We have just posted up Episode #2 of Weekly Tech Update. Below are the show notes and some details on how you can more free stuff.Download Episode #2Subscribe to the feed.Subscribe in iTunes! Subscribe in Zune Marketplace! FCC Takes On Apple and AT&T over Google Voice
Apple and AT&T want Google Voice off the iPhone. I can understand what AT&T has to lose (long distance charges), but I don't understand what Apple has at stake. Betanews asks "What is Apple Afraid of?"
To get around this, you can always Jailbreak your iPhone, but that could crash cell towers says Apple.Firefox breaks the One Billion Download mark.
It's no small feat, and to better help you understand how much a Billion is, take a look at the site OneBillionPlusYou.Google slams MS Office
Google typically plays nice, but they are gunning for the Online Office Space against Microsoft. I think they are trying to get a leg up before Office 2010 goes online.
Google also plans to actually make money with Google Apps.
Good luck.Lawsuit filed against Kindle & Amazon
Out of that $22,500 per song, I wonder how much the artist will get. I'm guessing less that $10, if they see any money at all.
Discussion of Blu-Ray, DRM and Streaming Media - the real competition to disk formats.Canadian Copyright Review
It's no secret that copyrights here in Canada are messed up. The government is reviewing the Canadian Copyright Laws and you can have your say. Go stand up and speak out if you're a Canadian.Windows 7 Cracked & Activated with OEM Key
Windows 7 isn't even released yet, and hackers are having a field day with it. It has been cracked and activated with an OEM key. Microsoft has since fixed this issue and killed the key, but it shows that no OS is impenetrable. Reviews since Episode #1:NZXT Sentry 2 Touch Screen Fan ControllerNZXT Panzerbox Aluminum CaseUpcoming BCCHardware features:
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