Episode 7: Remakes, Reboots, and Superfluity

Host:

Andrew Risenhoover

Amanda King

John Zander

 

Guests:

TJ Arieno

Ben Honeycutt

 

Topics:

Danish government creates entire country in Minecraft, users promptly blow it up and plant American flag:

http://www.gamespot.com/articles/danish-government-creates-entire-country-in-minecraft-users-promptly-blow-it-up-and-plant-american-flag/1100-6419412/

Mind-controlled prosthetic arm from Segway inventor gets FDA approval:

http://mobile.theverge.com/2014/5/10/5703444/deka-mind-controlled-prosthetic-arm-gets-fda-approval

Apple is buying Beats?:

http://www.theverge.com/2014/5/9/5698158/what-apple-is-really-buying-with-beats

And Remember the Last Time Beats Sold Itself to a Phone Maker?

http://recode.net/2014/05/08/remember-the-last-time-beats-sold-itself-to-a-phone-maker/

Amazon holds the patent for photographs set on a pure white background:

http://mobile.theverge.com/2014/5/8/5696356/amazon-inexplicably-granted-patent-for-common-photography-flash-setup

New Unreal Tournament:

https://www.unrealengine.com/blog/the-future-of-unreal-tournament-begins-today

Amazon Boots Mediabridge over a lawsuit:

http://www.theverge.com/2014/5/9/5699724/amazon-strips-mediabridge-of-selling-privileges

Remakes, Which are often poop, but not always!

But mostly yeah.