Uber has a body count; Zuckerberg has a crappy week; Kalanick goes slumlord; Opera gets better; Blockchain kiddie porn and tipping; Blue Compass review; Earworm Removal Machine; YouTube Hates Guns; Deliveroo on the Darkweb; Poop Emoji Retargeting.
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The Great Santini – 1979
The South Korean government will shut down employee computers so they leave on time
IN THE NEWS
Self-Driving Uber Involved In Arizona Pedestrian Death
Uber Suspends Driverless-Car Program After Pedestrian Is Killed
Uber Victim Stepped Suddenly in Front of Self-Driving Car
Police have released the first video from inside the Uber self-driving car that killed a pedestrian
Data, Democracy and Dirty Tricks: Cambridge Analytica Uncovered
MPs formally request Zuckerberg answer questions
Facebook Faces Growing Pressure Over Data and Privacy Inquiries
Academic who collected 50 million Facebook profiles: ‘We thought we were doing something normal’
‘Utterly horrifying’: ex-Facebook insider says covert data harvesting was routine
The case against Facebook
Facebook faces user lawsuit for disclosing data to Cambridge Analytica
Facebook Sued by Investors Over Voter-Profile Harvesting
Massive Attack Leave Facebook Due to Cambridge Analytica Scandal
FACEBOOK’S NEW DATA RESTRICTIONS WILL HANDCUFF EVEN HONEST RESEARCHERS
How to Find Out Everything Facebook Knows About You
Facebook is rolling out Patreon-style subscriptions for a small group of creators
The Flight of the Zuckerberg
If You’re Pissed About Facebook’s Privacy Abuses, You Should Be Four Times As Angry At The Broadband Industry
Downloaded my facebook data as a ZIP file Somehow it has my entire call history with my partner’s mum
Amazon Could Acquire Toys ‘R’ Us. Here’s Why It’s a Brilliant Move
Toys ‘R’ Us’ Founder Has Died
People are stashing irrevocable child porn links, dox, copyright infringement, and leaked state secrets in the blockchain
Twitter – Automation and the use of multiple accounts
Kalanick will be a CEO again
APPS & DOODADS
Bring Google View Image Back
Opera 52 Released With Faster Ad Blocking and New Tab Features
Magic Leap Creator Portal
Instagram wants users to start seeing more new posts first again
Echo Buttons, an Alexa Gadget (2 Pack)
The world’s first blockchain smart speaker? What the hell is that?
Blue Microphones – Products – Compass
Synology’s C2 backup services goes live to users worldwide
Augmented Reality: David Bowie in Three Dimensions
‘Monty Python’ is silly-walking onto Netflix
YouTube expands firearms restrictions, more gun videos to be banned
Deadpool 2 | The Trailer
Twitter’s chief information security officer is leaving the company
Facebook Exit Hints at Dissent on Handling of Russian Trolls
Your entire ID is worth £820 to crooks on dark web black market
Dark Web Market Price Index (Feb 2018 – UK Edition)
Yes, Cops Are Now Opening iPhones With Dead People’s Fingerprints
Raytheon’s laser and microwave buggy test brought down 45 drones
The Equifax hack netted the credit bureaus $1.4 billion in fees from customers
China’s New Frontiers in Dystopian Tech
IDEA – An ongoing series of nonverbal algorithm assembly instructions.