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Tekzilla // Episode 256

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On this week’s second episode of Tekzilla, a look at Amazon’s new tablets and e-readers, streaming media to your HDTV, headphones in helmets, the week’s Blu-ray releases, Android tablet cases, and more!

Tekzilla // Episode 256
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Windows Weekly // Episode 228

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On this week’s Windows Weekly, Paul, Mary Jo, and Leo sit down with special guest Brandon Watson, Sr. Dir. of Windows Phone Apps, about Windows Phone 7.

Windows Weekly // Episode 228
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FLOSS Weekly // Episode 284

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On this week’s episode of FLOSS Weekly, Aaron Newcomb and Simon Phipps sit down with special guest Graziano Obertelli to chat about Eucalyptus, an open source cloud platform that can be used with existing systems.

FLOSS Weekly // Episode 284
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Security Now! // Episode 320

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On this week’s episode of Security Now, Steve and Leo chat about the new Amazon Kindle Fire and Amazon’s Silk browser, breaching MySQL, and answer viewer questions.

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Tekzilla // Episode 255

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On this week’s first episode of Tekzilla, Patrick and Robert chat about this week in streaming movies, more on the GPS/LightSquared debate, why you shouldn’t wipe a hard drive with a magnet, and more.

Tekzilla // Episode 255
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Diggnation // Episode 326

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On this week’s episode of Diggnation, Kevin and Alex chat about promiscuity in ancient humanity, Ben and Jerry’s latest ice cream flavor, crazy uses for honey, and more.

Diggnation // Episode 326
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MacBreak Weekly // Episode 266

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On this week’s episode of MacBreak Weekly,Leo Laporte, Alex Lindsay, Andy Ihnatko, and Don McAllister gather around to discuss what Apple’s planning to announcer on October 4th, what Apple’s speech recognition may look like and how it compares to Android, and more.

MacBreak Weekly // Episode 266
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Lab Rats // Episode 290

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Tragic news! Lab Rats will be ending after 300 episodes, so enjoy these last few while you can. Andy Walker and Sean Carruthers will still be at Butterscotch doing other shows and features, but Lab Rats as we’ve come to know and love it will no longer exist. We’ll just have to stay tuned to see what the guys will be up to next!

Thanks Andy and Sean for an amazing run, and we look forward to what you have in store for us in the future! In the meantime though, we still have 10 episodes left!

On this week’s ep, Andy and Sean chat about the new Sony Tablet S – a sharp-looking tablet that’s been flying under the radar, but could be a strong Android-based competitor to the iPad.

Lab Rats // Episode 290
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The Social Hour // Episode 27

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On this week’s episode of The Social Hour, Amber and Sarah chat about what’s up with the Toronto Police Department, and bring on Sgt. Timothy Burrows, the Social Media Relations Officer, to discuss their efforts!

Also, they discuss the latest changes at Facebook, Stellar.io and its new service, and more.

The Social Hour // Episode 27
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This Week in Tech [TWiT] // Episode 320

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On this week’s TWiT, John C. Dvorak, Shira Lazar, and Mark Milian all join Leo Laporte to discuss the week’s tech news, including Facebook’s most recent changes, upcoming announcements from Apple and Amazon, petitions, and much much more.

This Week in Tech [TWiT] // Episode 320
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Tekzilla // Episode 254

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On this week’s episode of Tekzilla, Patrick and Robert check out a new hackintosh build, diss EFI-X, unbox a shiny new HDTV, and it’s a high-end headphone showdown!

Tekzilla // Episode 254
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Windows Weekly // Episode 227

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On this week’s Windows Weekly, Leo, Paul, and Mary look beyond Windows 8’s new UI to some of the other changes that’ll be included, Google’s antitrust testimony before Congress, Windows Phone Mango is finally getting some traction, and more.

Windows Weekly // Episode 227
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FLOSS Weekly // Episode 183

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On this week’s FLOSS Weekly, Randal Schwartz and Dan Lynch are at the helm, and they chat with special guest Jonathan Ellis about Cassandra, a powerful and scalable NoSQL database that’s getting serious traction…and may already be behind some of the websites you know and love.

FLOSS Weekly // Episode 183
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Diggnation // Episode 325

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On this week’s episode of Diggnation, Kevin and Alex share their take on the whole Michael Arrington/TechCrunch debacle, the fate of the US Postal Service, and Yahoo’s dismissal of its CEO Carol Bartz…over the phone.

Diggnation // Episode 325
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Security Now! // Episode 319

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On this week’s episode of Security Now! Leo and Steve discuss Diginotar’s pending bankruptcy, new weaknesses
in SSL discovered, and more.

Security Now! // Episode 319
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Tekzilla // Episode 253

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On this week’s episode of Tekzilla, ready to go triple-monitor? Patrick and Robert dive into Windows 8’s new features and check out the week’s Blu-ray picks — along with some free Blu-Ray software!

Tekzilla // Episode 253
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MacBreak Weekly // Episode 265

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On this week’s episode of MacBreak Weekly, Leo Laporte and Andy Ihnatko are joined by Arnold Kim to chat about the latest iPhone 5 and iPod Touch update rumors, a wave of Apple Stores opening around the globe, and more.

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commandN // Episode 245

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On this episode of commandN, Amber, Jeff, and Lara chat about some laptop tips for students, check out Oscar Dela Renta’s Tumblr page, iPads land in the classroom, and more.

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Lab Rats // Episode 289

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On this week’s episode of Lab Rats, Andy and Sean take a look at iPod docks – tons of them!

Lab Rats // Episode 289
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This Week at Gears and Widgets…

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Last week over at my regular technology news and commentary blog, Gears and Widgets

[ The Evolution of Music in Three Minutes ]
[ 7 Of the Cheapest Boss Fights in Videogame History ]
[ Reading Rainbow Gets a Reboot for Kids ]