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GNC-2007-08-10 #292

Posted by geeknews at 4:20 AM on August 10, 2007

Two major rants tonight: Realistic privacy expectations in new media and signing exclusive podcast advertising contracts. Plus, a lot of great tech news and information.

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Listener Links:
Dorthy iLife08 Video
Metric Conversions
Zune running iPhone Fake or Real
AMIE Street
NYT Lowers some Walls
Amazon Payment system for Developers
HDTV Worth Waiting For
Linspire – Indiana University — Listen to show
Flashlight that makes you throw up

Show Notes:
Spam Blogs
AOL will Kill Digg Clone
Google Deletes Own Blog as Spammer
MAC vs PC in Cost
Circuit City and No Refunds
Oklahoma Students Fight Back
Apple Strategy
iPhone Touch Screen Issues
Ford almost got my vision correct
Sprint + Nokia N800
iMac teardown
Apple Wireless Keyboard
Xbox 360 has HDMI
NASA Asteroid Buster mock up
Vonage Financials
Google Evil News Walled Garden
Be careful Jason!
Endeavor STS-118
Search Engine Privacy Improvements?
Big File Transfer
Hitachi Blu-ray Camcorder
iLife08
Low Marks on Video Downloads
DRM Stripped from Netflix Movie Stream
Universal Music DRM Free Test

GNC-2007-05-25 #270

Posted by geeknews at 4:08 AM on May 25, 2007

No more Jet Lag have a great show for you lots of content. I talk a little bit about some of the website action that has been happening this week as well.

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Show Notes:
AOL OpenID
Google Investment
FCC Spectrum Sales
Cool Theme
AllofMP3.com
OpenCola
Tradeshow and Podcast CPM
Twenty WordPress Themes
GoDaddy and Indy 500
iPod Amnesty
DNS Hacking
Cell Phone Terminology
Walmart and Dell
Lazy Mom
Mac Mini RIP
Heartbeat Mouse
Credit Card via Search
Managed Copy
WebJay Dead Poll
Saturn Clumps
Nissan Keys
Best Buy Sued
Verizon and Vonage
AllofMP3 Speaks out
FaceBook

GNC-2007-05-11 #266

Posted by geeknews at 3:20 AM on May 11, 2007

This show is full info from start to finish and some great comments at the very end of the show. Off to NYC Saturday and will be in Michigan on Thursday..Show schedule talked about in the show.

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Data Breach
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Show Notes:
SAT
Facebook Ads
Unconfernce
Vista Doing Good?
Ustream.tv new Features
Internet Radio Blues
MPAA Math
G5 Coolant
OxyContin
Zune Wireless Syndication?
PC World Editor
Joost Home run
Hubble Replacement Revealed
NASA Dark Matter
DRM = DCE = Are they Kidding
Senate Streaming Bill
Google Game
SEO Dont Sweat
Nokia Energy Savings
Linked In who’s Reading
HD Radio Distortion?
Old Links
Fake Rolodex FIne
Google Background Checks Ok
Pump up the Bandwidth!!
Vonage may be Ok
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AT&T Now has the Power to crush Vonage and Others!

Posted by geeknews at 5:52 PM on January 19, 2007

I have been very outspoken in recent past about AT&T’s growth, primarily the BellSouth merger. While I cannot do anything about that merger except grumble internally, I can keep my eye on the anti-competitive actions of large companies. If the Internet had not evolved the way it has I would almost be willing to call AT&T a monopoly again. But in the true definition of the word I don’t think they can be classified as that.

But they are big and they own a heck of a lot of real estate both in the hard wired world and in the wireless world so an announcement today to allow customers of AT&T Long Distance that also have Cingular wireless service to talk free is what I would consider a major first strike against the VOIP operators such as Vonage.

If Vonage was smart they would start inking deals with companies like Verizon and Sprint to stay competitive. This move by AT&T is a smart one and how would not want to eliminate all of there Long Distance charges. The question is which of the remaining land line carriers will be the first to broker deals with companies like Vonage and cellular carriers to swing the entire marketplace so that all land line long distance is free so long as you are connected with partner companies. thevoipgirl.com

Madison River Communications Fined For Blocking VoIP Access

Posted by geeknews at 1:30 PM on March 8, 2005

Telecommunications provider, Madison River Communications, was chastised by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) last week and required to unblock network ports that were closed to prevent connections from customers using Voice over IP (VoIP) telephone connections.

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