Guests: Gina TrapaniHosts:Leo Laporte and Jeff Jarvis Guest:Mathew Ingram Google Fiber forces Comcast to boost speeds in KC, collaborative social blocking on social networks, Google opens Classroom for teachers, and more! Download or subscribe to this show at twit.tv/twig. We invite you to read, add to, and amend our show notes. Also, check out our transcripts. Thanks to Cachefly for the bandwidth for this show. Running time: 1:49:09
- Google invests in $300m underwater internet cable system to Japan
- Google Fiber forces Comcast, TWC to boost speeds in KC
- How collaborative social blocking could bring sanity to social networks
- OnePlus asks women to participate in degrading contest to get a smartphone
- Satellite images can now double res; beware bald spots
- Google now rejects scam email that tricks you using non-Latin characters
- Google Play Music quietly reintroduces yearly 4 device de-authorization limit
- Cast your Google+ Stream with the latest update
- Twitter admits that as many as 23 million of its active users are actually bots - Quartz
- The philosophy of Søren Kierkegaard mashed with the tweets and observations of Kim Kardashian.
- Twitch implements YouTube-like system for blocking copyrighted audio
- Jezebel starts open revolt against Gawker parent to get attention for terrible trolling gif problem
- Black hatters say they can infect Nest thermostats
- The IBM PC: Was it really only 33 years ago?
- 10 years after Google IPO: up 17x
- Vellum is a simple reading list for the links your friends are currently sharing in your Twitter feed.