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The day's tech news, every day at 5pm. From Techmeme.com, Silicon Valley's most-read news source. 15 minutes and you're up to date.

  1. 1.
    Tue. 11/24 – Apple’s Head Of Global Security Indicted On Bribery Charges11/24/2020
    17:54
  2. 2.
    Mon. 11/23 - Snapchat Launches Spotlight, A TikTok Clone11/23/2020
    20:47
  3. 3.
    (Bonus) Office Hours With Chris Messina11/21/2020
    1:26:47
  4. 4.
    Fri. 11/20 – Facebook And Apple Trade Schoolyard Taunts11/20/2020
    22:50
  5. 5.
    Thu. 11/19 – Google Pay Pivots In An Interesting Way11/19/2020
    22:28
  6. 6.
    Wed. 11/18 – Crack! Apple Cuts Its App Store Vig In Half11/18/2020
    18:34
  7. 7.
    Tue. 11/17 – Amazon Pharmacy Aims To Conquer Another Huge Retail Sector11/17/2020
    21:53
  8. 8.
    Mon. 11/16 – Is Big Sur Apple’s Vista?11/16/2020
    19:41
  1. 9.
    Fri. 11/13 – The DoorDash S-1 Is Surprisingly Good11/13/2020
    20:38
  2. 10.
    Thu. 11/12 – The Google Photos Free-For-All Is Over11/12/2020
    18:24
  3. 11.
    Wed. 11/11 – Groundhog Day! Is TikTok Going Dark Tomorrow?11/11/2020
    18:42
  4. 12.
    Tue. 11/10 – The Apple Silicon Macs Are Here11/10/2020
    18:55
  5. 13.
    Mon. 11/09 – Apple Mad At Pegatron11/09/2020
    20:02
  6. 14.
    (Bonus) Listener Call In III - Son Of The Call-in-a-ning11/07/2020
    1:11:43
  7. 15.
    11/06 – Is It Too Soon To Start Talking About iPhone 13?11/06/2020
    23:24
  8. 16.
    Thu. 11/05 - WhatsApp Gets Disappearing Messages Ten Years After Snapchat!11/05/2020
    22:01
  9. 17.
    Wed. 11/04 – Uber, Lyft, DoorDash, et al Win In California11/04/2020
    21:25
  10. 18.
    Tue. 11/03 – Apple Silicon Coming To MacBook Pros Already?11/03/2020
    19:04
  11. 19.
    Mon. 11/02 - Raspberry Pi Launches the Raspberry Pi 40011/02/2020
    21:03
  12. 20.
    Fri. 10/30 – Netflix Raises Prices10/30/2020
    19:59
  13. 21.
    Thu. 10/29 – Troubling Ransomware Attacks On Hospitals10/29/2020
    22:16
  14. 22.
    Wed. 10/28 – Does The iPhone 12 Have A Secret Reverse Wireless Charging Feature?10/28/2020
    17:23
  15. 23.
    Tue. 10/27 – AMD Buys Xilinx for $35 Billion10/27/2020
    21:03
  16. 24.
    Mon. 10/26 – New AirPods And AirPods Pro This Spring?10/26/2020
    18:18
  17. 25.
    (Bonus) Joshua Schachter And The del.icio.us Story10/24/2020
    1:07:35
  18. 26.
    Fri. 10/23 – What If PayPal Goes Big In Crypto?10/23/2020
    19:32
  19. 27.
    Thu. 10/22 – Quibi QUIckly BItes The Dust10/22/2020
    21:07
  20. 28.
    Wed. 10/21 – PayPal Adds Crypto10/21/2020
    18:34
  21. 29.
    Tue. 10/20 – The DOJ Antitrust Suit Against Google10/20/2020
    21:21
  22. 30.
    Mon. 10/19 – Apple Launches Apple Music TV (A-MTV? iMTV?)10/19/2020
    20:15
  23. 31.
    (Bonus) What Is DeFi? With CoinDesk's Brady Dale10/17/2020
    38:19
  24. 32.
    Fri. 10/16 – You Can Now Hum To Search Music On Google10/16/2020
    22:04
  25. 33.
    Thu. 10/15 – Xbox Series X Preview10/15/2020
    20:30
  26. 34.
    Wed. 10/14 – iPhone 12 Pricing and Availability Surprises10/14/2020
    17:50
  27. 35.
    Tue. 10/13 – The iPhone 12 Event: All The Deets10/13/2020
    21:50
  28. 36.
    Mon. 10/12 – Nest’s New Smart Thermostat Ditches the Rotating Dial10/12/2020
    19:38
  29. 37.
    Fri. 10/09 – Microsoft Game Pass To Do An App Store End-run?10/09/2020
    23:12
  30. 38.
    Thu. 10/08 – AMD Zen 3 Ryzen 5000 CPUs Announced10/08/2020
    19:04
  31. 39.
    Wed 10/07 – The House Antitrust Report10/07/2020
    19:14
  32. 40.
    Tue. 10/06 - G Suite Is No More! (But Don’t Worry)10/06/2020
    19:17
  33. 41.
    Mon. 10/05 – Nvidia’s Zoom-Killer, “Maxine”10/05/2020
    20:08
  34. 42.
    (Bonus) The Creator Economy Opportunity With @JoshConstine10/03/2020
    37:16
  35. 43.
    Fri. 10/02 – Tesla Smashes Its Previous Delivery Record10/02/2020
    20:21
  36. 44.
    Thu. 10/01 – New Surface Laptop Go: Smaller Display, $54910/01/2020
    17:56
  37. 45.
    Wed. 09/30 – The New Pixel Phones, Chromecast and More From Today’s Google Event09/30/2020
    17:13
  38. 46.
    Tue. 09/29 - With Amazon One, Amazon Wants You To Pay With Your Palm09/29/2020
    21:34
  39. 47.
    Mon. 09/28 – Roku’s New $130 Streambar and Updated $100 Roku Ultra09/28/2020
    19:21
  40. 48.
    (Bonus) TikTok's Secret Sauce With Eugene Wei and A16Z's 16 Minutes Podcast09/26/2020
    40:00
  41. 49.
    Fri. 09/25 – Amazon Announces The Luna Cloud Gaming Service09/25/2020
    22:54
  42. 50.
    Thu. 09/24 – The Rebel Alliance Forming To Battle App Stores09/24/2020
    20:01
  43. 51.
    Wed. 09/23 – Microsoft “Exclusively” Licenses GPT-309/23/2020
    19:25
  44. 52.
    Tue. 09/22 – Quibi Is “Exploring Options”09/22/2020
    18:27
  45. 53.
    Mon. 09/21 – ByteDance Says It Won. Trump Says Not So Fast. TikTok Continues… For Now.09/21/2020
    20:26
  46. 54.
    Fri. 09/18 – WeChat Officially Banned On Sunday. TikTok Only Kinda Banned.09/18/2020
    23:17
  47. 55.
    Thu. 09/17 – PS5 Details Revealed. But Good Luck Pre-Ordering!09/17/2020
    19:07
  48. 56.
    Wed. 09/16 – Facebook Unveils The Oculus Quest 209/16/2020
    19:19
  49. 57.
    Tue. 09/15 – The Apple “Time Flies” Event09/15/2020
    18:40
  50. 58.
    Mon. 09/14 – Has Oracle Saved TikTok (In The US)?09/14/2020
    24:15
  51. 59.
    (Bonus) The TikTok Sales Saga With @Kantrowitz09/12/2020
    41:50
  52. 60.
    Fri. 09/11 – Microsoft Says The Hackers Are Coming For The Election09/11/2020
    18:21
  53. 61.
    Thu. 09/10 – “Campus” Is Facebook, But For College Kids (Insert Joke Here)09/10/2020
    18:46
  54. 62.
    Wed. 09/09 – Clarifications And Follow-Ups09/09/2020
    19:58
  55. 63.
    Tue. 09/08 – Xbox Series X and (Series S!) Details Revealed09/08/2020
    24:09
  56. 64.
    Feed Drop - The Passion Economy09/07/2020
    9:14
  57. 65.
    (Bonus) The WHOLE EV Space With EV News Daily Podcast09/05/2020
    39:08
  58. 66.
    Fri. 09/04 – Ad-Pocalypse (Not) Now09/04/2020
    18:49
  59. 67.
    Thu. 09/03 – Will Only One iPhone (The Expensive One) Get The Fastest 5G?09/03/2020
    20:51
  60. 68.
    Wed. 09/02 – Nvidia’s New GPU Powerhouse, the RTX 309009/02/2020
    20:08
  61. 69.
    Tue. 09/01 – Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 Released; All The Details09/01/2020
    17:36
  62. 70.
    Mon. 08/31 – TikTok Has A Buyer?08/31/2020
    19:13
  63. 71.
    Fri. 08/28 – Ok, So… How About Walmart Owning TikTok?08/28/2020
    20:57
  64. 72.
    Thu. 08/27 – Halo, Amazon’s New Fitness Wearable08/27/2020
    25:17
  65. 73.
    Wed. 08/26 – Palantir’s S-1 Takes A Swipe At Silicon Valley08/26/2020
    19:14
  66. 74.
    Tue. 08/25 – Fitbit’s Sense Smartwatch and Versa 308/25/2020
    19:23
  67. 75.
    Mon. 08/24 – Is Apple Evil Now?08/24/2020
    21:36
  68. 76.
    Introducing the Kottke Ride Home08/23/2020
    50:36
  69. 77.
    Fri. 08/21 - Uber’s Former CSO Charged With Obstruction of Justice08/21/2020
    17:50
  70. 78.
    Thu. 08/20 – Lyft Ends Service In California At Midnight08/20/2020
    20:01
  71. 79.
    Wed. 08/19 – You Won’t Be Able To Use An Oculus Without A Facebook Account08/19/2020
    19:48
  72. 80.
    Tue. 08/18 – Apple Goes Nuclear Against Epic Games08/18/2020
    17:30
  73. 81.
    Mon. 08/17 – Why Regulatory Change For Big Tech Is Maybe Inevitable08/17/2020
    21:51
  74. 82.
    (Bonus) The Reliance Jio Story With The Diff Newsletter08/15/2020
    36:42
  75. 83.
    Fri. 08/14 – Fortnite Banned! The Epic/Apple/Google Battle Royale08/14/2020
    18:49
  76. 84.
    Thu. 08/13 – Apple Subscription Bundles By October?08/13/2020
    18:53
  77. 85.
    Wed. 08/12 – Microsoft Launches Surface Duo!08/12/2020
    22:13
  78. 86.
    Tue. 08/11 – Google To Create A Global Android-Powered Earthquake Alert System08/11/2020
    20:41
  79. 87.
    Mon. 08/10 – Amazon to Turn Malls Into Fulfillment Centers?08/10/2020
    18:45
  80. 88.
    Fri. 08/07 – The Executive Order To Ban TikTok and WeChat08/07/2020
    22:05
  81. 89.
    Thu. 08/06 – Will The US’s “Clean Network” Plan Break The Internet?08/06/2020
    22:17
  82. 90.
    Wed. 08/05 – Samsung’s Unpacked Event And The New Galaxy Note 20s08/05/2020
    21:24
  83. 91.
    Tue. 08/04 – Last Hurrah? iMacs Get A Major Update08/04/2020
    21:39
  84. 92.
    Mon. 08/03 – The TikTok, Microsoft, Trump Ban Saga Explained08/03/2020
    20:18
  85. 93.
    Fri. 07/31 – Nvidia In Talks To Buy Arm?07/31/2020
    19:48
  86. 94.
    Thu. 07/30 – A Comprehensive (8-Minute) Rundown of the Big Tech Congressional Testimony07/30/2020
    19:32
  87. 95.
    Wed. 07/29 – Big Tech CEO’s Testimony Before Congress07/29/2020
    20:43
  88. 96.
    Tue. 07/28 – Instagram Is Making TikTok-ers An Offer (They Hope) They Can’t Refuse07/28/2020
    20:08
  89. 97.
    Mon. 07/27 – Googlers May Not Return To The Office Until NEXT July07/27/2020
    19:00
  90. 98.
    Fri. 07/24 – The US Has A Quantum Internet Plan07/24/2020
    23:24
  91. 99.
    Thu. 07/23 – Corning Introduces A New Gorilla Glass: Victus!07/23/2020
    18:39
  92. 100.
    Wed. 07/22 - Samsung Announces the Galaxy Z Flip 5G07/22/2020
    18:51
  93. 101.
    Tue. 07/21 – Apple Pledges 100% Carbon Neutrality by 203007/21/2020
    18:46
  94. 102.
    Mon. 07/20 – eBay to Sell Its Classified Ads Business?07/20/2020
    20:32
  95. 103.
    (Bonus) Listener Call-In 2- The Revenge!07/18/2020
    1:06:35
  96. 104.
    Fri. 07/17 – Is A 21-Year-Old British Hacker Behind The Great Twitter Hijacking?07/17/2020
    18:57
  97. 105.
    Thu. 07/16 – The Great Twitter Hijack of 202007/16/2020
    20:06
  98. 106.
    Wed. 07/15 – Is It Too Early To Start Talking About 6G?07/15/2020
    20:27
  99. 107.
    Tue. 07/14 – What If Apple Bought Arm?07/14/2020
    21:24
  100. 108.
    Mon. 07/13 – SiriusXM Makes the Biggest Podcast Acquisition Yet07/13/2020
    17:47
  101. 109.
    Fri. 07/10 – Kuo: Apple Silicon Macs Coming THIS Year07/10/2020
    24:21
  102. 110.
    Thu. 07/09 – Apple’s Not Gonna Abandon Thunderbolt07/09/2020
    21:42
  103. 111.
    Wed. 07/08 – Facebook Fails Its Own Audit07/08/2020
    20:53
  104. 112.
    Tue. 07/07 – Will The US Government Ban TikTok?07/07/2020
    19:16
  105. 113.
    Mon. 07/06 – Uber Buys Postmates07/06/2020
    20:04
  106. 114.
    Thu. 07/02 – ALL of Silicon Valley (kinda) Has A Date With Washington07/02/2020
    21:27
  107. 115.
    Wed. 07/01 – YouTube TV Has Recreated The TV Bundle At Essentially The Same Price Point07/01/2020
    17:50
  108. 116.
    Tue. 06/30 – Amazon Prime Video Launches Watch Party06/30/2020
    18:43
  109. 117.
    Mon. 06/29 – Reddit Bans r/The_Donald and The Facebook Ad Boycott, Explained06/29/2020
    20:51
  110. 118.
    (Bonus) WWDC Wrap Up With Rene Ritchie @reneritchie06/27/2020
    27:17
  111. 119.
    Fri. 06/26 - Amazon Buys Self-Driving Startup Zoox06/26/2020
    20:39
  112. 120.
    Thu. 06/25 – Amazon Has A Counterfeit Crimes Unit (Sounds Like An NBC TV Show)06/25/2020
    18:42
  113. 121.
    Wed. 06/24 – Oculus Go and Olympus (and Force Touch?) Go Bye Bye06/24/2020
    19:08
  114. 122.
    Tue. 06/23 – Zoom is No Longer The King of the Work-From-Home Era06/23/2020
    19:28
  115. 123.
    Mon. 06/22 – WWDC 2020 (Virtually)06/22/2020
    23:06
  116. 124.
    Fri. 06/19 – It’s Gonna Be An Interesting WWDC…06/19/2020
    21:52
  117. 125.
    Thu. 06/18 – Audio Comes To Tweets06/18/2020
    20:51
  118. 126.
    Wed. 06/17 – HEY! The Whole Brouhaha Between Apple And Basecamp06/17/2020
    17:42
  119. 127.
    Tue. 06/16 – Apple’s Turn in The EU Antitrust Toolshed06/16/2020
    18:25
  120. 128.
    Mon. 06/15 – People Are Actually MORE Honest On Their Cellphones06/15/2020
    18:22
  121. 129.
    Fri. 06/12 – Why Chris Cox Returning to Facebook is Such A Big Deal06/12/2020
    19:08
  122. 130.
    Thu. 06/11 – Regulation News Thursday06/11/2020
    18:21
  123. 131.
    Wed. 06/10 – Robocallers Face The Music06/10/2020
    18:39
  124. 132.
    Tue. 06/09 – Apple Could Announce Arm Chips For Macs at WWDC In A Matter Of Days06/09/2020
    22:56
  125. 133.
    Mon. 06/08 – Airbnb Is Suddenly Seeing More Travel Bookings Than It Did This Time Last Year06/08/2020
    19:34
  126. 134.
    Fri. 06/05 - What If Self-Driving Cars Won’t Prevent As Many Accidents As We Hoped?06/05/2020
    20:12
  127. 135.
    Thu. 06/04 – A Class-Action Lawsuit Around Incognito Mode06/04/2020
    20:21
  128. 136.
    Wed. 06/03 - Is On-Device Translation Coming to iOS?06/03/2020
    20:47
  129. 137.
    Tue. 06/02 – Everything is Postponed06/02/2020
    18:24
  130. 138.
    Mon. 06/01 – The Facebook Walkout06/01/2020
    19:51
  131. 139.
    Fri. 05/29 – The Best Summary of the Executive Order I Can Muster (Replacement)05/29/2020
    21:29
  132. 140.
    Thu. 05/28 – The Most Consequential Tweets For Silicon Valley of All Time?05/28/2020
    20:41
  133. 141.
    Wed. 05/27 – Amazon Joins The Self-Driving Race05/27/2020
    23:15
  134. 142.
    Tue. 05/26 – What Does A 3-Day Weekend Even Mean Anymore?05/26/2020
    18:12
  135. 143.
    (Bonus) Bryan Salesky, CEO of Argo05/23/2020
    32:27
  136. 144.
    Fri. 05/22 – I Do A Complete 180 on WFH05/22/2020
    21:07
  137. 145.
    Thu. 05/21 – The Galaxy S20 Tactical Edition05/21/2020
    20:03
  138. 146.
    Wed. 05/20 – Joe Rogan is Podcasting’s Howard Stern Moment05/20/2020
    22:11
  139. 147.
    Tues. 05/19 - If You Virtual Build It, They Will Come05/19/2020
    20:38
  140. 148.
    Mon. 05/18 – Pizza Arbitrage Shows How The Food Delivery Space Is Broken05/18/2020
    21:07
  141. 149.
    (Bonus) Listener Call in I - The "Call-in-an-ing"05/16/2020
    51:55
  142. 150.
    Fri. 05/15 – Facebook Buys GIPHY05/15/2020
    26:55
  143. 151.
    Thu. 05/14 – “Monstrous” Chip News05/14/2020
    21:59
  144. 152.
    Wed. 05/13 – What If We Never Go Back To The Office?05/13/2020
    19:32
  145. 153.
    Tue. 05/12 - Quibbling With Quibi05/12/2020
    20:21
  146. 154.
    Mon. 05/11 – Why Call it “Thunderspy” and not “Thunderstruck” or “Thunderstorm?”05/11/2020
    19:29
  147. 155.
    (Bonus) Did Al Gore Invent The Internet?05/09/2020
    27:26
  148. 156.
    Fri. 05/08 – How Good Can an $18 Apple Watch Knock-Off Really Be?05/08/2020
    20:43
  149. 157.
    Thu. 05/07 – Do Lyft Earnings Mean Ride Hailing As An Industry Might Survive?05/07/2020
    20:51
  150. 158.
    Wed. 05/06 – Disney+ Is Saving Mickey’s Bacon At The Moment05/06/2020
    18:57
  151. 159.
    Tue. 05/05 – UK’s Contact Tracing App Won’t Work In the Background 05/05/2020
    21:56
  152. 160.
    Mon. 05/04 - Usable Keyboards Return to the 13-inch MacBook Pro05/04/2020
    20:40
  153. 161.
    Fri. 05/01 - Sometime Sanity Wins (ICANN Edition)05/01/2020
    22:53
  154. 162.
    Thu. 04/30 – Don’t Fight The Tape (Tech Earnings Edition)04/30/2020
    20:48
  155. 163.
    Wed. 04/29 – Here Come the Tech Earnings…04/29/2020
    22:02
  156. 164.
    Tue. 04/28 – Deepfakes As A Killer (Advertising) App04/28/2020
    20:09
  157. 165.
    Mon. 04/27 – It’s Always A Good Day When Your Starship Doesn’t Explode04/27/2020
    20:49
  158. 166.
    (Bonus Bonus) The Alfred P. Sloan Era of the Internet Era04/26/2020
    16:56
  159. 167.
    (Bonus) Why Shopify Is #Winning With James McLeod04/25/2020
    33:13
  160. 168.
    Fri. 04/24 - Google Battens Down The Hatches04/24/2020
    24:12
  161. 169.
    Thu. 04/23 – Privacy Hypocrisy From France?04/23/2020
    18:58
  162. 170.
    Wed. 04/22 – Facebook’s Big Play In India04/22/2020
    19:07
  163. 171.
    Tue. 04/21 – Sonos Radio04/21/2020
    18:53
  164. 172.
    Mon. 04/20 – Well, Your iPad IS A Laptop Now, Which Means Bigger And Heavier04/20/2020
    18:49
  165. 173.
    (Bonus) Who's Right About The Economy? Wall Street Or Silcon Valley? With Alex Wilhelm @alex04/18/2020
    42:55
  166. 174.
    Fri. 04/17 - Y Combinator Gets Picky04/17/2020
    20:50
  167. 175.
    Thu. 04/16 - The Video Conferencing Space Is So Hot, We’re Getting Steamy M&A Action Now. 04/16/2020
    19:15
  168. 176.
    Wed. 04/15 – New iPhone SE!04/15/2020
    19:17
  169. 177.
    Tue, 04/14 - Seems Like Old Times! An Actual Smartphone Launch Event!04/14/2020
    20:48
  170. 178.
    Mon. 04/13 – Back To The iPhone 5 Design Future?04/13/2020
    20:26
  171. 179.
    (Bonus) Tech Giant Psychoanalysis With Alex Kantrowitz04/11/2020
    30:43
  172. 180.
    Fri. 04/10 – HUGE: Apple and Google Join Forces For Coronavirus Contact Tracing04/10/2020
    22:25
  173. 181.
    Thu. 04/09 – Why The Pandemic Might Be Long-Term Good For The Internet04/09/2020
    19:40
  174. 182.
    Wed. 04/08 – The Desktop Web Is Back (for the time being…)04/08/2020
    20:11
  175. 183.
    Tue. 04/07 - The Latest Startup Gunning For Gmail04/07/2020
    18:12
  176. 184.
    Mon. 04/06 – Happy Quibi Day!04/06/2020
    19:22
  177. 185.
    Fri. 04/03 - It’s An 80’s Style Free HBO Bonanza!04/03/2020
    19:47
  178. 186.
    Thu. 04/02 - Zoom Apologizes And Wow's On DAUs04/02/2020
    20:08
  179. 187.
    Wed. 04/01 - The Zoom Privacy Storm04/01/2020
    20:11
  180. 188.
    Tue. 03/31 - Apple Buys Dark Sky!03/31/2020
    21:21
  181. 189.
    Mon. 03/30 – HQ Trivia Back From The Dead!03/30/2020
    20:16
  182. 190.
    Fri. 03/27 - Apple's Covid-19 App03/27/2020
    18:50
  183. 191.
    Thu. 03/26 – No New iPhone Until 2021?03/26/2020
    19:08
  184. 192.
    Wed. 03/25 - Google Podcasts Comes To iOS03/25/2020
    18:42
  185. 193.
    Tue. 03/24 - Instagram Co-Watching03/24/2020
    19:31
  186. 194.
    Mon. 03/23 - The Pros And Cons Of Surveilling Against Covid1903/23/2020
    18:39
  187. 195.
    (Bonus) WFH With WSJ's Chris Mims03/21/2020
    26:31
  188. 196.
    Fri. 03/20 - Instagram Copies The Last Snapchat Feature Left03/20/2020
    19:00
  189. 197.
    Thu. 03/19 - This Is The Microsoft Teams Moment03/19/2020
    19:22
  190. 198.
    Wed. 03/18 - The iPad is a Laptop Now!03/18/2020
    20:05
  191. 199.
    Tue. 03/17 - Microsoft Wants To Own The Dev Stack03/17/2020
    18:46
  192. 200.
    Mon. 03/16 - What REALLY Happened W/That Google Coronavirus Project?03/16/2020
    18:58

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