This Week in Google with Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, Stacey Higginbotham, and Ant Pruitt

Jun 30th 2021

This Week in Google 618

Looks Like I'm Walkin'

Facebook Monopoly, FTC, FLOC
Records live every Wednesday at 4:00pm Eastern / 1:00pm Pacific / 20:00 UTC.
Category: News
  • Judge throws out state and federal cases against Facebook
  • Judge to FTC: you can’t just say ‘Facebook has a monopoly’ - you have to define that.
  • Stratechery analysis: "the real problem is that I don’t think that Facebook has a monopoly!"
  • Amazon says FTC chair should recuse herself
  • Amazon reportedly pressuring suppliers for a discounted stake in their businesses
  • Google, Microsoft End Their Five-Year Ceasefire
  • Exclusive: 700 Million LinkedIn Records Leaked June 2021
  • Why biologists like Carl Bergstrom are warning that social media is a risk to humanity
  • Acer Chromebook 514 review: Undercover powerhouse
  • Good news: Google no longer requires publishers to use the AMP format
  • Google now warns people about unreliable or quickly changing search results
  • Google delays FLOC
  • YouTube TV Unveils Dolby Digital Support & Premium Add-on with 4K, Offline Downloads, and Unlimited Streams
  • Google makes Gmail advanced search more obvious
  • Google Play developers will need to follow two requirements
  • Google Begins Using MUM For Vaccine Search Results
  • Google Messages now lets you star messages so you can find important texts
  • German privacy tsar tells ministries to shut Facebook pages
  • Stacey's Pick: Amazon Halo Movement updates
  • Leo's Pick: Neeva is an ad-free search alternative from ex-Googlers
  • Jeff's Pick: Accenture news report on newspaper revenue decline
  • Ant's Pick: Life Reflected
  • Ant's Pick: This Is American Lives

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