It’s the first Tuesday of the month, and The Computer Guys are back! They weigh in on the promise of Vista — Microsoftâ��s new operating system. They answer your questions, and share opinions on the best (and worst) kid-friendly and geek-friendly gadgets for the holiday season.

Guests

  • Allison Druin WAMU's Computer Gal; Director of the Human-Computer Interaction Lab and Professor in the College of Information Studies at the University of Maryland
  • John Gilroy WAMU Resident Computer Guy; and Director of Business Development at SolutionsDevelopers
  • Ben Bederson WAMU Guest Computer Guy; Professor of Computer Science, University of Maryland-College Park

New Windows
Windows Vista

Move It!
Article

Liquefying Time and Place
Article

SANS Institute
Top-20 Internet Security Attack Targets

Ben Bederson’s Blog
HCI User Advocate
(Including footage of the dangers of Wii)

WiFi Alliance
Americans Choose Wi-Fi Over Starbucks

Gift Ideas
Cube World
icat/idog
Sonic Impact i-Fusion Speakers
Transcend JetFlash Thumb Drive
Mi-Jam Drumsticks

A Library for the World’s Children
The International Children’s Digital Library

Ultrasuede
Kid’s first camera

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