April 10th, 2013
Episode 302 of 424 episodes
On this week's Byte: News: Facebook have released "Facebook Home", an OS which turns your phone into an entire Facebook interface. Never check Facebook again - it checks you. Reading the fine print has revealed that the only way to delete an AppleID account may be to provide Apple with a death certificate. GNOME - the most popular GNU+Linux desktop - have released version 3.8, including a new interface and a whole bunch of new features. Interviews: Dr Bjorn Nansen of the University of Melbourne discussing the Federal Coalition's alternative NBN plan. Joe and Sam Russell of Dreamwalk Interactive join the team to discuss their new app, Jam for iPhone. Upcoming Events: Drupal Melbourne are holding a Drupal mentoring group at the State Library of Victoria, Saturday April 20. Cake Industries are launching their "Future Relic" exhibition this Friday April 12 at Dark Horse Experiment, 110 Franklin Street, Melbourne. The exhibition runs until Saturday, May 4. Angelcube have put out their final call for applications to their 2013 Startup Incubator - Applications close next Tuesday, April 16 - get started! PLUS - this is Georgia's last Byte for a while, so the team have put together a touching tribute... Presented by Georgia Webster, Warren Davies, and Ben Finney. http://profiles.google.com/byteintoit http://twitter.com/byteintoit http://friendfeed.com/byteintoit
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