GeekSpeak for 2007-09-08

Home Media Management on a Macintosh

Patrick Nugent, product manager for [Roxio|http://www.roxio.com/], joins the Geeks for a discussion of how to manage your media using a Macintosh. Roxio’s recently released [Popcorn 3|http://www.roxio.com/enu/products/popcorn/standard/overview.html] gives you the power to mix your media and deliver it to a variety of players such as the iPod, iPhone, Apple TV, BlackBerry, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and DVD.

"Storm Net" Takes the No. 1 Spot

The good news is that supercomputers are getting faster and faster. The bad news is that the [fastest computer in the world, “Storm Net,”|http://tinyurl.com/yt929s] is controlled by organized crime.


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Patrick Nugent is a product manager for Roxio, a division of Sonic Solutions, the leading provider of consumer, professional, and embedded CD and DVD authoring products. Example applications are Roxio Toast for Mac and Easy Media Creator for Windows. As a self-proclaimed digital media enthusiast, Patrick plays an instrumental role in the evolution of Roxio’s Macintosh products and strategy. He is exploring and learning how to navigate the often unmapped territory that comes with being on the cutting edge of digital media technology. During his time at Roxio, Patrick has overseen the development and delivery of the award winning Toast 8, and he devotes his time and effort into making sure Roxio continues to deliver superior products that enrich Mac users’ digital experience.