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Your flashlight app is probably NOT spying on you

There is a video going around Facebook and the other social nets that features a Fox News’ Brett Baier interviewing a “security expert” who claims that the flashlight app on your phone is malware. Oddly, people who typically criticize Fox News have no problem sharing this biased piece of “journalism” when it is far more skewed than most of the political content that gives the network its reputation.

Don’t panic.

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Castellini on Computers 021 – How about some Apple with your Weiner


In this episode we discuss everything.

To be a little more specific, we discuss Apple‘s proposal for their new HQ, Weiner’s Twitter problem,

1.0&q=34.9699694444,135.756202778%20%28Nintendo%29&t=h">Nintendo‘s new controller, why PC users never remove their laptop stickers and much more.

Intro Music – CJacks – Rollin’ in the Hoopty

Castellini on Computers 019 – The iPad interrogation


This episode of the podcast is a little different. Although we touch on computer news and a few tech tips at the beginning, the majority of the show is about real-world iPad use.

Business Insider recently conducted a survey of iPad users about how they use their device. We thought it would “make good radio” to go over the survey questions and discuss the power and possibility of the iPad.

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