TechBytes Audiocast – Episode 59 – 04/09/11 – “Tablets, Mobile and Google”

Intro music: “I fought the troll” by Tom Smith.  You can find more of his work here.

Hosts: Tim (OpenBytes) Roy (Techrights) Rusty (The Show that Sux)

Rusty is back! And most welcome he is too as we cover a far better organized list of topics.  You are going to hear about a selection of topics from around the world of Tech, including conjouring up a rather disturbing image of insecure Mobiles and a showercam featuring the hosts of TechBytes.  Interested? Hopefully not.

* Google – Real names, nyms and why its important that you consider what exactly you are giving up when taking on Google services.

* ACS:Law due to face the music in 2012.  What will be the outcome? How does the USA differ slightly in its approach of copyright issues?

Track: “End Sequence”  by Obsidian Shell

*  Android Tablet devices – $199 – We discuss.

Track: “Deeper Conversation” by Yuna

* Linux turns 20 and celebrates win as well as being hacked.

* Nokia feeding patent troll MOSAID to attack Microsoft rivals like Android.

* Class lawsuit over Windows Phone 7

* iPad losing market share to Linux/Android

* Amazon Kindle tablet coming before Christmas?

Track: “One More Workout Shawty” by DJ Car Stereo (Wars)

* Cablegate reveals diplomats batting for Microsoft and defaming Linux.

* Red Hat’s RHEL 7 ideas crowdsourced

* Ubuntu approaches release with a new beta and another Ubuntu derived distro you should take a look at.

The show is then played out with another choice by Roy: “Mi Compadre Bernabe” by Cerronato

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