CNET News Daily Podcast: Steve Jobs is out, Bristlebots are in

Apple's CEO is going to miss his company's annual shareholders meeting. But in today's other big news, call it peace in our time as an accord avoids a battle over "Bristlebots."

Charles Cooper Former Executive Editor / News
Charles Cooper was an executive editor at CNET News. He has covered technology and business for more than 25 years, working at CBSNews.com, the Associated Press, Computer & Software News, Computer Shopper, PC Week, and ZDNet.
Charles Cooper

Check out Daniel Terdiman's
post on how a tiff over "Bristlebots" escalated into an online novella. Happily, the feuding factions have apparently reached an accord. And now we can return to the rest of today's news.
Listen now: Download today's podcast

Today's stories:

Makers, book publisher reach 'bristlebots' accord

Report: Yahoo CTO's duties may expand

Protests stall New Zealand copyright rule

EU to investigate VoIP-tapping techniques

Defense agencies list top 20 security controls