Ep. 1206: Where we pick our own product placement Video
Leaked from today's episode: Bridget Carey previews her new show CNET Update, dissecting the 1991 "Super Mario Bros." movie, and a collection of the most outdated technology you can still buy today.
Bridget Carey just got back from the launch of the iPhone 4S at the Apple store here in Manhattan, so we pull her into the studio to tell us about all the kooks lined up for first dibs. Despite all the problems users are experience with iOS 5 updates, everyone in line for one left with a 4S, though Bridget tells us not many users were anxious to test out Sprint or Verizon's network. Where's Wilson today? Guess.
Leaked from today's 404 podcast episode: Bridget Carey, Companies asking for Facebook passwords from employees, emoticon patents, Jurassic Park 3D, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and excitement at the gym!
We all loved Bridget Carey's appearance on last Friday's 404 episode so much that she's contractually obligated to join us every other Thursday. She'll help us out on today's episode featuring coverage of Obama's Reddit AMA appearance, the new Metal Gear live action movie announcement, and Google.com displaying birthday reminds and cluttering up a once-pristine home page with...junk.
Gems Peterson and Bridget Carey stop by the 404 studio to help out with today's stories that include a century-old time capsule, the absolute death of the cassette tape, Facebook launching a faster iOS app, and LL Cool J bringing the boomdizzle on a home intruder.
The format of today's episode is a little different, as we're discussing all the products to come out of Apple's Education Event at The Guggenheim Museum here in New York, along with Bridget Carey who reports from the field on iBooks 2, iBooks Author, and the revamped iTunes U platform for students. CNET's David Carnoy helps us out as well.
Cybertronic Bridget Carey guest stars on today's episode and dons her newly purchased Google Glass Explorer Edition headset! She'll give us her first impressions and we'll try on the future of wearable technology.
Bridget Carey starts a week of misfit episodes of The 404. On today's episode, we'll dive into the world of fast food regrets, feed Zuckerberg a spoonful of his own medicine, and discuss the latest tech trend: self-gifting.
Bridget Carey fills in for Justin Yu today on a show chock-full of NES nostalgia including the games we used to rent as wee little gamers. We'll also talk about the current state of Nintendo and why the company chose to remake Wind Waker for the Wii U.
Wilson's out sick today, but CNET's Bridget Carey steps up to the plate in the bottom of the 9th and knocks it out of the park with a full story rundown that includes Facebook iPad announcements, the next iPhone's killer app, Google's 13th birthday, camera lens thieves, and more! Did I use that baseball metaphor correctly?