Episode 38: Randomness and Predictability

Download: Episode 38

This week Audrey and I chat about the KRACK WPA2 vulnerability, the technical skills of the judge in Oracle v Google, how Facebook is ruining our democracy, part 34, and more. Enjoy!

Show Notes

KRACK Wifi vulnerability

Oracle v Google Judge Alsup

Civic data FUBAR at NYPD

Facebook ruining our democracy, part 34

Things we like on the internet this week

Community Announcements

Kickstarter for Year 3

Today we’re launching the Kickstarter campaign for our next year of publishing The Recompiler. We have another four issues planned, more podcast episodes, and even another book. Click through to see more info and to find out about our fabulous rewards (Stickers! Posters! Zines!)

We’re also throwing a kickoff party tomorrow, Wednesday October 25 from 6-8pm, at Books With Pictures. The shop is at 1100 SE Division St, #103 in Portland, OR.

Issue 8 now shipping

The other exciting news this week is that we’re shipping Issue 8! Our wildcard issue has a little of everything, from citizen astronomers to cell networks.

First ever telethon on Nov 11th

On November 11 we’re going to be doing a live broadcast, for our upcoming Kickstarter. Join Christie and Audrey from 10am-4pm Pacific for technology discussion, tech support questions, special guest interviews, and a whole batch of tongue twisters like Christie promised us in May. You can join in by telling us what we should talk about, using this form.

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