China shuts down podcasts; deepfakes & deepnudes; free TV; we don’t own anything; Huawei; outsourcing the important things; Black Mirror; Picard; id Software; Sandman; Pessimists & Cops; Children of Time & the Traveler; Arby’s Megetables; NASA tapes; check your beer; feedback.

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Show Notes

FOLLOW UP

STEVE WOZNIAK – GET OFF FACEBOOK!!! – Privacy Concerns Scare Me

AMERICA NEEDS TO SEE AMAZON’S TAX RETURNS

IN THE NEWS

China silences podcast and music apps as online crackdown widens

It Is Your Duty to Learn How to Spot Deepfake Videos

We’ve Gone Too Far: Mike Tyson Deepfaked As Every Character In The Opening Of ‘Family Matters’

Mike Tyson in Family Matters Intro [Deepfake]

Streaming Service Challenges Broadcasters with Free TV Feeds

Ebooks Purchased From Microsoft Will Be Deleted This Month Because You Don’t Really Own Anything Anymore

Major or Minor? Lawmakers Keep Close Eye on Huawei Concession

Boeing’s 737 MAX software outsourced to $12.80-an-hour engineers

MEDIA CANDY

Bill & Ted Face The Music Just Added Its Princesses and Some Other Familiar Faces

Michael Chabon Will Showrun Star Trek: Picard

id Software’s origin story set to become USA Network TV series

‘Sandman’ TV Series Coming to Netflix from Neil Gaiman and David Goyer

Pessimists Archive Podcast Episode 18: Kids These Days

Running from COPS – Headlong Season 3

AT THE LIBRARY

Children of Time by Adrian Tchaikovsky

The Dark River: Book Two of the Fourth Realm Trilogy by John Twelve Hawks

MORON OF THE WEEK

Arby’s Is Making Vegetables Out of Meat Now Because It Has Lost Its Mind

NASA accidentally sold original Moon landing tapes to an intern, and now they’re up for auction

Guy Checks A Single Can Of Beer After Airline Told Him He Couldn’t Board With It

FEEDBACK LOOP

This Horrifying App Undresses a Photo of Any Woman With a Single Click

WHEN IN DOUBT… BLAME IT ON NEUTRINOS

Acetyl-L-Carnatine

CLA

Mega Food Multi for Men 40+

Megafood Tumeric Strength for Whole Body

L-Tyrosine

NADH+CoQ10

Why is Stack Overflow trying to start audio?

World’s First Patented Unhackable Computer Ever

‘Shocking’ fake takeaway sold on Uber Eats