TOPIC: John Miley, researcher and writer for the Kiplinger Letter in DC joins us this week to help explain Net Neutrality, why it’s a big deal, and what all the recent commotion and political hubbub is all about – just in time to figure it out before the bill proposal from the FCC expected next Thursday, 2/28! We cover the basics, but also get into the weeds a bit with unintended consequences, and considering whether this will really do what everyone hopes it will, or just put smiles on a lot of lawyer’s faces …
Before that, Mike and Dave scare the bejeezus out of listeners with an ever-growing list of hacks and security breaches, including one that literally REQUIRES you to pound a spike through your hard drive to fix it! Then our favorite regular geek Jay Garmon helps us get our trivia on this week with a great bio brain bender:
What was the original structure (later recognized as incorrect, in favor of the double-helix) of the DNA molecule proposed by Watson and Crick?
Cool sites of the week include:
We cap the hour off with our podcast only song of the week “Tongue Tied” by GroupLove!
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