Tech monopolies; 1st autopilot death; Facebook pulls the rug under businesses; booze & books; the sky’s gone out; Apple camera blocking; US customs wants to tweet you; Symantec fail; OITNB; NASA Juno Mission; Chatbot lawyers; 1kg not 1kg; laser bazooka!!!
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Tesla driver killed in crash with Autopilot active, NHTSA investigating
In self-driving-car crashes, most people think automakers should be liable
Cluster failure: Why fMRI inferences for spatial extent have inflated false-positive rates
IN THE NEWS
Brexit Is Only the Latest Proof of the Insularity and Failure of Western Establishment Institutions
Brexit Sends Tourists Flocking to London to ‘Buy, Buy, Buy’
Brexit vs. Braveheart: Will the Celtic nations seek revenge on England for its historic blunder?
Elizabeth Warren says Apple, Amazon and Google are trying to ‘lock out’ the competition
Google Just Plugged Into Japan With Its Own Undersea Cable
Facebook to Change News Feed to Focus on Friends and Family
Facebook’s new algorithm change is what makes publishers so afraid of Facebook
Facebook is shutting down its Paper newsreading app on July 29th
Booze & books! Barnes & Noble to serve beer & wine
On-demand food service delivers beer with your meal
The Sun Has Just ‘Gone Blank’ – Could There Be An Ice Age On The Way?
Cosmic Rays Continue to Intensify
‘Happy Birthday’ Is Now Officially In The Public Domain
Digital Audio Progress Highlights Tech’s More Human Future
Apple in Talks to Acquire Jay Z’s Tidal Music Service
Apple Patents Technology to Block iPhone Cameras in Sensitive Locations. That Could Be Dangerous.
Now You Can See Everything Google Knows About You and Delete the Embarrassing Stuff
The CyberWire Podcast (iTunes Link)
US Customs wants to collect social media account names at the border
Agency Information Collection Activities: Arrival and Departure Record (Forms I-94 and I-94W) and Electronic System for Travel Authorization
Go Update Norton Antivirus Right Now. Symantec Really Screwed Up.
Large botnet of CCTV devices knock the snot out of jewellery website
Burglar who dropped phone has no right to privacy, judge says
IRS hacked again – say goodbye to that PIN system!
Used Hard Drives – Really?
The Big Hack
COMMENT OF THE WEEK
AT THE LIBRARY
But What If We’re Wrong?: Thinking About the Present As If It Were the Past by Chuck Klostermann
The Swarm: The Second Formic War (Volume 1)
SOFTWARE, APPS, AND GADGETS
Having Trouble Pasting Chrome URLs on a Mac? You’re Not Alone and a Fix Is Coming.
How Sony, Microsoft, and Other Gadget Makers Violate Federal Warranty Law
Mossberg: New Even earphones tune themselves to each individual’s hearing
Get Through Airport Customs Faster With This Free App
Introducing Software Heritage, the Library of Alexandria for Code
New Star Trek Beyond trailer features more Enterprise destruction and a new Rihanna track
Matt LeBlanc is ‘planning to quit Top Gear if co-host Chris Evans does not go first’
Serial’s Adnan Syed gets murder retrial due to unreliable cell tower location tracking
Orange is the New Black
My Four Months as a Private Prison Guard
Weezer and Nine Inch Nails Want You You to Know More About a Space Probe
How The Cure endures: This is how a band turns 40 with style
Danger Mouse 2015
MORON OF THE WEEK
This Is Why There’s a Naked Taylor Swift in Kanye West’s New NSFW Video
Chatbot lawyer overturns 160,000 parking tickets in London and New York
Quick Doctor! Into the TARDIS!
THE WEB’S NOT DEAD
DadLAD Has Perfect Response To His Daughter’s Selfies By Replicating Them In Awesome Style
ARE YOU KIDDING ME?
How Much Does 1 Kilogram Weigh?
Here’s what would happen if everyone on Earth jumped at the same time