TWiT 685: Emotional Support Ham Sept. 24, 2018

from This Week in Tech (Video)· ·

This Week in Tech (Video LO) * iPhone XS and XS Max are flying off the shelves (especially in Santa Rosa). * Pixel 2 camera beats the iPhone XS. * Why the dual-sim iPhones are a bigger deal than you think. * (Heart) doctors hate it! Apple Watch's one weird ECG trick. * Elon Musk introduces the first SpaceX moon passenger, DOJ introduces a criminal investigation to Musk. * Amazon introduces a slew of new Alexa devices in its continuing mission to control everything in your home (including you). * Magic Leap One first look: nobody should buy it, but …



  • iPhone XS and XS Max are flying off the shelves (especially in Santa Rosa).
    • Pixel 2 camera beats the iPhone XS.
    • Why the dual-sim iPhones are a bigger deal than you think.
    • (Heart) doctors hate it! Apple Watch's one weird ECG trick.
    • Elon Musk introduces the first SpaceX moon passenger, DOJ introduces a criminal investigation to Musk.
    • Amazon introduces a slew of new Alexa devices in its continuing mission to control everything in your home (including you).
    • Magic Leap One first look: nobody should buy it, but it is absolutely the future.
    • Happy 10th anniversary, T-Mobile G1! We have come full circle: the first Android phone didn't have a headphone jack, either.
    • Google's plans for China, and China's plans for the world.
    • John Hancock won't sell you life insurance unless you strap on a Fitbit or Apple Watch.
    • Coding error scraps Subaru Ascent.
    • Salesforce's Mark Benioff buys Time magazine.
    • Freezing your credit report is now free thanks to a new law.

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