Takeouts: NewsCorp v. Google, NFL, Listeners

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

  • Business Takeout: Forget Mac vs PC; the newest fight in tech is NewsCorp v. Google. Louise Story of The New York Times tells us about media giant NewsCorp's move towards Microsoft's "Bing" search engine: It's the first time a major company has turned down Google placement and said they don't want to be so "googleable."
  • Sports Takeout: Sports contributor Ibrahim Abdul-Matin has the latest on Monday Night Football, which pitted the Houston Texans against the Tennessee Titans.
  • Listener Takeout: Stories of how Takeaway listeners have had to ration their own health care keep coming in, as do topics to avoid at Thanksgiving ... Plus Karen, a Utahn soccer fan, auditions for Ibrahim's job as sports contributor.

Guests:

Ibrahim Abdul-Matin and Louise Story

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