Guest Host: Jen Golbeck

In a bold new play for viewers who hate the high cost of cable, Dish Network will offer ESPN and a package of other networks for $20 per month. In a move to let users know the score, Twitter adds a tool that tells you how many people actually read your tweets. And in an era of ubiquitous digital communication, the Sony email hack raises new questions about how to keep private correspondence private. The Computer Guys and Gal discuss these tech topics and more.


  • John Gilroy WAMU Computer Guy; Director for Business Development for BLT Global Ventures
  • 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
  • Bill Harlow Hardware and Software Technician for MACs & PCs, Mid-Atlantic Consulting, Inc.; and WAMU Guest Computer Guy

Tech In The News

The Computer Guys and Gal point to the biggest tech headlines this month.

Dish Network Deal


Trends In The New Year

Consumer Electronics Show Preview


New Gadgets To Watch For

App of the Month

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