You own NOTHING & double billed for it. Beats headphones suck, does Beats/iTunes mashup Apple Music? Facial recognition faux-pas. Uber ups & downs. Facebook wants to stream, too! Robot uprisings, cable cuttings, corporate sponsored documentaries, oh my!
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IN THE NEWS
Apple Music is here, and you might never buy a song again.
Famed Apple UI guy Trent Reznor on Apple Music: Other Services ‘Left Me Feeling Lacking’
Google Scrambles After Software IDs Photo of Two Black People as “Gorillas”
Why I Walked Out of Facial Recognition Negotiations
IN THE NEWS
“I think America is out of hand”: The shocking numbers that reveal just how burnt out American workers are
Uber France Leaders Arrested For Running Illegal Taxi Company
Uber Crosses Continents With Istanbul Water-Taxi Service
This week in Uber grossness: Driver charged after fondling himself in front of customer
Uber’s Going to War With New York City. Again.
Facebook is talking with music labels, but why?
Kiwi drone racers get ahead of the competition
Robot kills worker at Volkswagen factory in Germany
Why I’m leaving London
FBI Investigates 11 Optic Cable Cut Incidents Around San Francisco
IN SEARCH OF THE MOST DANGEROUS TOWN ON THE INTERNET
Meet Some Real International Hackers
Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire OpenDNS
COMMENT OF THE WEEK
Medium doesn’t think it needs passwords to offer secure authentication
AT THE LIBRARY
The Fold by Peter Clines
The Alliance: Managing Talent in the Networked Age Hardcover by Reid Hoffman, Ben Casnocha, Chris Yeh
The Like Switch: An Ex-FBI Agent’s Guide to Influencing, Attracting, and Winning People Over by Jack Schafer
SOFTWARE, APPS, AND GADGETS
Dark Sky update
Steve Jobs trailer: watch an unrecognizable Michael Fassbender in the first extended look
Gather around, screwed millennials: You must see this
Triumph of the Nerds
PBS Triumph of the Nerds Part 1: Impressing their Friends
PBS Triumph of the Nerds Part 2: Riding the Bear
PBS Triumph of the Nerds Part 3: Great Artists Steal
MORON OF THE WEEK
Daytona Beach considering gun range that serves alcohol
THE WEB’S NOT DEAD
20 Rare Historical Photos. Number 8 Is Haunting.
2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup – Team USA
Man recreates Brandi Chastain’s iconic 1999 World Cup pose