Ep. 989: Three geeks and a lumberjack Video
What is the Chrome OS, and should you look forward to your next computer running it? We discuss this new operating system and how it stacks up with Windows, OS X, and desktop Linux. With CNET's Stephen Shankland and PCWorld Editor-in-chief Steve Fox.
What's behind the Google Chrome OS, technologically and from a business perspective? Rafe Needleman discusses with CNET writers Stephen Shankland and Gordon Haff.
CNET News.com's Kara Tsuboi and Stephen Shankland discuss the upcoming Google I/O conference in San Francisco. Could a second mobile SDK be released? Or maybe the winner of the Android developer contest?
This week on the Mailbag, what happened to Geek Pop, a very good question, and snail mail!
Mark Licea joins us on the show for a chat about television programming as it's affected by streaming content providers like Hulu and Netflix Watch Instantly.
The Download.com Video team presents highlights from some of our favorite user-submitted videos. This time around we've got a video inspired by an abandoned love note, a jaunty tune from Stockholm, Sweden and a soulful song of peace. To watch each individual video, follow the links below.
1.) Autochamp: "Note to Self"
2.) Les Issambres: "Santa Fe"
3.) Allison Crowe: "Whether I'm Wrong"
In this Inside Scoop, CNET's Kara Tsuboi and Stephen Shankland discuss the decades-old principle of Moore's Law and if it could ever fail. Hear how the chip industry is developing new technologies to make sure computers keep getting smaller, faster, and smarter.
On today's show, we fall in love with Lytro, the game-changing photo technology that we can't wait to get our hands on. Get in line, geeks. Also, will Yahoo buy Hulu? And can we call it Ya-Hulu if they do-do? Plus, Apple scores the broadest patent ever, which makes us wonder if the patent office is even trying anymore, and Shazam is coming to your TV.
Twitter's IPO had a smooth start compared with Facebook's, even though questions remain about whether Twitter can turn a profit. But putting financials aside, CNET's Kara Tsuboi and Daniel Terdiman discuss what it means for everyday users now that Twitter is a publicly traded company.
Stephen Shankland drops by to talk about the specs you should look for when buying a dSLR camera.