The 10th episode in the TechCanuck Podcast series has been released. Canadian tech geeks David Peralty and James Cogan discuss and debate a wide range of digital talking points. See below for a brief description of what was covered in this episode.
TechCanuck Podcast Series – Episode 10
Link: Direct MP3 Download (right-click for download to desktop)
Recorded Date: April 21, 2007
Runtime: 38 minutes, 36 seconds
Filesize: 13.3 megabytes
a) Google has been busy. Buying DoubleClick, and confirming rumours that an upcoming web-based PowerPoint-like app is on the way. We go slightly off-topic and also discuss Bill Gates and Microsoft.
b) TV advertisers are starting to hold back for internet deals.
c) Rumours of an eBay acquisition of StumbleUpon is interesting, and has also nudged Google into adding a ‘discovery’ feature to their toolbar. Toolbars are hot? Really?
d) MySpace releases its take on social news. Our first impressions.
e) David has great things to say about the Feisty Fawn release from Ubuntu.
f) David and James quickly discuss two ‘web stars du jour’; Joost and Twitter.
g) Closing thoughts.
Fade In: Zombie
Fade Out: Tycho Music