06/03/2019

#41 – 23andAirbnb

#41 – 23andAirbnb

We finally have sunshine here in Boston, so that means it’s a no bad news ‘cast! Starting off, we talk about the definitely-not-scary ability to create videos of people, before moving on to the fact that a US city is being held hostage by ransomware. But we end on vacations!

Links and Extra Reading

It’s Getting Way Too Easy to Create Fake Videos of People’s Faces

Hackers Are Holding Baltimore Hostage: How They Struck and What’s Next

Airbnb is partnering with 23andMe to send people on “heritage” vacations

I LET A STRANGER WATCH ME WORK FOR A DAY — AND I’VE NEVER BEEN MORE PRODUCTIVE