Brian’s recording from his Lanai; Jason charms a Lyft driver; Stupid Hackathons; Google kills Picassa, Jason longs for Flicker; Twitter Pivots; Flash is finally dead; no one is registering their drones; Top Gear jumps shark; Gravity waves & sheet cake.
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Uber Agrees to Pay $28.5 Million to Settle ‘Safe Ride’ Suits
I Was a Super Bowl Concession Worker
Let’s Not Force Eagles to Fight Rogue Drones
STUPID SHIT NO ONE NEEDS & TERRIBLE IDEAS HACKATHON
IN THE NEWS
Google display ads go 100% HTML5
Google Is Finally Killing Picasa
Apple will reportedly release new iPhone and iPad Air 3 on March 18th
Never miss important Tweets from people you follow
In New Anti-Aging Strategy, Clearing Out Old Cells Increases Life Span of Mice by 25 Percent
Spotify’s Spam War Could Change How We Listen To Music
Zepeda v. PayPal Settlement
Elephant, Meet Room: Here’s What LinkedIn CEO Said to Employees After Stock Dropped 40 Percent
Researcher illegally shares millions of science papers free online to spread knowledge
Google just passed a big milestone for getting self-driving cars on the road
Hacker Publishes Personal Info of 20,000 FBI Agents
Teen Allegedly Behind CIA, FBI Breaches: ‘They’re Trying to Ruin My Life.’
325,000 People Have Now Registered Drones With the FAA. That’s Not Enough.
The FAA Plan to Prevent A Modern-Day “Fan Man” from Crashing the Super Bowl
COMMENT OF THE WEEK
Nuns who help homeless face eviction in costly San Francisco
Geeks & Beats Podcast Calls it Quits
Top Gear’s Dream Team Is Chris Harris, Eddie Jordan, Sabine Schmitz, Rory Reid, LeBlanc And Evans
The Physics of OK Go’s Epic New Zero-G Video
NEW BATTLESTAR GALACTICA MOVIE IN DEVELOPMENT AT UNIVERSAL
MORON OF THE WEEK
KURT RUSSELL ACCIDENTALLY SMASHED A PRICELESS GUITAR ON THE HATEFUL EIGHT SET
ARE YOU KIDDING ME?
Thursday’s massive gravitational wave news was broken by a sheet cake (really)
Cosmic breakthrough: Physicists detect gravitational waves from violent black-hole merger
Gravitational Waves Exist: The Inside Story of How Scientists Finally Found Them