This Week in Tech

Jun 10th 2007

This Week in Tech 100

The Century Mark

Hosted by Leo Laporte
iPhone hype, CBS buying spree, and dehydrated vodka. It's our 100th episode.
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Category: News

iPhone hype, CBS buying spree, and dehydrated vodka. It's our 100th episode.

  • Kevin Rose has finally set up a new blog!
  • Find Leo at his own Tumblelog.
  • Apple released a few new iPhone ads that revealed the release date of June 29.
  • Bill Gates and Steve Jobs shared the stage at the D5 conference.
  • Amazon has submitted a patent to add giftingto the one-click patent.
  • CBS has purchased Last.FM.
  • Universities are responding to a decline in computer science students.
  • The Webby Awards were recently distributed
  • Sequoia Capital actually funded Will Ferrells Funny or Die.
  • eBay has acquired StumbleUpon.
  • Microsoft has demoed its surface technology with numerous corporate partners.
  • Both the iPhone's and Surface's technology is similar to this video from TED.
  • VIA has announced its Nanobook, Intel/Asus showed off their $199 PC, and Intel introduced its 3-series chipsets at Computex.
  • The Drobo is an external system that is similar to a RAID array.
  • Leo has been getting mail regarding The End is the Beginning.
  • Some students have invented powdered alcohol.