Everything you need to know from the podcast this week:
- Awkward… nobody wants to buy Twitter
- Yahoo built a secret surveillance system for the NSA that scanned all email inboxes
- Google’s Pixel and Pixel XL phones are refined, not radical
- Google Home is available for pre-order now (the speaker that listens to voice commands in your house)
- Theranos closes blood labs, fires 340 people and pivots into mini-lab devices
- Even a replaced Samsung Galaxy Note 7 has exploded – on a plane
Book club: John recommends The Emotional Life of Your Brain which looks at your thought patterns, their health and how you can influence them.