- BitTorrent Inc. releases a “web” version of uTorrent! … it involves downloading a Windows-only binary with bundled adware, but it’s “web.” Bram Cohen has long since left BitTorrent Inc., the company’s been bought by cryptocurrency bozos — multiple cryptocurrency bozos were apparently chasing it — and the BitTorrent protocol remains open source and completely unaffected.
- The women of 1970s Rolling Stone, who made Hunter S. Thompson’s incoherent ramblings into something readable.
- I’m moving house, and won’t have reliable internet at home until Monday 1 October or thereabouts. Don’t expect much on the blogs.
- Please enjoy our intrepid metal reviewer, Alli Kirkham, playing “Despacito” on an electric kazoo. (Rose: “It sounds like a drunk hornet.”)
— Nathaniel Rivers (@sophist_monster) September 11, 2018