Jul 3rd 2012
Tech News Today 535
(I Don't Want) a Permanent Elephant
RIM says crazy stuff and delays things, Microsoft makes upgrades cheap, Twitter goes transparent, and more.
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Tom Merritt, Iyaz Akhtar and Jason Howell RIM says crazy stuff and delays things, Microsoft makes upgrades cheap, Twitter goes transparent, and more. Guest: Nilay Patel Download or subscribe to this show at twit.tv/tnt. Submit and vote on story coverage at technewstoday.reddit.com. We invite you to read, add to, and amend our show notes at wiki.twit.tv. Thanks to Cachefly for the bandwidth for this show. Running time: 50:40
- Microsoft announces $39.99 Windows 8 Pro upgrade offer for most Windows users
- Twitter releases "transparency tool" to reveal government requests
- Facebook clarifies email address confusion, contact sync is a bug that will be fixed
- Android 4.0 on 11 percent of devices
- Leaked RIM roadmap suggests first BB10 devices in early 2013, Nashville and Naples later in the year
- New study, same authors: patent trolls cost economy $29 billion yearly
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