Episodes

(TWTR SPC) The TWTR Whistleblower And The REAL AI Revolution

Aug. 27, 2022

First up, we have @KevinTDugan to give us deeper insight into the whole Twitter whistleblower situation. And then, @KylanGibbs of @inworld_ai convinces me we are maybe closer to the Metaverse than I ever thought possible. TL…

Fri 08/26 - Forget 5G; T-Mobile And SpaceX To Offer Zero-G Service

Aug. 26, 2022

Forget 5G, T-Mobile and SpaceX are teaming up to offer Zero-G Services. LastPass has gotten hacked, but we think your passwords are safe. When we can expect the new VR headset from Meta to be revealed. Twitter puts podcasts …

Thu. 08/25 – Far Out

Aug. 25, 2022

The Twitter Whistleblower is a big concern for Twitter, no matter what happens with the Elon stuff. Amazon zags slightly in its healthcare march. iPhone even official announcement. Ethereum merge dates officially solidified.…

Wed. 08/24 – Is The Twitter Whistleblower A “Material Adverse Effect”?

Aug. 24, 2022

A deep dive into that Twitter whistleblower, because the allegations are getting pretty interesting, and it turns out he’s a bigger deal than I knew. Apple is breaking it’s iPadOS release cadence. Fitbit has unveiled three n…

Tue. 08/23 – The Twitter Whistleblower

Aug. 23, 2022

The former head of security at Twitter has blown the whistle on the company saying it was… crap at security. Instagram wants to clone Be Real. More details on the new Sony VR headset. Some eth here, some eth there, eventuall…

Mon. 08/22 – Elon Musk Raising Prices Just For Fun

Aug. 22, 2022

Amazon continues to be serious about becoming your healthcare provider. Elon Musk is raising prices, I guess cause he can. Confirmation that Sam Bankman-Fried does indeed have a mountain of money. I continue to worry about s…

Fri. 08/19 – The Biggest Google Search Algo Change In Years?

Aug. 19, 2022

Looks like Evan Spiegel is retrenching in his dreams of making Snap primarily a camera company. Are we about to see the biggest Google Search algorithm change in years? Does TikTok effectively have a keystroke logger, and wi…

Thu. 08/18 – Does Mark Zuckerberg Have No Taste?

Aug. 18, 2022

Why the date of Apple’s iPhone event is interesting. Why Netflix will take away downloads for its ad-tier. Is the VPN built into iOS a lie? Streaming has finally slain linear television. Cameo will let you actually call cele…

Wed. 08/17 – “Anti Party” Technology

Aug. 17, 2022

Cracking down on house parties as a service. Apple makes moves to diversify the supply chain. Another worrying datapoint from the semiconductor industry. Have the banks been using WhatsApp to avoid scrutiny from regulators? …

Tue. 08/16 – Was The Twilio Breach A Route Into Signal?

Aug. 16, 2022

Was the Twilio breach really about hacking into Signal users? Apple’s serious about returning to the office. Tired: a global chip shortage. Wired: a global chip glut? Amazon says the FTC is harassing its executives. And how …

Mon. 08/15 – Adam Neumann To Take Another Crack At Real Estate

Aug. 15, 2022

Dutch authorities have arrested a developer related to Tornado Cash. But is there a grey area here that is a bit messy? LinkedIn seems ready to go all in on the creator and influencer economy. Apple seems to have confidence …

(Portfolio Profile) Mesha

Aug. 14, 2022

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(TWTR SPC) Are We In A Recession @noahpinion ?

Aug. 13, 2022

We speak today with Bloomberg Economics columnist Noah Smith. Are we in a recession? Are we in store for an actual shooting war with China? Is bitcoin due for one more big pump? Come for all of that, and stick around for Chr…

Fri. 08/12 – How Do We Feel About Arresting Open-Source Developers?

Aug. 12, 2022

Dutch authorities have arrested a developer related to Tornado Cash. But is there a grey area here that is a bit messy? LinkedIn seems ready to go all in on the creator and influencer economy. Apple seems to have confidence …

Thu. 08/11 – Disney Half (Plus Ads)

Aug. 11, 2022

Disney embraces inflation because it kind of has to. How Facebook and Instagram are sneakily still tracking you, even after Apple’s ATT changes. The FCC has rejected SpaceX for a big rural broadband deal. And where the teens…

Wed. 08/10 – The Samsung Galaxy Unpacked Event

Aug. 10, 2022

All the headlines from this morning’s Galaxy Unpacked event. Walmart wants to ad video to keep up with Prime. Spotify quietly begins selling tickets. And if someone sends you some dirty ETH, and you can’t block receipt of it…

Tue. 08/09 – WhatsApp Privacy Features

Aug. 9, 2022

WhatsApp rolls out privacy features. The battery icon returns to the iPhone. China is growing restless over its silicon industry. HBOMax will stop getting Warner Movies automatically. The really rugged smartwatch from Garmin…

Mon. 08/08 – What Data Is Telsa Collecting On You?

Aug. 8, 2022

Masa Son takes another one on the chin, another record loss. The US Treasury is sanctioning a major crypto mixing service. Netflix Gaming is off to a good start or a terrible one, I can’t tell. One of the streaming services …

(Portfolio Profile) Stashpad

Aug. 7, 2022

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(Bonus) Crossover Ep. With Big Technology Podcast - Meta Gonna Survive The Metaverse?

Aug. 6, 2022

Our friend Alex Kantrowitz returns to my kitchen table for a crossover episode with Big Technology Podcast (subscribe here) to discuss whether or not Meta is going to see its promise land Metaverse? And are we in a recession…

Fri. 08/05 – Amazon To Acquire iRobot

Aug. 5, 2022

Amazon wants to acquired the company that makes the Roomba robot, or as it’s known in my family, Vrrrrooom. We finally know the legal arguments both sides are making in the Elon/Twitter case. Does crashing semiconductor dema…

Thu. 08/04 – Is Stage Manager Worth It?

Aug. 4, 2022

Apple is delaying releasing iPadOS 16 just because it’s trying to make Stage Manager not suck. I wasn’t imagining it… the majority of the crypto hacks this year have been because of bridges. Would you pay $50k to be a guest …

Wed. 08/03 – An Actual Use Case For NFTs And An Actual Flying Car

Aug. 3, 2022

Now the hackers are stealing crypto from individual wallets at scale. Robinhood makes a massive layoff announcement. Y Combinator is shrinking its summer cohort. I’ve found an actual use case for NFT’s and it is college text…

Tue. 08/02 – What Is It With Bridges?

Aug. 2, 2022

Seriously, what is it with crypto bridges? Why are they seemingly so easy to hack? New York cracks down on Robinhood. A bunch of Silicon Valley boldfaced names are going to be swept up into the Twitter/Elon trial. And if Chr…