BlackBerry CEO John Chen had some seemingly irrational things to say about Apple’s stance on encryption, and Bryan and Jeff break it down. They also take a deeper look into black boxes and self-driving cars with a focus on regulating these devices and surveillance worries. Just to keep things light, they dive into Twitter harassment and social media censorship.
ACM 369: BlackBerry Doofus, Black Box Regulation, Twitter Harrassment
Sources referenced in this episode:
- BlackBerry CEO ‘disturbed’ by Apple’s hard line on encryption – The Inquirer
- Twitter cracks down after ‘Ghostbusters’ actor complains about abuse – Reuters
- If a Black Box in Apple’s Autonomous Cars Recorded Everything, Would You Care?
- German Legislation Would Require ‘Black Box’ Tech for Self-Driving Cars
- Jeff’s Twitter
- Bryan’s Twitter
- Jeff’s blog: Fresh Brewed Tales
- Bryan’s blog: Geek Tells