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#21 Hack The Police

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When Higinio Ochoa got out of prison for hacking in September of 2014, one of the terms of his parole was that he is not allowed to use any internet connected device. We went to his home in Austin to find out how he got caught and what it's like - in 2015 - to go from living online to not having any internet access.

Next week we celebrate Email Debt Forgiveness Day! Leave us a voicemail at (917) 475-6668 about your most anxiety inducing unanswered email. All will be forgiven, we promise. 

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In 1997, John Silveira wrote a joke classified ad in a tiny publication called Backwoods Home Magazine asking if anyone wanted to travel back in time with him. A lot of people took him seriously. What do you do when …

#16 Why Is Mason Reese Crying?

March 15th, 2015

33:32

For Jonathan Goldstein, YouTube offers endless nostalgia, but he always finds himself returning to the same subject - a precocious child actor from …

#15 I've Killed People And I Have Hostages

February 28th, 2015

21:59

Blair Myhand is a police officer in the sleepy, 42,000 person town of Apex, NC. One night, he received an unusually disturbing phone call where a …

#14 The Art of Making and Fixing Mistakes

February 21st, 2015

28:06

A social media mistake for the record books, and a quiet saint of Wikipedia. 

#13 Love is Lies

February 15th, 2015

25:55

A woman starts dating again at 60 after her marriage falls apart. We follow her into a world of millionaire import/export moguls and fifteen-year old …

#1 - An App Sends A Stranger To Say I Love You (Updated)

February 8th, 2015

22:34

What happens when a woman sends a stocky blond stranger to tell her ex she loves him. (Updated with a new interview!)

#12 Back End Trouble

February 1st, 2015

26:53

The entire internet decides to look at one famous butt at the same time. One man has to ensure that the website hosting Kardashian butt pictures …

#11 Did Errol Morris' Brother Invent Email?

January 24th, 2015

19:02

There was a lot that Errol Morris never knew about his brilliant, distant older brother Noel. Decades after Noel's death, Errol read an internet …

#10 The French Connection

January 18th, 2015

23:50

In the early 80's, way before the world wide web existed, the French government shipped a $200 terminal to every home with a phone line, and created a service that for decades ran alongside the internet. It was called …

#9 The Writing On The Wall

January 10th, 2015

24:04

Yik Yak is a an app that allows users to communicate anonymously with anyone within a 10-mile radius. At Colgate University in upstate New York, the …

#8 Anxiety Box

January 8th, 2015

18:35

Sometimes, on his way to work, a feeling of pressure begins thumping in Paul Ford’s chest. His breaths shorten. They speed up. And sometimes, in …

#7 This Website Is For Sale

December 29th, 2014

21:58

This week we enter the mysterious, Byzantine underworld of domain sales, where people make money speculating on the website naming market. A few …

#6 This Proves Everything

December 21st, 2014

22:23

Depending on who you ask, Keith Calder is either a 35-year old film producer, or one of the players in a vast international conspiracy designed to …

#5 Jennicam

December 15th, 2014

19:30

In 1996 Jennifer Ringley started Jennicam.org, where she recorded and broadcast her entire life, 24/7. It made her famous. And then, one day, she disappeared from the internet entirely. What'd she figure out about the …

#4 Follow The Money

December 8th, 2014

23:09

Writer Chiara Atik has a hobby -- spying on the financial transactions of friends and strangers. She thinks that Venmo, more than any other social media site, is the place you can find actual, accidental truth online. …

#3 We Know What You Did

December 3rd, 2014

20:54

Twenty years ago, Ethan Zuckerman did something terrible on the internet. And he's still living with the consequences.

#1 A Stranger Says I Love You

November 24th, 2014

22:19

What happens when a woman sends a stocky blond stranger to tell her ex she loves him. 

#2 The Secret, Gruesome Internet For Doctors

November 24th, 2014

22:26

An app called Figure One wants to be Instagram, but for doctors. Why would doctors need their own Instagram? We spy on the secret & disgusting …

Reply All Mic Test

November 6th, 2014

0:16

A podcast about the internet, hosted by PJ Vogt and Alex Goldman. From Gimlet Media. Coming soon.

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