Archive | May, 2012

Twitter, Reddit and Digg Dev: The Big Apple App Guys

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Twitter, Digg, and Reddit -- Brian Papa, Pablo Quinteros and Dan Patterson talk about dev issues and why these platforms matter. It's episode 11 of The Big Apple App Guys
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Tim Cook on the iPad, Music Creation Project: Yet Another Tech Show (YATS), Episode 11

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iPad and tablets in the enterprise are on this episode of YATS (Yet Another Tech Show) with our Mat Lee, Larry Press, Mike Rothman, and yours truly.
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SF AppShow 2012: Like You Were There by Julie Blaustein

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Alexa Miller joined the show via Facetime -- from St. Louis, Missouri. She really needed funding for the Japanese version of his homespun app that's really selling well in Japan. A developer in the audience offered to do her Kanjii version -- for free. Aw.
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Chris Miller: What’s the Best Portable Power Charger? The Winner is …

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Our +Chris Miller of idoNotes reviews and selects the Verbatim top portable power pack -- here's how it stands up against its competitors.
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SiriusXM For Android: Great New Choice for Heavy Podcast Listeners (review)

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Shane Brady reviews the new Android app for SiriusXM. All in all -- it's a standout entry. Here's why heavy podcast listeners should care.
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Trey's Variety Hour 37

Google+ Photographers Conference: Trey’s Variety Hour Conference and Photowalk Recap

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It's Trey's Variety Hour 37 -- now back in NZ, our Trey Ratcliff recaps his appearance at the Google+ Photographers Conference in San Francisco last week.
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Carey Head: Ubuntu for Everyday Use, How It Worked For Me

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Carey Head takes on Ant Pruitt's challenge to give Ubuntu Desktop a go. Is the newest version of Ubuntu 12.04, aka the most popular Linux desktop, ready for most users? The answer will surprise you.
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Instagram Is For Little Girls: Tech 411 with Todd Moore and Oscar Santana

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Tech 411 episode 040. The guys start the show with app picks, then Todd Moore and Oscar Santana review picks of the past. One question: Is Instagram really just for girls?
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Historic First Docking: International Space Station with Private Dragon Commerce Craft, NASA Boards.

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CREDIT: NASA Gradually, we will fill this gallery with vids, pics and words describing this historic union of a private commercial craft -- the SpaceX Dragon private commercial docking craft with the internationally run and space agency managed ISS. It is a big deal. So far so good. Stick around as we beef up this photo and video montage. Send us comments and excellent photos or video links as you find them. Enjoy. Credit: NASA Credit: NASA
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Jerry Pournelle Chaos Manor: On Dragon Docks, the Commercial Space Era Kickoff

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The Space Station caught the Dragon by the tail. It’s the first instance of the success of the new NASA policy. A long time ago some of us said that NASA shouldn’t be running operations, it should create markets and let the industry take care of the rest. The government doesn’t operate the railroads, or the airlines, or the trucking industry. Even though a great deal of rail, airline freight and passenger, and highway freight is government stuff. Fort Hood doesn’t operate trucking lines to go out and bring food to the mess halls. It pays for delivery. Thus should it be with NASA.
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