C’mon, how can you not know Dick Tracey? He’s, like, the coolest comic detective only 40 years ago! You know, yellow jacket, hard-hitting, fast-shooting, and supremely intelligent police detective… I mean, he’s so cool that LG actually made the watch he wore!! How can you not know him!? Isn’t he from your era??
Daniel, Farinelli, Nicole, DK, Hisham
Stories this week:
[00:35] Get well soon, Steve! Now the rest of you, stop panicking!!
[08:00] Google closes down lesser known services
[13:50] Google Chrome gets Mac and Linux deadline and extensions foundation
[18:22] Apple’s MobileMe free trials could lose your data
[20:50] We can’t get enough of the Palm Pre!
– Under the hood
– Great article about the Pre
[37:25] More CES!
– [37:40] Dell Adamo
– [38:25] Samsung announces a unified User Interface across their products
– [42:35] The LG watch phone
– [45:20] Asus comes up with a whole bunch of stuff (including a cool keyboard, a NAS and a tablet)
[46:30] Byte of the Week: Poladroid.net (I only just noticed that it’s actually Pola-Droid-dot-net and not Polaroid-dot-net!)