolley.
  •  Firefox Lost Almost 50 million Users: Here’s Why It is Concerning.
  •  Elon Musk and Apple deny the wild story that he tried to replace Tim Cook.
  •  Apple Sinks ‘Submarine Patent,’ Escapes $308.5 Million Verdict.
  •  Google revamps its camera devices but could do more with AI.
  •  Swarm Eval Kit.
  •  A Look Back At The Very First Website Ever Launched, 30 Years Later.

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