This Week in Tech

Aug 14th 2022

This Week in Tech 888

Frolic and Detour

Hosted by Leo Laporte
FTC's privacy push, the fall of social media, Excel esports, Netflix gaming
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Category: News

FTC's privacy push, the fall of social media, Excel esports, Netflix gaming

  • AngledDesigners on Etsy.
  •  This Is the Data Facebook Gave Police to Prosecute a Teenager for Abortion.
  •  Meta Just Happens to Expand Messenger’s End-to-End Encryption.
  •  The FTC has kicked off its massive push to regulate the data economy.
  •  Guide to Competitive Programming: Learning and Improving Algorithms Through Contests.
  •  Excel esports on ESPN show world the pain of format errors.
  •  Android amps up campaign to push Apple into adopting RCS.
  •  TikTok and the Fall of the Social-Media Giants.
  •  Sunset of the social network.
  •  Cable Finally Loses Broadband Market Share in Q2 with First Negative Growth Quarter Ever.
  •  Apple is in talks to acquire streaming rights for Big Ten athletics, report says.
  •  Elon Musk sells nearly $7 billion in Tesla shares.
  • IBP Inc. v. Tyson Foods.
  •  Starlink Ground Stations Successfully Hacked.
  •  California DMV accuses Tesla of deceptive practices in marketing Autopilot and Full Self-Driving options.
  •  The Creators of ‘King’s Quest’ Are Back With a New Game.
  •  Netflix's slow start in gaming.
  •  Man who built ISP instead of paying Comcast $50K expands to hundreds of homes.

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