All Electric, No Problem

Episode 63 · December 24th, 2018 · 44 mins 21 secs

About this Episode

In This Episode:

  • As Facebook Raised a Privacy Wall, It Carved an Opening for Tech Giants
  • Not just Facebook: Twitter and Snapchat store unposted photos, too, and there's a specific reason
  • Facebook Filed A Patent To Calculate Your Future Location
  • This site will show you the highest-rated movies on Netflix and Amazon Prime
  • How Google Will Destroy Uber
  • Self-driving dirt rally vehicle offers crash course in autonomous car safety
  • Ex-Uber engineer claims to travel 3,099 miles in a self-driving car
  • Ars takes a first tour of the length of The Boring Company’s test tunnel
  • Israeli company claims it has created new technology that can destroy cancerous tumors
  • Robinhood launches checking and savings with an almost unheard-of 3% interest rate
  • California Requires New City Buses to Be Electric by 2029

Weird & Wacky Tech:

  • This 13-Year-Old Invented a Genius, Prize-Winning Way to Improve Solar Panel
  • MIT Scientists Have Announced They Can Shrink Objects Down to The Nanoscale
  • Tat tunes? Soundwave tattoos allow people to play songs through app
  • Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody becomes most streamed song from 20th century

Tech Recommendations:
Sanjay - Price Wise by Firefox
Adam - Way Back Machine
Shannon - Audacity

Ad and Tech Rec theme music is from "Partly Cloudy" by A Tape Full of Mistakes
Weird & Wacky theme music is from "Brainwavves" by Strong Suit

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