Paternity leave is over; psychology on the ropes; Ireland doesn’t want Apple’s taxes; Olds & Emojis; dark forests & Dresden bombing; big ol’ TVs; pinch & zoom & knuckle drag; unbundling gets pricey; Mac Sabbath; putting on the ritz.
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Federal Judge Tells Anti-Vaxxers To Go F*ck Themselves, Upholds Strict California Vaccination Law
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Comedians Pay Tribute to Gene Wilder
IN THE NEWS
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New Earth-Like Exoplanet Could Be Discovery of the Century
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If Uber Is Airbnb for Cars, Google Just Introduced Couchsurfing
Apple: You can have taxes or you can have jobs, but you can’t have both
Mossberg: The post-Jobs Apple has soared financially, but lacks a breakthrough product
Will play for food: Amazon’s rumored music streaming service could hurt Apple, Spotify — and every musician you love
How Do Olds Use Emoji? Incorrectly, According to Wired.
This new technology lets you control your phone with more than just your fingertips
Europe’s net neutrality guidelines seen as a victory for the open web
The FBI Says It Can’t Find Hackers to Hire Because They All Smoke Pot
You Should Update Your WhatsApp Settings Right Now
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Minecraft account dump: 71,000 accounts leaked
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DROPBOX FORCES PASSWORD RESET FOR OLDER USERS
Have I been been pwned
So much for counter-phishing training: Half of people click anything sent to them
DressCode Android Malware Found in over 40 Google Play Store Apps
OSX/Keydnap spreads via signed Transmission application
Voter Records Get Hacked a Lot, And You Can Just Buy Them Anyway
COMMENT OF THE WEEK
Autonomous AI guards to stalk the internet fighting hackers
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AT THE LIBRARY
Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by: Cheryl Strayed
Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
Joy on Demand: The Art of Discovering the Happiness Within by: Chade-Meng Tan
Search Inside Yourself: The Unexpected Path to Achieving Success, Happiness (and World Peace) by Chade-Meng Tan
Extreme Ownership by Jocko Willink
The Dark Forest (Remembrance of Earth’s Past) by Cixin Liu
SOFTWARE, APPS, AND GADGETS
TCL 50UP130 50-Inch 4K Ultra HD Roku Smart LED TV (2016 Model)
ASUS C201 11.6″ Chromebook (Rockchip, 4 GB, 16GB SSD, Navy Blue)
Holy innovation Batman! Instagram photos and videos get pinch-to-zoom
G-RO Kickstartered Luggage
Genesis Augmented Gaming
Fakespot – Analyze Fake Amazon Reviews – Chrome Extension
Mr. Robot and Why TV Twists Don’t Work Anymore
‘Stranger Things’ Renewed For Season 2 By Netflix To Debut In 2017
Bill Nye Saves the World is coming to Netflix
Black Mirror season 3 premieres on Netflix in October. Here’s what we know so far.
The Wild New Trailer for HBO’s Westworld Teases Cowboys, Androids, and a Mind-Bending Twist
CBS All Access commercial-free option costs $4 more a month
The Trailer for Christopher Guest’s New Netflix Mockumentary Is Here, and It’s as Funny as You’d Expect
Watch Thor Annoy His New Roommate Darryl While the Other Avengers Are Fighting
ARE YOU KIDDING ME?
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8 Countries Where $200K Will Last 30 Years of Retirement
Kyle Roderick on Twitter
Untappd – Drink Socially
Jon Polito, Frequent Coen Brothers Actor, Dead at 65
KTLA to broadcast Vin Scully’s final six games