Welcome to this week’s edition of Techcast! This week we speak about Catch Of The Day and their illegal cyber attacks, Microsoft’s job cuts and DisasterCon – a tumblr convention.
Join Stewart Wilson, Terence Huynh, Chris Southcott and special guest, Jason Murray from Ausdroid for this rather long, rantish episode. Be sure to subscribe to our podcast by using the links below. Let us know what you think of the new podcast by tweeting @techgeekcomau or commenting below.
Catch Of The Day reveals user data was stolen – three years after it occurred
Catch of the Day failed to inform AFP on data breach
Catch of the Day had chance to disclose breach in 2012, chose not to
Microsoft announces biggest-ever job cuts: 18,000 in the next year
Nokia X, Asha and Series 40 are no longer
Leaked ‘Windows 9’ screenshots reveal more detail about reborn Start Menu
DisasterCon: how a fan convention’s big dream became a nightmare
DashCon organizers tell their side of the con disaster story
Pirate Survey: Channel Nine Finds Half Of Pirates Surveyed Would Pay For Content If It Was Available In Australia
New Australian-Made Watermarking Tech Could Kill Music Piracy
Google is planning to no longer call Freemium games ‘Free’
Chrome bug guzzling battery power since 2010
Coles introduces mobile wallet app for existing Coles Credit Card users