Facebook Newsfeed Changes
Facebook's news feed is revamped to include more local news outlets, much more of this week's tech news and Jeremy and Wiltz answer your tech questions on this week's Everyday Tech.
EVERYDAY TECH - Epic vs. Apple | Fortnite vs. iTunes
Visit the show page atEverydayTech.MPBOnline.organd ourFacebook page!Listen to Everyday Tech or any of the MPB Think Radio programs live or on demand on the MPB Public Media App!Free on iTunesFree on Google Play
EVERYDAY TECH - Roku Scam?
This week, Wiltz tells us about a Roku scam his parents almost fell for, and about that Zoom life. Jeremy and Wiltz extoll the many uses on Linux, and much, much more!Visit the show page at EverydayTech.MPBOnline.org and our Facebook page!Listen to Everyday Tech or any of the MPB Think Radio programs live or on demand on the MPB Public Media App!Free on iTunesFree on Google PlayHere are the stories the guys have been looking at this week:Looks like Amazon is getting in on the rural Internet race|Also here...Reddit is ready for its tiny live-streaming service to get biggerGoogle says your Chrome tabs will soon load up to 10 percent fasterMicrosoft’s new Transcribe in Word feature is designed for students, reporters, and moreLevel’s latest smart lock can be unlocked with a touchNintendo reportedly releasing upgraded Switch next yeariRobot is giving its vacuum cleaners a new AI-powered brainZoom went down Monday morning and the schoolchildren, they did rejoiceBill Gates says tech companies ‘deserve rude, unfair, tough questions’WordPress founder claims Apple cut off updates to hisfree app because it wants 30%Pokémon Go adds powerful Mega Evolution formsPorsche's subscription program adds new tier and expands to LAOlympus cameras can now be turned into webcams on a MacWhat's New to Stream in September on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, Disney+, and More
EVERYDAY TECH - Cell Phone Issues and Google, Amazon, Facebook, Apple anti-trust issues
Here are some of the stories the tech guys have been following this week:How Fortnite’s epic battle with Apple could reshape the antitrust fighthttps://www.theverge.com/2020/8/19/21373956/apple-fortnite-app-store-fight-legal-tax-antitrustA new 5G BlackBerry phone with Android and a physical keyboard will arrive in 2021 (Motorola Razr)https://www.theverge.com/2020/8/19/21375026/5g-blackberry-phone-android-physical-keyboard-2021-release-dateNetflix is testing a ‘Shuffle’ button, because you’re tired of picking what to watchhttps://www.theverge.com/2020/8/18/21374543/netflix-shuffle-play-test-random-tv-moviesBots have been winning T-Mobile Tuesdays giveaway contestshttps://www.theverge.com/2020/8/18/21374045/tmobile-tuesdays-giveaway-bots-scam-pennsylvania-sweepstakes-contestEA Play subscription service is coming to Steam on August 31sthttps://www.theverge.com/2020/8/18/21373983/ea-play-subscription-service-steam-release-date