Posted May 20, 2010
SMRPodcast #20: Oops Was That Your Privacy

Record Date Wed May 19th 2010

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Rod Simmons (SimpleMobileReview)
Chris Ashley (SimpleMobileReview)
Brent Harman (SimpleMobileReview)
Robb Dunewood (RIMarkable)


A slight mishap on the way to the airport

  • We all discuss a little issue Rod had
  • Robb is still considering a NetBook or a iPad
  • Brent makes the case for a NetBook

Intel announces 1 Million desktops sols a day

  • Rod echoes Paul Therottes sentiment that the iPad is insignificant
  • Brent mentions that Apple could stop selling Computers

The Good and bad side of Google

  • Rod mentions that Android ships 65k units a day
  • Chris says that they have now passed Windows Phone
  • Rob and Brent say that Google data collection is not a big deal
  • Chris and Rod disagree

Facebook Privacy still in the news

  • Rod says that it would not be that big a deal if they stopped opting people in
  • Chris and Robb says that they don't put that much info on Facebook

Hurt Locker Producer flames user in email

  • Chris says if you copy stuff be prepared to do the time
  • Brent agrees with Chris
  • Rod says you should still be able to back up something you buy
  • Robb says he does not bootleg stuff anyway

Amazon releasing Kindle App for the Droid

  • Chris mentions an article that says this is the death of the Kindle
  • Brent says no way
  • Rod agrees with Brent

Picks of the Week

Air Video ( iPhone/iPad Watch Videos Anywhere ) Brent Harman

BerryWeather “ (Weather App for BlackBerry) Robb Dunewood (RIMarkable) ( Set Facebook Privacy ) Rod Simmons (SimpleMobileReview)

Amzer Solar Powered External Battery ( Mobile Battery Charger ) Chris Ashley (SimpleMobileReview)

Special Thanks to Laura Tsaggaris for the Music

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Find out more information about Laura on her Website


Laura Tsaggaris is a Pittsburgh, PA native, who now calls Washington, DC home. Laura is currently touring and working in support of her second full-length independent recording, Keep Talking. Tsaggaris has delivers a focused collection of songs peppered with hard-won insight. Her unique writing style, electric stage performance, and glowing national press for this new record serve as proof that Laura Tsaggaris has arrived and is here to stay.

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