More fun and lack of profit with Kickstarter; solving the last problem in the world, Dog Vacays; on asking permission; VHS FTW; gamified gunning; Rumblr & 3nder; announcing the announcement about an announcement; it’s going to be ok; where is Luke?

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Show Notes

INTRO

It’s No Good! DraftKings, FanDuel Deemed Illegal in New York

IN THE NEWS

Living and Dying on Airbnb by Zak Stone

In-N-Out Burger Sues DoorDash for Delivering Its Food Without Permission

IN-N-OUT SUES WE DON’T TRUST YOU WITH OUR BURGERS!

Another $1 Million Crowdfunded Gadget Company Collapses

Marissa Mayer’s Convoluted Yahoo Strategy: There’s No Place Like Home

Hundreds of Nude Photos Jolt Colorado School

Google Just Open Sourced TensorFlow, Its Artificial Intelligence Engine

Chamath Palihapitiya Is Raising Billions to Take On AT&T and Verizon

KnowBe4 Sounds the Alarm on New Ransomware Epidemic

Inside the economics of hacking

Zerodium

Absolute Zero-Day

No more fillings as dentists reveal new tooth decay treatment

Betamax is dead, long live VHS

YouTube’s Music App Could Rule All Streaming Services

COMMENT OF THE WEEK

Apple TV User Guide

The Worst Time Of Year For The Most Patient And Polite Man On The Internet Has Begun

Greatest Ships in Fiction

AT THE LIBRARY

Trigger Warning: Short Fictions and Disturbances by Neil Gaiman

SOFTWARE, APPS, AND GADGETS

Like A Fitbit, But For A Cop’s Gun

Em-Sense Enabled Smartwatch Can Detect When You Touch a Doorknob

Take the First Shot With a Han Solo Blaster Flask

MEDIA CANDY

HOLY SH*T ALERT: Axl Rose & Slash Are “Days Away” From Announcing GNR Reunion

Where’s Luke in The Force Awakens? Our Favorite Theories

Syfy Greenlights Unscripted Social Media Show ‘The Internet Ruined My Life’

America’s Test Kitchen Radio

How To Do Everything

The Dollop

Bring Back MYSTERY SCIENCE THEATER 3000

5 BURNING Questions About #BringBackMST3K

MORON OF THE WEEK

Florida deputy showed up ‘staggeringly drunk’ to get an award from Mothers Against Drunk Driving

ARE YOU KIDDING ME?

There’s Now A Tinder Style App For People Who Want To Fight For No Reason

Rumblr, the Tinder for fighting app, is actually a stupid hoax

3nder – The Tinder for Threesomes!

The Oatmeal – It’s Going To Be OK