Tech Hangout #54 – Weird Apple stories and a 3D-printed dress

Introduction

  • Andrew Rouch
  • Ricardo Garza
  • Patrice Brend’amour
  • Ben Roethig (Host)

Topics

Feedly Suffer Distributed Denial of Service attack

Oleg Pliss Hackers arrested

Tax Holiday for Apple?

Apple Singled out over Irish tax laws

Apple down 85%? Not really!

3D-printed dress exposes your body as you reveal data

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Tech Hangout #52 – Apple’s Beats acquisition and WWDC 2014 preview

Introduction

  • Andrew Rouch
  • Hal Sherman
  • Patrice Brend’amour
  • Paul Gans
  • Ricardo Garza
  • Ben Roethig (Host)

Apple Buys Beats

Could Apple use the Beats technology and infrastructure to
support some sort of TV/movie streaming service for Apple TV ???

What is Apple ignoring about Andre Young? AKA not-a-real-doctor Dre

LG G3

OpenSSL gets full-time developers

Find my Mac/ iPhone attacks

WWDC 2014: What would you like to see?

I would like to see:
A SIMPLIFIED home automation system, maybe using iBeacon technology
An expanded Apple TV (box)
An iPhone just a little bit larger. Not a phablet.
And finally, a beta program where Apple sends ME beta versions of all their new stuff to test.

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Tech Hangout #51 – A lot of smoke

Introduction

  • Andrew Rouch
  • Hal Sherman
  • Patrice Brend’amour
  • Ricardo Garza
  • Ben Roethig

iMessage-gate

Still no Google Voice love for Android users

Nest recalls 440,000 smoke detectors

145 million user records from Ebay fall prey to hackers

Mac OS X 10.9.3 released, improves 4k video support

Safari security update available for Lion, Mountain Lion and Mavericks

Will Apple acquire Beats? (Rumor)

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