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Adam Turner's View from the Couch 2012

Adam Turner

View from the couch is a weekly segment on Tech Talk Radio by Adam Turner. Adam loves a good rant, so not only can you read his blog, you can also have him in your ears.

Adam was formerly Melbourne deputy editor of Next, the business IT section of Fairfax's The Age and Sydney Morning Herald newspapers. In March 2005, after seven years at The Age, Turner switched to a freelance career. He still writes the Upgrade product review column in Next and also contributes features and reviews to various business and consumer technology publications. His specialty area is the "digital lounge room" Visit Adam's website.

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2012

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Ep 36 - September 3 2012 (400)
Video calls. Will they render voice calls obselete?
Ep 35 - August 27 2012
Looking for a tech travel companion? Which one is right for you?
Ep 34 - August 20 2012
Metro and Windows 8
Ep 33 - August 13 2012
Securing your digital life
Ep 32 - August 6 2012
The Olympics are here, but how does the coverage compare in Aus?
Ep 31 - July 30 2012
There's a new cat on the block. Mountain Lion or 10.8.
Ep 30 - July 23 2012
Do accessories determine what brand to buy?
Ep 29 - July 16 2012
Geoblocking. Is it worth the trouble? Maybe, if you do it right.
Ep 28 - July 9 2012
Game addiction. Are you a Mindcraft-a-holic?
Ep 27 - July 2 2012
Australian Free to Air TV is at the cross roads. Will it go the way of the newspapers?
Ep 26 - June 25 2012
Introducing Google TV in Australia.
Ep 25 - June 18 2012
What's with all these new smartphones? What one is right for you.
Ep 24 - June 11 2012
Do you outsource? What about Crowd Sourcing
Ep 23 - June 4 2012
A new way to capture Video Games?

Ep 22 - May 28 2012
Raspberry Pi - A computer to get kids tinkering for a few bucks.
http://www.raspberrypi.org

Ep 21 - May 21 2012
Are the big networks killing TV shows too soon?
Ep 20 - May 14 2012
Copyright

Ep 19 - May 7 2012
A look at Google Drive, the new kid on the block - and backing up in the cloud

Services mentioned in this view...

  1. Google Drive - https://drive.google.com
  2. Syncplicity - http://www.syncplicity.com/
  3. Jungle Disk - https://www.jungledisk.com/
  4. Amazon S3 - http://aws.amazon.com/s3/
  5. Dropbox - https://www.dropbox.com/
  6. Mozy - http://mozy.com/
  7. Carbonite - http://www.carbonite.com.au/
  8. SugarSync - https://www.sugarsync.com/
Ep 18 - April 30 2012
The changing face of Copyright with Optus, the AFL and the NRL
Ep 17 - April 23 2012
The flashback security scare shatters the myth of the in penetrable Mac
Ep 16 - April 16 2012
Backing up DVDs for personal use at home? What's the go?
Ep 15 - April 9 2012
Telstra's LTE Network. Is it worth the upgrade?
Ep 13 - March 26 2012
Trolls and Astroturf Astroturfing
Ep 12 - March 19 2012
Freeview PVR - Have they got it right this time?
Ep 11 - March 12 2012
The iPad (3) arrives...
Ep 10 - March 5 2012
Telstra and the NBN - (Telstra Pricing)
Ep 09 - February 27 2012
New news from the Beeb (BBC)
Ep 08 - February 20 2012
Hearing spots? Spotify is a new streaming music delivery platform. Here's how it works.
Ep 07 - February 13 2012
Who can tell the difference between Bluray and a HD file downloaded from the Apple store? Well, apparently 'latte sipping Macbook wielding metro sexual digital hipsters' need not answer.
Ep 06 - February 6 2012
The copyright battle starts - Optus v AFL & NRL



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