May 16th 2013
Tech News Today 755
No Country for Larry Page
Google's most impressive announcement, Who's winning 3rdplace in smartphones, Why the USA network is better than Twitter.
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Guests: Alex GumpelHosts: Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Iyaz Akhtar and Alex Gumpel Google's most impressive announcement, Who's winning 3rdplace in smartphones, Why the USA network is better than Twitter. Guest: Sasha Segan Download or subscribe to this show at twit.tv/tnt. Submit and vote on story coverage at technewstoday.reddit.com. Check out the full show notes for today's episode. We invite you to read, add to, and amend the wiki entry for this episode at wiki.twit.tv. Thanks to Cachefly for the bandwidth for this show. Running time: 48:15
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