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Archive for May 8th, 2006

This Week in Tech [TWiT] // Episode 53

Posted by Alan Henry on May 8th, 2006

Another TWiT is in the can, and this week’s hosts are Leo Laporte,Robert Heron, Alex Lindsay, Chris DiBona, and Wil Harris. In this week’s episode, the crew discusses spammer getting back at anti-spam companies, is MySpace a fraud designed to collect personal information, Blackberry is back in court, is Microsoft pondering a purchase of Yahoo!, […]

DiggNation // Episode 44

Posted by Alan Henry on May 8th, 2006

Another DiggNation to brighten our week! This week, Kevin and Alex sit down, have a couple of brews, and talk tech news. Among the top stories this week are the new Super Mario Bros trailer, ABC streaming TV shows on their website, Skype introduces 100 person net conference calling, the original theatrical release of the […]

Ctrl+Alt+Chicken // Episode 3

Posted by Alan Henry on May 8th, 2006

Another fresh, hot, Control-Alt-Chicken is out of the oven, and this week Heather and Alex are going to get back in the kitchen and show us how to make a Monte Cristo sandwich, which should be absolute hilarity for everyone involved. Essentially, a Monte Cristo is a turkey and ham sandwich with swiss that’s dipped […]

TWiT Special // IPac Update

Posted by Alan Henry on May 8th, 2006

Leo sits down again with Jake Fischer, executive director of IPac [ http://ipaction.org/ ] to bring us up to date on what the geek lobby has been up to recently, including fighting against legislation in congress that will make life harder for anyone who loves their digital devices, including the Intellectual Property Protection Act, also […]

Inside the Net with Amber MacArthur // Episode 20

Posted by Alan Henry on May 8th, 2006

This week on Inside the Net, Amber and Leo chat with Evan Jones about ReGenesis TV [ http://regenesistv.com/ ] which is bringing the dreams of interactive IPTV to life. ReGenesis TV promises to bring viewers into the show and the events in the story by involving them in the plot, in actions happening in the […]

MacBreak // NAB Special

Posted by Alan Henry on May 8th, 2006

There’s a new MacBreak available, this one a special from the show floow of the National Association of Broadcasters conference, where Alex Lindsay and Emery Wells chat about some of the coolest stuff on the show floor, like the Red Camera, high-speed RAIDs, new gear from Wacom, as well as other cool tech news, like […]

Security Now! // Episode 38

Posted by Alan Henry on May 8th, 2006

This week on Security Now, Leo and Steve talk about browser security, why browsers like Internet Explorer are percieved to be insecure and whether or not they really are. Additionally, the two discuss the risks of running client-side code from websites, the terror of ActiveX, and how you can lock down your favorite web browser […]