525: I’m On a Boat!


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Grumpy Old Geeks


Oh, Facebook; the things we knew we now know we know and they knew too; AI reckoning; long dark 6 hours of Facebook's soul; Trump sues to get back on Twitter; lip service to climate change from Big Tech; raining drones; the Problem with the Problem with Jon Stewart; Foundation; Ted Lasso; Billions; the Many Saints of Newark; Amazon's terrible new robot; Grammarly; KeyCastr; Disney stories; AirTag Zero-Day; high tech sticker QR attacks; Coinbase; ransomware; DeFi asks nicely, but will punch you; a wealth of show titles too vulgar to use.Show notes at https://gog.show/525/This week we’re sponsored by Feals. Become a member today by going to Feals.com/gog and you’ll get 50% off your first order with free shipping.Follow Up The Great AI ReckoningFormer Google Exec Warns That AI Researchers Are “Creating God”When I Ran for President, It Messed With My HeadThe problem with Amazon’s ‘free college’ benefitFireside ChatIN THE NEWSHats off to TwitterWhat Happened to Facebook, Instagram, & WhatsApp?Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, and Oculus are down. Here’s what we knowIs Facebook Down?Facebook Whistleblower Frances Haugen: The 60 Minutes InterviewFacebook Stock Tumbles as Controversies Finally Start to Add UpWhistleblower's SEC complaint: Facebook knew platform was used to "promote human trafficking and domestic servitude"Donald Trump sues to get his Twitter account backGoogle Maps tracks global warming with new “Fire” layer, Tree Canopy toolApple, Amazon and others back groups trying to kill US climate legislationIt’s Raining Drones!MEDIA CANDYAmerica’s Untold Stories with Eric Hunley and Mark GroubertThe Problem with Jon StewartTed Lasso Season 2FoundationBillionsThe Many Saints of Newark ReviewAPPS & DOODADSAmazon tells Tesla to hold its beer in contest for stupidest-robot-ever-builtCreators of Amazon’s New Robot Secretly Admitted It’s “Terrible”A Brief History of Adorable, Vaguely Creepy Robot DogsDoctor uses iPhone 13 Pro’s Macro camera to check patients’ eyesGrammarlyKeyCastrTwitter Advanced SearchSECURITY HAH!The CyberWireDave BittnerHacking HumansCaveatRecorded FutureThe Imagineering StoryXavier AtencioApple AirTag Zero-Day Weaponizes TrackersQR codes could be the next target for cybercriminals — here’s how to protect yourselfCoinbase hackers exploit multi-factor flaw to steal from 6,000 customersUS will bring together 30 countries to tackle ransomwareBandwidth CEO confirms outages caused by DDoS attackHow China Conquered The KeyboardMORON OF THE WEEKDeFi bug accidentally gives $90 million to users, founder begs them to return itSee Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.