CNET News Daily Podcast: Highs and lows of iPhone 3G launch day

iPhone 3G, iPhone 3G, iPhone 3G--oh, and did we mention the iPhone 3G is coming out today? CNET News reporters Greg Sandoval and Erica Ogg break it down.

iPhone 3G launch day has the gadget world all abuzz. CNET News reporters Greg Sandoval and Erica Ogg talk about what they witnessed Friday morning at iPhone 3G sale points in San Francisco, and some of the glitches that have cropped up for those trying to get their next-generation smartphones up and running.

Plus, CNET News intern Holly Jackson talks to reporter Martin LaMonica about IBM's latest green move --a concerted smart-grid effort.


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Today's stories:

Full iPhone coverage

Server crashes slow lines, frustrate iPhone buyers

Verizon Wireless settles early-termination suit

FCC chief plans to recommend sanctions against Comcast

Rambus sues Nvidia for patent infringement

IBM to prime pump for smart-grid start-ups

Vista Compatibility Center up and running

Location, location: YouTube tests geo video search

Report: No charges in Apple backdating probe

Intel's in-home health device gets FDA nod

Texting champ wins $50,000

About the author

Leslie Katz, Crave's senior editor, heads up a team that covers the most crushworthy (and wackiest) tech, science, and culture around. As a co-host of the now-retired CNET News Daily Podcast, she was sometimes known to channel Terry Gross and still uses her trained "podcast voice" to bully the speech recognition software on automated customer service lines. E-mail Leslie.

 

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