Friday, January 17, 2020

MWGIC-EP-000102: Bad Tech - Awesome Tech - Super Space - Magic Mushrooms In Space



Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/ABkEuPl1xdM


Show Notes:

Midwestern Geek In Cali Podcast On YouTube:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCruRVw-zY8hqnfI7pWDpfGw


Midwestern Geek In Cali On Twitter:

https://twitter.com/MidwestGeekCali


Google plans to kill support for third-party cookies that track you all over the internet:

https://www.cnbc.com/2020/01/14/google-chrome-to-end-support-for-third-party-cookies-within-two-years.html


Hundreds of millions of cable modems could be hacked due to 'Cable Haunt' flaw:

https://www.tomsguide.com/news/cable-haunt-modem-flaw


DRAM breakthrough puts us one step closer to instant-on PCs:
** Note from Dan: I give an easy-to-understand explaination of why this is a BMFD **
https://www.pcgamer.com/dram-breakthrough-puts-us-one-step-closer-to-instant-on-pcs/


Scientists May Have Discovered Universal Memory, DRAM Replacement:

https://www.extremetech.com/computing/304980-scientists-may-have-discovered-universal-memory-dram-replacement?source=Computing


Signal update makes it easier to keep track of files and storage, regardless of encryption:

https://www.androidpolice.com/2020/01/13/signal-update-makes-it-easier-to-keep-track-of-files-and-storage-regardless-of-encryption/


Strange objects found near the Milky Way's supermassive black hole:

https://www.cnn.com/2020/01/15/world/milky-way-objects-black-hole-scn/index.html


How the tiny exoplanet-hunting ASTERIA satellite showed scientists what cubesats can do:

https://www.space.com/asteria-proved-cubesats-can-study-exoplanets.html


The earthly limit on satellite ambitions:

https://www.axios.com/satellites-infrastructure-amazon-spacex-space-f4614a68-8d17-4feb-a2c4-867c3f7a4112.html


Elon Musk drops details for SpaceX Mars mega-colony -
SpaceX CEO wants to put a million people on the Red Planet by 2050:

https://www.cnet.com/news/elon-musk-drops-details-for-spacexs-million-person-mars-mega-colony/


Elon Musk shares details about SpaceX’s Starship, including estimated 20 to 30-year service life:

https://techcrunch.com/2020/01/17/elon-musk-shares-details-about-spacexs-starship-including-estimated-20-to-30-year-service-life/


NASA WANTS TO GROW A MOON BASE OUT OF MUSHROOMS:

https://futurism.com/the-byte/nasa-grow-moon-base-mushrooms


Prehistoric trees in Australia saved from wildfires in secret mission:

https://abcnews.go.com/International/prehistoric-trees-australia-saved-wildfires-secret-mission/story?id=68326916


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Sunday, January 12, 2020

MWGIC EP-00101: Will The Electric Blacksmith Get The USA Making Things Again - Electric Hummer - Windows terminal - Supernet



Watch video on YouTube: https://youtu.be/m6cRzI1Rd7M

Show Notes:

Revolutionary ‘Robotic Blacksmithing’ Technology Could Revive US Manufacturing

https://scitechdaily.com/revolutionary-robotic-blacksmithing-technology-could-revive-us-manufacturing/


The US is building its first new particle collider in decades on Long Island. Stephen Hawking called the technology a 'time machine.'

https://www.businessinsider.com/electron-ion-collider-long-island-new-york-2020-1


Astronomers Detect a Binary Star Set to Explode, And You Might Be Alive to See It

https://www.sciencealert.com/this-innocent-looking-star-is-doomed-to-explode-and-you-might-be-alive-to-see-it


Hummer Is Coming Back As An Electric Off-Road Pickup By GMC: Wall Street Journal

https://jalopnik.com/hummer-is-coming-back-as-an-electric-off-road-pickup-by-1840935587



Google Maps has some surprising tricks up its sleeve that don't involve navigation

https://www.cnet.com/how-to/google-maps-has-some-surprising-tricks-up-its-sleeve-that-dont-involve-navigation/


Microsoft’s Windows Terminal is getting retro-style CRT effects, search, and more

https://www.theverge.com/2020/1/9/21059316/microsoft-windows-terminal-crt-effects-retro-search-tabs-features

Elon Musk’s 42,000 StarLink Satellites Could Just Save The World

https://www.forbes.com/sites/johnkoetsier/2020/01/09/elon-musks-42000-starlink-satellites-could-just-save-the-world/#f73a9b4c2cde


How Elon Musk's 'UFO on a stick' devices may turn SpaceX internet subscribers into the Starlink satellite network's secret weapon

https://www.businessinsider.com/spacex-starlink-satellite-ufo-terminals-how-network-works-2020-1


2020 SATURN-PLUTO CONJUNCTION—EXPLORING THE DEEPEST SHADOW

https://www.astrology.com/article/2020-saturn-pluto-conjunction-astrology


Mountain Astrologer: Donald Trump and the Saturn-Pluto Conjunction

https://mountainastrologer.com/tma/donald-trump-and-the-saturn-pluto-conjunction/


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Saturday, January 4, 2020

MWGIC-EP-00100: A Wild Ride Already In 2020






Watch Video On YouTube: https://youtu.be/zwWjNJKxaIQ


Show Notes:

Physicist Proposes Radical New 'Stellar Engine' To Move The Entire Solar System

https://www.sciencealert.com/what-is-a-stellar-engine-and-could-it-help-us-escape-a-supernova


Even If You Hate Exercise, These Small Changes Can Keep You Active

https://www.sciencealert.com/this-is-how-to-stick-with-an-exercise-routine-well-into-next-year


How To Create An Ugly Christmas Sweater Design

https://blog.redbubble.com/2017/12/create-ugly-christmas-sweater-design/


World War III Is An Irresistible Meme

https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2020/01/world-war-iii-memes/604450/


SpaceflightNow

https://spaceflightnow.com/


AstronomyNow

https://astronomynow.com/


What The Hell Is Samsung's 'Artificial Human' Project?

https://www.theverge.com/circuitbreaker/2020/1/3/21047923/samsung-neon-artificial-human-ces-2020-rumor


What You Need To Know About The Australia Bush Fires

https://www.theverge.com/2020/1/3/21048891/australia-wildfires-koalas-climate-change-bushfires-deaths-animals-damage


8BitDo’s Tiny $20 Keychain Controller Is Now Available

https://www.theverge.com/2020/1/3/21048598/8bitdo-zero-2-keychain-bluetooth-controller-nintendo-switch

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