Remembrance of internets past; what is tech ethics; Lyft stock rises, tanks; EU won’t wreck internet; Zuck asks for government help; Google employee backlash; Apple shifts to rentier creep; YouTube lets YouTube go wild; the Dirt; Twilight Zone; the Cure; the Fourth Realm; things have changed; you don’t own your health data; feedback.

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Show Notes

FOLLOW UP

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Silicon Valley keeps trying to “cure” death. It should fix its own ageism instead, says activist Ashton Applewhite.

Expert Panel: What even IS ‘tech ethics’?

IN THE NEWS

Lyft’s Shares Jump in Trading Debut, Cementing Rise of the Gig Economy

Investors Are Already Dumping Lyft

The EU’s New Copyright Laws Won’t “Wreck the Internet”

Mark Zuckerberg asks governments to help control internet content

Inside the Google employee backlash against the Heritage Foundation

Pay us forever: Apple wants you to rent your life from them

YouTube Executives Ignored Warnings, Letting Toxic Videos Run Rampant

The YouTube Pedophile Commenting Scandal, Explained

LA County is using an algorithm to clear 50,000 pot convictions faster

MEDIA CANDY

The Dirt

Christian Bale Gains 450,000 Pounds to Play Sandworm in ‘Dune’ Remake

Hannah

The best initial episode of Jordan Peele’s Twilight Zone is free on YouTube

The Cure to stage 30th anniversary Disintegration concerts in the US later this year

The Cure’s Robert Smith offers blunt response to overzealous TV host – video

AT THE LIBRARY

The Traveler – The First Novel of “The Fourth Realm” Trilogy by: John Twelve Hawks

New book looks inside Apple’s legal fight with the FBI

FEEDBACK LOOP

Google agrees to give details of user who posted ‘defamatory’ YouTube video about a garda

Driverless vehicles given perception test to prove they understand surroundings

Audio-Technica AT2005

Samson Q2U Handheld Dynamic USB Microphone Recording and Podcasting Pack

Zoom Digital Multitrack Recorder F1-LP

Rode VideoMic Pro+ Compact Directional On-Camera Shotgun Condenser Microphone

Welcome To The Prude Internet: No More Sex Talk Allowed

Venezuelans hunt for gold in game, gamers hunt Venezuelan players.

Flat Earth Credit Union.

DCFurs

The Black Boy Pub

Handle Robot Reimagined for Logistic

Fifty Women Say Salesforce Helped Traffickers Exploit Them

What you don’t know about your health data will make you sick

“MAN STEALS $122 MILLION FROM GOOGLE AND FACEBOOK BY JUST ASKING THEM FOR MONEY”