Sphere's Law of Recurring Subject Matter argues that, given enough time, all conversations with Steve Guttenberg will inevitably become audiocentric. As usual, The Audiophiliac brings a ransom list of talking points today, including Spotify robbing musicians, Benford's law, 'Say Yes to the Dress,' and a Monoprice controversy.
Internet scholar faults Justice Department prosecution "in part at least" for driving Aaron Swartz to his death.
MP Tom Harris has quit as Labour's social media chief in Scotland after making a Downfall parody of SNP leader Alex Salmond.
On today's 404 podcast, we'll chat about Anonymous threats to Fox News and Facebook, Unreal Tournament to cure lazy eye, Netflix's plummeting stock, and perverted TSA notes, and we welcome our newest intern, Jon Bon Jovi.
A man who was texting in a Texas movie theater claims a woman behind him who complained hit him and grabbed him so hard he got whiplash. The woman says she just touched him with a finger.
ZDNet's Jason Perlow responds.