Meat, the new eggs; Facebook leaked audio; Kickstarter says no unions; Musk breaks laws with tweets; online child sex abuse explosion; tech breaking the border; new iPhone hack; uBiome down the toilet; Stranger Things, the Good Place, Mr. Robot; Harry Potter meets Superman; Amazon book price nonsense; feedback loop; Autoblow AI, surprise!

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Show Notes

FOLLOW UP

Apple releases fix for iOS 13’s battery drain and Siri issues

Apple just released iOS 13.1.2 to fix even more iPhone bugs

Eat Less Red Meat, Scientists Said. Now Some Believe That Was Bad Advice.

IN THE NEWS

All Hands on Deck

READ THE FULL TRANSCRIPT OF MARK ZUCKERBERG’S LEAKED INTERNAL FACEBOOK MEETINGS

KICKSTARTER TO WORKERS AND PROJECT CREATORS: DROP DEAD

Elon Musk broke US labor laws on Twitter

An Explosion in Online Child Sex Abuse: What You Need to Know

The Internet Is Overrun With Images of Child Sexual Abuse. What Went Wrong?

iCoyote: How Snapchat broke the U.S. border

Even the tech expert from ‘Mr. Robot’ can’t figure out this iPhone hack

Bankrupt poop-testing startup uBiome just lost the government approval that’s required to run key tests

Hackers made a Detroit interstate billboard play a porn scene

MEDIA CANDY

YouTube TV is now available on Fire TV devices

Stranger Things 4

The Good Place

Mr. Robot Season 4 Trailer – Final season drops October 6th

AT THE LIBRARY

All Those Explosions Were Someone Else’s Fault by James Alan Gardner

They Promised Me The Gun Wasn’t Loaded by James Alan Gardner

Eternity by Greg Bear (Eon Book 3)

Face It: A Memoir by Debbie Harry

MORON OF THE WEEK

Autoblow AI is a sex toy that promises ‘surprise’

Giants accidentally give free car to Dodgers fan on Fan Appreciation Day at Oracle Park

FEEDBACK LOOP

Carma: Teen’s Corsa missing for a week after he parked in a hurry

Facebook bans charity breast cancer awareness video over nudity

YouTuber charged loads of fans $199 for shoddy machine-learning course that copy-pasted other people’s GitHub code

FRED BUTLER

Fred Butler: the light fantastic

Be My Eyes

Inside the new Uber: Weak coffee, vanishing perks and fast-deflating morale

How to use Facebook Messenger without a Facebook account

Amazon’s $180 Echo Frames are Alexa’s first take on smart glasses