We welcome a particular visitor to the present this week: Mozilla’s VP of product for the Firefox browser, Nick Nguyen. Nick is the chief of the staff that simply launched Firefox Quantum, a lighter and extra environment friendly model of the Firefox browser. It’s been making waves as the primary critical competitor to Chrome that’s come alongside in years, and it notably places consumer privateness on the fore. Nick talks to us concerning the open net, internet neutrality, the significance of selection within the software program market, and the locations the place boring previous net browsers can proceed to innovate. Some notes: Learn David’s story about Firefox Quantum. Attempt the browser your self. Suggestions this week: She’s Gotta Have It on Netflix, Bricklink, and Vivino. Ship the hosts suggestions on their private Twitter feeds. Nick Nguyen is @osunick, David Pierce is @pierce, and Michael Calore is @snackfight. Bling the primary hotline at @GadgetLab. Our theme track is by Solar Keys. Learn how to Pay attention You’ll be able to all the time take heed to this week’s podcast by means of the audio participant on this web page, however if you wish to subscribe without spending a dime to get each episode, right here’s how: For those who’re on an iPhone or iPad, open the app referred to as Podcasts, or simply tap this link. You can too obtain an app like Overcast or Pocket Casts, and seek for Gadget Lab. And in case you actually need it, here’s the RSS feed. In case you use Android, you’ll find us within the Google Play Music app simply by tapping here. It’s also possible to obtain an app like Pocket Casts or Radio Public, and seek for Gadget Lab. And in case you actually need it, here’s the RSS feed. We’re additionally on Soundcloud, and each episode will get posted to wired.com as quickly because it’s launched. Should you nonetheless can’t determine it out, or there’s one other platform you employ that we’re not on, let us know. Go Back to Top. Skip To: Start of Article.