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The Personal Computer Radio Show – 08.16.17

Personal Computer Show Wednesday, August 16th 2017 Broadcast PRN.fm on the INTERNET 6:00 PM ET IN THE NEWS New Guidelines from the NIST on Creation of Passwords Consumer Report on Removal of Recommendation of Microsoft Surface Laptops and Tablets is flawed NASA Chasing the Solar Eclipse in Two Jet Planes Android Malware Secretly Records Audios and Pictures FEATURE SEGMENTS Wearable …

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Tom Engelhardt – You Must Be Kidding! Adventures in an American World of Frustration

Recently, sorting through a pile of old children’s books, I came across a volume, That Makes Me Mad!, which brought back memories. Written by Steve Kroll, a long-dead friend, it focused on the eternally frustrating everyday adventures of Nina, a little girl whose life regularly meets commonplace roadblocks, at which point she always says… well, you can guess from the title!  Vivid …