GeekSpeak for 2007-08-18

Tech in Conflict and Stars with Tails

Comcast vs. Bittorrent, Wikipedia vs. Diebold, AT&T vs. Vermont, and more Week in Geek news with Ryder, Miles, Sean, and Lyle. Oh, and we take calls.

Bittorrent Traffic Throttled by Comcast

Comcast [turning off torrent access|http://torrentfreak.com/comcast-throttles-bittorrent-traffic-seeding-impossible/] by customers?

Diebold, CIA and others Editing Wikipedia

Diebold fixes their election systems’ reputation… and others [changing their own Wikipedia entries|http://www.smh.com.au/news/Technology/CIA-and-Vatican-edit-Wikipedia-entries/2007/08/18/1186857828993.html].

Vermont iPhone Customers

AT&T only supports roaming for cellphones in Vermont; iPhone customers are getting iPhones out of Vermont state, but [AT&T is fighting back|http://www.burlingtonfreepress.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20070816/NEWS01/708160314/1009]