Apple takes a stand against the US Government; Twitter loses Stephen Fry, many others; Snapchat publishing; Moore’s Law on the ropes; hospital pays off hackers; new scifi reads; Kanye again; AbFab, PeeWee, Daredevil, (T)error; the great unbundling begins.

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Show Notes

INTRO

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The Internet Of Things Will Be The World’s Biggest Robot

IN THE NEWS

Trent Hamilton – iOS Programmer to the Stars!

Stephen Fry ‘quits’ Twitter over Bafta jibe

The Reason Twitter’s Losing Active Users

Facebook Is Ready to Publish Instant Articles From Every Publisher Around the World

Facebook Plans To Put Ads In Messenger

Global Chip Industry Readies for a Future Beyond Moore’s Law

Spotify looking to gain edge over rivals with local advertising in Canada

Cosmopolitan Editor Joanna Coles on Publishing to Snapchat: ‘F*ck It’

Hillary’s Top Donor Just Bought The Onion — Started Publishing Propaganda Immediately

SECURITY HAH!

Tim Cook: A Message to Our Customers

CONGRESSMAN LIEU STATEMENT ON APPLE COURT ORDER

JOHN MCAFEE: I’ll decrypt the San Bernardino phone free of charge so Apple doesn’t need to place a back door on its product

FBI ASKS U2 HOW THEY MANAGED TO GET INTO EVERYONE’S IPHONE

US intelligence chief: we might use the internet of things to spy on you

Repairing America’s Cybersecurity

Hollywood Hospital Held Hostage By Hackers Who Shut Down Their Network

Hospital Back To Normal After Hackers Paid Off With $17,000 In Bitcoin

Twitter password recovery bug exposes data of 10,000 users

Husband learns wife is pregnant from her Fitbit data

AT THE LIBRARY

Glasshouse by Charles Stross

Calamity (The Reckoners) by Brandon Sanderson

The Three-Body Problem by Cixin Liu

SOFTWARE, APPS, AND GADGETS

1Password for Families

Mattel Is Using 3D Printing to Resurrect An Old Hit

Rich Kids in Tiny Tesla Model S Ride-ons Will Now Be Looking Down on You Too

UglyEmail Chrome Extension

Optical Data Storage Squeezes 360TB on to a Quartz Disc—Forever

Kit.com

MEDIA CANDY

Kanye’s decision to make ‘Life of Pablo’ a Tidal exclusive is backfiring spectacularly

Oh darlings, it’s here! The Absolutely Fabulous movie trailer has been released.

(T)ERROR

KFC Netherlands – Fabrice Morvan mini-doc

MLB’s Blackout Rules Improved By Class Action Lawsuit Settlement

The FCC Just Voted to Break the Chains Binding You to Your Cable Box

Zane Lamprey on YouTube

The CyberWire Podcast

OOOH FANCY

Augmented Humans: Technology is Changing Lives

THE WEB’S NOT DEAD

Explore Hieronymus Bosch’s Garden of Earthly Delights in an Amazing, Annotated Interactive

The Garden of Earthly Delights by Jheronimus Bosch

ARE YOU KIDDING ME?

Russia’s new ballistic missiles to be tested on asteroids

The director of ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’ wants to shoot scenes in outer space

Splend

CLOSING SHOUT-OUTS

Pope Says Contraception Is Okay by Him for Women in Zika Countries