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Shelly Palmer Radio Report – December 30, 2010

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – December 30, 2010

A German research group was able to force popular basic cell phones to shut down, put them in reboot cycles and remove them from their networks completely using malicious text messages. The problem is not a simple one to fix and will require manufacturers to make changes in the way these phones are made. In other news, ...

IBM Building NATO Infrastructure

IBM Building NATO Infrastructure

IBM has secured a contract with NATO to build a private network that will modernize their IT resources. The cloud-based infrastructure will allow for a higher rate of scalability in cyber solutions across NATO’s 28 member nations. By moving to the cloud, NATO can take advantage of its members’ networks with a common ...

Apple Has Big iTunes News

Apple Has Big iTunes News

Apple is planning a huge iTunes announcement today. What’s the big news? When visiting iTunes yesterday, Apple posted a message reading, “Tomorrow is just another day. That you’ll never forget. Check back here tomorrow for an exciting announcement from iTunes.” Cloud based music storage? We’ll know shortly. Read ...

A Tale of Two Streams – Fox vs. Cablevision

A Tale of Two Streams – Fox vs. Cablevision

Fox and Cablevision have been "negotiating" for the past few weeks about retransmission fees. Simply put, Fox wants Cablevision to pay them a small piece of your monthly cable bill for offering you the Fox Television Network. Just to be clear, both sides agree that Cablevision has to pay -- the fight is about how much. ...

Overcoming the Digital Divide Seminar Series

Overcoming the Digital Divide Seminar Series

DESCRIPTION Digital competence and digital skills are key differentiators. Whether you are interested in workforce development, continuing professional education, honing your digital skills or playing catch-up, this course is designed to help you become more competitive and make you more productive in the ...

Remember: Facebook is Free

Remember: Facebook is Free

I just got off the phone with a friend of mine who told me that her Facebook profile had been deleted — not hacked, deleted by Facebook. I wondered how this could happen and, unfortunately for her, she posted a picture that Facebook deemed to be inappropriate. According to my friend, Facebook notified her with a ...

Google Music Store?

Google Music Store? Rumor has it that Google will be launching a music download service by Christmas. It’s expected that the music store will be a cloud-based subscription service and will be heavily integrated with Google’s Android mobile operating system. Watch out iTunes! Adult Services Censored on ...

Google Makes Mail a Priority

Google Makes Mail a Priority Google unveiled a new feature for Gmail called Priority Inbox, to help combat e-mail overload. Priority Inbox organizes emails and puts them into one of three categories: “Important and Unread,” “Starred” and “Everything Else.” The new feature also places a higher priority on ...

Microsoft's Dead Kin

July 1, 2010 - Today's most interesting stories in technology, media and entertainment: Microsoft's Dead Kin: Just a couple of months after it hit the market, Microsoft will kill its Kin phone. It was aimed at socially-minded teens, but teens ignored it. Some reports say that Microsoft sold as few as 500 units. That ...

New Apple TV Coming Soon

June 1, 2010 - Today's most interesting stories in technology, media and entertainment: New Apple TV: Apple is getting ready to launch a new, cheaper version of AppleTV. It's completely redesigned, in fact, some sources are calling it an iPhone without a screen. They say the new AppleTV is going to be super small with a ...