As Virginia voters prepare for a statewide election this fall, join political analyst Tom Sherwood and the Kojo Show team for a community conversation about where the Commonwealth fits into debates about gun rights and gun violence — and how views about these issues shape broader attitudes about politics in our region.
It’s the first Tuesday of the month and the Computer Guys & Gal are back to update you on the tech world and answer your questions.
- John Gilroy WAMU Resident Computer Guy; and Director of Business Development at SolutionsDevelopers
- Allison Druin WAMU Computer Gal; and Director of the Human-Computer Interaction Lab at the University of Maryland
- Bill Harlow WAMU Computer Guy; and Hardware & Software Technician for MACs & PCs at Mid-Atlantic Consulting, Inc.
Windows XP, Vista, and Live Mesh
Microsoft says XP is definitely dead in June, Dell says it’ll keep installing it
Microsoft Live Mesh Embraces the Web as a Platform
Find out what’s running on your Windows system
Apple Profits Up
Apple Riding a 51% Jump in Mac Sales
Net neutrality battle returns to the U.S. Senate
A Google Prototype for a Precision Image Search
German companies developing scented text messages
Psystar trying to sell Mac clones
Wireless Industry Suffers From iPhone Envy
What to give your computer gal/mother for Mother’s Day?
A Digital Photo Frame
DVD vs Download
iTunes new releases available same day as DVD new releases
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