Buzz Out Loud 983: Jitterbuggy
The Jitterbug phone was supposed to make it easy for anyone to call 911. Seems they left out the people in remote rural areas. Oh, well. Nobody's perfect. It's not like lonely people in remote rural areas need emergency help, right?
The Jitterbug phone was supposed to make it easy for anyone to call 9111. Seems they left out the people in remote rural areas. Oh, well. Nobody's perfect. It's not like lonely people in remote rural areas need emergency help, right? Also Zune HD is coming in fall and Vista SP2 is here now!
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Hi Buzz crew…
If I were writing an app for the iPhone, I would most definitely do something to get Apple to reject it from the app store. What better way is there to get free advertising for your app, once Apple reverses course? This could be a new revenue stream for Apple, I’m thinking.
I’m just sayin’. Maybe Apple isn’t the ogre… maybe it’s the developers themselves!
Keep up the good work.
LOVE THE SHOW
Chris (the geeky triplet Dad)
Dear buzz crew:
As I know, I'm the only Iranian BOL listener, so I think it's my duty to report that Facebook IS no longer filtered in Iran. Today around 2:00 PM (Tehran time) Facebook was open to Iranian people.
Hey Buzz Crew,
As I sit here cranking through some numbers on my trusty TI-89
graphing calc, I’m thinking how cool and efficient it would be to have
an e-ink display graphing calc. Crunch some numbers, draw a graph,
then the e-ink keeps it there and doesn’t draw any electrons from the
Idk, what do you think? Maybe Texas Instruments is listening and it
could be a TI-BOL graphing calc!
- Bob, The Nuclear Engineer
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