Tag: NBC

  • Global Geek News Podcast #56

    Here are the shownotes for episode #56 for the Global Geek News Podcast. Subscribe on iTunes Download the MP3 Help support us with a $5/mo subscription! Stories: Windows Phone 7 official, lacks flash and multitasking France votes Tuesday on net censorship NBC plots crackdown on Olympic pirates Australian judge rules facts cannot be copyrighted Racist […]

  • Did Conan O’Brien Steal his Tonight Show backdrop from…Mario?!

    Greetings Readers! With the exception of last night, I have watched the new Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien just to give him a chance as I never really watched him before as I am a Criag Furgeson fan who airs his show at the same time as Conan.  I noticed there was something oddly familiar […]

  • Hulu to start charging users for views soon? News Corp says yes

    Greetings Readers! Daily Finance is reporting that Jonathan Miller, New’s Corps new chief digital officer stated at an Internet Week event last night that he envisions that at least some TV shows and movies will be available only to paying subscribers in the future.  News Corp is part owner in Hulu with NBC Universal and […]

  • Microsoft to use Olympics to help Vista, Silverlight Adoption

    Greetings Readers! For those of your who are looking forward to watching the 2008 Olympics but would like to watch the events online at a time that is convenient for you, you might be in luck!  If you are running Vista and have Silverlight, thanks to a partnership with NBC and Wavexpress, you will be […]

  • 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 Update Brings TV Shows, More Social Networking, Improved Software Features CompUSA: It Lives! Yahoo To […]

  • Global Geek News Podcast #5

    Here are the show notes for episode #4 of the Global Geek News Podcast: Global Geek News – Show #5 Podcast Feed: NBC tries to patch relationship with Apple IncrediMail gets stay of execution from Google EA revamps Battlefield with free, ad-supported online title New Blu-ray 2.0 spec make sPS3 the most future-proof player Nokia […]