Aug 4th 2013
This Week in Tech 417
Stop Saying Ball Pit
Hosted by Leo Laporte
Chromecast, freemium paradigm, vine stars, XKeyscore, war on leaks, and more.
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Guests: John C. Dvorak, Scott JohnsonHosts: Leo Laporte, John C. Dvorak, Scott Johnson, Mark Milian, and Molly Wood Chromecast, freemium paradigm, vine stars, XKeyscore, war on leaks, and more. Download or subscribe to this show at twit.tv/twit. For additional show notes, visit the wiki page for this episode. Audio bandwidth for This Week in Tech is provided by Winamp for Android... featuring wireless sync and one-click iTunes import. Now with FREE daily music downloads and full length CD listening parties. Download it for free at Winamp.com/Android. Running time: 1:57:58
- Vimeo and Redbox Instant are coming to Chromecast. Next up: Plex and HBO Go?
- Microsoft cuts Surface Pro price by $100 following Surface RT reductions
- CBS goes dark in some Time Warner Cable markets
- YouTube Expands Live Streaming To Channels With Just 100 Subscribers, Opens Custom Thumbnails & Merchandise Links To All
- Google Fiber Server ‘Neutrality Violation’ Being Overblown
- Obama administration vetoes Apple iPhone 4, 3G iPad 2 U.S. import ban
- Inside Track 2013 - John C. Dvorak
- pressure cookers, backpacks and quinoa, oh my!
- How Google searches for 'pressure cookers' and 'backpacks' led the cops to a writer's door
- FBI Taps Hacker Tactics to Spy on Suspects
- Chinese Hacking Team Caught Taking Over Decoy Water Plant
- After trying to reinvent the browser and failing, Rockmelt gets acquired by Yahoo
- The Bradley Manning verdict is still bad news for the press