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TNT 1661: The Aunt Prissy Effect

December 14, 201640 min
US President Elect Donald Trump invited a number of Silicon Valley's top technology minds to an introductory meeting at Trump tower.Microsoft has quietly issued a patch fixing one of their Windows automatic update patches that blocked users from accessing the Internet or joining a local network.Yahoo disclosed a new hack involving more than 1 billion user accounts, with names, email addresses, phone numbers, birthdays, hashed passwords, and security questions and answers all leaked to a third party.Amazon's Prime Air completed its first drone delivery -- a fire TV device and a bag of popcorn, in a beta test of the service in Cambridgeshire in England.A new update rolling out to Twitter users brings the capability for Live video broadcasting into the app itself, and it's powered by Periscope.Andrew Hawkins from The Verge talks about Uber's new self-driving ride-hailing service in San Francisco and why regulators want to shut it down on its first day.
Hosts: Megan Morrone and Jason Howell
Guest: Andrew Hawkins
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