The Plan8 – 019 – Week In News

We go through though are top picks of news for the week of Feb 26th 2010  in tech and internet with guest host Paul Capestany

The news in tech for this week.

1.) Why Apple’s New Ban Against Sexy Apps Is Scary [Link]

2.) Octazen: What The Heck Did Facebook Just Buy Exactly, And Why? [Link]

3.) FBI probing Pa. school webcam spy case [Link]

4.) Please Rob Me Makes Foursquare Super Useful For Burglars [Link]

5.) Take That, Chevy Volt! Cal Poly Car Gets 2,752 MPG [Link]

6.) Google Buzz class action suit filed [Link]

7.) Skype and Verizon enter into an exclusive agreement, Skype 3G on the iPhone delayed? [link]

8.) Poker.org sold for $1 Million, Most Ever For .org Domain [Link]

Today’s music is:

“Engage (Demo)” by chipzel of the 8bit Collective

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Originally from the Maryland beltway area. Patrick lived in Los Angeles for a couple of years. Now he is based in the Portland area. In the past Patrick has been an IT engineer, technology consultant, software trainer, technology journalist, blogger, and podcaster. Currently he is returning to school for a degree in Computer Science & Engineering.

Patrick Roanhouse – who has written posts on Plan8.