AwesomeCast 509: Covid Robot of Doom
Episode 3577 · August 26th, 2020 · 1 hr 3 mins
About this Episode
This week’s episode brought to you by Slice on Broadway, and Sidekick Media Services.
Chatting the tech news of the week including WWE Thunderdome, new Chrome tabs, the Covid-19 testing robot and more as The Verge's Kim Lyons joins Katie Dudas, John Chichilla and Mike Sorg!
- Kim brings us the frightening visual of the Covid-19 Testing Robot
- Chilla likes the new Google Chrome Tab Groups feature
- Katie and Sorg are marveling at the improvement to WWE's shows with the WWE Thunderdome built into Amway Arena in Orlando, Florida
- Doug in the group shares the Duolink SpeakerBuds, but we're too burned by Kickstarter gadgets
- Students taking a gap year can learn from global Googlers and Xooglers (ex-Googlers) at Xoogler University
- We update on the Epic vs Apple confrontation, and see that Microsoft is coming for an assist to help save Unreal Engine!
- Nvidia GeForce Now is playable on ChromeOS...and and Chrome browser with a trick...
- A drive-through 'Stranger Things' experience in LA is coming
- YouTube using tech to monitor video content since employees sent home due to covid
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