Dreaming & FPGAs; Fitbit pivots; Apple & Google launch exposure notification API; no, we don’t have 5G, AT&T; Netflix does subscribers a solid; WFH for Facebook, Shopify; Prime Day delay; podcasting news with Rogan, Call Her Daddy; family squabbles & GDPR; Hulu’s new interface; scooters are like cockroaches; PathSpot checks your hand washing; Xbox, Windows NT 3.5 code leaked; it’s the end of the World Famous KROQ as we know it.

Show Notes


Star Trek: Voyager Reunion Is Happening

Fitbit launches a COVID-19 early detection study, and you can join from the Fitbit app


Apple and Google launch exposure notification API, enabling public health authorities to release apps

iOS 13.5 is out now with a faster way to unlock your iPhone while wearing a face mask

National Advertising Review Board tells AT&T to stop 5G Evolution ads

Netflix will start cancelling inactive members’ subscriptions

Mark Zuckerberg: Half of Facebook may work remotely by 2030

Shopify Is Joining Twitter in Permanent Work-From-Home Shift

A survey of thousands of SF Bay Area techies found that 2 out of 3 would consider leaving if they could permanently work remotely

Amazon Targets Fall for Prime Day as it Tries to Return to Pre-Pandemic Operations

Facebook’s work chat app reaches 5 million paid users, but still lags behind Microsoft and Slack

Here’s Facebook’s new plan to make you shop on Instagram

How the ‘Call Her Daddy’ Feud Boiled Over


The CyberWire

Dave Bittner

Hacking Humans


Grandmother ordered to delete Facebook photos under GDPR


Hulu unveils new Apple TV interface with updated navigation, improved recommendations

Fleet of teleoperated e-scooters ready to ride in Georgia

PathSpot sells a scanner that fact checks your handwashing efficacy


Original Xbox’s complete source code leaked online


It’s the End of the World Famous KROQ as We Know It