A Black Hole... Or a Krispy Kreme Donut?

Episode 79 · April 15th, 2019 · 29 mins 32 secs

About this Episode

In this episode:

  • The Event Horizon Telescope’s first black hole image, explained in 500 words Watch Samsung fold the crap out of the Galaxy Fold
  • Amazon accused of abandoning 100% renewable energy goal
  • Google’s Wing drones approved to make public deliveries in Australia
  • New privacy assistant Jumbo fixes your Facebook & Twitter settings
  • Facebook still tracks you after you deactivate account
  • Reminder: Airbnb lets hosts put cameras inside your rental
  • New app shows you all the e-scooters nearby in one handy map
  • DCMS white paper: UK lays out proposed laws to regulate social media

Weird and Wacky:

  • Samsung Made a Flower Vase That’s a Throwable Fire Extinguisher
  • The first research book written by an AI could lead to on-demand papers
  • These Chinese sanitation workers have to wear location-tracking bracelets now

Tech Recommendations:
Adam - Private Internet Access
Showhighlights, Chrome Extension

Ad music is from "Partly Cloudy" by A Tape Full of Mistakes
Weird & Wacky theme music is from "Brainwavves" by Strong Suit

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