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This week’s GeekWire Podcast is a little different — a technology reporters’ roundtable featuring special guests Tricia Duryee of AllThingsD and Wilson Rothman of They join me in the studio to talk about the biggest tech headlines of the week, including iPhone location tracking, the latest enhancements to the Kindle, Google Android, the Amazon Web Services debacle, and more.

In our final segment we give the answer to last week’s Name that Tech Tune contest. Congrats to everyone who got the right answer — the Commodore 64. If you emailed me your mailing address along with the correct response, you’ll be getting a limited edition GeekWire laptop sticker in the mail.

Here’s the MP3 file for this week’s show.

Stories and links related to the subjects we discussed …

iPhone location tracking: Apple has your permission to do whatever it wants with that location data it’s tracking

O’Reilly Radar: Got an iPhone or 3G iPad? Apple is recording your moves

Tricia Duryee of AllThingsD and Wilson Rothman of in the KIRO-FM studios

eAllThingsD: Google: Of Course Our Location-based Services Require Your Location Info

Kindle: Amazon introduces library lending for Kindle books

Tricia Duryee on AllThingsD: Check it Out: Amazon Will Add 11,000 U.S. Libraries to the Kindle Amazon to Release Ad-Subsidized Kindle for $114Amazon drops the price on Kindle, but don’t get your hopes up for free

Peter Rojas: Amazon’s tablet is coming, but what will it be?

Amazon Web Services: Massive failure at AWS causes havocAmazon’s real problem isn’t the outage, it’s the communication

Android: Phone usage shows iPad owners aren’t just Apple fanboys

Wilson Rothman on iOS gadgets outnumbering Androids by huge margin.

Macs: Apple bucks trend with 28% increase in Mac sales

Commodore 64: Wilson’s recent story on

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