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Show Notes for 12/15

by acedtect / December 15, 2005 9:15 AM PST

Number of music file swappers falls
http://news.com.com/Number+of+music+file-swappers+falls%2C+study+says/2100-1027_3-5995350.html?part=rss&tag=5995350&subj=news

Kazaa owners risk jail
http://yro.slashdot.org/article.pl?sid=05/12/15/1436218&from=rss

FCC chief backs net phone taxes
http://news.com.com/FCC+chief+backs+Net+phone+taxes/2100-7352_3-5995488.html?part=rss&tag=5995488&subj=news

Massachusets says it's open to multiple formats http://news.com.com/Massachusetts+says+its+open+to+multiple+formats/2100-7344_3-5995454.html?part=rss&tag=5995454&subj=news

VISTO sues Microsoft for patent infringement http://news.com.com/Visto+sues+Microsoft+for+patent+infringement/2100-1036_3-5996548.html?part=rss&tag=5996548&subj=news

Sony to lose $1 million on PlayStation 3 (via Digg)
http://www.ps3focus.com/archives/167

VOICE

Long Haul Trucker Tripper - Product placement - Network sports will be bread and butter. Networks move to HBO and sports? Better planned product placement. Live sporting events. American Idol. Never watched it.

Paul - Censoring? Addicted to Internet. Addicted to Buzz Out Loud. Is there a treatment center?

Jimmy in Spokane - Broken websits on Mac with Firefox. 1.5 can report broken websites.

Phil - Maryland - Virgin Galactic station in New Mexico. Virgin America airline based in San Francisco just created.

EMAIL

Todd in Boston
Just wanted to add a bit of info to the talk about IPv6 and running out of address with IPv4 (the current standard). You're right, they've been saying we're going to run out of addresses for quite some time, but surprisingly, the powers that be have been relatively proactive in coming up with solutions for conserving addresses. There's 2 major things that have allowed us to last as long as we have:
First off, there's NAT. Back in the late 90's, everything that had an IP address had a public one, but now, with NAT, all those huge corporate networks are using private addressing (10. net or 192.168 net) which has saved a ton of addresses.
Also, ARIN, http://www.arin.net/ (in North America, along with the 4 other regional internet registries, http://www.iana.org/ipaddress/ip-addresses.htm) have gotten a lot tougher on justifying requests for addresses.

hey tom i just heard u said that makin a copy of ur own music onto ur pc is not totally legal.. but arent we making a copy of our cds when we rip the cds through i tunes and the music is ripped into our itunes folder...?
Awaiting ur reply
Buzz our loud Rockzz..
p.s;' if possible shout out my name i am Sai krishna gangavalli the onlky guy for India in Hyderabad.. on the Frappr map

DavidHVernon@Charter.net
message: Love the podcast. I know you guys are crazy about the $100 Laptop, but Slate says it's all hype. At current prices, the $100 Laptop would actually price in "over $100 by a couple hundred dollars".
FYI: http://www.slate.com/id/2131201

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