Tech Talk Tuesdays Discuss Dating Scams and Emojis in the Legal System

Written by on February 21, 2019

Mike McGee is Director of Programs at CodeNow, a non-profit transforming underrepresented youth into coders, designers and product managers. He is also our senior tech correspondent bringing us the latest in tech talk.

Today, we get news that emojis are making their way into court cases, and people aren’t ready. When texts are used as evidence, how do you translate an emoticon?

Then, Mike and Jill dicuss how online dating scams have cost lovelorn Americans $143 million.

And the Product of the Week is “Learning Language With Netflix”, a subtitle option that allows users to learn a new language as they watch their favorite shows. Now you can say “This sparks joy” in about a dozen languages!

Mike McGee joins us on The Morning AMp every Tuesday at 9am to talk about the latest updates in tech.

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