TDS #180: Michael and David Fight the Twitter Bots

Here's what Michael and David talk about during the show:
Twitter bots are becoming a problem (story) 
VMworld: VMware Cloud on AWS (story) 
Could it be bad? (story)
Roku files for IPO (story) 
No more Juicero (story) 
You can't block Mark Zuckerberg or Priscilla Chan on Facebook (story) 
Jim Louderback, CEO of VidCon (story) 
Tinder figures out how to make money: let people see who swiped on them (story) 
Google tied search results position to promotion of its own social network: report (story) 
The podcast funding bubble is getting frothy (story) 
SanDisk microSD can take 400 GB (that's for phones). They have SD cards that can handle a terabyte. - Much needed for 4K resolution which eats up a ton of space. 
Michael Dell, who was born in Houston, donates $36 million toward Hurricane Harvey relief, the largest donation to the effort. Dell hopes to raise $100 million in donations. (NYT). Trump claims he's donating $1 million. 
Big Little Lies
American Kingpin - Nick Bilton
Atypical on Netflix
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