Google updates the Nexus 7 tablet and unveils a dongle for your TV to stream your content. We’ll give you the 411 on these announcements and tell you where the Shuttle Galileo is going to be docking. All this, plus our mobile app pick and Nerd History for the week of July 29th.
Running Time: 34:48
Mobile App of the Week:
Cockpit360 app – available in iTunes. Cool.
New devices from Google include:
A 41 MegaPixel camera phone? Nokia is working on it.
If you were having them, Apple has issued a fix for WiFi problems in the new MacBook Airs.
At least two companies apparently don’t believe optical discs are dead just yet. Sony and Panasonic are teaming up to develop a 300GB disc.
Star Trek’s Galileo shuttlecraft about to find home at NASA’s Johnson Space Center.
This Week in Nerd History:
August 1, 1981 – MTV begins broadcasting in the United States and airs its first video, “Video Killed the Radio Star” by the Buggles.
July 30, 2003 – In Mexico, the last ‘old style’ Volkswagen Beetle rolls off the assembly line.
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