Episodes: 3 Columns

Google Is Doing The Work On Skin Tone Representation: The Tech Jawn 35

What legal and moral responsibilities do social media companies have to remove violent content from their platforms? Does Elon Musk really want to buy Twitter? The deal is currently...

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A Mother's Day Jawn: The Tech Jawn 34

AI used in a Northwestern study of police departments is showing that a small percentage of officers own a disproportionate share of the misconduct. The “Chip Shortage” is actually...

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Apple's Self Service Repair Is Not For The Faint At Heart: The Tech Jawn 33

After a massive recall of its Fitbit Ionic smartwatch due to hot battery issues, Google is being sued by two women because of burns caused by the Fitbit Versa...

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Elon Musk Was For Real For Real About Twitter: The Tech Jawn 32

Elon Musk secured financing for his $46.5 billion takeover bid of Twitter and Twitter’s board has reconsidered and accepted his offer. Patreon creates the new “Pull Up” incubator for...

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Interview with Jeremy Butler, Creator and Founder of Savage Kingdom: The Tech Jawn 31

Details on how Twitter’s upcoming edit button might work have surfaced and we all have different takes on how we feel about it. Slack-like communities are coming to WhatsApp...

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Interview with Afua Bruce, Author of The Tech That Comes Next: The Tech Jawn 30

Elon Musk and Twitter had a heck of a week.  Musk buys 9.2% of the stock becoming the biggest shareholder, is offered a seat on the board, but turns...

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Spend A Grip Plus: The Tech Jawn 29

Facebook’s News Feed was doling out misinformation for months due to a bug in its ranking algorithm that affected as much as half of all views.Elon Musk purchased a...

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The Slap Heard Around The Internet: The Tech Jawn 28

Will Smith smacking the taste out of Chris Rock’s mouth at the Oscars isn’t necessarily a tech story, but it needs to be discussed.  Proposed EU legislation may require...

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Bourgeoisie Seat Warmers: The Tech Jawn 27

Facebook locks a bunch of users out of their accounts for not turning on Facebook Protect.  The problem was that Facebook’s email notification looked like a phishing scam which...

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Interview With Gary Joanis: The Tech Jawn 26

Instagram introduces Enhanced Tags which should make it easier for professional accounts and influencers to receive credit for their work.  Apple Announces the M1 Ultra, the new Mac Studio,...

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YouTube, Holler At Ya Boy, Ya Boy, And Ya Girl: The Tech Jawn 25

Apple’s Privacy Update wiped out over a quarter trillion dollars in market cap from 4 of the big social media companies.  Google is thinking about privacy too, but it...

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That Boy Stupid: The Tech Jawn 24

We kick off this week’s episode of The Tech Jawn with talk about TikTok and its new 10-minute time limit on videos.  Is it time to move beyond passwords?...

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