Global Geek News #10

Here are the shownotes for episode #10 for the Global Geek News Podcast. Global Geek News #10 Podcast Feed: P2P traffic to grow by 400% in 5 years P2P compliance:  Schools seeing red as they shell out the green Global Read More …

Comcast Comes Clean About Traffic Management, Questions Remain

Greetings Readers! I hadn’t planned on blogging any more today until I saw that Comcast (who I typically refer to as Crapcast) finally decided to come clean about its traffic management techniques.  Unfortunately it took a ruling from the FCC Read More …

Comcast sends mixed signals, sues FCC

Greetings Readers! As I am sure you are aware by now, the FCC ruled against Comcast for throttling P2P traffic and has been ordered to stop and disclose all of their “network management” practices.  Comcast responded by saying they are Read More …

Verizon Throws the Baby Out with the Bathwater, Screws Users

Greetings readers, In another story of consumers getting screwed, which seems to be a theme on this blog, Verizon has decided to block access to the entire alt.* USENET directory because they are too lazy to enforce their own service Read More …

Global Geek News #7

Here are the show notes for episode #7 of the Global Geek News Podcast: Global Geek News – Show #7 Podcast Feed: Yahoo-Microsoft Battle Bolsters Google Does Ballmer Need To Go? File-Sharer Convicted in Sweden’s Biggest P2P Case Zune 2.5 Read More …

Global Geek News Podcast #4

Here are the show notes for episode #4 of the Global Geek News Podcast: Global Geek News – Show #4 Podcast Feed: Britons sending A Billion text messages weekly FTC fines Do Not Call registry offenders Blu-ray’s DRM defeated with Read More …