Feb 20th 2014
Tech News Today 948
Facebook to Buy WhatsApp
Hosted by Mike Elgan
Facebook will buy WhatsApp, Yahoo is working on a Siri-like assistant, HTC plans to announce a smartwatch that runs Google Now, and more.
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Host: Mike Elgan and Jason Howell Facebook will buy WhatsApp, Yahoo is working on a Siri-like assistant, HTC plans to announce a smartwatch that runs Google Now, and more. Guests: Jessica Lessin, Reed Albergotti, Jason Abbruzzese and Lance Whitney 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: 33:00
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