TNW 113: Best of 2019

published 4 weeks ago

Mikah & Jason picks their favorite interviews from the past year.Cal Newport's new book Digital Minimalism explores how we have grown accustomed to devices as always-on digital companions, and paves the way to returning back to the real world.Burger King now offers the meatless Impossible Whopper, and Brian Cooley from CNET dared to try it.Tech patents can be downright ridiculous, and Rose Eveleth from Slate reveals why companies have so many of them in their arsenal if they'll never become something real.Britt Paris, co-author of "Deepfakes and Cheap Fakes," discusses the ways that fakes are being detected and how those systems might not be good enough as the technology gets better. Hosts: Jason Howell and Mikah Sargent Download or subscribe to this show at .

more episodes from Tech News Weekly (Video HD)