This Week in Tech

Jun 26th 2022

This Week in Tech 881

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Roe vs. Wade, Amazon robots, Twitter Notes, Nothing Phone (1)

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Category: News

Roe vs. Wade, Amazon robots, Twitter Notes, Nothing Phone (1)

  •  U.S. tech industry frets about handing data to states prosecuting abortion.
  •  Meta Clamps Down on Internal Discussion of Roe v. Wade’s Overturning.
  •  Google tells workers they can relocate 'without justification' following the Supreme Court decision.
  •  Big Tech is silent on data privacy in post-Roe America.
  •  For people seeking abortions, digital privacy is suddenly critical.
  •  We Need to Take Back Our Privacy.
  •  Amazon's Latest Trick: Pipe In a Dead Person's Voice Through Alexa's Speakers.
  •  No, Paris Hilton and Tom Cruise aren't dating: A TikTok video with impersonator confuses fans.
  •  Amazon announces its first fully autonomous mobile warehouse robot.
  •  A leaked Amazon memo warns the company is running out of people to hire.
  •  Elon Tells Twitter He Needs Moar Data, Twitter Gives It to Him.
  •  Elon Musk says he’s worried about keeping Tesla out of bankruptcy.
  •  Elon Musk says Tesla's AI humanoid robot 'Optimus' that can walk at 5mph and deadlift 150lbs will be ready in THREE MONTHS.
  •  @Twitter: Introducing: Notes We’re testing a way to write longer on Twitter.
  •  Prime Day 2022 Will Start July 12—Here's What to Expect.
  •  Google News returns to Spain and unveils redesign promoting local news and fact checks.
  •  The underbelly of tech journalism.
  •  Nothing Lives Up to Its Name, Hypes Up Nothing.
  •  For All Mankind' prop fused an Apple Newton MessagePad 120 and an iPhone 12.

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