How to hide from AI survelliance; Amazon tracking workers; Facebook hit with 3 privacy fines in one day; Twitter Jack meets Trump; Slack goes public; FB $5 billion FTC fine; Instagram & influencers; Musk’s Tesla promise; Google Wing drone delivery approved; Amazon Alexa privacy issues; bad passwords; loud restaurants; Cryptokicks; eviction fluids.

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Show Notes

FOLLOW UP

How to hide from the AI surveillance state with a color printout

Pattern Recognition by William Gibson

Spook Country by William Gibson

Zero History by William Gibson

Adam R. Harvey

How Amazon automatically tracks and fires warehouse workers for ‘productivity’

Facebook hit with three privacy investigations in a single day

IN THE NEWS

Jack Dorsey just met with Trump to talk about the health of Twitter’s public discourse

Dorsey tweeted at Trump

Slack files to go public, reports $138.9M in losses on revenue of $400.6M

Facebook Expects to Be Fined Up to $5 Billion by F.T.C. Over Privacy Issues

The Instagram Aesthetic Is Over

A History of the Influencer, from Shakespeare to Instagram

Facebook sues Instagram bot sellers in New Zealand

Digital media lifestyle brand Brit + Co is laying off most of its employees

Tesla’s 2020 self-driving car promise sounds too good to be true because it is

Google’s Wing has landed the FAA’s first approval for drone delivery

SECURITY HAH!

The CyberWire

Dave Bittner

Hacking Humans

RESERVATIONS TO VISIT STAR WARS: GALAXY’S EDGE OPEN NEXT WEEK

Amazon Alexa auditors could reportedly access user locations

Teenager sues Apple for $1bn, claiming facial recognition led to false arrest

You Can Opt Out of Facial Recognition Screening at an Airport

Millions using 123456 as password, security study finds

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg should be “liable” for the company’s privacy missteps, top lawmaker says

APPS & DOODADS

Restaurants are too freaking loud. This app helps you shame them.

Dyson Pure Cool Air Purifier TP04

MORON OF THE WEEK

Social media influencer plotted to take internet domain at gunpoint. It didn’t end well

CryptoKicks

BRIC-A-BRAC

‘The Onion’ Proudly Stands With The Media As The Enemy Of The People

How to make over $2,000 per month charging electric scooters!

What It’s Like to See ‘Endgame’ After a 59-Hour, 22-Marvel Movie Marathon

CLOSING SHOUT-OUTS

How to BOOST confidence on video