Tech News Today 955: Xbox Live Goes Cross Platform

Cortana shows its face, XBox Live might go cross platform, Satya Nadella shuffles the deck, and more. source

Gillmor Gang: Auto Immunity

The Gillmor Gang — Frank Radice, Keith Teare, Denis Pombriant, Michael Markman, and Steve Gillmor . Recorded live Sunday, May 27, 2018. Digital cars, food, Hollywood, and other disruptions. G3:…

Tech News Today 1829: Consumer Reports Surface Tension

SNAP missed every one of Wall Street’s expectations in its quarterly earning, delivering less revenue and fewer users than investors had hoped for. The only … source

SPACE Administration would streamline federal oversight of commercial launches

As part of an ongoing effort to improve the regulatory conditions weathered by companies doing business in space, the Commerce Department has proposed to unify several offices under a new…

Tech News Today 4: Elon Musk Would Know

Hosts:Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane and Erik Lanigan SpaceX has successfully reached orbit, is Microsoft buying AOL, how much porn is on the Internet, and more. source

To truly protect citizens, lawmakers need to restructure their regulatory oversight of big tech

Gillian Hadfield Contributor Gillian Hadfield is the author of Rules for a Flat World: Why Humans Invented Law and How to Reinvent It for a Complex Global Economy and a…

Tech News Today 902: RISC of an ARMs Race

Twitter angers users with a new block policy, Google may take on Intel in chips, Gmail steals all the email images, and more. source

Tech News Today 1762: Spinal Surgery for Dummies

The Feds are launching a probe into Uber’s Greyball system. Greyball was the codename the ride-hailing company used to evade authorities in places where … source

Tech News Today 1283: Blocking the Ad Blockers

Anchor: Mike Elgan and Co-Anchor: Kashmir Hill 6/18/2015: A blocker that blocks the ad blockers, BuzzFeed launches a great news app, why Twitter is getting … source

Pandora now offers a Premium Family plan for $14.99 a month

Pandora just launched a family version of its Premium service. For $14.99 a month, up to six users can access Premium features (the individual version costs $9.99 a month). The…

Tech News Today 1313: France Says: Censor! Google Says Non!

7/30/15: Google refuses to follow France’s order to censor the global Internet, President Obama orders federal agencies to create the fastest supercomputer ever … source

This sensor stops your quadcopter before it can cut you

The folks at Spectrum have found a truly cool project for quadcopter pilots. It’s a spinning sensor that will stop the rotors if your finger gets too close to the…