Our 6 year anniversary; Florida Man meme; escooter fatalities; everything is good, no wait bad; FCC’s commenting problem; Myspace blanked; Moviepass does not understand unlimited; Patreon goes Pro; EU fines Google, again; Clint Watts; AI art & memories of KPT Bryce; Facebook’s plaintext passwords; Bill & Ted; the fall of Theranos; Apple product drop; Digital Minimalism; Shabbat Shalom.
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Police Investigate 1st Dockless Scooter Fatality in San Diego
Santa Monica scooter rider killed in hit-and-run
When the Rules Disappear – How the American fervor for deregulation contributed to the 737 Max crashes.
Money-losing companies that went public in 2018 did better than profitable ones
Three or more eggs a week increase your risk of heart disease and early death, study says
Daily low-dose aspirin no longer recommended as heart attack preventative for older adults
Kickstarter Employees Plan To Unionise
IN THE NEWS
FCC Admits in Court That It Can’t Track Who Submits Fake Comments
Myspace loses all content uploaded before 2016
MoviePass brings back unlimited plan with heavy caveats
Patreon launches Pro and Premium tiers to compete with Facebook and YouTube
THE EU HITS GOOGLE WITH A THIRD BILLION-DOLLAR FINE. SO WHAT?
Messing with the Enemy – Surviving in a Social Media World of Hackers, Terrorists, Russians, and Fake News by Clint Watts
NVIDIA AI turns crude doodles into photorealistic landscapes
Flood of 4K James Bond Leaks Further Point to iTunes Breach
AT&T and Comcast claim “anti-robocalling milestone” with new Caller ID tech
Facebook Stored Hundreds of Millions of User Passwords in Plain Text for Years
Keeping Passwords Secure
Kaspersky Lab files antitrust complaint against Apple in Russia
Kaspersky Lab files antitrust complaint over iOS Screen Time
The Punisher S02
Happy Frellin’ 20th! Beloved Sci-Fi Series ‘Farscape’ Now on Amazon Prime
Bill & Ted 3: Face the Music Announcement
John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum (2019 Movie) New Trailer
The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley
The Dropout Podcast
The Dropout on 20/20
American Gods Will Get Another Season…and Another New Showrunner
Should This Exist? By WaitWhat
Moby’s new album is exclusive to the Calm meditation app
APPS AND DOODADS
All-new iPad Air and iPad mini deliver dramatic power and capability
Apple’s new AirPods come with a wireless charging case, Hey Siri support, and more battery life
RUOQINI Compatible with Apple Watch Band 44mm 40mm [Series 4] 42mm 38mm [Series 3/2/1],Strong Magnetic Closure Leather Loop Replacement Starp Compatible for iWatch
Acer PKB810 Predator Aethon 500 RGB Mechanical Kailh Blue Switch Gaming Keyboard with 100% Anti-Ghosting, All-Key Rollover
AT THE LIBRARY
Digital Minimalism by Cal Newport