On this episode of The New Screen Savers for Saturday, March 24, 2018, with Leo Laporte and Jason Snell:
- As the controversy around Facebook and Cambridge Analytica grows, Cory Doctorow joins us to help sort through this mess and discuss if Facebook or regulation can help fix these privacy issues and whether people should delete their Facebook account.
- Leo reviews the new HP ENVY x2. With a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, this 2-in-1 is one the first ARM-powered Windows 10 PC to go on sale, with all-day battery life and always-on connectivity with 4G LTE.
- Megan Morrone interviews University of North Texas student Anna McKee, first place winner of IBM 's Master of the Mainframe competition, and IBM Director of Community Advocacy and Academic Initiatives Meredith Stowell.
- In 'Call for Help,' we'll answer a question about watching over-the-air TV on a Mac. Plus we answer more viewer questions in the 'Mail Bag.'
Thanks to CacheFly for the bandwidth for this show.
- Congress Enacts Garbage Surveillance Legislation By Attaching it to Must-Pass Budget Bill
- Craigslist personals, some subreddits disappear after FOSTA passage
- What to expect from Apple’s education event
- Yet Another Lesson from the Cambridge Analytica Fiasco: Remove the Barriers to User Privacy Control
- Delete Facebook Account
- How To Change Your Facebook Settings To Opt Out of Platform API Sharing
- MARK ZUCKERBERG TALKS TO WIRED ABOUT FACEBOOK’S PRIVACY PROBLEM
- Master the Mainframe
- Building IBM Z skills
- HP ENVY x2
- How to turn your Mac into a digital video recorder for over-the-air TV
- HDHomeRun EXTEND
- Plex Live TV & DVR