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Geek Smack! 218: The Road to SXSW

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Jeffrey Powers

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Geek Smack! 218: The Road to SXSW

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(http://www.geekazine.com/images/GS144.jpg) The road to SXSW is happening, so going to burn out this show as soon as possible, for I have a ton of work to do in the next 72 hours before I board a plane. It's a beautiful day, so I am hoping to get some outdoor time, too. Hotline - 608-205-4378 - geekazine (at) gmail.com (http://www.geekazine.com/images/download.png) Download the audio version  Subscribe: Feedburner (http://feeds.feedburner.com/GeekazinePodcast) - Zune (zune://subscribe/?geekazine=http://www.geekazine.com/?feed=rss2&cat=3) - iTunes (http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=268238310) - TechPodcasts (http://techpodcasts.com/geekazine/) - Blubrry (http://blubrry.com/theshow/) - Stitcher (http://stitcher.com/geek) You can catch me on Twitter (http://twitter.com/geekazine) -   (http://about.me/geekazine)Facebook Group (http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=28342275106) - About.Me (http://about.me/geekazine) - Google Plus (https://plus.google.com/109876467727174291780) Day in Tech History (http://www.dayintechhistory.com/) - Geekazine Special Media Feed (http://www.geekazine.com/category/special) - iPad365 (http://www.geekazine.com/ipad365) Geek Smack! Tech News:   Yahoo Trims Major Fat (http://www.forbes.com/sites/jeffbercovici/2012/03/05/yahoo-prepping-biggest-layoff-ever-will-media-be-spared/) - CEO Scott Thompson is cutting the fat LulzSec Leader Now Informant (http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9224917/Former_LulzSec_leader_now_FBI_informant_brings_down_hacking_group_Startfor_hacker) - Is this the fall of Lulz, or a step in a wrong direction? Verizon Hints at Big News (http://www.appleinsider.com/articles/12/03/06/verizon_wireless_teases_something_is_coming_ahead_of_apples_ipad_event.html) - With more LTE coverage, what are your going to do for an LTE solution for your iPad? Zynga Past Facebook (http://venturebeat.com/2012/03/05/going-beyond-facebook-zynga-launches-zynga-com-site/?utm_source=geekazine.com&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Venturebeat+%28VentureBeat%29) - Zynga's new platform allows people to play outside Facebook Amazon Major Price Cut of Web Services (http://www.pcworld.com/businesscenter/article/251362/amazon_web_services_enacts_significant_price_cut.html#tk.rss_news)- Competing with Rackspace and Azure, Amazon cut prices on EC2 Watch a reading of the Play "8" Live (http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2012/03/watch-star-studded-reading-of-play-8.html) - Rob Reiner, George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Martin Sheen, Kevin Bacon, Jane Lynch, Matthew Morrison, Jamie Lee Curtis will be reading A 41 MegaPixel Cameraphone? (http://news.cnet.com/8301-13506_3-57391339-17/nokias-41-megapixel-808-pureview-wont-be-coming-to-u.s/) - Nokia 808 Pureview might not be coming to US Apple Wins Right to Android Development (http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/news/2012/03/apple-wins-right-to-android-development-details-in-patent-lawsuit.ars?clicked=related_right) - Google and Motorola are still separate companies Geek Smack! Geek News: Ukelele - Futulele uses iPad, iPhone to play uke (http://mashable.com/2012/03/06/futulele/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Mashable+%28Mashable%29) Gamer - First Look Halo 4 (http://news.softpedia.com/news/Halo-4-Gets-First-Gameplay-Video-with-Developer-Commentary-256900.shtml)LEGO - LEGO Spends $500 million to Go Green (http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/02/23/us-dongenergy-lego-idUSTRE81M0MO20120223)Health - Human Heart Replaced by 10,000 RPM Pump (http://www.theverge.com/2012/3/4/2844740/human-hearts-replaced-by-10000-rpm-artificial-pump-with-no-pulse) Gamer - Valve Getting into Hardware Business (http://www.pcworld.com/article/251263/steam_box_is_valve_working_on_a_console.html) Robot - Cheetah Robot Breaks Speed (http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/onepercent/2012/03/cheetah-robot-breaks-land-spee.html?DCMP=OTC-rss&nsref=online-news)
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