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Tech Talk Radio Show 35 of 2012
Transmission date: August 27, 2012
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Ep 35 of 2012
Episode 399

Monday August 27 2012

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In a verdict that would have warmed the heart of late Apple CEO Steve Jobs, a US federal jury last  Friday handed Apple a resounding legal victory in its bitter patent war with Samsung, ordering the South Korean tech giant to pay more than $1 billion in damages for "willfully" copying the iPhone and iPad.

Will this be the end of it, and what about the appeals and ongoing development for Samsung?

Neil A ArmstrongAlso on the show today, we remember Neil Armstrong, the first man to set foot on another world who died this week aged 82.

8K TV is here!

The Astor theatre given a new lease on life.

Plants Vs Zombies II in 2013, and

Microsoft change their logo after 25 years, Coles up the technology offering in store to consumers, and The US Department of Justice has seized the domain names of three websites accused of distributing pirated Android apps.

Out of necessity this week, Adam Turner looks at mobility and technology. With the ever increasing need to stay connected away from the home and office, what are the options in todays vast range of gadgets for people on the go.

Gadget: The Sony SmartWatch

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This week's App of the Week! Microsoft Cliplets -
http://research.microsoft.com/en-us/um/redmond/projects/cliplets/

Microsoft Cliplets: Juxtaposing Still and Dynamic Imagery

Microsoft Research Cliplets is an interactive app that gives users the power to create "Cliplets" -- a type of imagery that sits between stills and video, including imagery such as video textures and "cinemagraphs". The app provides a simple, yet expressive way to mix static and dynamic elements from a video clip.

 

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