This week: An unsent text message is ruled a legal will in Australia; Netflix is feeling competition; Google’s Home Mini unintentional (?) eavesdropping fixed; How soon self-aware machines? How soon humanoid robots?; The Giant Mecha Battle is coming soon!; Why would you make a speaker out of concrete?; Apple donates to CA wildfire relief; Facebook owes you an apology; Driverless Car Update: Bitcoin bubble; Robot bugs!; Robot girlfriends!