The Unofficial Mashable Podcast - Audio
Summary: David and Justin are a couple of guys who love the internet, games, mobile and life in general. One of their favourite sites is www.mashable.com so they thought they would get a little podcast happening so they could talk about some of the stories on that site that really gets them going and also allow people to comment and even join in. We hope you enjoy.
The 2010 Mashable Awards Winners [INFOGRAPHIC] // Social Media // Justin and David give their take on the Mashable Awards winners, including their favorites, their picks, and their admissions of companies and services they've never heard of way out in Sydney, Australia
HANDS ON: 10 New Tablets Ready to Challenge the iPad [VIDEOS] // Tech & Gadgets // During this episode, the TUMPsters check out Ben Parr checking out the Motorola Xoom, and lamet the fact that everything has to be compared to the iPad (because people read iPad stories... like this one...)
Wikipedia Celebrates 10 Years, But Will It Survive Another Decade? // Social Media // Ah, Wikipedia - you are one of the true fundamentals of the web. But what kind of service will you look like in 10 years? The TUMPsters aim to find out! (Wake us in 10 years...)
Golden-Voiced Homeless Man Scores Job Offers After Video Goes Viral // Video // The TUMPsters bask in the good karma of the web universe that takes a man, his story, and a 1 minute video and ends up creating an indelible mark on the world's news for a week. Probably the most feel good episode of TUMP ever...
Watch Google Docs Videos Directly in Your Browser // Tech // The TUMPsters wonder what Google could be planning with their new video feature in Docs. [SPOILER]: they can't figure it out...
Microsoft Surface Is Now Thinner, Smarter and Cheaper [PICS] // Tech // Oh hello, Surface. Nice to see you again! What's that? You're not going to cost $20,000 anymore? And you've lost weight? How nice for you.
5 Predictions for the Music Industry in 2011 // Entertainment // Justin and David agree that Ping will never ever take off... and talk a bit about their hopes and dreams for the music industry in 2011
5 Predictions for Mobile in 2011 // Mobile // Out of this particular 2011 prediction set from Mashable, the lads decide to tackle the obvious: will there be more HTML5 apps this year? Yes. Yes there will.
5 E-Book Trends That Will Change the Future of Publishing // Business // In light of Mashable's 2011 prediction bonanza, the TUMPsters decide to explore some of their favorites for the week. First up: e-books!
Word Lens: Where Translation and Augmented Reality Meet // Mobile // Does Word Lens spell out the path of augmented reality apps in the future? The TUMPsters certainly think so!
SwipeGood, Every Cent Makes A Difference // Social Good // Today the TUMPsters geek out over the possibilities of SwipeGood - the donation system that rounds up your credit card transactions to the nearest dollar!
New Facebook Features Exposed in Accidental Update / Social Media / In today's Ep, the TUMPsters get transfixed by the possibilities of the new features unveiled in the 'nip-slip' of the tech world - an accidental update!
Justin and David amongst the billionaire philanthropics, shuttles in to space and not to mention the light weight Skyping for charities. The Tumpsters find time to get High definition in amongst all this great news. Feel free to comment below and tell us what you thought, will you leave your fortune when you lave this mortal coil? Skype Creates Bespoke Software to Help Refugee Workers NASA Engineer Shows YouTube âBest of the Bestâ Shuttle Videos Mark Zuckerberg to Donate Most of His Wealth to Charity
Justin and David have been reunited once more to continue their work as Official TUMPsters! This weeks episode sees the guys mulling over Groupon's decision to turn down Google's $6 billion buyout, looking forward to checking out Chrome OS, as well as gawking at videos of real life Firefoxes / Red Pandas. The little suckers are just s'damn cute! Here are the stories taken hot-off-the-press from Mashable.com: Mozilla Adopts 2 Real Firefox Cubs [PIC] Groupon Turns Down Googleâs $6 Billion Offer If You Were Groupon, Would You Have Taken Googleâs Offer? [POLL] Google to Unveil Chrome OS December 7?
Dave goes to Thailand!!!