It's all academic.

Little Brother Episode 130 2023-05-27

Kentucky schools to us AI for weapon detection. CBP uses AI to root through travelers’ social media. Facebook faces record fine. Google sued for privacy violations. CDA section 230 survives court challenge. Montana bans TikTok and gets sued for it. Social media influencer does good. Virginia joins Utah in requiring age verification for porn sites. Stock market gets rattled by AI-generated image. AM radios may be required equipment in cars. Some Android set-top boxes come pre-infected with malware.

Printers suck. Satphones for Senators. If you have i-Record, delete it now.

Pwn of the week: USDOT, also some news about a malware that demands charity. Fail of the week: a professor at Texas A&M

Starships were meant to fly

Little Brother Episode 129 2023-05-13

Google introduces Pass Keys. Uber charges more if you need a charge. Eight new top level domains.

Albany 2600 voice their opinions about the fall of Twitter. Touch screens in cars may be going away. Actually, Starship did blow up stuff on the ground. Your phone is still a snitch.

Pwns: T-Mobile (again), Yellow Pages Canada, SUNY Polytech, Optimeyes. Fails: Twitter, MBTA, Google.