Tech News Today

Aug 11th 2016

Tech News Today 1575

Get Off My Pokelawn!

Mr. SquirrelBot's Revenge
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Guests: Ron Richards
Category: News

Twitter is once again under fire for creating an environment that is ripe for the picking when it comes to harassment and trollish behavior. The Verge is reporting that Ad Block Plus has offered a workaround to Facebook's block of ad blockers. Later this week at Usenix security conference in Austin, researchers will reveal two vulnerabilities of nearly every Volkswagon model since 1995. Cyber Squirrel 1 is a Twitter account and a website that catalogs all unclassified Cyber Squirrel Operations that have been released to the public. In other words, they monitor animal disruptions of technological infrastructure. Plus, does the rise of Pokemon Go mean that we need an augmented reality code of ethics? Finally, how to make a robotic arm out of a Keurig.

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