Tech Biz

Georgia Hit By Cyber-Attacks: MediaBytes with Shelly Palmer August 12, 2008

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                   If you are having trouble viewing our video player, check out MediaBytes on YouTube. Watch Shelly’s commentary on the Georgian cyber-attacks and the future of cyber-warfare. GOOGLE’s (NASD: GOOG) GMail service crashed for a few hours yesterday leaving users unable to access their accounts. The temporary errors were widely reported on TWITTER, which had […]

DISH Network

Mortgage Crisis Causes DISH Network To Fall Off The Roof

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DISH Networks Q2 profits were up. Unfortunately, 25,000 subscribers went missing. The company blamed the drop in subs on weak economic conditions, aggressive promotional offerings by their competition, the heavy marketing of HD service by their competition, the growth of fiber-based pay TV providers, signal theft and other forms of fraud, and operational inefficiencies at […]

Sen Ted Stevens

Senator Ted “Tubes” Stevens Indictment is Appropriate Metaphor for U.S. Communication Power Shift

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Sen. Ted Stevens, R-Alaska is facing a seven-count indictment accusing him of accepting more than $250,000 in unreported gifts. The Washington Post reported that many Alaskans "greeted the news of Stevens's indictment on corruption charges as if they were condemned to a pauper's death, fearful that they will no longer be able to depend on the largess of "Uncle Ted."

Barack Obama and John McCain

Obama vs. McCain – The First Networked Campaign

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Back in 1960 the skills required to become President of the United States changed forever.  That was the year that John F. Kennedy debated Richard M. Nixon on national network television for the first time.  When reminiscing about Kennedy’s win, pundits love to cite that he was tanned, good looking, had great hair and had […]

2008 05-22 MediaBytes: SONY – SANYO – BARNES & NOBLE – BORDERS – CBS SPORTS – NCAA – IAC – AMERICAN IDOL – DAVID COOK

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                   If you are having trouble viewing our video player, check out MediaBytes on YouTube If you have trouble viewing the above video, please click here to view MediaBytes on YouTube. SONY plans to distribute concerts, sporting events and other ‘live’ performances in movie theaters. Dubbed ‘The Hot Ticket’, the platform will kick off by […]