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Apr 8th 2009

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Hubble's Universe

Hubble YouDecide contest, Legacy Locker, Beatles, Flutter, Namechk, and more.
Although the show is no longer in production, you can enjoy episodes from the TWiT Archives.
Category: News

Hubble YouDecide contest, Legacy Locker, Beatles, Flutter, Namechk, and more.

Guests are Frank Summers of the Space Telescope Science Institute and Sarah Lane

  • Hubble YouDecide Contest: Dr. Frank Summers is the host of video podcast Hubble's Universe Unfiltered.
  • Sarah Lane talks about Namechk: Thorough quick-look among a ton of social networks to see if a username/vanity URL is taken.
  • Legacy Locker: Pass online accounts on to friends and loved ones.
  • The Beatles remastered catalogue will be avail in Sept. Apple Corps Ltd. and EMI Music have announced that as the date for the release of the entire original Beatles catalogue, digitally remastered. That includes all 12 Beatles albums in stereo, with track listings and artwork as originally released in the UK. The package will also contain the LP version of "Magical Mystery Tour" (initially released as a double-EP in Britain, though available on CD since 1987) and the collections "Past Masters Vol. I and II" combined as one title.
  • Flutter: The New Twitter
  • HugeURL

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