It’s our 3rd anniversary show & there were drinks; we meander through biocoding, universal basic income, VR, death of Moore’s Law, Apple is 40, basic security (again!), drones, things we’re sick of there even being a debate about & Bad Santa 2. Or 3.
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The First Batch of Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Headsets Finally Shipped
The death of Instagram for brands
Snapchat Is Buying Bitstrips, the Company That Turns You Into an Emoji
Microsoft Tells Possible Yahoo Buyers It Would Consider Backing Bids With Big Bucks
Intel is officially slowing down the pace of CPU releases
Apple Moves to Middle Age
Netflix Has Been Degrading Video Quality on AT&T/Verizon and It’s Really Messed Up
Cadillac Just Made a Rear View Camera — Finally
Government documents reveal Dyson is making an electric car
Hackers raid Verizon enterprise customer data, 1.5 million affected
Lessons to learn from my Mexican phone theft nightmare
U.S. Indicts Seven Iranian Hackers Over Cyber Attacks
U.S. expected to charge Iran in network attacks on banks and New York dam
Nest’s Next Frontier for the Smart Home Is All About Security (If It Can Pull It Off)
COMMENT OF THE WEEK
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Hubsan H501S X4 FPV Brushless Drone
Apple iOS 9.3 update available today with ‘Night Shift’
How Much Money You’ll Make When You Recycle Through Apple’s Renew Program
Recycling an Apple product should be as easy as using one
House of Cards Season 4
X-Men: Apocalypse star Lucas Till cast as MacGyver in reboot pilot
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MORON OF THE WEEK
Anti-Vaxxers successfully bring back measles and whooping cough
THE WEB’S NOT DEAD
Nation’s women fucking done with this shit
ARE YOU KIDDING ME?
Bald Santa: David Letterman’s striking retirement look
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