Category Archives: Awesome Chat

Awesome Chat: 412 Food Rescue

Leah Lizarondo of 412 Food Rescue joins us to discuss what the organization is doing to make sure our wasted food gets to those in need, how they are using technology to do so, how they hope to spread this to other areas, and why it is important to get GOOD food to the needy.

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Awesome Chat: Tech Shop Pittsburgh

Les Gies joins us to discuss who goes to Tech Shop Pittsburgh, what are they making, the veteran’s program, access to 3D printers, aluminum casting, the Maker Movement, and their visit from President Barack Obama!

Then, we go mobile as Les takes us on a tour of the shop and what some of its members are working on now!

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Awesome Chat: Turtle Mail

We talk with Niko Triulzi of AE Dreams, a Pittsburgh company developing Turtle Mail, a mobile mini printer to relay messages and activities to kids.  We talk about the product and developing it via Alphalab Gear right in Pittsburgh.

Find out more at aedreams.com.

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Awesome Chat: FortyEightMagazine

We talk with Jacob finch from Forty Eight Magazine aiming to spread what it’s like to be  in a city for 48 hours.  We discuss the online magazine, some of the other cities already aiming to get on board, and the prospect of a print magazine down the line.

Read more at fortyeightmagazine.com

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Awesome Chat: TravelWits

We talk with Arman Bimatov of TravelWits about the service that aims to pull together every aspect of travel (hotels, planes, transportation) to stay under your budget and discover new possibilities. We discuss developing the services, working in Alphalab, and an odd way to find a bug from a Podcast.

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Awesome Chat: Carl Cimini of PCTV 21

Carl Cimini of PCTV 21 Pittsburgh joins us in studio to discuss the state of public access television in town.  What has the new renovations brought to the operation, how can public access make you better Youtube creators, and transitioning to IPTV.

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Awesome Chat: iBoard Interactive

Harmonie Nkama is the founder of iBoard Interactive, a new company looking to replace and improve on the community board or digital signage in colleges and community centers with an interactive system utilizing your smart phones.  We talk about the company, getting into the process of becoming a start up, and her experience at the recent Pittsburgh Civic Startup Weekend.

Find out about iBoard Interactive at http://iboardinteractive.com

Eat at Slice on Broadway if you are in the Pittsburgh area! It is Awesome! (sliceonbroadway.com)

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Awesome Chat: Looking for Group Pittsburgh

Looking for Group Pittsburgh is a combined gaming center and coworking space in the Brookline neighborhood of Pittsburgh.  We talk with John Lange and Edd Batson about the space, how they are listening to the community, surprising games that have been hits like Artemis Spaceship Bridge Simulator and Train Simulator, using Kickstarter to crowdfund what goes into the space, including community programs to teach kids to use a Raspberry Pi and more!

Find out more about Looking for Group Pittsburgh www.lfgpgh.com or on Facebook.

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Awesome Chat: Ohio Linux Fest 2015

Vance Kochenderfer and Susan Rose to tell us about Ohio Linux Fest 2015! What is the state of open source software on devices, internet of things, and computers, what are some of the great talks coming to the conference, why should you be considering using Linux and more!

Eat at Slice on Broadway if you are in the Pittsburgh area! It is Awesome! (sliceonbroadway.com)

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Awesome Chat: Frank Murgia

Pittsburgh Podcast Network - Frank MurgiaFrank Murgia joins us in studio for another conversation about Podcasting.  The Pittsburgh Podcast Network is a media wing of tni Media, a talent agency representing local names like Jim Kren and more.  We discuss their move to video and the upcoming Pittsburgh On Demand, that old mystery of monetization, opportunity, and more from the Podcast world.

Eat at Slice on Broadway if you are in the Pittsburgh area! It is Awesome! (sliceonbroadway.com)

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Also, check out sorgatronmedia.com and awesomecast.com for more entertainment.  Follow Michael Sorg (@sorgatron) and @AwesomeCast for updates and live streams of our interviews! Subscribe on Spreaker, iTunes, and Youtube!