Complaining for good health; the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Week in security; the Winter is Coming rule; drones, faux skylights and King Tut; brain games and HQ audio debunking; wallet (sans chain); retweeting to make a difference!
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The mental and physical benefits of airing your grievances
Which is better, Adblock or Adblock Plus?
Why I Switched To Adblock Plus (And You Should, Too)
Technology Isn’t Boosting Our Productivity Like It Used To
The great internet swindle: ever get the feeling you’ve been cheated?
If inequality is such a growing concern, why are no Americans taking to the streets?
IN THE NEWS
Could driverless cars own themselves?
FAA shoots down Amazon’s drone delivery plans
New rules governing drone journalism are on the way — and there’s reason to be optimistic
Five things you need to know about the FAA’s new rules for flying drones
An Australian researcher has worked out how to store 1000TB on a CD
Scientists develop prototype contact lenses that allow wearers to zoom in and out
Your Dick Pics Are About to Be All Over the Internet
News and updates from the Project Zero team at Google
The Great Sim Heist
Android malware spies on you even after phone is shut down
Lenovo caught installing adware on new computers
Lenovo Is Breaking HTTPS Security on its Recent Laptops
LENOVO STATEMENT ON SUPERFISH
The Great Bank Heist, or Death by 1,000 Cuts?
Bank Hackers Steal Millions via Malware
How “omnipotent” hackers tied to NSA hid for 14 years—and were found at last
Russian researchers expose breakthrough U.S. spying program
IRATEMONK: NSA Exploit of the Day
Equation: The Death Star of Malware Galaxy
The Equation Group’s Sophisticated Hacking and Exploitation Tools
Automatic License Plate Readers Also Gathering Millions Of Facial Photos Daily
The Department of Homeland Security is a total disaster. It’s time to abolish it.
Microsoft will support biometric password-killers on Windows 10
Haha! War Balls!
AT THE LIBRARY
A Better World (The Brilliance Saga) by Markus Sakey
Born Standing Up: A Comic’s Life by Steve Martin
SOFTWARE, APPS, AND GADGETS
Neil Young’s PonoPlayer sounds no better than an iPhone—no matter what the audiophiles say.
Sony wants to sell you an overpriced memory card ‘for premium sound’
Peak – Brain Training
Fartners. The Social Network For Your Ass
Fuck Off as a Service
FAQs about Retweets (RT)
Amazon orders five pilots to series
Better Call Saul
Fresh Off the Boat
Inquisitive #27: Behind the App by Myke Hurley
99% Invisible – Episode 153: Game Over
Nowhere to Hide Season 1 with Steven Rambam
A South Carolina startup has built the slimmest, most practical wallet you’ll find
Leather Biker Billfold