This Week in Google

TWiG 431: Mordor, She Wrote

Dodany: 16 listopada 2017


Pixel Buds are getting bad reviews. Blasting Facebook and Google. Amazon pays $250 Million for Lord of the Rings TV rights. Alibaba's $25 billion Singles' Day. Self-driving trucks and flying cars....

TWiG 430: Uber's Lyft-Off

Dodany: 9 listopada 2017


A wave of technopanic is sweeping the world. Or is it intelligent concern over the power wielded by internet giants like Facebook and Google? Plus,Uber's flying cars, Trump's DOJ tells Time-Warner...

TWiG 429: Quesoff

Dodany: 2 listopada 2017


Google, Facebook, and Twitter testify before Congress about Russian interference, bad ideas on how to 'fix' Facebook, Google's CEO promises to fix the hamburger emoji, Google locks users out of...

TWiG 428: The Jesuit Party House

Dodany: 26 października 2017


Pixel 2 XL clicking, hissing, and burn-in (but no explosions). YouTube's brilliant World Series advertising. Mystery Oreos taste gross. 50 new kids' games on Google Home. Google can help you find...

TWiG 427: Wig Radar

Dodany: 19 października 2017


Pixel 2 arrives tomorrow with a secret custom imaging chip. Google AI can teach itself Go. Snopes and Politifact get fake news ads. How to get a job as a Personality Designer at Google. Samsung's...

TWiG 426: Vulnerable to Journalism

Dodany: 12 października 2017


Facebook, Twitter, and now Google have discovered that Russia bought political ads during the election. Kaspersky is spying. So is the Google Home Mini. Google buys 60db. Project Loon may give...

TWiG 425: Dogatonic

Dodany: 4 października 2017


Google announced a whole slew of new products this morning in its push to control the home ecosystem. We go down the list and analyze their strategy.
Hosts: Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, and Stacey...

TWiG 424: The Echo Chamber

Dodany: 28 września 2017


Google is 19 years old. Its present to us? Cool Google Doodles. Its present to itself? 2,000 HTC Engineers. Google and Levi's make a smart jacket. Google might make a better-sounding Home. Amazon...

TWiG 423: I Can't Hear You Over the Internet

Dodany: 21 września 2017


Google has a whole lotta leaks. Pixel 2 XL! Google Home Mini! Google Pixelbook! Coral Daydream VR headsets! Google might buy HTC's phone division any second now. Chrome will block autoplay videos...

TWiG 422: The Missing Link

Dodany: 14 września 2017


Qualcomm says Android beats iPhone. Samsung wants a folding phone. Everybody hates Silicon Valley. Especially Facebook. Even more especially the ex-Googlers who founded Bodega. Oxford commas,...

TWiG 421: Not OK, Google

Dodany: 7 września 2017


How important is it for companies to have good morals? Hackers in US power grid. An Oreo deep dive. Essential Phone: beautiful, unfixable. Facebook code controls 16% of the average website. Will...

TWiG 420: Low Irish Talking

Dodany: 31 sierpnia 2017


Use the internet to help hurricane Harvey victims. Leo discovers ASMR. Google takes Tango down a notch with ARCore. New Pixel Phones 10/5. 2017 Eclipse Megamovie. Google Translate crowdsources Mr....

TWiG 419: Foie Gras Lollipop

Dodany: 24 sierpnia 2017


Google partners with Walmart to take on Amazon. Amazon's Whole Foods acquisition clears the FTC. Google Home gets phone calling and Bluetooth features. Supreme Court may have to decide if you can...

TWiG 418: I Want a Three-Tier Tiffen

Dodany: 17 sierpnia 2017


Neo-Nazi site The Daily Stormer kicked off Go Daddy, Google, Cloudflare, Twitter, and more. Essential phone will be here next week. Pixel 2 passes the FCC, will feature squeezable sides. Allo on...

TWiG 417: Fire and Furry

Dodany: 10 sierpnia 2017


Google engineer writes men's rights diatribe. Google fires him. Discussion ensues. Also: Deepmind vs. Starcraft, get a new phone every 30 days, Amazon's secret brands, Instagram depression, and the...

TWiG 416: Mr. Nutter Butter Has a Message for You

Dodany: 3 sierpnia 2017


US Digital Service - making government better. Alphabet Q2 earnings up, stocks down. Chrome's ad blocker is available to devs. Not everybody likes Google's plan to track offline sales. Is privacy a...

TWiG 415: Sinkhole Ahead!

Dodany: 27 lipca 2017


No more "OK Google" search on Chromebooks? Facebook profit spikes 71%, laws of Australia trump laws of mathematics? Waze is now on Android Auto, and more.
Hosts: Leo Laporte and Jeff Jarvis...

TWiG 414: Never a Freshman

Dodany: 20 lipca 2017


Musical Podcasts. Google Glass for Enterprise. New Google Feed. Better Google Analytics. Facebook News Subscription. Amazon Meal Kits, Spark, Treasure Truck, and Outfit Compare. Samsung Bixby...

TWiG 413: You Never Know What's Not Going to Happen

Dodany: 13 lipca 2017


Today is the Net Neutrality Day of Action. Go to and write your congressperson. Also, The Pixel XL 2 may feature a squeezable frame. Allo is coming to the desktop in "a few...

TWiG 412: The Yodeling Pickle

Dodany: 6 lipca 2017


Harassment and discrimination in Silicon Valley. Amazon Dash Wand First look. Health data privacy pros and cons. Facebook tracking its users. Bixby still can't speak English. US partially lifts...