TWiT 732: Why is My Fridge Playing ICP? Aug. 19, 2019

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This Week in Tech (Video HD) * Amazon's paid tweeters program backfires * Telus email out for the past 4 days * $3 Million Fortnite winner SWATted * How Gamergate launched a culture war * Esports is officially mainstream - how to get an esports scholarship to college * Verizon sells Tumblr for about 2% of what Yahoo bought it for 6 years ago * iPhone 11 coming September 10 - how private will it be? * Apple sues Corellium for virtualization service * Google's challenging past 3 years * Google forces Nest to leave recording lights on * iPhone …



  • Amazon's paid tweeters program backfires
    • Telus email out for the past 4 days
    • $3 Million Fortnite winner SWATted
    • How Gamergate launched a culture war
    • Esports is officially mainstream - how to get an esports scholarship to college
    • Verizon sells Tumblr for about 2% of what Yahoo bought it for 6 years ago
    • iPhone 11 coming September 10 - how private will it be?
    • Apple sues Corellium for virtualization service
    • Google's challenging past 3 years
    • Google forces Nest to leave recording lights on
    • iPhone 11 Pro Max?
    • Pixel 3a's faux 20x zoom
    • Rival search engines drop out of Google's search engine ballot auction
    • Amazon's Rekognition face recognition system can't tell the difference between congressmen and criminals
    • "NULL" vanity plate garners man $12,000+ in parking violations
    • 3 simple ways to defeat face recognition
    • Update your Windows 10 system NOW. Seriously.
    • New Bluetooth KNOB attack
    • Huawei gets a break
    • Georgia required to use paper ballots
    • FTC willing to break up big tech
    • IKEA gets serious about smart tech
    • Disney after account sharers
    • Don't use Kaspersky anti-virus
    • Tesla owner implants her key in her arm
    • Apple shuts down 3rd-party WebKit anti-tracking abusers

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