Australia Post Trial Drone Deliveries, Facebook F8 Conference & Netflix To Air Top Gear | Episode 147


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Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.

Show Notes:
Boaty McBoatface Has Won The Boat-Naming Contest, But Organisers Are Already Backing Out [Junkee]
Racehorse named Horsey McHorseface in Boaty McBoatface homage [BBC News]
Telstra hit by customer backlash over marriage equality position [SMH]
Telstra CEO Andy Penn admits telco wrong to not support same sex marriage [mUmBRELLA]
Church told gay CEOs at Qantas, SBS to stop supporting marriage equality [The Age]
KFC Australia tried to make a dick joke. It backfired. [Mashable]
Friends’ attempt to find Woolworths ‘dream girl’ spotted in mushroom aisle attracts backlash [9 News]
Australia Post trials parcel delivery by drone [iTnews]
Sydney to trial bank card tapping on Opal network [iTnews]
The 3 biggest announcements from Facebook’s F8 conference [BGR]
Everything Facebook announced at F8 2016 [The Next Web]
BuzzFeed Slashes Revenue Forecast: Is This the Beginning of the End of the Millennial Media Bubble? [Vanity Fair]
After conquering the world with Apple, Steve ‘the Woz’ Wozniak is heading our way [The Age]
Apple Ending Support for QuickTime For Windows, Users Should Uninstall [MacRumors]
Apple raises money for World Wildlife Fund with ‘Apps for Earth’ promotion [Macworld]
Apple hints at how long its devices typically last [Cult Of Mac]
Radio stalwart Bruce Mansfield dies [SMH]
‘Death Is Nothing At All’ read by Bruce Mansfield [YouTube]
Cleverman Is An ABC TV Series About An Aboriginal Superhero [Gizmodo Australia]
Netflix to air Top Gear worldwide in head-to-head with Amazon’s Clarkson [The Guardian]
Bill & Ted 3 is finally going into production [Consequence Of Sound]
Sean Parker is giving $250 million to fight cancer with new immunotherapy institute [The Verge]

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