Brian’s up in arms about crowdfunding again but in a good way. Jason reviews the Shine by Misfit and a new book on sleep. Google has a crappy new car and we both agree that the Internet needs to consciously uncouple from Gwyneth Paltrow for good.

Show Notes

Freshly Minted: For This Book Subscription Platform, The Publishing World Is Their Oyster

Amazon Admits It’s Discouraging Customers From Buying Hachette’s Books

Daniel Ash Is Revisiting His Past To Move Forward, But Bauhaus Is Never Getting Back Together

The funding site

$1 Million in 1 Day: ‘Reading Rainbow’ Kickstarter Earns Pot of Gold

The Internet in Real-Time

Google Made A Logo Change So Subtle You Can Barely See It

Google unveils the ugliest car ever made

Google’s New Car Is Tiny, Cuddly, and Could Change Transportation Forever

An Uber Impact: 20,000 Jobs Created On The Uber Platform Every Month

Facebook will curb automatic posts from apps in the News Feed

Passive listening will soon be a feature for Facebook app during status updates

Why link shorteners hurt the user experience and destroy the web

Gwyneth Paltrow: Tone-deaf, even about trolls

GREEN BERET SLAMS GWYNETH PALTROW: There’s A Big Difference Between Real War & Twitter

Your commute is costing you more than you realize

Google unenthusiastically launches ‘right to be forgotten’ request form

These Harvard And MIT Kids Say They’ve Made NSA-Proof Email

Miss Teen USA Was ‘In Tears And Shock’ After A Hacker Took Nude Photos Through Her Bedroom Webcam

Mysterious announcement from Truecrypt declares the project insecure and dead

Meet the Man Hired to Make Sure the Snowden Docs Aren’t Hacked

Night School: Wake up to the power of sleep


Listen to the Squawking Chicken: When Mother Knows Best, What’s a Daughter To Do? A Memoir (Sort Of)

Five Apps to Make Your iPhone and Mac Work Together Even Better

TwoDots by Betaworks One

Castro — High Fidelity Podcasts by Supertop

Generation Like

The Pretty Good Podcast

Before We Use Certain Words, We Should All Look At These Pictures. They Might Make Us Think Twice.


Tired Of People Mispronouncing Your Name? A Poetry Champion Named Sha’Condria Is Too.

Misfit Shine

The Random Show #24

Media Redefined



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