The episode that almost didn’t happen flies by with talk of flying, Apple Music, AT&T & Uber spankings, new Top Gear hosts, committing future sins, drone regulations, post-App landscapes, American Gods, Game of War, Star Wars Battlefront & Cyndi Lauper!
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The American middle class isn’t coming back — it’s going to die with the Baby Boomers
Here’s What Happens to Your $10 After You Pay for a Month of Apple Music
IN THE NEWS
California labor commission rules Uber drivers are employees, which could clobber the $50 billion company
AT&T faces $100 million fine for quietly throttling data speeds (update: AT&T responds)
Here’s why Pandora just bought a radio station in South Dakota
Chris Evans to lead new Top Gear line-up!
History used to be collective. Facebook is making it selfish.
What sins of the future are you committing right now?
The FAA plans to finalize commercial drone rules within a year, and Amazon is ready
LastPass was hacked, but notes ‘vast majority’ of users are safe
Apple CORED: Boffins reveal password-killer 0-days for iOS and OS X
1Password inter-process communication: a discussion
HAYDEN MOCKS EXTENT OF POST-SNOWDEN REFORM: “AND THIS IS IT AFTER TWO YEARS? COOL!”
COMMENT OF THE WEEK
APPLE AND GOOGLE RACE TO SEE WHO CAN KILL THE APP FIRST
AT THE LIBRARY
Cockpit Confidential: Everything You Need to Know About Air Travel: Questions, Answers, and Reflections by Patrick Smith
Love Me When I’m Gone: The true story of life, love, and loss for a Green Beret in post-9/11 war. by Robert Patrick Lewis
SOFTWARE, APPS, AND GADGETS
Here’s The First Actual Gameplay Footage Of Star Wars Battlefront
Neil Gaiman’s American Gods gets full series order on Starz
THE WEB’S NOT DEAD
Seth MacFarlane Sang Cyndi Lauper’s Greatest Hits As Peter And Stewie Griffin
The USPS Facility That Deciphers Your Illegible Handwriting
ZOOKEEPERS ARE RECREATING CHRIS PRATT’S MOVES IN JURASSIC WORLD
Best in Show
Zane Lamprey’s Monkey Rum
Photo by JPD. Rum and Jacket by Zane Lamprey.