We’re back from our dorm rooms on this episode of Tech tAUk! The snowfall has subsided, and while there’s still plenty left on the ground, we’re back in the studio with another awesome episode.
Our headlines this week:
- Washington, DC’s FOX 5 engages viewers through submitting photos, videos, uStreams, and tweets during the Snowpocalypse
- Avatar Wins Golden Globes, Nominated for Multiple Oscars
- iPad Updates: $1 TV Shows on iTunes, Hulu iPad App, and No Camera in the iPad
- Iran “Permanently Suspends” Gmail
- MySpace CEO Owen Van Natta Steps Down
- Google Street View Photographs a Murder Scene
- YouTube Introduces Safety Mode
And for our discussion segment this week, we take a look at Google Buzz, Google’s newest foray into the social networking sphere, along with considering some of the significant privacy concerns that have been raised by many people due to its integration with Gmail.
Josh introduces a hilarious new segment called “Flunks” focusing on the weirdest failings found on the internet. This week’s Flunks include:
- Carly Fiorina California Senate Campaign including her “Demon Sheep” Political Ad
- Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi Photoshops Himself
- Sarah Palin Pens Notes on Her Hand
- Akbar Zeb Denied Ambassadorship
Finally we close out our show with the Greatest Snow Forecast Ever, delivered prior to the Snowpocalypse by AccuWeather.com Meteorologist Jim Kosek.