This week, how to beat the Westboro Baptist Church. Chinese root server is shut down after DNS problem. April Fool’s Day hijinks ensues with the voice command copier prank. A French dude “fingerhacked” Obama’s Twitter account. GoDaddy ceases regitering domains in China. Introducing, the vortex junction – the next generation of roundabouts. The ISS is set to get a “Man Cave” module. A mafia boss in Italy was betrayed to the police by his Facebook account. A new trend in Carbon-14 dating in the wine world reveals that 5% of vintage wines may be frauds. Plus, the Fark Headline of the Week and a new Off-Air discussion topic.
Show notes available at http://wiki.whatstherumpuspodcast.com/36
We’re broadcasting live now! Wikipedia to start color coding edits. Audi President calls the Chevy Volt “A Car for Idiots.” A woman tried to sue Yahoo for the search results of a vanity search. We discuss an alternative to phone numbers and the dangers of Jessica Biel. There’s a new 2 TB hard drive on the market! SpaceX will replace the Space Shuttle for ISS resupply. A Chinese farmer builds a helicopter… out of wood. The Huffer has been arrested again. WPA is crackable in less than 60 seconds. The Internet turned 40. What’s the Green Power Ranger up to these days? Research is being done on adding augmented reality to contact lenses. All this plus the Question of the Week and the Fark Headline of the Week.
Show notes available at http://wiki.whatstherumpuspodcast.com/13