Nest Launches In Australia, Windows Phone Is Dead & Disney’s D23 Expo Announcements [Episode 206]

Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.

Show Notes:
Prime Minister claims laws of mathematics ‘do not apply’ in Australia [The Independent]
Nest Protect, Nest Cam Indoor, Nest Cam Outdoor: Australian Price & Release Date [Gizmodo Australia]
Microsoft officially ends support for Windows Phone [Engadget]
The Pakistani Prime Minister might have to resign over a font [The Independent]
Amazon possibly working on new stand-alone messaging app called Anytime [AFTVnews]
Standards [xkcd]
Google finally released its tool to let you backup your entire computer [Mashable]
Thousands accidentally signed up to clean festival toilets in exchange for free wifi… because they didn’t read the small print [Manchester Evening News]
Apple Adds PayPal as Payment Option for iTunes, App Store, and Apple Music [MacRumors]
Apple no longer accepting VPN-based ad blockers to App Store, report says [AppleInsider]
George A. Romero, ‘Night of the Living Dead’ Director, Dies at 77 [Variety]
Martin Landau, star of Ed Wood and Crimes and Misdemeanors, dies aged 89 [The Guardian]
Everything we learned from Disney’s D23 movie presentations [The Verge]
Doctor Who: Jodie Whittaker to be 13th Doctor – and first woman in role [The Guardian]

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