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Video: TR Out Loud - June 5, 2009

As anticipation builds for the TechRepublic Community Event, this episode of TROLOV stays constant with its recap of the top discussions and members on the TechRepublic forums.

Podcast

As anticipation builds for the TechRepublic Community Event, this episode of TROLOV stays constant with its recap of the top discussions and members on the TechRepublic forums. If you're not a fan of video (sorry about the Flash, Jaqui AND Ernest), you can choose to just listen to the audio file.

Notes: Top discussion threads:

  1. Botnets: They do have the option to self-destruct
  2. Top 25 U.S. cities to work in
  3. Join us for a Community Event in Louisville to celebrate TechRepublic's 10th anniversary
  4. Video: Three reasons why the voice of IT gets ignored
  5. I was just looking at Jellimonsta's self-portrait - and wondered ...

Here are a few other links that you should check out:

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Most "Thumbs Up" in the TR Questions arena over the past week

  1. Jacky Howe (11 thumbs)
  2. CG IT and shasca (6 thumbs)
  3. —-TK—-, ThumbsUp2, Darryl, and Wizard-09 (5 thumbs)
  4. robo_dev, The Scummy One, and neilb (4 thumbs)
  5. BFilmFan, Peconet Tietokoneet and The 'G-Man' (3 thumbs)
Most Comments in the TR Forums this week

  1. Deadly Ernest (149 posts)
  2. jdclyde (120 posts)
  3. OldER Mycroft (97 posts)
  4. Jacky Howe (94 posts)
  5. Oz_Media (93 posts)
TR Member participation

Thanks to Tammy, The Scummy One, boxfiddler, Bill, Paraxis, and ZZRSteve for participating in this episode of TROLOV. These folks are eligible for some free swag!

Last week's Question of the Week was a "Who is this?" photo. TR member Paraxis answered correctly: Tammy Cavadias.

Voice messages, e-mails, and photos = swag To earn some free TR swag, send in an e-mail with an answer to the Question of the Week, a brand new Question of the Week, comments, and/or photos to trol at techrepublic.com. You can also leave a voice message — our toll free number is (866) 414-CNET (2638) and our Skype ID is tr.out.loud.

We have lots and lots of swag. If you'd like a complete listing, shoot me an e-mail, and I'll send a reply.

About Sonja Thompson

Sonja Thompson started at TechRepublic in October 1999. She is a former Senior Editor at TechRepublic.

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