Sunday, September 15, 2013
The week's over! The radio show'll be up on the site in a couple hours. Here're a bunch of things that I wanted to tell you about this week but didn't have time to:
I’m not sure how I found it in the first place, but the image that I most often think about when I think about September 11th was shot by a photographer named Melanie Einzig on the morning of the attacks.
Twitter announced its IPO this evening. Like Google or Facebook before it, the company spent a long time proving itself indispensable before it worried about proving itself profitable. Bob spoke to Twitter co-founder Evan Williams awhile back about how you make money off the world's favorite microblog.
AT&T tweeted a 9/11 themed ad today designed to celebrate the majesty of a recovered New York while subtly reminding social media users about AT&T's elegant,affordable smartphones.
The iPhone 5S will ship with a fingerprint sensor embedded in the home key.
In Guelph, Ontario, a family has committed themselves to not using any technology invented after 1986.
After thirty-six years, NASA's Voyager spacecraft has finally left our solar system. It's the furthest a man-made object has ever been from space. And it's sending us back the sound of interstellar space. So what's that sound like, anyway?
Just in time for Apple's big press conference this week, Der Spiegel's reporting on slides from an internal NSA powerpoint presentation that show the agency making fun of Apple users for voluntarily participating in their own surveillance.
Earlier this year, two friends who were tired of the grind of trying to date as twenty-somethings in New York City came up with an experiment.
This morning Reuters has a very sad story about online underground markets for adopted children.
Sixty-one years ago today, the nation of Canada launched their first TV station. Which means today is as good a day as any to talk about Canadian Heritage minutes.