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Show of 11-14-2020

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  • Email and Forum Questions
  • Profiles in IT: Karlheinz Brandenburg
  • Observations from the Bunker
  • Deal of the Week: Zoom Will Drop 40-minute Limit on Thanksgiving
  • Facebook’s Vanish Mode Competes with Snapchat
  • SpaceX Crew-1 Launch on Sunday
  • Eight States Vote Paperless in 2020 Despite Security Risks
  • Tip of the Week: Use Rechargeable Batteries
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Show of 11-07-2020

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  • Email and Forum Questions
  • Profiles in IT: Ajay V. Bhatt
  • Observations from the Bunker
  • Police Used Facial Recognition System to Identify Protestor
  • ISS Astronauts Vote from Space
  • Chinese Control of Companies is Real
  • Happy Birthday Android
  • Coronavirus Update: Mink Permutation
  • Ransomware Threatens US Healthcare System
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Show of 10-31-2020

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  • Email and Forum Questions
  • Profiles in IT: John Vincent Atanasoff
  • Observations from the Bunker
  • Glow in the Dark Halloween Drink
  • Tip of the Week: Back Up Your Photos to Cloud
  • Use Zoom like a Pro
  • Apple Added a Secret Button to Your iPhone
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Show of 10-24-2020

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  • Profiles in IT: Jack Patrick Dorsey
  • Observations from the Bunker
  • How Twitter Makes Its Money
  • Tip of the Week: NEVER participate in a ‘Quiz’ on Facebook
  • All iPhone 12 Phones have 5G: Should you Upgrade?
  • Lidar Sensor is the Biggest Change for iPhone12
  • How to Protect Your Privacy When Your Laptop Gets Repaired
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Show of 10-17-2020

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  • Email and Forum Questions
  • Profiles in IT: Paul Baran
  • Observations from the Bunker
  • Trivia of the Week: The First YouTube Video
  • Tip of the Week: MS Office 365 Free for Students and Teachers
  • FCC Will Move To Regulate Social Media After Censorship Outcry
  • Senate to Subpoena Twitter CEO over Blockage of Biden Article
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Show of 10-10-2020

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  • Email and Forum Questions
  • Profiles in IT: Donald Ervin Knuth
  • Observations from the Bunker
  • Website of the Week: Ancient Earth
  • Wikipedia Website Redesign – First in a Decade
  • Big Carrier Monopoly May Be Over: Cheaper Phone Plans
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Show of 10-03-2020

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  • Email and Forum Questions
  • Profiles in IT: Zhang Yiming
  • Observations from the Bunker (Originally aired 6 June 2020)
  • Safety Alert: Coffee Banned in A350 Cockpits (Originally aired 8 February 2020)
  • Idea of Week: Monitor Glucose Levels without Finger Prick (Originally aired 8 February 2020)
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Show of 09-26-2020

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  • Email and Forum Questions
  • Profiles in IT: Robert William Taylor
  • Observations from the Bunker
  • Clever Idea of the Week: Inverted Circles on Milk Jugs
  • How to Break Out of your Social Media Echo Chamber
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Show of 09-19-2020

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  • Email and Forum Questions
  • Profiles in IT: Fernando José “Corby” Corbató
  • Observations from the Bunker
  • Warning of the Week: TikTok Knockoff is Dangerous Malware
  • Interview with HAL9000 from Space Odyssey 2001
  • AI Bot GPT-3 can Write like a Human, But It Is Not Thinking
  • AI Autonomous Weapons May Be Deployed
  • TikTok Reveals Details of How Its Algorithm Works
  • Social-media Platforms are Undermining Democracy
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Show of 09-12-2020

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  • Email and Forum Questions
  • Profiles in IT: Brendan Eich
  • Observations from the Bunker
  • Bald Eagle Takes Down Drone
  • Tip of the Week: Mouse Trick
  • AI Writes Original Essay: Why We Should Not Fear AI
  • Prank of the Week: College Student uses AI to Post Fake Blog Posts
  • A Machine-Learning Assist to Predicting Hurricane Intensity
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