This week, we examine social media’s reaction to the tragedy in Aurora, Colorado, plans to relaunch Digg, Why a buyout of your favorite startup means it’s probably toast, Nexus 7‘s overwhelming demand, Apple‘s Mountain Lion launch, Apple vs. Samsung pt. 287, and why you’ll need new dock connectors for your Apple devices.
Geeks Of Doom’s The Drill Down is a roundtable-style audio podcast where we discuss the most important issues of the week, in tech and on the web and how they affect us all.
Hosts are Geeks of Doom contributor Andrew Sorcini (Mr. BabyMan), VentureBeat editor Devindra Hardawar, marketing research analyst Dwayne De Freitas, and Startup Digest CTO Christopher Burnor. Occasionally joining them is Techmeme editor Lidija Davis.
This week, we look the science of habit formation and how retailers and other businesses are using that data to fine tune their marketing focus. Also at how Google bypassed privacy settings in Apple‘s Safari and Microsoft‘s Internet Explorer to track users web browsing.