My Favorite Things This Week (2019 #5)

My Favorite Things This Week (2019 #5)


Android TV Is Good Now
I got a Android TV box recently and I have to agree. It took a few tries but the UI and features Google has now create a great smart TV experience.

Apple is getting closer and closer to spelling out its TV strategy
Rumours of Apple making a proper TV have stuck around forever but it seems like their plans for TV are a lot wider. It looks like they're planning to be the new cable provider for streaming services and it's going to be interesting to see how it plays out.

Comedians are coming for one of Instagram’s biggest joke aggregator
The #FuckFuckJerry campaign this week caught my attention after watching the Fyre festival docs. Seems like this has been brewing amongst comedians a while now.


Software is replacing lots of traditional jobs and the trend looks to be accelerating. I wonder how we'll live when there aren't enough jobs for anyone. Will we adopt policies to do so or will new jobs arise to fill the spaces?

Vice has a great look at the deadly fires in California last year.