Mar 15th 2015
This Week in Tech 501
Hosted by Leo Laporte
Meerkat, Apple's 'Spring Forward' event, Hillary Clinton's private email server, and more.
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Guests: John C. DvorakHosts: Leo Laporte, John C. Dvorak, Clayton Morris, and Dwight Silverman Meerkat makes a big splash on Twitter, Apple announces new MacBook and more, Google releases a new Chromebook Pixel, the security of Hillary Clinton's private email server, and more. Download or subscribe to this show at twit.tv/twit. For additional show notes, visit twit.tv/twit/501. Bandwidth for This Week in Tech is provided by Cachefly. Running time: 2:17:13 Please take the TWiT Audience Survey. It only takes a few minutes and we'd love to know what you think.
- Twitter Chokes Off Meerkat's Access To Its Social Network
- Twitter Confirms Periscope Acquisition, And Here's How The Livestreaming App Works
- Apple announces ResearchKit to help medical researchers collect data
- Apple Watch Edition won't appeal to the technologist, the collector, or the gold lover, only the douchebag
- Apple Watch available on April 24 starting at $349 with 18 hour battery life
- How Apple Makes the Watch
- Review: New Chromebook Pixel is still lovely hardware with limited appeal
- Apple debuts all-new 12″ MacBook with ultra-thin chassis, new Retina screen, Force Touch
- Apple Plans Force of Touch Technology for New iPhones
- HBO on the Web Is Coming in April, Exclusively From Apple
- Digital Certificate Forensics: What Venafi TrustNet Tells Us about the Clinton Email Server
- 4chan's Overlord Christopher Poole Reveals Why He Walked Away
- Gigaom struggled with significant debt for years, recently spent $400K/month on rent and interest; unprofitable research arm became a drag on the company