Episode 126

Broadcast laws and your unsafe data

May 30th, 2019

1 hr 31 mins 16 secs

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About this Episode

In this week's episode we'll tell you about what the big companies are lobbying for in the new CRTC broadcast standards, how Facebook is pissing off Canada and the rest of the world's governments, a new iPod Touch, and a ton of unfortunate news about your personal data. Sorry.

Speed round:

  • SD association lets Huawei back in
  • a Flipboard hack compromised email addresses, passwords, and usernames
  • expect to see Apple Maps cars in Canada soon
  • Amazon shipped some guy a phone that wasn't even announced yet
  • Microsoft Excel on iOS is getting a super useful data entry feature
  • the Samsung Galaxy Fold is delayed (again)
  • ...and BestBuy is cancelling pre-orders
  • Amazon now has an easy voice command for managing Alexa data
  • Uber is deactivating riders with low ratings
  • Twitter is almost certainly not giving us an edit button
  • the Sonic movie is delayed because they're re-doing his whole look

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