Amazon gets subsidy to move into Arlington County; scooters sued in San Diego; UK requires age verification for porn; the last time unprofitable companies went public; almost half of AI startups have no AI; Airbnb buys hotel company; US & Mexico tracking journalists; Facebook’s pivot to privacy; Alphabet’s cybersecurity; charging stands; transient anuses & penis enlargement; good ol’ Tim Apple.

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Show Notes

FOLLOW-UP

Disney’s Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge will open this May in California, August in Florida

Good Omens Trailer: Angels, Demons, and Color Contacts

Hannah Trailer

Facebook is finally cracking down on anti-vaccination hoaxes

Why Podcast Fans Will Always Reject a ‘Netflix for Podcasts’

Luminary steps on their dick with a single tweet.

IN THE NEWS

Here’s what Amazon has to do to get $23 million from Arlington County

Amazon pulls plug on pop-up stores

Disability Rights Group Sues San Diego Over Scooters On Sidewalks

UK Porn Rules Requiring Age Verification Could Start On April 1st

Adult Check

Why companies like Lyft and Uber are going public without having profits

Close to half of startups jump on the AI bandwagon without the tech

Airbnb is acquiring a hotel company. So is Airbnb now a hotel company?

SECURITY HAH!

The CyberWire

Dave Bittner

Hacking Humans

Ring – Email Requests for Video Recordings from Law Enforcement

Leaked Documents Show the U.S. Government Tracking Journalists and Immigration Advocates Through a Secret Database

A Privacy-Focused Vision for Social Networking

Mark Zuckerberg believes Facebook’s future is private messaging

Mark Zuckerberg pivots to privacy

Facebook is Dying and Here’s the Proof

Alphabet’s Chronicle finally reveals its cybersecurity moonshot

President Trump Praises His Good Friend ‘Tim Apple’

Tim Cook is in on the Tim Apple joke

APPS & DOODADS

OLEBR Charging Stand Charging Docks Suitable for Apple Watch Series 4/3/2/1/ AirPods/iPhone Xs/iPhone Xs Max/iPhone XR/X/8/8Plus/7/7 Plus /6S /6S Plus/iPad-Black

Spigen S330 Designed for Apple Watch Stand with Aluminum Body for Apple Watch Series 4 / Series 3 / Series 2 / Series 1 / 44mm / 42mm / 40mm / 38mm – Patent Pending

KEMIMOTO ATV Cup Holder for Can Am Spyder Drink Holder RZR Water Bottle Holder Universal for Harley Honda Suzuki Yamaha Rollator Walker Wheelchair Pushchair Transport Chair Bar

Takeya 50041 Originals Vacuum-Insulated Stainless-Steel Water Bottle, 24oz, Black, 24 oz

BRIC-A-BRAC

Making of “The Prodigy – Smack My Bitch Up” in Ableton by Jim Pavloff

Here’s How Much Money Stay-at-Home Parents Should Be Making

For the First Time, Scientists Find Jellyfish-Like Animal With ‘Transient’ Anus

Billionaire dies during Paris penis enlargement operation

CLOSING SHOUT-OUTS

‘Airwolf’ star Jan-Michael Vincent dead at 74 after suffering cardiac arrest

Alex Trebek announces he has stage 4 pancreatic cancer

KROQ’s Kevin and Bean Are Breaking Up

H.I.V. Is Reported Cured in a Second Patient, a Milestone in the Global AIDS Epidemic

A THIRD PATIENT IS NOW REPORTEDLY CURED OF HIV

Music Credits:
“Memory Lane” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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