Telstra Scraps 1800 Mobile Plans, Jony Ive Leaving Apple & Tom Gleeson Roasts Logies [Episode 296]

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

Show Notes:
Mobile phones to be banned in Victorian state schools from ‘first to last bell’ [ABC News]
Govt asked to create new ISP-level site blocking powers [iTnews]
Social media giants need to ‘raise the bar’, Prime Minister says ahead of crackdown on streamed terror violence [SMH]
Telstra finally scraps 1800 mobile plans, replaces with just 20 [CRN]
President Trump lifts US ban on Huawei at G20 summit [ZDNet]
FedEx refused to deliver a Huawei phone into the US [The Verge]
Twitter clarifies special rules for tweets by world leaders like Trump [Ars Technica]
Trump can’t block users on Twitter, judge says [Vox]
Jony Ive leaving Apple after nearly 30 years to start new design firm [The Verge]
Jony Ive Is Leaving Apple [Daring Fireball]
German banks holding out on Apple Pay adding support later in 2019 [AppleInsider]
Apple releases public betas of iOS 13, iPadOS and macOS Catalina [Engadget]
Tom Gleeson wins Gold Logie after ruthless campaign of mockery [The Guardian]
I Got BANNED From The Australian Podcast Awards [YouTube]
Riz Ahmed Missed Star Wars Celebration Because Homeland Security Stopped Him at Airport [IndieWire]
‘The Office’ to Leave Netflix in 2021 for Upcoming NBCU Streaming Service [TheWrap]
Max Wright, ‘Alf’ Star and Veteran Actor, Dead at 75 [Rolling Stone]

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