Mar 25th 2007
This Week in Tech 92
The Tiki Gods
Hosted by Leo Laporte
A roundtable of video podcasters discuss the impact of Apple TV on new media.
Records live every Sunday at 5:15pm Eastern / 2:15pm Pacific / 22:15 UTC.
A roundtable of video podcasters discuss the impact of Apple TV on new media and takes live calls via Talkshoe.
- Leo uses a service called 2idi as a buffer for people to send email to him.
- The Apple TV began to ship last week.
- It is possible to upgrade the hard drive in the Apple TV.
- Xvid and DivX are also now playable on the Apple TV; with a hack.
- The Apple TV's stripped down OSX operating system was leaked on the Internet within hours of shipping.
- Fox and NBC will be starting their own online video distribution site where they will post television shows and more.
- There is a spoof of the VideoGrunt called VideoGrump.
- On Justin.TV, Justin wears a camera on his head all the time: all.the.time.
- Justin.TV brings back memories of JenniCam.
- The Child Online Protection Act was thrown out yet again by a federal judge.
- The Magic Bullet suite is a great, but pricy, video post production addon set.
- It was recently Tiki Bar's second birthday.
- Caller Ruthie's podcast is about Sims 2 Challenges.