The 404 1,332: Where we tell you how we got these scars (podcast)

Today we'll tell you how to make money swiping ads on your phone, revisit popular tech terms defined by the '90s, and question why surgeons in South Korea are carving permanent smiles into women's faces.

South Korean surgeons have pioneered a new way to slice a permanent smile into patient's faces. RocketNews24/The Atlantic

Leaked from today's 404 episode:

- Tech terms coined in the '90s: Where are they now?

- Man turns his phone number into a premium number, makes money off of telemarketers calling him.

- Locket app lets users make money by swiping through ads on their smartphones.

- South Koreans develop plastic surgery for a permanent smile.


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