Continuing Facebook fiascos; unionize, podcasters; the devil’s skates; Apple takes Spotify to task; who’s worse, Zuck or Dorsey; Telegram rises; a “dirty little secret” IBM scrapes legal photos; BreedReady Chinese databases; a year after Cambridge Analytica; DARPA’s open source voting system; Harry Potter-Go; Leo-based infographics; breakthroughs in sound; tactical sporks.
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Mark Zuckerberg’s former mentor says privacy manifesto is a PR stunt
The Staff Of Gimlet Media Is Unionizing
I Almost Died Riding an E-Scooter
Officials warn of measles exposure at LAX
IN THE NEWS
A Note From Mark Zuckerberg
After almost 24 hours of technical difficulties, Facebook is back
Why Spotify Is Such an Awkward—and Necessary—Critic of Apple’s Power
Spotify is asking European regulators to help it fight Apple — just before Apple launches a big new subscription service
Addressing Spotify’s claims
The Crash of the Boeing 737 Max Is a Warning to Drivers, Too
737 MAX crashes “linked” by satellite track data, FAA says
As Pinterest and Facebook move to shut down anti-vaxxers, Twitter’s Jack Dorsey appeared on a podcast with one
Telegram benefits from what is said to be Facebook’s most severe global outage
Facial recognition’s ‘dirty little secret’: Millions of online photos scraped without consent
Leaked Chinese database of 1.8 million women includes a field indicating whether they are “BreedReady”
A year after Cambridge Analytica, what have we learned?
DARPA Is Building a $10 Million, Open Source, Secure Voting System
Hackers Love to Strike on Saturday – Redscan report
APPS & DOODADS
Harry Potter: Wizards Unite first look — Warner Bros. and Niantic show off long-awaited mobile game
Ka-Bar Tactical Spork (Spoon Fork Knife) Tool 9909
KA1214-BRK USA Fighting Knife
Scientists have discovered a shape that blocks all sound–even your co-workers
Scientists Warn That Apple AirPods Might Be Dangerous
The Ever-Increasing Age Gap Between Leonardo DiCaprio And The Women He’s Dated, Visualized
Study reveals EDM and heavy metal fans consume the most drugs and alcohol at shows
In 420-0 vote, House says Mueller report should be public
New Zealand Shooting Live Updates: 49 Are Dead After 2 Mosques Are Hit
In New Zealand, Signs Point to a Gunman Steeped in Internet Trolling