Ep. 1224: Regulation vibrations Video
Outtakes from episode 1224.
Did my cell phone just vibrate or am I going crazy? Today's 404 episode explains phantom cell phone vibrations and why the new Samsung Galaxy S III randomly burst into flames. We'll also talk about a YouTube video showing excessive bullying and what you can do about it, and a gym banning skinny people from exercising!
On today's show, Molly, Rafe, and Brian Cooley take over for Tom, Natali, and sanity. Between ISP censorship in Minnesota, Faceook phishing attacks, and search on Twitter, it doesn't sound rant-tastic but it really, really is. Enjoy.
It's been way too long, but CNET's own Molly Wood is back for a special cross-coastal episode of The 404! We chat with Molly about what she's been up to lately, including a new Molly Rants blog on CNET and her recent conversation with FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski.
The Sleep Doctor is back in the building and we've been hoarding questions for his return. Today we'll talk to him about why Daylight Saving Time causes spikes in heart attacks, pro tips on what to pack in your airplane sleep kit, the best white noise and sleep-tracking apps for your smartphone, and why there are no shortcuts to a good night's rest.
Behold: a live Molly Rant! Mo Wood joins The 404 Podcast to chat about Gmail's new voice calling; the brand-new Digg layout; and an ironic Twitter post from Gizmodo's Brian Lam that has Mo Wood ready to throw down!
The 2010 Subaru Outback may have some cutting-edge tech, but not cutting edge enough to stop Molly from ranting about it.
Today we'll teach you lessons on how to be passive aggressive to your "friends" on Facebook. Also: vibrating tattoos from Nokia, vibrating steering wheels, Typography Scrabble, and how to spot an online dating predator.
The Plantronics Discovery 665 comes with two charging options, a vibrate mode, and different earbud sizes. Plus, the charging pocket lights up whenever there's an incoming call. The Discovery 665 also has an improved digital-sound-processing technology ca
Facebook gets busted for actually hiring a PR agency to try to plant anti-Google stories in the press. Wow. What are you guys, like 14? Oh, wait. Kind of, yeah. In other rant bait, an FCC commissioner who blocked any conditions regulating the NBC/Comcast merger got a lobbying gig at Comcast! How ... sleazy. Plus, the sad story of the other Mark Zuckerberg, and I finally finish my Keynote presentation about my spring break to Alaska. --Molly