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This week I'll be tearing down the studio so a friend can stay over. Also thinking about re-arranging the studio a bit. The websites are getting some changes too as Multisite is running. Dorkazine switched over the weekend. Lots of learning curve involved. Hotline - 608-205-4378 - geekazine (at) gmail.com (http://www.geekazine.com/images/download.png) Download the audio version Subscribe to the podcast via: iTunes (http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=268238310) - TechPodcasts (http://techpodcasts.com/geekazine/) - Stitcher (http://stitcher.com/geek) You can catch me on Twitter @geekazine (http://twitter.com/geekazine) - Facebook Group (http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=28342275106) - About.Me (http://about.me/geekazine) Other shows: 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! episode 253 Tech News: 4K TVs to Ship (http://broadcastengineering.com/hdtv/half-million-ultra-hd-televisions-ship-year-says-npd-displaysearch?goback=%2Egde_71716_member_211478285) Half million 4K TVs are expected to be purchased this year Windows Blue Coming (http://www.theverge.com/2013/2/16/3995446/microsoft-job-postings-confirm-forthcoming-windows-blue-upgrade) A yearly update for your OS. Would you do it? LEGO X-Wing Fighter (http://www.ubergizmo.com/2013/02/lego-x-wing-sports-a-whopping-1500-pieces/) 1,500 pieces to build this Star Wars model Gates Lashes Self (http://allthingsd.com/20130218/i-love-you-man-gates-lashes-himself-to-ballmer-over-microsofts-mobile-mistake/) Did Microsoft drop the ball when it came to Windows phones early on? Posterous to Tumblr (http://techcrunch.com/2013/02/17/justmigrate-launches-to-move-posterous-blogs-to-tumblr-just-as-posterous-announces-imminent-end/) As Posterous announces they are closing, Tumblr announces they will take the content Cyber Sex Extortion (http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2013/02/sexy-scammers-entice-men-into-stripping-on-webcam-then-blackmail-them/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+arstechnica%2Findex+%28Ars+Technica+-+All+content%29&utm_content=Google+Reader) Video sex chats can be recorded for blackmail purposes. Burger King Twitter Hacked (http://www.dorkazine.com/burger-king-twitter-hacked-promoting-mcdonalds/) Burger King spent an hour online as the hackers said they were bought by McDonalds China Tops Smart Device Market (http://news.cnet.com/8301-1035_3-57569915-94/china-tops-u.s-as-worlds-largest-smart-device-market/) China will have 246 million smart devices over US 230 million Best Buy to Price Match (http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-02-15/best-buy-makes-price-match-permanent-to-win-back-clients.html) To keep people from "Showrooming" Best Buy will match prices if presented Mariah Carey Oz Track (http://blog.music.aol.com/2013/02/19/mariah-carey-almost-home/) Almost Here is a song Mariah Carey sang for the upcoming movie "Oz - the Great and Powerful"   (http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2414554,00.asp) Geek Smack! Geek News Google to Cut Illegal Sites (http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/newsbysector/mediatechnologyandtelecoms/9875339/Google-looks-to-cut-funds-to-illegal-sites.html) Google works with Visa, Mastercard to stop illegal download sites from getting paid. Harrison Ford Returns (http://www.rollingstone.com/movies/news/report-harrison-ford-will-reprise-han-solo-in-new-star-wars-films-20130219) Han Solo will make at least a cameo in Star Wars Episode VII according to news sources Office for Mac Price Raised (http://news.cnet.com/8301-1023_3-57569973-93/microsoft-quietly-raises-price-of-office-for-mac-by-17-percent/) Microsoft raises the software by 17 percent. Bans on Bags (http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2013/02/16/is-san-franciscos-ban-on-plastic-bags-making-people-sick-perhaps-not/)
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