Sep 12th 2014
Tech News Today 1091
iPhone 6 Launch: Less Than Magical
Hosted by Mike Elgan
The iPhone 6 Plus sells out amidst many issues with Apple's presale.
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Hosts: Mike Elgan and Jason Howell US Government threatened Yahoo with fines for not revealing user data, iPhone 6 preorder doesn't go so well, EBay gets into the mobile ad business, and more. Guests: Craig Timberg, Cora Currier and Shara Tibken. Download or subscribe to this show at twit.tv/tnt. Submit and vote on story coverage at technewstoday.reddit.com. Check out the full wiki.twit.tv. Thanks to Cachefly for the bandwidth for this show. Running time: 29:05
- Secret surveillance battle between Yahoo and the U.S. Government revealed
- Apple iPhone 6 preorders start at midnight, but problems plague Apple Store, other sites
- EBay to launch an in-app mobile ad network in fourth quarter
- Google Acquires Online Poll Company Polar
- Windows 9 start menu leaks
- Google faces $323,000 fine if it doesn't start reading customer emails
- Show notes for today's episode