Everyday Tech - Netflix Rate Hike, Microsoft Buys Activision
This week, Jay and Jeremy discuss Netflix's rate hike, Microsoft's purchase of Activision, the aviation industry warning of the dangers of 5G signals near major airports, and much more!
Everyday Tech - Zuck Bucks, Email Fixes, Targeted Ads, Data Collection, etc.
On this week's show, an email question from Shuqualak, Sue from Beaumont learns about data tracking, Rao in Vicksburg has a gmail issue with Windows 10, Anna in Hurley is having issues with an ad blocker, John Oliver did a monologue about data harvesting, the Twitter thread that Jeremy says explains why your phone IS NOT listening to you...because it doesn't need to, to know what you're doing anyway, here's April's new streaming options, and below are several news links for the week in consumer tech.Ukraine says Russian hackers tried and failed to attack an energy provider | EngadgetDuckDuckGo’s privacy-centric browser arrives on Mac - The VergeElon Musk is hit with a class action lawsuit over his Twitter investment | EngadgetMeta is reportedly making ‘Zuck Bucks’ - The VergePC market on the decline as Chromebook sales slide from their pandemic peak - The VergeSpotify exec who helped lead its podcast push is leaving the company | EngadgetWarnerMedia and Discovery have completed their mega-streaming merger - The VergeThe new update for Quest headsets lets you chill in a mountainside room - The VergeTikTok now lets anyone create AR effects with its beta tools | EngadgetSpotify adds live audio programs and rebrands Greenroom app as Spotify Live - The Verge
Everyday Tech - THAT caused my computer to run so slowly?!?
On this week's episode the guys talk about how silly and thing you might least expect can cause hiccups in performance.Here's the email Jay's wife got last week.This week's tech news links.
Everyday Tech - The Motivation Behind Apple's "Self Service Repair"
Here are some interesting tech news stories this week:Apple’s new Self Service Repair program is an opportunity to repair relationshipsGoogle's Gmail app now lets you make voice and video callsAmazon and Target play 'outsized' role in port congestion and pollution, report findsA hacker named Bowser agrees to pay Nintendo $10 million to settle a civil piracy suitInstagram launches 'Take a Break' and other safety features for teensSamsung merges mobile and consumer electronics divisions in major shakeupYouTube says most disputed copyright claims are resolved in the uploader's favorGoogle's mail-in Pixel repair service reportedly compromised photos and accountsNew Twitter CEO has already begun a 'major reorganization'Facebook is testing a bill splitting feature in MessengerSomeone is hacking receipt printers with 'antiwork' messagesMicrosoft is testing a few ways to improve Windows 11's Start menuFacebook details its takedown of a mass-harassment networkCVS Pharmacy now offers audio prescription labels across the USPatient receives the world's first fully 3D-printed prosthetic eyeIt's time to study the health impacts of TikTok, researchers sayAmazon ordered to rerun contentious Alabama union election