May 30th, 2012
Episode 264 of 424 episodes
On this week's Byte: Ubi demonstrates a system for turning any wall into a touch-screen. Kenya builds a new supercomputer, the IHub Cluster, the only supercomputer on the continent outside South Africa. Australian Health Review publishes a study on "Digital technology use among disadvantaged Australians". Facebook Camera shows their take on Instagram. We interview Greens senator Scott Ludlum in the immediate wake of UK's ruling to extradite Julian Assange to Sweden. Justice for Assange organises rallies to demand Australian government defend the legal rights of its citizen. User-controlled, free-software private cloud with ownCloud version 4. Spy malware targeting Iran inspires a mixture of technical accolade and fear. Internet Underground Music Archive recovered and back online at the Internet Archive. Rickroll hits a speed bump: Ricky Martin's "Never Gonna Give You Up" video takedown by AVG Technologies. BarCamp Melbourne returns in July 2012. Launch 48 at York Butter Factory this week. Presented by Georgia Webster, Vanessa Toholka, and Ben Finney. http://profiles.google.com/byteintoit http://byteintoitlinks.blogspot.com/ http://twitter.com/byteintoit http://friendfeed.com/byteintoit
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