- Episode 573
- September 12, 2018
Here are the stories we're covering this week:
- Bitcoin and other digital currencies continue to tumble in value, amid concerns that Wall Street institutions are shunning cryptocurrencies.
- To map the planet’s winds, the British-built Aeolus satellite has begun firing its laser down on Earth.
- A self-driving bus has begun shuttle service in Calgary.
- We may not have colonies on Mars and faster-than-light travel yet but, if you have a Vizio TV, you’ll get a taste of a bizarre future wherein gadgets turn against their makers after first betraying their owners. Also: a pop-up informing you that your TV has been spying on you will prompt you to sue its own manufacturer.