Another week has flown by here at TechRepublic, and so I try to recap it just as quickly for the TR members that might have blinked and missed it. In this episode, I count down the hot 5 discussions of the week. If you're not a fan of video, you can choose to just listen to the audio file.Hot 5 discussion threads:
- Why Google Buzz confirmed our two worst fears about Google (Jason Hiner)
- 10 tech tasks you should be able to do in your sleep (Jack Wallen)
- Poll: Is stealing from Microsoft OK because they have lots of money? (Mark Kaelin)
- What's the best laptop for running Ubuntu Linux? (Jason Hiner)
- Chip and PIN: The technology is no longer secure (Michael Kassner)
- seanferd (188 posts)
- Oz_Media (114 posts)
- santeewelding (80 posts)
- Michael Kassner (88 posts)
- JCitizen (86 posts)
Here are a few other links that you should check out:
- Spotlight Question: Command line code not recognized in Access
- Why the iPad will fail to win significant market share
- TechRepublic Questions of the Week - February 22, 2010
- TR member Garden Club gallery
- TR Member pet pics
- TR Member tattoo pics
- TR Member costume pics
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Sonja Thompson started at TechRepublic in October 1999. She is a former Senior Editor at TechRepublic.