Apple started the week with the announcement of the Apple Vision Pro, a mixed reality headset. Putting a computer on your face might seem strange, but if there’s a company that knows how to turn geeky stuff into coveted stuff, it’s Apple. Will these flashy goggles be his next Apple revolution?
Then came another terrible week for the crypto industry after the SEC filed a lawsuit against crypto exchanges Coinbase and Binance.
Plus: Talk about how teen listeners feel about social media.
The “Hard Fork” is hosted by Kevin Ruth and Casey Newton, produced by Davis Rand and Rachel Cohn. This show is edited by Jen Poyant.Engineering by Alyssa Moxley, original music by Dan Powell, Elisheva Itup, Marion Lozano, Sofia Lamman, Rowan Niemist. Fact-checking by Caitlin Love.
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