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#136: The Age of Emulation

October 28, 2016

A robot-driven world is often a mainstay of science fiction titles like Terminator and I, Robot. While that future may be far off, emulations — computers that scan...


FCC Privacy Rules Pick Winners & Losers

October 27, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, the FCC voted 3-2 to approve the new rules to regulate broadband privacy and data security proposed earlier this year. The...


#135: Bug Bounties

October 27, 2016

We know that hacking can get you in trouble with governments and companies. But could it also make you rich? Or even a hero? Hollywood...


#134: California Regs on Self-Driving Cars

October 26, 2016

Recently, the Obama administration released non-binding “guidelines” for self-driving cars, telling states not to create their own regulations just yet. California went ahead anyway, and...


NY Home-Sharing Ban Violates Federal Law

October 21, 2016

WASHINGTON D.C. —­­ Today, New York governor Andrew Cuomo signed a law that would impose fines ranging from $1,000 to $7,500 for advertising apartment rentals...


#133: Russian Hacking and Surveillance

October 21, 2016

Edward Snowden has been living in Russia for over three years under political asylum after leaking classified documents about American surveillance practices. Ironically, Russia’s policies...