Tonight on GeekNights, we talk a bit about media playing software, but not before some lengthy thoughts on the future of technology and society. In the news, ODF is facing stiff resistance from Microsoft and IBM, and Rym's new computer is finally (mostly) functioning.
Tonight on GeekNights, we continue "Getting Into It" week with some talk about computer programming. In the news, it's the eternal struggle between Google and the mainstream news media, and the rise of Facebook.
Tonight on GeekNights, we briefly go over the world of IT Security in preparation for a longer-running series on the topic. In the news, a Harvard Professor thinks information should be purposefully lost, and Blender 2.44 has been released.