Peter Skillman was with Palm for 11 years and was the guy in charge of the Pre. Now, just weeks after HP's takeover, he's yet another exec involved with the Pre to exit.
Artist Aaron Skillman created the turntable controller in his garage in order to promote a hip-hop sensibility.
The handset maker hires Peter Skillman, who helped develop the Palm Pre, to help revive its smartphone business. The company recently has been shedding a lot of executives.
On today's show, it turns out that people and not just computers are looking at some of the super-private data you give to Google. And some of those people are hipsters in ironic t-shirts. Yeah, scary. Also, the new Twitter debuts, and it's better than the iPad version. Plus, IE 9 and Nokia's new attitude (and personnel): too little too late?
On today's show, we invent a new kind of typing (booty type, QWERTY booty, that kind of thing), and look ahead to the end of the Internet as we know it. Plus, do ethics trump shareholder rights? The Mark Hurd HP scandal rolls on.