Episode 79

Fortnite, killer self-driving Ubers, and 5G in Canada


March 21st, 2018

1 hr 12 mins 10 secs

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About this Episode

Dan's away this week. While he is, Marc and Riley talk about Fortnite and PUBG for mobile platforms, the autonomous Uber that killed a woman in Arizona (and its fallout), a public-private partnership that'll give $400 million toward 5G research in Canada, and empathetic robots designed to help call centre employees.

Speed round:
-Facebook and data and stuff
-Facebook Lite and Facebook Messenger Lite
-Alexa's "brief mode" sounds perfect for Dan
-Google Lens available on iOS through Google Photos
-Location-based reminders through Home devices are here
-Tinder is suing Bumble for patent infringement
-Atari is releasing a new thing and it looks beautiful
-The Source recalled a bunch of power blocks
-Apple is developing MicroLED screens for Apple Watch
-International Dota 2 Championships are being held in Vancouver this year
-eBay's AR tool will help you pack things to sell

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