519: Can Someone Loan Me a Toddler?


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Back to Windows; Mr. White Hat returns the stolen crypto; Elon jokes about Tesla Autopilot failures; California gig worker initiative unconstitutional; Facebook admits misleading COVID info is top performing content; purge your Tweets, people; Netflix gets clickbaity; the Hustler; Grace & Frankie; Gimlet's been a bust for Spotify; Nextdoor, for business; Jobs NFT; Cybersecurity resources; Microsoft Power App data leak; iPhone zero-clock exploit; skateboarding, same as it ever was; NFT dining; forgetting CAPS LOCK sign of intelligence.Show notes at https://gog.show/519/This episode of Grumpy Old Geeks is brought to you by Hover and ButcherBox!Hover is the place to get the best domains. With over 300 top level domains to choose from. Go to Hover.com/gog and get 10% off your first purchase.ButcherBox is giving new members a special offer of 3lbs of chicken breast, 2lb of burgers, and one pack of hot dogs for FREE! Sign up at ButcherBox.com/GOGFOLLOW UPPoly Network says it has recovered all $610 million it lost in cryptocurrency heistElon Musk joked about Tesla autopilot mistakes as the technology faces scrutiny: 'I actually have a T-shirt with a stop sign on it. If you flash the car, it will stop.'The First Step Toward Protecting Everyone Else From TeslasAI gave Val Kilmer his voice back. But critics worry the technology could be misused.IN THE NEWSCourt rules California gig worker initiative is unconstitutional, a setback to Uber and LyftFacebook says post that cast doubt on covid-19 vaccine was most popular on the platform from January through MarchWhy Did Facebook Let a Man Livestream His Bomb Threat Near the U.S. Capitol for Hours?Global Affairs Canada is purging websites, social media amid Taliban takeoverMEDIA CANDYThe Clickbaitification of NetflixThe HustlerGrace and FrankieSpotify spent $230 million on Gimlet, but leaked data shows the podcast studio has lagged behind others at the audio giant. Insiders cite unclear strategy and internal tensions.APPS & DOODADSElon Musk unveils 'Tesla bot,' a humanoid robot that would be made from Tesla's self-driving AILumen's metabolism tracking app comes to the Apple WatchSteve Jobs Inscribed and Signed Apple II ManualAT THE LIBRARYA Gift Of Time" by Jerry MerrittThe Cellar by Katherine LoSECURITY HAH!The CyberWireDave BittnerHacking HumansCaveatRecorded FutureThe Bad BatchHere are some beginner Cybersecurity and Information Security resources that are free!Computer Scientist Explains Machine Learning in 5 Levels of Difficulty | WIREDData leak exposed 38 million records, including COVID-19 vaccination statusesA Hacker Stole and Then Returned $600 MillionNew zero-click iPhone exploit used to deploy NSO spywareSkateboard Tricks and Topological FlipsMORON OF THE WEEKThe 1st NFT Restaurant - New York CityBRIC-A-BRACScience Confirms That Forgetting Things Is Actually A Sign Of Very High IntelligenceSee Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.