Net Neutrality back on the table; Lyft growing, losing $1 billion; Workism; Google wage equality’s surprising twist; China’s social credit score in action; Tesla’s Model 3; Jibo out; YouTube culture; winter is coming; Discovery & the Orville; New Order; podcasting industry changes; alcohol, coffee and fat is good for you; feedback.

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Show Notes

FOLLOW-UP

Disney’s new ‘Star Wars’ theme park lands coming to a galaxy near you

Take a new tour of the Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run ride at Disney parks

IN THE NEWS

House Democrats will introduce bill to reinstate net neutrality rules

Lyft Touts Growth to IPO Investors as Losses Near $1 Billion

Workism Is Making Americans Miserable

Google Finds It’s Underpaying Many Men as It Addresses Wage Equity

China banned millions of people with poor social credit from transportation in 2018

Tesla Is Finally Building the Car It Always Promised, and Nobody’s Happy

Social robot Jibo does one last dance before its servers shut down

Google discloses ‘high severity’ Mac security flaw ahead of patch

The mainstream media’s refusal to acknowledge YouTube culture is creating a generation chasm

MEDIA CANDY

Game of Thrones | Season 8 | Official Trailer (HBO)

‘Star Trek: Discovery’ sets a course for a third season

The Umbrella Academy

New Order share trailer of new documentary series ‘TRANSMISSIONS’

Lena Dunham, Trevor Noah, and More to Develop Podcasts for Luminary

SPOTIFY’S GRAND PLAN FOR PODCASTS IS TAKING SHAPE

RIAA reports music streaming pulled in $7.4 billion last year

AT THE LIBRARY

Winter World (The Long Winter Book 1) by A.G. Riddle

MORON OF THE WEEK

ALCOHOL, COFFEE, AND BEING OVERWEIGHT MIGHT ACTUALLY HELP YOU LIVE LONGER, STUDY SAYS

FEEDBACK LOOP

WPMU

Sucuri

Jetpack

WordFence

Vulnhub

Hack the Box

OSCP

Chan Zuckerberg researchers test implantable brain device on primate

Tesla Model X burned on frozen Lake Champlain: What happened and what’s coming next

‘Something is in those vaccines’: Lawmaker says mandatory measles shots are ‘Communist’

AI For Everyone

Stanford Machine Learning course

Facebook’s Patreon competitor is a bad deal for creators

FIFTH CIRCUIT HOLDS NO FOURTH AMENDMENT VIOLATION WHEN DETECTIVE VIEWED CHILD PORN DISCOVERED BY PRIVATE COMPANY

Netflix is killing piracy in NZ: study

CLOSING SHOUT-OUTS

The Prodigy’s Keith Flint dies aged 49

LUKE PERRY DEAD AT 52