Nov 1st 2013
Tech News Today 874
Spectaclefest on a Party Barge
The patent wars gang up on Google, but Google's mystery barge secret is revealed and mystery malware travels by speaker, and more.
Records every weekday at 1:00pm Eastern / 10:00am Pacific / 17:00 UTC.
Guests: Alex GumpelHosts: Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Iyaz Akhtar. The patent wars gang up on Google, but Google's mystery barge secret is revealed and mystery malware travels by speaker, and more. Guest: Darren Kitchen 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. Please take the TWiT Audience Survey. It only takes a few minutes and we'd love to know what you think. Thanks to Cachefly for the bandwidth for this show. Running time: 48:22
- The new iPad Air went on sale today in 42 countries, making it Apple’s widest tablet launch yet.
- Apple, Microsoft-backed 'Rockstar' uses Nortel patents to sue Google, Samsung and others
- Google’s Nexus 5 Is Now Real And Ships Today At $349 For 16GB, $399 For 32GB
- Google launches 'KitKat' software, sweetens features on range of phones
- Motorola announces Android 4.4 update list
- HTC: Android 4.4 KitKat coming to the One within 90 days, Google Play edition within 15 days
- Google: Samsung Galaxy Nexus won't get updated to Android 4.4 KitKat (updated)
- Show notes for today's episode