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Inside: New Little Brother/Homeland edition is out today!; There is no automation employment crisis; Cyberpunk Culture; Or What You Will; #BlackOutDay2020; and more!

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New Little Brother/Homeland edition is out today!: With an intro by Edward Snowden.

There is no automation employment crisis: But there is a climate emergency.

Cyberpunk Culture: An online conference, Jul 9/10.

Or What You Will: Jo Walton's new, brilliant meta-meta-novel.

#BlackOutDay2020: Pledge not to spend a dime in a store or online, except in Black-owned businesses.

Right wing press duped by state-sponsored influence campaign: Deepfakes and avatars manipulated to defeat reverse image searches.

Coronavirus tests are a taxable benefit: HMRC creates a perverse incentive.

Big 4 accounting firms headed for breakup: When the referee cheats.

Home security cameras are really insecure: Even encrypted video streams can give away sensitive info.

Why covid cases are spiking but deaths aren't: Lead-time bias.

#10yrsago Basil Wolverton's CULTURE CORNER: grotesque HOWTOs from MAD Magazine's gross-out king…

#10yrsago Glucosamine no better than placebo for lower back pain…

#10yrsago America's "jobless recovery"…

#10yrsago Finance columnist explains capitalism to children: take things without paying, then sell them…

#5yrsago Hacking Team leak: bogus copyright takedowns and mass DEA surveillance in Colombia…

#5yrsago Foo Fighters demand bullshit terms from concert photographers

#5yrsago RIP, Disney Imagineering great Blaine Gibson…

#5yrsago Colorado achieved incredible reductions in teen pregnancy through free birth control…

#1yrago Mississippi makes it a jailable offense to call plant-based or cultured-meat patties "burgers"…

Yesterday's threads: New podcast; Europe's interop coalition; Scarfolk beermats; Miami cop owns illegal mansion nightclub; Video and transcript of my OII talk; Shower temperature vs handle position; and more!

On Jul 14, my first picture book comes out! It's called Poesy the Monster Slayer and it's an epic tale of bedtime-refusal, toy-hacking and monster-hunting, illustrated by Matt Rockefeller. It's the monster book I dreamt of reading to my own daughter.…

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