SitePoint Podcast #2: The Internet and the Election

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Hosts: Brad Williams, Patrick O’Keefe, Stephan Segraves, and Kevin Yank

News topics covered on this episode:

Firefox Hits 20% Browser Market Share Worldwide (SitePoint)
ReadWriteWeb: Firefox Reaches 20% Market Share for First Time Ever

Microsoft Offers Free Software to Startups (SitePoint)
ReadWriteWeb: Microsoft Offers Free Software to Startups

Ballmer “Interested” in Open Source Browser Engine (Slashdot)
Full video at CNet: Hell freezes over: Ballmer considering open-source browser?

Google’s OpenID Support Questioned by Experts (SitePoint)
SitePoint: Google Removes OpenID Whitelist Requirement

Main Show Topic: How did the Internet affect the US Presidential Election?
SitePoint: Tracking the US Election with Web 2.0
ReadWriteWeb: ReadWriteWeb: Al Gore: Web 2.0 Needs a Purpose
NY Times: How Obama Tapped Into Social Networks’ Power
BoingBoing: is going through some changes