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Verizon sells Tumblr to WordPress #034



This week, Frontier network outages get worse in New York, if you had a Google Pixel or Pixel XL, you may be getting up to $500, Verizon sells tumbler to WordPress, FCC is investing more dollars in rural broadband plus some DSLR cameras may have ransomware.

 

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#033 The New Samsung Note 10



This week, Samsungs unpacks, Google Fiber brings gigabit internet to Austin Texas, the FCC finally denies a net neutrality complaint against Verizon, a tablet for kids has flaws, plus Frontier is failing.

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Millions of data were breached #032



This week, 100 million Capital One customers affected by a data breach, 3 million patient records were breached, Verizon comes out with new unlimited data plans, plus UC Santa Barbara sues.

 

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K12.com exposes millions of records #029



This week, FCC wants to ban caller id spoofing, K12.com exposed student records, AT&T makes it harder for spam callers to reach you plus Amazon has a lot of Prime Day deals!

 


A super-sized GNC WIR episode! #028



This weeks tech news is massive, there’s huge news from government in tech news block which features the 2020 democratic debate to a social media summit may be held at the White House, also in 5G news both AT&T and T-Mobile turn on 5G while Verizon adds 5G in another city, plus US forecasters are expressing concerns about 5G.

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Facebook is getting in the cryptocurrency game #027



It’s officially Summer!  But before you break out the suntan lotion and crank up the tunes, it’s a new episode and this week Facebook is all in with cryptocurrency but the US and the European government wants answers before it launches Facebook, Google and Twitter will testify on terrorist content, plus Amazon Prime Day 2019 is back!

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Amazon to fight homelessness #026



Happy Father’s Day to all of the dads and single parents out there! For this week’s episode of GNC WIR,  some of the tech news brings from Amazon is fighting homelessness, BET is launching a streaming service,10 states are suing the T-Mobile Sprint merger, plus Julian Assange may be extradited to the United States.

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Another woe for Huawei? #025



Wow, the month of May flew by didn’t?  For this weeks episode on the last day of this month, Apple updates the iPod touch, yes the iPod touch is back,  Facebook and Twitter suspend accounts while Twitch suspends accounts temporarily. also in the news, Huawei is taking the US government to court

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Memorial Day 2019 #024



Happy Memorial Day Weekend to all!  I want to give a big thank you who are serving now or has served in the armed forces on this Memorial Day weekend not just today but every day.  Some of the tech news this week, yes we all know that Game of Thrones series has ended its run and it’s reported that the TV series has broken records, and in other news this week Sony will only make phones for 4 markets.


Disney now owns Hulu #023



Yes, there was no episode last week, I was not feeling well. It may have been from the remnants from being sick from the week prior. So my apologies, but fear not GNC WIR community, a new episode is here! And this weeks tech news is sure not to disappoint, a huge Google news block, a streaming news block plus Disney is now in control of Hulu.

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