This Week in Tech: 25th - 29th March

Published on March 29th, 2019. Written by .

In this week's roundup:

  • Apple holds press event to announce new stuff
  • The BBC remove their podcasts from Google devices
  • Twitter hoax locks out users

Apple holds press event to announce new stuff

This Monday, Apple held a press event at the Steve Jobs theatre where they announced Apple News+, Apple Card, new Apple TV stuff and Apple Arcade.

If you want to read more on the event, you can read our article.

The BBC remove their podcasts from Google devices

This week the BBC pulled their podcasts from the Google Podcasts service which provides podcasts for Google Assistant and Google Home devices.

The BBC pulled the podcasts as Google won't allow them to direct users to their BBC Sounds app when they want to listen to their podcasts.

The BBC announced this in a press release.

This Week in Tech: 25th - 29th March

Twitter hoax locks out users

Twitter has had to warn users not to change the birth year set on their account after a series of tweets telling users that they can unlock hidden features if they change their birth year to 2007.

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