Big fingers required. Apple just won’t stop screwing up. Facebook gets drones. The great gay exodus and the future of Ello. Bash is broken and nerds everywhere pull an all-nighter. Kevin Mitnick is cashing in. And oh so much more…

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Show Notes

INTRO

Agoraphobia and the Telecommuter

The most egregious corporate social media gaffes

Apple knew of iCloud security hole 6 months before Celebgate The Fappening

EMF Ball Protection

ASK A GEEK

124: Robotic Finger Extensions

And Here’s a Guy Bending an iPhone 6 Plus With His Bare Hands

Apple: Only 9 customers have complained about ‘Bendgate’

Inside the building where Apple tortures the iPhone 6

IN THE NEWS

Apple Pulls iOS 8.0.1 Update After Disastrous Rollout

Apple’s IPhone Software Snafu Has Links to Flawed Maps

Is Apple Picking a Fight With the U.S. Government?

Adobe Acquires Photo-Editing Platform Aviary

Exclusive: U2 and Apple Have Another Surprise for You

Facebook Lays Out Its Roadmap for Creating Internet-Connected Drones

The great gay Facebook exodus begins

Mysterious Social Network ‘Ello’ Explodes In Popularity For People Fleeing Facebook

Ello Funding Mystery Solved

What Does Ethical Social Networking Software Look Like? By Quinn Norton

SECURITY? HAH!

Jimmy John’s Confirms Breach at 216 Stores

Data Security Incident

Japan Airlines Network Breached, Info of Up to 750,000 Frequent Flyers Stolen

Kevin Mitnick, Once the World’s Most Wanted Hacker, Is Now Selling Zero-Day Exploits

Absolute Zero-Day™ Exclusive Premium Exploits and Escrow Services

NO, KEVIN MITNICK IS NOT SELLING ZERO DAY EXPLOITS TO HACKERS

Unix/Linux Bash: Critical security hole uncovered

Mozilla fixes “phishing friendly” cryptographic bug in Firefox and Thunderbird

Jquery.Com Malware Attack Puts Privileged Enterprise It Accounts At Risk

The Briefcases That Imitate Cell Phone Towers

Home Depot And Target Breaches Exploited Old WinXP Flaw – OUCH.

AT THE LIBRARY

Ghostman (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard) by Roger Hobbs

Awesome book. Seriously awesome book. And it was his FIRST.

MEDIA CANDY

Terry Gilliam: Hollywood is just “gray, frightened people” holding on for dear life

Simon Pegg: Reaching middle age made me happier

Indiana – Solo Dancing EP

Aphex Twin – Syro

Delivery

FILMAGE: The Story of Descendents/All

Filmage: The Story of Descendents/All Review

MORON OF THE WEEK

“Like men, only cheaper”: Tech exec gives shocking reason for wanting to hire women

Jersey Shore’s The Situation Slapped With Tax Fraud Indictment

THE WEB’S NOT DEAD

What is a U2 and why is it on my phone??! Apple put U2’s latest album in people’s iTunes account and caused a bit of panic. We’re here to revel in the hysteria with hand-picked updates throughout the day.

ARE YOU KIDDING ME?

Folding Paper in Half 12 Times: The story of an impossible challenge solved at the Historical Society office