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Casey Newton and Louie Swisher: How quarantine is changing consumer tech and education

Casey Newton and Louie Swisher: How quarantine is changing consumer tech and education

Update: 2020-05-181
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Recode's Kara Swisher talks with the Verge's Casey Newton and her older son, Louie Swisher, about how the COVID-19 pandemic and quarantine has affected their tech habits. They also discuss Louie's remote final months of high school, the future of video conferencing, and the growing power of tech giants such as Facebook and Amazon. Newton also talks about his reporting on Facebook moderators who developed PTSD on the job, which led to a recent $52 million settlement. Plus: What is everyone watching and playing to pass the time, and are movie theaters dead?

Featuring:

Casey Newton (@CaseyNewton), tech reporter at The Verge and writer of The Interface

Louie Swisher

Host:

Kara Swisher (@karaswisher), Recode co-founder and editor-at-large

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Casey Newton and Louie Swisher: How quarantine is changing consumer tech and education

Casey Newton and Louie Swisher: How quarantine is changing consumer tech and education

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