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Once again we dive into the really important issue – R+ for games
James Cameron says that glasses free 3D is not far away!
Oh crap, we are running out of Indium tin oxide!
But before we run out of Indium tin oxide, this is a cool bit of tech
The red shirt nerd is immortalized!
USB Sticks in the wall?!?!
NBN Beat up of the week. Who writes this crap?
and while we are on the NBN, what is this murmur of the Censorship Filter I hear? Oh, it’s just Conroy beating a dead horse.
And finally, really geeky tech stuff, The Enterprise owner’s manual!
and an apology from News.com.au
Feedback & Follow Up
David found some more info on the Virus Battery and he thought he might share.
We got an email from Northy179, he had to share this fantastic geeky video.
Listener Clarotungul wrote to us and shared these two great links.
The iPhone/iPad VLC Player may be yanked from the App Store
And The Special Forces choose Android or iOS
Apps of the Week
Finally, Dragon’s Lair HD for iPad
Our pick of the week in iPhone/iPad apps
David recommends ‘Points Converter’ (iPhone) by Patrick Kongpinda (free). Josh recommends ‘Adobe Ideas 1.0’ (iPhone) by Adobe (free), ‘Phoster’ (iPhone/iPad) by Bucket Labs ($2.49), ‘Penultimate’ (iPad) by Cocoa Box Design ($4.99) and the game ‘Revolt’ (iPhone/iPad) by Kristopher Peterson and Jaap Kreijkamp ($2.49).
As always this episode carries an explicit tag due to some bad language.
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