September 24, 2023

Whereas our reviewers spend time testing the quite a few Samsung gadgets that have been simply introduced, this episode Cherlynn and Sam dive into the comparatively sluggish week in tech. In fact, we are able to’t escape the onslaught of stories coming from X-Twitter-Musk land, identical to how residents from a constructing throughout from the corporate’s San Francisco headquarters have been unable to flee from blinding lights this weekend. We additionally go over some updates from Meta and Google and uncover why Cherlynn loves clowns.

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Table of Contents



  • This week in X/Twitter information: A disturbing strobe-light of a brand and hiding your checkmark – 1:21

  • Tesla beneath investigation for steering and battery vary points – 11:31

  • Half of Meta Threads customers at the moment are inactive – 24:16

  • Meta could also be engaged on an Abraham Lincoln AI chatbot – 29:39

  • Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman suggests the iPhone 15 may include USB-C charging – 37:58

  • Engaged on – 54:13

  • Popular culture picks – 56:47

Hosts: Cherlynn Low and Sam Rutherford
Producer: Ben Ellman
Music: Dale North and Terrence O’Brien

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