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Tech Talk Radio Show 13 of 2012
Transmission date: March 26, 2012
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Ep 13 of 2012
March 26 2012
Episode 377

Today on the show, Windows 8 is to hit the shelves by October.

Windows 8
The Windows 8 release date has leaked: General Availability will be in October, while Release To Manufacturing is 'Summer'. Microsoft is expected to confirm the schedule next month. 

Optus look like shedding staff in the short term to help lift the company's bottom line.  Apple's iPad is hot for the wrong reasons, Vandals hit Telstra fiber and Angry Birds theme parks become a reality.

Angry Birds Park

Also this week, we're starting to see traditional content providers starting to hurt as online content delivery starting to take hold. This is evident with the Foxtel admitting it is in a vicious circle of decline and its imminent merger with Austar. Also, would it surprise you that half of small businesses is still without a website? Adam has a view from the couch and Leena has the latest from the gaming world.


iPhone: Klik

KLIK is a camera app that uses face recognition to let you quickly tag your friends in real-time. * Note: KLIK requires a Facebook account, and iOS 4.3 or above.

Fire up KLIK and watch as your friends' names instantly appear next to their faces before or after you snap a photo. If KLIK doesn't recognize a face - snap a photo, tap "Tag Me" over unrecognized faces to pick a name, and then save the photo (no need to share). The more photos you save, the better KLIK gets. When you're not taking photos, check out the feeds for nearby, friend and your photos.

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