Revenge hacks, vampires and patents

Summary:On this week's Technolatte podcast, the Australian team talks about revenge hacks, New Zealand software patent changes and NBN speed comparisons.

What motivates people to go on revenge hacks? Do they go too far? Why is New Zealand looking at making it harder to patent software? And why is it difficult to run speed test comparisons for Labor's National Broadband Network (NBN) and the Coalition's alternative policy?

All of those questions and more are answered on this week's Technolatte podcast, as the Australian team discusses:

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Running time: 28 minutes, 47 seconds

Opening theme: "Ecstasy X" by Jason Shaw, CC3.0

Closing theme: "Skyroads" by Pierlo, CC3.0

Topics: NBN, Legal, Security


Suzanne Tindal heads up a team of keen ZDNetters, including journalists Luke Hopewell, Josh Taylor and Michael Lee. You can follow them all on Twitter: @engochick, @joshgnosis, @lukehopewell, @mukimu. Happy listening!

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