Apr 5th 2009
This Week in Tech 189
The Twitter Episode
Time Warner bandwidth cap, Netflix, Hulu, Wired.com layoffs, YouTube at work, digital distribution, and more.
- Time Warner bandwidth caps
- Netflix ships its two billionth disc
- Wired lays off a significant portion of their web content workforce. Also see BNET blog entry.
- YouTube and Facebook access makes employees more productive at work
- Microsoft kills off Encarta
- Digital distribution of interactive content with Valve's Steam
- Story links at http://delicious.com/twit/189
Audible pick of the week: Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions, Unabridged, By Dan Airely, Narrated by Simon Jones. To get two free audiobooks, visit Audible.com/twit2.