Monthly Archives: November 2009

Podcast: Wikipedantry, Firefox and Mac Smoke

By | November 27, 2009

This week’s podcast is from my weekly slot on Radio Australia Today with Phil Kafcaloudes and Adelaine Ng: Reports of Wikipedia’s demise: Premature? Firefox turns five. What future the browser? Is Apple refusing to fix computers belonging to smokers? To listen to the podcast, click on the button below. To subscribe, click here Loose Wireless 091127 I appear on… Read More »

Podcast: (Real) Notebooks, Twitter geotags and Google’s OS

By | November 20, 2009

This week’s podcast is from my weekly slot on Radio Australia Today with Phil Kafcaloudes and Adelaine Ng: Google gives more details about its planned operationg system. Important, or a waste of time? Are notebooks making a comeback in office meetings? Real notebooks, I mean? Twitter starts geotagging. Useful? To listen to the podcast, click on the button below.… Read More »

Podcast: Hole in My Heart

By | November 19, 2009

Who’s responsible for all the security holes in the software and websites we use? A weekly column I recorded for the BBC World Service Business Daily (the Business Daily podcast is here.) To listen to the podcast, click on the button below. To subscribe, click here. Loose Wireless 091118 To listen to Business Daily on the radio, tune… Read More »

Technorati’s Decline, Death of Blogging?

By | November 19, 2009

Technorati Japan home page, Nov 2009 Technorati used to be one of the sites to see and be seen at. Your ranking there was highly prized; you’d add technorati tags to your blog posts and their State of the Blogosphere was a highly valued insight into blogging. But now it’s a pale shadow of its former self, having… Read More »

Podcast: Ahoy There, Microsoft (BBC)

By | November 18, 2009

How Microsoft loses my trust over Windows Seven, and how it can get it back. A weekly column I recorded for the BBC World Service Business Daily<http://www.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/series/bizdaily/>. To listen to the podcast, click on the button below. To subscribe, click here </feed/rss>. Loose Wireless 091111 To listen to Business Daily on the radio, tune into BBC World Service… Read More »