Finger Guns Are The Best

Episode 124 · March 2nd, 2020 · 36 mins 16 secs

About this Episode

In this episode:

  • The Computer Scientist Responsible for Cut, Copy, and Paste, Has Passed Away
  • Firefox turns encrypted DNS on by default to thwart snooping ISPs
  • AI discovers antibiotic that kills even highly resistant bacteria
  • 'They lied to us': Mom says police deceived her to get her DNA and charge her son with murder
  • Tesla Teardown Scares Competitors: ‘We Cannot Do This’
  • Hackers can trick a Tesla into accelerating by 50 miles per hour
  • Flywheel owners found out that their bikes were bricked through Peloton
  • Apple may let people pick alternative default apps on the iPhone, marking a radical change of philosophy
  • Samsung blasts Galaxy phones worldwide with weird ‘1’ notification
  • MIT Spinoff WaveSense’s Ground-Penetrating Radar Looks Down for Perfect Self-Driving

Weird and Wacky:

  • Musician performs while surgeons remove brain tumour
  • 62-year-old former Marine sets Guinness World Record by holding plank for over 8 hours

Tech Rec:

  • Sanjay - Cloudflare ESNI Checker
  • Adam - Marco Polo

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