May 17th, 2012
Episode 262 of 424 episodes
On this week's Byte: Diablo III was released yesterday (Byte's games reviewers notably absent this week - coincidence?) Tool for audio/media makers Gobbler is a backup, transfer, and organizational tool for managing audio project files and assets Facebook announces app store, and their IPO is this Friday. AMD unveils new Trinity chipsets Interview: Monica Barratt, Research Fellow at National Drug Research Institute joins us to discuss how drugs and the internet intersect, including SIlk Road, Tor and Bitcoin. Study showing neighbourhood boundaries formed by social datahttp://bit.ly/J8gccw The UN are using Big Data, especially social media output, to monitor for developing crises around the world http://bit.ly/Jrj4xj Google Chrome now syncs tabs across your devices You can test how much you're worth to Facebook with this quiz Elmo Keep is delivering an interactive keynote address for the Emerging Writers Festival's Digital program. The keynote will go live on Thursday May 24. EWFDigital will take place from Monday 28 May - Friday 1 June. www.emergingwritersfestival.org.au There's a chip tunes gig happening at Order of Melbourne Sat 26th May, featuring musical performances from dot.AY, Derris-Kharlan, Slato, A_Art, Maddest Kings Alive, Peaches the Wale and DF0:BAD Event info here Presented by Georgia Webster, Vanessa Toholka and Warren Davies http://profiles.google.com/byteintoit http://byteintoitlinks.blogspot.com http://twitter.com/byteintoit http://friendfeed.com/byteintoit
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