Log4j vulnerability, YouTube and Disney make up, Tardigrades, Anti-5G necklace
• Hackers start pushing malware in worldwide Log4Shell attacks.
• The Next Wave of Log4J Attacks Will Be Brutal.
• The Numbers Behind Log4j Vulnerability CVE-2021-44228.
• YouTube TV Reaches Deal To Bring Back Disney-Owned Channels Including ESPN, Disney Channel, & ABC.
• Oh Doctah’s thoughts on the Great Resignation.
• Reddit Announces Confidential Submission of Draft Registration Statement Related to Proposed Public Offering.
• BuzzFeed Suffers Wave of SPAC Investor Withdrawals Before Going Public.
• Elon Musk: Person of the Year 2021.
• EV tax credits: Manchin a no on Build Back Better bill, putting $12,500 incentive in doubt.
• Record-Breaking Eight Mobile Games Surpass $1 Billion in Global Player Spending During 2021.
• Apple releases Swift Playgrounds 4 with support for app development on iPad.
• Toyota Made Its Key Fob Remote Start Into a Subscription Service.
• Dog helps his human move tires and figures out how to carry four tires in one bite.
• TikTok says it’s removing ‘alarmist warnings’ about school violence.
• I’m getting this PAGASA message on my AOD and lockscreen.
• Meta says nearly 50,000 journalists and activists were targeted by sophisticated spying operations on Facebook and Instagram.
• Melania Trump emerges to launch new NFT platform meant to ‘inspire’ — and earn cash.
• RadioShack Announces Ambitious New Cryptocurrency Exchange: RadioShack Defi.
• Homeland Security launches ‘Hack DHS’ bug bounty program.
• Biden will sign an executive order to move government services online.
• Anti-5G necklaces found to be radioactive.
• Tardigrade is first multicellular organism to be quantum entangled.
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Guests: Owen JJ Stone, Jeff Jarvis, Tim Stevens
This Week in Tech episode 854
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