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A sad day – Ending relations with Mevio – Eastbay Sponsor

This will be the only time I talk about this: Two weeks ago while attending Blogworld – New Media Expo 2009, I went to upload my video content to TVazine – hosted by Mevio. The uploader didn’t work. After trying to get a solution from the online forums, I was told that the person who could help me was not in the office and I wouldn’t have a solution until “the weekend, maybe later”. Because of this issue, I lost out on 4 days of video content. I had put some of it up on geekazine.blip.tv. That uploader was working...

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5 Tech Things Ep 11 – This is the Craziest show I’ve ever seen

We celebrate Eyebrow day as today Marx (pun intended) Groucho’s birthday. He was born in 1890 and died 3 days after Elvis. Here are your 5 tech things you should know for this week: Rocky Mountain Bank Gmail snafu Michael Tchao and the Apple Tablet rumor Warner Music and YouTube Security Essentials LightPeak Podcast: Play in new window | Download (0.0KB)

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5 Tech Things – Joltid Sues Skype

This week: Windows 7 Upgrade Mike Smith Upgrade can take up to a Day Zune or iPod Touch? Zune HD not that many applications. Does have HD Radio – Where iPod has FM? HD has OLED Technology Could Zune be the BetaMax of Mobile Devices? Google purchases Re-Captcha, Adobe purchases Omniture Open Source Using OCR technology Adobe and Omniture Website analysis Banking Lawsuit $26,000 Bad verification Personal issues Skype Being Sued Joltid – founders of Skype own patent P2P Tech Niklas Zennstrom & Janus Friis Suit since March 75 Million / Day & injunction 15 Billion since Joltid pulled the...

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5 Tech Things – Twitter 101

This Week Skype Sold Sold to ebay in 2005 for 2.6 billion – Meg Whitman – sore issue 1.9 Billion was sold – 2.75 Billion overall – eBay keeps 35% Silver Lake Partners with venture-capital firms Index Ventures and Andreessen Horowitz, as well as the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board Joltid Ltd.  Skype co-founders Niklas Zennstrom and Janus Friis, retained the rights to the peer to peer software when they sold the company. Snow Leopard Freezes Spinning circle Press the C key iPhone to get MMS September 25th. Software update G-Screen Dual screen laptop Windows 7 – Intel Core 2...

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5 Tech Things: Episode 7 – Don’t post your vacation plans to Facebook

This Week -         Steve Jobs in the cave. Tablet? Don’t think so. iPod Cameras Sept 9th -         Sony E-reader – Google joining in Competes with Kindle $399 – more than Kindle Google Open Library – books.google.com Audiobooks – http://librivox.org/ -         When Pirates become Corporate Raiders Global Gaming Factory X, Swedish company that plans to buy The Pirate Bay domain for SKr60 million (about $8 million) Legal Site -         Looking at Microsoft ad. -         Don’t post your vacation plans Hint people will be there – Throw off scent Home Alone – Light timers – silhouette? Park a car in the driveway...

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Geekazine Podcast – Episode 100 BABY!

100 – a look back at the Podcast – Thanks to Frank for helping out – Summer of Podcasts Winners -  New Computer install – ASUS M4A78t-e with Phenom II X4 – 945 – $50 GC given away, open call for more email. My ultimate disgust with Starbucks & AT&T WiFi. – Not too impressed with Tweekdeck for iPhone – Day in Tech History growing fast Important dates to remember: Ep. 150: Aug 04, 2010 – Ep. 200: July 20, 2011 Take the Geekazine Podcast Survey Try GoToAssist free for 30 days – No CC needed: GoToAssist.com/techpodcasts. New GODADDY CODES...

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Geekazine Podcast Ep. 99 Tech Podcasts – Floating on the Internet

1 away from 100 – Madison Non Profit Day – Thanks to all on Summer of Podcasts. Winners will be contacted soon – Other giveaways – The Newest Podcast in Geekazine: the Day in Tech History – The New Computer is Ordered and Coming. It includes: ASUS M4A78t-e with Phenom II X4 – 945 Take the Geekazine Podcast Survey Try GoToAssist free for 30 days – No CC needed: GoToAssist.com/techpodcasts. Save 15% on all orders at Eastbay with code AFZINE15 & 20% on orders $75 or more at Eastbay with code AFZINE20 Click here for Free Industry Resources! Special Shout...

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5 Tech Things You Should Know – Ep 4 – Twitter the Millitary, Hack the Shack

This Week -         Twitter went down What is a DOS – Block the door Nielson report teens don’t tweet. 16% under 25 20% are 55+ 3rd party apps -         Apple updates iPhone 3.0.1 Windows Leopard 18 updates for pictures AirPort, Bluetooth, Safari 4 (Mac OS X 10.5) iCal 3.x, MobileMe iDisk Snow Leopard on Sale $29 for one machine, $49 for 5-user pack -         No Twitter, but Google Voice Marines not allowed to use Twitter, MySpace, Facebook… Allowed to use on personal devices Security threat I agree Megaphone ESPN just announced they will do the same Google opens up Voice...

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Geekazine Podcast Ep 98 – 8-05-09 – The Update Ate my iPhone

Site issues; but now it’s faster! Blogworld bound – The iPhone Update caused some problems today. Video studio is starting to shape up, but the computers need attention – Two more to Show 100 (August 19th). Congrats to Todd and GNC Show 500. Take the Geekazine Podcast Survey Try GoToAssist free for 30 days – No CC needed: GoToAssist.com/techpodcasts. Save 15% on all orders at Eastbay with code AFZINE15 & 20% on orders $75 or more at Eastbay with code AFZINE20 Click here for Free Industry Resources! All Geekazine Podcast Show Notes are also on Delicious Hotline – 608-205-4378 –...

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Geekazine Podcast Ep 97 – 7-29-09 – More Codes in SOP Contest

Challenge to Notebook / Netbook Makers. The Podcast Machine back up and running… – Final Days – Summer of Podcasts & announcement on Podcast Carnivale – Three more to Show 100 (August 19th). Thoughts out to Andy McCaskey. Looking for some supplemental income. Take the Geekazine Podcast Survey Try GoToAssist free for 30 days – No CC needed: GoToAssist.com/techpodcasts. Put Your Financials into order – Edward Jones Save 15% on all orders at Eastbay with code AFZINE15 & 20% on orders $75 or more at Eastbay with code AFZINE20 All Show Notes are also on Delicious Hotline – 608-205-4378 –...

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5 Tech Things you Should Know – Ep. 2 – 7-23-09 – Get Laid Off.

This Week Twitter in the Movies – What takes Bruno from 14.4 to 8.8 in 24 hours? – The trend of Twittering is increasing – Kevin Spacey explained to Dave Letterman – Not the fact that both Oprah and Uma are on Twitter…. Uma Twitter Oprah Twitter Kevin Spacey Twitter Placemark for David Letterman Twitter Windows 7 is Done – Win7, Server 2008 R2 hit RTM – Doesn’t mean it’s ready to ship, just that it’s done – No plans to push up release date – October 22nd Medical Marijuana? We got an App for that! – Activists Justifying the...