Episode 104: Carter Beauford has Two Arms

The Internet declares it’s freedom.  Def Leppard is re-recording it’s entire back catalogue to screw Universal.  A German university is suing one of its former students over early graduation.  Will the ubiquitous Gideon bible be replaced by a Kindle?  Windows 8 upgrade priced at only $39.99.  The porn industry is positioning itself to be a very natural bedfellow to Google’s Project Glass.  Want to leak the goings-on in that staff meeting to the world outside with some style?  Use a transparency grenade!  Cisco locks it’s own customers out of using their own routers until they agree to use a service that will spy on their Internet usage.  Blizzard drops the banhammer on Linux users, because using Linux is cheating in Diablo III.  A New Jersey court says it’s not illegal to look at someone elses email if they forget to log out before they leave the computer.

Show notes available at http://wiki.whatstherumpuspodcast.com/104

Episode 34: Black Market Butts

Black market glute enhancements lead to a rash of hospitalizations.  William Shatner starts a new social network.  Sean Penn shows a little bit of crazy towards a reporter.  We discuss a Millenium-Falcon-shaped sex toy, a look back at the Dotcom boom and bust.  Are we entering an age of online grocery shopping?  79% of adults believ that web access is a fundamental right.  Sex.com is for sale again.  Plus, the Fark Headline of the Week and our Off-Air Discussion topic.

Show notes available at http://wiki.whatstherumpuspodcast.com/34