This Week in Tech

Mar 13th 2022

This Week in Tech 866

Can't Talk, Doing Laundry

Hosted by Leo Laporte
M1 Ultra, Mac Studio, DuckDuckGo's neutrality, TikTok's Oracle deal
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Category: News

M1 Ultra, Mac Studio, DuckDuckGo's neutrality, TikTok's Oracle deal

  • Apple unveils the M1 Ultra, its most powerful chip yet.
  •  Apple announces new $1599 27-inch 5K Apple Studio Display, featuring Center Stage webcam.
  •  Apple’s Peek Performance Event Delivers to the Pros and the Mainstream.
  •  Apple’s Mac Studio is a new desktop for creative professionals.
  •  Apple releasing iOS 15.4, macOS 12.3, and other updates next week.
  •  Russian Cyberattacks are Possible. Be Prepared But Not Panicked.
  • Responding to reports that the Russian government is considering designating Meta as an extremist organization for its policies in support of speech...
  •  Facebook allows war posts urging violence against Russian invaders.
  •  DuckDuckGo ends neutrality, will down-rank sites “associated with Russian disinformation”
  •  TikTok nears Oracle deal in bid to allay U.S. data concerns-sources.
  •  The White House is briefing TikTok stars about the war in Ukraine.\
  •  The Power Of Knowing You Belong: A Conversation With YouTube Stars Justine And Jenna Ezarik.
  •  CNN+ will start streaming on March 29th.
  •  Acclaimed filmmaker Brent Renaud shot, killed in Ukraine.
  •  Amazon’s Clubhouse competitor is here, turning hosts into DJs.
  • Salt_Hank on TikTok.
  • Will Magid, musician.
  •  Biden Signs Executive Order Bullish on Crypto, Digital U.S. Dollar.
  •  Moderna Will Develop mRNA Vaccines for 15 of the World's Worst Diseases.
  • Ford to ship and sell incomplete vehicles with missing chips.
  •  Facebook’s Parent Company Will Make Employees Do Their Own Laundry.
  •  Twitter is looking for younger users. It’s turning to the tech world’s teen savant to help find them.
  •  Twitter makes it harder to choose the old reverse-chronological feed.
  •  Linux has been bitten by its most high-severity vulnerability in years.
  • LimeWire Is Making a Comeback, But Not As You Know It.
  •  Coronal Mass Ejection Reaches Earth On Sunday Night.

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