Android disasters

About This Episode

On this week's show, we talk about Amazon Echo in Canada; Essential's price drop (probably due to its poor sales); major screen complaints about the Google Pixel 2 XL, and why that makes Riley sad; Amazon's HQ2 RFP; and the potential for Susan Fowler's explosive blog post as a movie.

Speed round
-Alphabet invested $1b into Lyft
-Google is going to reward researchers $1,000 for reporting bugs in the Play Store
-Xplorenet bought NetSet
-Snap drastically overestimated demand for Spectacles
-Only 53 cities are actually testing or thinking about testing self-driving vehicles