Sean Bonner joins the guys in the studio this week to enlighten us on Bitcoin and other baubles. Brian gets belligerent about Beyoncé news. Billionaire Bill Gates plays Santa, and more news about how everyone is saying screw-it to privacy.

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Sean Bonner

The Year We Broke Everything

This Year Was Terrible

Spoiler alert: Bill Gates did not get you, because he got me.

Facebook wants to know why you didn’t publish that status update you started writing.

How many did you fall for?

One in 200 Pregnant Women Claim to Be Virgins – Hallelujah!

A+E Suspends ‘Duck Dynasty’ Star Following Racist, Homophobic Rant

Ten Years After Decriminalization, Drug Abuse Down by Half in Portugal

Stratospherix File Browser for iOS

Paragon NTFS

Daily Rituals: How Artists Work by Mason Currey

Snowden should have been person of the year.

NSA surveillance needed to fight terrorism: Putin – Not the Onion!

Google’s Location History Browser Is A Minute-By-Minute Map Of Your Life

Research shows how MacBook Webcams can spy on their users without warning

An explosion in slow motion: How 2013 blew apart our notions of privacy

Target is the target

All Beyonce taught everyone is that the rich get richer.

RIP Omelette Parlor – and fuck you, Main Street.