Steve Jobs has resigned. Long live the King. In addition, we go in tangents – so yes, welcome to the long winded podcast of random tangents. Thanks to our two guests. That’s this week on TECHGEEK Weekly.
Stewart is sick, Chris is gone and James is, well, off in la la land. So, Terence and Tom are forced to get two random people. @Ticky and @IntelMiner are on this week’s podcast – and yes, you can send your complaints to the usual place.
Disclaimer: @IntelMiner is an associate with HostMyVPS, owned by Stewart Wilson
The Top Stories
Tom’s Stockings (1)
Phone rumour news! Samsung is set to release the Galaxy Tab 7.7, Galaxy Note and Wave 3 devices. While the Galaxy Note remains a mystery, the Wave 3 is most likely be another Bada smartphone – Bada being their own OS because they couldn’t get do much with Android.
Also, rumours are emerging that HTC could unveil two new Windows Phone 7 Mango phones called the Omega and Eternity. Eternity will feature a 3.7-inch screen while Omega will feature a 4.5-inch screen. Keep your eyes on September 2.
In Other News
In The Loop
Tom’s Stockings (2)
In patent wars, Microsoft has now come out swinging claiming that Motorola’s patents that Google might be getting are infringing on their own patents. Microsoft wants all Motorola phones to be banned from sale. Couldn’t this entire thing get any messier?
And finally, tablets are quickly replacing newspapers in one area – in the bathroom. 35% of people in a survey have used their tablets in the bathroom to read. While they do their business. Both defintions. Eeww…