We explore the link between AI generated fake porn videos and the future of news and facts. Plus Kaz Hirai steps down as CEO of Sony and CEO Susan Wojcicki explains what YouTube wants.
Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Roger Chang and Nicole Lee.
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- Quick Hits
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- (01:15) Microsoft drops Surface Book 2 price to $1,199 with less storage | the verge
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- (02:20) Chrome OS 64 rolling out w/ new screenshot shortcut, Android app updates, security patches | 9to5 google
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- (08:05) YouTube’s CEO promises stronger enforcement in the wake of controversies | tech crunch
- (11:00) Sony CEO Hirai to step down, turnaround ally Yoshida to take helm | reuters
- (13:50) Intel Is Said to Plan Sale of Majority Stake in AR Glasses Unit | bloomberg
- Discussion Story: (16:40) AI-Generated Porn
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- Lyrebird claims it can recreate any voice using just one minute of sample audio | the verge
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