DTNS 2267 – Facebook Feeds You Sadness

Logo by Mustafa Anabtawi thepolarcat.comDon Reisinger is on the show. We’ll chat about why Facebook thought it was OK to play with our emotions for science.

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Today’s guest: Don Reisinger, cnet.com

Headlines

ZDNet’s Mary Jo Foley reports new details about the next Version of Windows, codenamed Threshold, expected to arrive in Spring 2015. Microsoft reportedly will aim Threshold squarely at disgruntled desktop users still using Windows 7. Some versions of Threshold will be all desktop, while some will focus on the tiled screen or desktop screen depending on whether a keyboard is attached and some version meant for tablets and phone swill have no desktop view at all. And yes word is STILl that the mini Start menu showed off at BUILD will be part of Threshold. A preview version of Threshold should arrive in the autumn and one more update to Windows 8.1 will arrive before Threshold does.

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