The 404 1,291: Where we paddle out to North Brother island (podcast)

A tiny abandoned island nestled in the middle of New York beckons us to explore its forgotten shores, an ArsTechnica writer endeavors to install every "free" program offered online, and a magic spray that repels water is now on the market.


An abandoned island sandwiched between Queens and the Bronx remains uninhabited by human life. BusinessInsider

Leaked from today's 404 episode:

- What happens when you install every adware, toolbar, and plug-in offered for download on the Internet?

- Great comments on YouTube for Jeff.

- Cheap vacation: An abandoned island in the middle of NYC.

- You can now buy a spray at Home Depot that makes anything wateproof .

- I usually don't get excited about iPad cases, but this one takes me back.


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