TDH – A Metaphor

This week Erik joined me and we had a wonderful time. The comment that was shared in pre-show was that we both really enjoyed the stories that we talked about, and that there was no direct Apple stories. That, I promise you was not a conscious decision.  Other than that, both of us really enjoyed the metaphors that I came up with to describe things in the show. You should listen if only for my creative prowess.

HTC Becomes Highest Shipping Smartphone Vendor In the US
http://mobile.slashdot.org/story/11/10/31/2253201/htc-becomes-highest-shipping-smartphone-vendor-in-the-us

Google: ICS to be Open Sourced Soon
http://www.zdnet.com/blog/open-source/google-android-40-to-be-open-sourced-in-coming-weeks/9852

Google TV, now a subscription package
http://arstechnica.com/gadgets/news/2011/11/google-ponders-cable-tv-offering.ars

Amazon, Now a Book Lender
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204621904577014273003626952.html
http://www.wired.com/epicenter/2011/11/kindle-lending-library/

Continuing Sprint Suit against AT&T&T
http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/11/02/att-sprint-idUSN1E7A11UQ20111102

IE falls below 50%
http://arstechnica.com/microsoft/news/2011/11/the-end-of-an-era-internet-explorer-drops-below-50-percent-of-web-usage.ars

Linux and Windows 8
http://arstechnica.com/business/news/2011/10/the-right-to-dual-boot-linux-groups-plead-case-prior-to-windows-8-launch.ars

Spanish Judge Understands Piracy
http://www.techdirt.com/articles/20111101/04460416581/spanish-judge-gets-it-pirated-copies-not-necessarily-lost-sales-may-boost-purchases-later.shtml

Facebook Frackups
Survey: parents lie to help preteens get on Facebook
http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/technology/2011/11/survey-parents-lie-to-help-preteens-get-on-facebook.html

Typical Stolen Info
http://news.cnet.com/8301-1009_3-20128808-83/socialbots-steal-250gb-of-user-data-in-facebook-invasion/
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-15553192

How well do you know your “Friends”
http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/news/2011/11/one-in-five-willing-to-make-facebook-friends-with-complete-strangers.ars

Science News:
NASA wants to make tractor beams a reality
http://science.slashdot.org/story/11/11/01/2022243/nasa-wants-to-make-tractor-beams-a-reality

Hubble Sees Birth of a Black Hole
http://arstechnica.com/science/news/2011/11/gravitational-lens-lets-hubble-zoom-in-on-matter-swirling-into-black-hole.ars

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s