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Following the light and casting a little shade on the latest and greatest in gaming and technology...
||ExplicitEpisode 10: Winner, Winner, Chicken Skinner||The time has come: http://www.zdnet.com/article/linux-totally-dominates-supercomputers/ And speaking of a light bulb Linux server network: https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2017/11/the-internet-of-lightbulbs-lunera-turns-lighting-into-ambient-cloud-for-iot/ F*****G SICK OF THIS https://www.commondreams.org/news/2017/11/16/time-raise-hell-internet-defenders-mobilize-fcc-aims-kill-net-neutrality-within Very spoilery so we can remove but, ya know, dayum: https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2017/11/star-trek-discovery-just-went-to-its-darkest-place-yet/ Amazon to run Lord of the Rings prequel TV series: https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2017/11/amazon-will-run-a-multi-season-lord-of-the-rings-prequel-tv-series/ Original Reddit thread and comment: https://www.reddit.com/r/StarWarsBattlefront/comments/7cff0b/seriously_i_paid_80_to_have_vader_locked/dppum98/ Belgium investigates gambling aspect in game: https://www.pcgamesn.com/star-wars-battlefront-2/battlefront-2-loot-box-gambling-belgium-gaming-commission And what about the Star Wars IP in general? https://www.forbes.com/sites/erikkain/2017/11/15/should-disney-and-lucasfilm-be-worried-about-star-wars-battlefront-ii/#2ddc04b36eaa||11/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 9: NERF or Nuthin'||CPU’s are tanking due to anti-piracy DRM tool in Assassin’s Creed Origins: https://www.theinquirer.net/inquirer/news/3020085/assassins-creed-origins-is-crippling-gamers-cpus-due-to-anti-piracy-drm-tools Follow Up from Ubisoft:https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2017/11/ubisoft-denies-pc-drm-is-slowing-down-assassins-creed-origins/ Hey, we were just talking about this! Lawyering being replaced by AI: http://www.wbur.org/bostonomix/2017/11/01/artificial-intelligence-legal 3rd Party App Developers will have access to and ability to store some facial mapping data: https://9to5mac.com/2017/11/02/iphone-x-facial-expressions-app-developers/ How DARE states try to protect their citizens from net neutrality gut: https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20171031/09320238517/verizon-lobbies-fcc-to-block-states-protecting-broadband-privacy-net-neutrality.shtml Follow-up: Colorado overwhelmingly rejects Comcast https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2017/11/voters-reject-cable-lobby-misinformation-campaign-against-muni-broadband/ Intel Hires AMD’s Raja Koduri, Set to make own discrete GPUs https://www.anandtech.com/show/12017/intel-to-develop-discrete-gpus-hires-raja-koduri-as-chief-architect Fearing Exploit ridden Intel Management Engine in UEFI, Google and partners replacing it with own smaller, open source NERF https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=Google-NERF-UEFI-Linux FireFox is great again! https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/quantum/ Mozilla's Privacy focused massive review of Holiday Gadgets https://blog.mozilla.org/blog/2017/11/07/dont-buy-gifts-that-snoop-introducing-mozillas-holiday-buyers-guide/||11/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 8: Humble Bumbles||IGN Buys Humble Bundle Charity Video Game store https://techcrunch.com/2017/10/13/ign-acquires-pay-what-you-want-game-shop-humble-bundle/ Ubuntu 17.10 Artful Aardvark Released http://releases.ubuntu.com/17.10/ US Bests Japan in world first mech fight https://www.megabots.com/ Calls for Credit Industry Changes after Equifax breach http://www.npr.org/2017/10/18/558570686/after-equifax-hack-calls-for-big-changes-in-credit-reporting-industry Verizon and AT&T selling personal data collected from your phones https://www.androidauthority.com/verizon-att-selling-information-807684/ Turn Carbon in Rocks! Says Iceland Plant https://qz.com/1100221/the-worlds-first-negative-emissions-plant-has-opened-in-iceland-turning-carbon-dioxide-into-stone/ Supreme Court to Hear ‘US v Microsoft’ over Foreign Server privacy https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/gy54zb/us-v-microsoft-supreme-court FCC votes to end rule that requires a local affiliate network http://www.chicagotribune.com/business/ct-biz-fcc-local-tv-radio-control-20171024-story.html Krack: WORST Wifi Hack in History https://www.krackattacks.com/||11/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 7: Windows Phone Home||This is kind of a miserable week and please don't ask about episode 5. It doesn't exist and you can't convince us otherwise. Anyways we tackle such subjects as loot boxes, just how much the FCC doesn't care about being as evil as possible, Equifax conti||10/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 6: Boys And Their Toys||If you've been looking for the perfect excuse to get back into buying action figures, we have Jared Beerman of Beerman Photography to tell us how he got into taking pictures of toys and what inspires him. Before that we compete to see how many pages of||10/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 5: Goodbye Number 5||Christopher explains where the hell the podcast has been and why you should probably just skip to episode 6...||9/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 4: Equif*** You||This week we get our hands real dirty handling the muck Equifax has bestowed upon 140 million Americans, the good, the bad, the ugly of the new iPhone X, announcement of our new tangential gaming project, and more!||9/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 3: Lego My Blockchain||The end of the summer... how evil is Google? Massive solar power arrays! New blockchain currencies, no more Solaris and much much more!||9/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 2: Skynet vs Android Oreo||Android Oreo Released and a new iPhone on the horizon! Zero Day market is soaring! New space gear, ChromeOS for Enterprise, Killer robots and much, much more!||9/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 01: Crickets and Chrome||August 24 2017. A date that will forever be remember as the genesis of the Shiny Podcast. A new show hell bent on casting light and throwing shade on the latest in gaming and technology. We kick things off by speculating on upcoming Android O, chatting||9/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|