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NZ Tech Podcast: A real phone scam, iPhone 5, Google IO, Google Chrome, LG Optimus 2x

, posted: 20-May-2011 00:27

This week in Episode 11 the NZ Tech Podcast team talk about Scams (of the computer and telephone type) and how to avoid them - and we hear a real scammer in action.

Other highlights of this show include coverage of Google IO Conference, Google's Chrome Operating System, iPhone 5, LG Optimus 2x from 2degrees, GoogleBook and Microsoft buying Skype amongst other topics.

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Comment by freitasm, on 20-May-2011 09:19

I have an LG Optimus 2X here... What a screen. Fast! Beautiful. It would be great if they had this kind of hardware for Windows Phone too, not only their little LG Optimus 7.

Waiting for a nice Nokia Windows Phone. Had the E7 here for a while, and Nokia still knows how to make a handset.

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