Are phones making us horny; Quibi & Kodi; Slack IPO; YouTube considers change; is the problem content moderation or people; Comcast breaks law 445,000 times; porn-id brexit; Cellebrite breaks iPhones; LinkedIn scans; ransomware payments; Apple & Best Buy; Harry Potter: Wizards Unite; Roli LUMI; Ikea smart blinds.

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Show Notes


Jeffrey Katzenberg’s streaming service Quibi books $100M in ad sales ahead of launch

Kodi Add-On Developer Arrested On Same Day as Popular Repo Goes Down

Publisher Sues Pandora for Much Less Than It Sued Spotify


‘Eye-Popping’: Analysis Shows Top 1% Gained $21 Trillion in Wealth Since 1989 While Bottom Half Lost $900 Billion

Slack prices IPO at $26 per share

Here’s who will get rich from Slack’s stock market debut

YouTube Weighs Major Changes to Kids’ Content Amid FTC Probe


Comcast broke law 445,000 times in scheme to inflate bills, judge finds

UK age checks for online porn delayed after bureaucratic cock-up


The CyberWire

Dave Bittner

Hacking Humans

Cellebrite Says It Can Unlock Any iPhone For Cops

Clean room technique (clean room design)

Triumph of the Nerds

Nefarious LinkedIn

Jordan Harbinger Social Engineering Defense Contractors on LinkedIn and Facebook

Florida city will pay over $600,000 to ransomware attackers

FBI And DHS Blunders Reveal Names Of Child Abuse Victims Via Facebook IDs

Critical Security Warning For iPhone Users


Apple completes Best Buy repair partnership with nearly 1,000 US locations

Apple is trying to save my hearing after I spent years ruining it

‘Harry Potter’ mobile game from the makers of ‘Pokemon Go’ launches this Friday

A light-up keyboard from Roli teaches you to play piano like it’s Guitar Hero

LUMI: The smarter way to learn and play music

Ikea’s smart blinds will launch on October 1st


xkcd: Millennials

Horns are growing on young people’s skulls. Phone use is to blame, research suggests.


Ears Wide Open: White Elephant Orchestra