TPG-Vodafone Merger Blocked, Google’s Pixel 3A & Nine Axes The Footy Show [Episode 289]

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

Show Notes:
TPG is still king of NBN speed report [ZDNet]
Samsung Is Cancelling Unconfirmed Galaxy Fold Orders By May 31 [Tom’s Guide]
Uber valued at US$82 billion in IPO as market jitters [iTnews]
Optus details NSW and Victorian suburbs to get Ericsson 5G [ZDNet]
‘Embarrassing’ blunder: ACCC blocks Vodafone and TPG Telecom merger [The Age]
Labor Wants To Bring Back The Australian Interactive Games Fund With $25 Million [Kotaku Australia]
Instagram influencer wins money from Melbourne cafe after promotional deal sours [ABC News]
Google Announces Pixel 3a & Pixel 3a XL: Mid-Range Phones With Flagship Camera [AnandTech]
Google Maps and search are getting an Incognito mode [The Verge]
Google’s Nest changes risk making the smart home a little dumber [The Verge]
Microsoft’s Chromium-based Edge browser will get new privacy controls, IE mode and Collections [TechCrunch]
Cash is still king: San Francisco bans credit-only stores [AP News]
NAB purges almost 2000 ATMs [iTnews]
Apple Wins Lawsuit Over Group FaceTime Eavesdropping Bug [MacRumors]
Actress Peggy Lipton, star of ‘The Mod Squad’ and ‘Twin Peaks,’ dies at 72 [Los Angeles Times]
RIP To The Game Of Thrones Starbucks Cup, Gone Too Soon [Gizmodo Australia]
Nine axes The Footy Show amid poor ratings [The Age]

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