Tech Talk Y'all   /   Episode 63: All Electric, No Problem

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Description

In This Episode: * As Facebook Raised a Privacy Wall, It Carved an Opening for Tech Giants * Not just Facebook: Twitter and Snapchat store unposted photos, too, and there's a specific reason * Facebook Filed A Patent To Calculate Your Future Location * This site will show you the highest-rated movies on Netflix and Amazon Prime * How Google Will Destroy Uber * Self-driving dirt rally vehicle offers crash course in autonomous car safety * Ex-Uber engineer claims to travel 3,099 miles in a self-driving car * Ars takes a first tour of the length of The Boring Company’s test tunnel * Israeli company claims it has created new technology that can destroy cancerous tumors * Robinhood launches checking and savings with an almost unheard-of 3% interest rate * TROLL PATROL FINDINGS * California Requires New City Buses to Be Electric by 2029 Weird & Wacky Tech: * This 13-Year-Old Invented a Genius, Prize-Winning Way to Improve Solar Panel * MIT Scientists Have Announced They Can Shrink Objects Down to The Nanoscale * Tat tunes? Soundwave tattoos allow people to play songs through app * Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody becomes most streamed song from 20th century Tech Recommendations: Sanjay - Price Wise by Firefox Adam - Way Back Machine Shannon - Audacity Ad and Tech Rec theme music is from "Partly Cloudy" by A Tape Full of Mistakes Weird & Wacky theme music is from "Brainwavves" by Strong Suit

Summary

In This Episode:

  • As Facebook Raised a Privacy Wall, It Carved an Opening for Tech Giants
  • Not just Facebook: Twitter and Snapchat store unposted photos, too, and there's a specific reason
  • Facebook Filed A Patent To Calculate Your Future Location
  • This site will show you the highest-rated movies on Netflix and Amazon Prime
  • How Google Will Destroy Uber
  • Self-driving dirt rally vehicle offers crash course in autonomous car safety
  • Ex-Uber engineer claims to travel 3,099 miles in a self-driving car
  • Ars takes a first tour of the length of The Boring Company’s test tunnel
  • Israeli company claims it has created new technology that can destroy cancerous tumors
  • Robinhood launches checking and savings with an almost unheard-of 3% interest rate
  • TROLL PATROL FINDINGS
  • California Requires New City Buses to Be Electric by 2029

Weird & Wacky Tech:

  • This 13-Year-Old Invented a Genius, Prize-Winning Way to Improve Solar Panel
  • MIT Scientists Have Announced They Can Shrink Objects Down to The Nanoscale
  • Tat tunes? Soundwave tattoos allow people to play songs through app
  • Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody becomes most streamed song from 20th century

Tech Recommendations:
Sanjay - Price Wise by Firefox
Adam - Way Back Machine
Shannon - Audacity

Ad and Tech Rec theme music is from "Partly Cloudy" by A Tape Full of Mistakes
Weird & Wacky theme music is from "Brainwavves" by Strong Suit

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Subtitle
In this episode, we chat about genius children, autonomous vehicles, The Princess Bride, and more fun things.
Duration
44:21
Publishing date
2018-12-24 07:45
Link
https://www.techtalkyall.com/63
Contributors
Sanjay Parekh & Adam Walker author  
Enclosures
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Shownotes

In This Episode:

  • As Facebook Raised a Privacy Wall, It Carved an Opening for Tech Giants
  • Not just Facebook: Twitter and Snapchat store unposted photos, too, and there's a specific reason
  • Facebook Filed A Patent To Calculate Your Future Location
  • This site will show you the highest-rated movies on Netflix and Amazon Prime
  • How Google Will Destroy Uber
  • Self-driving dirt rally vehicle offers crash course in autonomous car safety
  • Ex-Uber engineer claims to travel 3,099 miles in a self-driving car
  • Ars takes a first tour of the length of The Boring Company’s test tunnel
  • Israeli company claims it has created new technology that can destroy cancerous tumors
  • Robinhood launches checking and savings with an almost unheard-of 3% interest rate
  • TROLL PATROL FINDINGS
  • California Requires New City Buses to Be Electric by 2029

Weird & Wacky Tech:

  • This 13-Year-Old Invented a Genius, Prize-Winning Way to Improve Solar Panel
  • MIT Scientists Have Announced They Can Shrink Objects Down to The Nanoscale
  • Tat tunes? Soundwave tattoos allow people to play songs through app
  • Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody becomes most streamed song from 20th century

Tech Recommendations:
Sanjay - Price Wise by Firefox
Adam - Way Back Machine
Shannon - Audacity

Ad and Tech Rec theme music is from "Partly Cloudy" by A Tape Full of Mistakes
Weird & Wacky theme music is from "Brainwavves" by Strong Suit

Sponsored By:

Links: