This Week in Tech

Aug 28th 2022

This Week in Tech 890

Jail or Olympics

Hosted by Leo Laporte
Twitter whistleblower, LastPass hack, Ethereum merge, Artemis 1, Zuck meets Rogan
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Category: News

Twitter whistleblower, LastPass hack, Ethereum merge, Artemis 1, Zuck meets Rogan

  •  Twitter whistleblower says the platform was unable to guard against insider threats on January 6.
  •  Twitter Whistleblowing Report Actually Seems To Confirm Twitter’s Legal Argument, While Pretending To Support Musk’s.
  •  Apple’s ‘Far out’ iPhone event will be held on September 7.
  •  SpaceX, T-Mobile to Connect Satellites to Cellphones in Remote Areas.
  •  Nichelle Nichols' ashes will head to space on a rocket.
  •  Scientists announce the first detection of carbon dioxide on a faraway planet with James Webb Space Telescope.
  •  LastPass developer systems were hacked to steal source code.
  •  How big is your haystack?
  •  Ethereum’s Merge: Opportunities and risks.
  •  The Crypto World Can’t Wait for Ethereum’s ‘Merge.’
  •  Web3 is going just great.
  •  A Month on ‘Mars’: Flags and Footprints of the Moon and the Arctic.
  •  Hackers Are Breaking Into and Emptying Cash App Accounts.
  •  10 Million Watched ‘House of the Dragon’ Premiere, HBO Says.
  •  Big budget blockbusters arrive amid fears of ‘peak TV.’
  •  Mark Zuckerberg Tells Joe Rogan That Running Facebook Sucks, Metaverse Is Better.
  •  California to Ban the Sale of New Gasoline Cars.
  • Jack Dorsey says his biggest regret is that Twitter was a company at all.
  •  Unix legend, who owes us nothing, keeps fixing foundational AWK code.
  •  Meet Commander Moonikin Campos, the mannequin going farther than any astronaut.
  •  NASA's asteroid-deflecting test mission is just 1 month away from impact.
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