E743: News Roundtable! Robert Scoble & Iain Thomson talk new Apple AR, iPhone’s 10 yrs, data collecting destroying privacy for everybody, Amazon gets Whole Foods, Google stops Gmail scan, Trump attacks, Binary Capital, Uber future

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News Roundtable! Robert Scoble of Transformation Group.io & Iain Thomson of The Register UK are in the studio to talk with Jason about the latest tech news. On tap: the latest in Apple AR, iPhone’s 10th anniversary and what drove the smartphone revolution, how data collection is destroying privacy, Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods and what this means for Blue Apron and other meal delivery services, Google’s decision to stop scanning Gmail for ad purposes/data tracking, Binary Capital and the Justin Caldbeck scandal, Trump’s incoherent tweets, and a candid discussion about Uber’s future.

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Timestamps:

00:38: Jason introduces today’s guests, Robert Scoble of Transformation Group.io & Iain Thomson of The Register UK

02:38: Latest in Apple AR

16:39: iPhone’s 10th anniversary

26:58: Use of internet data and privacy issues

46:45: Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods

49:22: Google stops Gmail scan

52:44: Trump tweets

58:41: Binary Capital and the Justin Caldbeck scandal

01:04:08: Uber’s future

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