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After bonus announcement, Walmart fires thousands of co-managers, replaces them with cheaper workers
Apple’s big jobs announcement may save the GOP in 2018
Apple Will Let Users Disable Intentional Battery Slowdowns
Bird riders could face fines for breaking vehicle laws
How DNA Testing Botched My Family’s Heritage, and Probably Yours, Too
Wisdom Panel 3.0 Breed Identification DNA Test Kit
IN THE NEWS
Amazon Prime Price Change
Bitcoin drops below $10K after three days of cryptocurrency correction
YouTube is trying to clean itself up by making it much harder for small video makers to make money
Want a Terrible Job? Facebook and Google May Be Hiring.
The tyranny of “the Internet is forever”
England Children’s Commissioner Suggests Banning Social Media in Schools
Why not everything should be controlled by voice
These are the people paying journalists to promote brands in articles
APPS & DOODADS
Star Wars Battlefront 2
Star Wars Battlefront 2 Launch Trailer
App creates contracts for one night stands to ‘prove’ sex is consensual
How to Check for Net Neutrality Violations on Your Network
Somebody Feed Phil
Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams
Murder City Devils – In Name and Blood (2000)
Murder City Devils – Empty Bottles, Broken Hearts (1998)
Murder City Devils – I Drink The Wine
Eels – The Deconstruction
13 GREAT ALBUMS THAT WILL TURN 30 THIS YEAR
40 Years of Goth: Essential Albums from the Genre’s Beginnings
AT THE LIBRARY
Data Science Ethics
Alfred’s Essentials of Music Theory: A Complete Self-Study Course for All Musicians (Book & 2 CDs)
Wedding Crasher Drone Wrecks Picture Pose
Can a home drone kill you? This test with a chicken says maybe!
Thanks to this listener for pointing it out
BREAKING: HUNDREDS of Twitter Employees Paid to View “Everything You Post,” & Private “Sex Messages”
BitTorrent users beware: Flaw lets hackers control your computer
Jason’s Deli POS systems hacked, up to 2 million credit cards stolen
VR Adult App Had Security Flaw That Could Have Exposed Users
People love Google’s new feature that matches your selfie to a famous painting
Hawaii missile mess: That was no ‘wrong button.’ Take a look.
And speaking of sticky notes on computers
the Daily Dab – episode 43 – Star Wars the Last Jedi Review
The Last Shit on Twitter
Fart-tracking pill spies on your gut gases
Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan dies suddenly aged 46