The Drill Down 251: Home Maker, Lawbreaker?
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If you could download and print your own weapon, would you? Should you be allowed to? This week, we get into the impending legal & copyright minefields associated with the untamed frontier that is desktop 3D printing.

But first, the headlines… Facebook launches real-world Gifts, Tim Cook issues an apology for iOS6 Maps, Apple manufacturers start building a mini iPad, Microsoft to launch XBOX Music service, T-Mobile merges with MetroPCS, Judge lifts ban against Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, Samsung adds iPhone 5 to lawsuit.


What We’re Playing With

Andy: iPhone 5; How the West Was Won in 3-strip Cinerama
Devindra: Kindle Paperwhite, Microsoft’s new keyboards and mice suck


Audible Book of the Week

Musical Interlude: You Could Make a Killing by Aimee Mann

Hot Topic

Final Word


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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.


  1. I’m surprised that the Moviepass is very limited. Over in Europe there are several chains which offer a true unlimited cards for about 20 euros a month. No limits and the ability to reserve seats.

    Comment by Nostra — October 8, 2012 @ 4:24 am

  2. […] See the full post here on Geeks of Doom! […]

    Pingback by The Drill Down 251: Home Maker, Lawbreaker? (preview) | The Drill Down — October 11, 2012 @ 3:40 am

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