Category Archives: AwesomeCast

AwesomeCast 240: DadCast

AC-240This week on Awesomecast 240, we talk awesome things in technology, including:

  • Technology at an Applebee’s restaurant.
  • Discussion on how bars/restaurants can be improved by tech.
  • Chilla Using GoogleGlass to record family memories.
  • Facebook Messenger letting you send money.
  • Discussion on tech for the youth.
  • News on upcoming events.

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

Follow these awesome people on Twitter: John Chichilla (@chilla), Doug Derda (@douglasderda, ShouldIDrinkThat.com) and Mike Sorg (@sorgatron).

Also, check out sorgatronmedia.com and awesomecast.com for more entertainment; and view us livestreaming Tuesdays around 6:30 PM EST!

 

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Awesomecast 239: They’re WATCHING us

This week on Awesomecast 239, we talk awesome things in technology, including:

  • Discussion on the Applewatch; including who the market is for it, it compared to other wearable tech and if we are interest in it. 4:10
  • Talk on Apple’s ResearchKit. 29:14
  • Discussion on the MacBook. 38:45
  • Talk on the latest from HBO and discussion on the future of cable/streaming content.
  • The Kickstarter Pancakebot, which lets you design pancakes anyway you like. 56:13
  • A plane flying around the world with solarpower. 1:01:15
  • Google Calendar on the iPhone. 1:04:22
  • News on upcoming events. 1:09:00

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

Follow these awesome people on Twitter: Katie Dudas (@kdudders), AJ Kuftic (@ajkuftic), Ron Krause (@krazykrause) and Mike Sorg (@sorgatron).

Also, check out sorgatronmedia.com and awesomecast.com for more entertainment; and view us livestreaming Tuesdays around 6:30 PM EST!

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AwesomeCast 238: A Fine Quality Stick

AC-238This week on Awesomecast 238, we talk awesome things in technology, including:

  • Discussion with Dr Matt Keener about emodt; which companies can use to measure emotions of their teams. 3:35
  • The sticky camera that is Podo. 26:25
  • Smartphone charging furniture from Ikea. 29:35
  • Livestream.com’s Broadcaster Mini camera. 36:46
  • App of the week: Evernote’s Scannable. 39:31
  • Discussion on Google+. 49:50
  • Discussion on the Samsung Galaxy S6. 1:01:00
  • News on upcoming events.

After the show remember to:

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

Follow these awesome people on Twitter: John Chichilla (@chilla), emodt.com Matt Keener (emodt.com/@keenzai) and Mike Sorg (@sorgatron).

Also, check out sorgatronmedia.com and awesomecast.com for more entertainment; and view us livestreaming Tuesdays around 6:30 PM EST!

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AwesomeCast 237: Safe for All Ages

AC-237This week on Awesomecast 237, we talk awesome things in technology, including:

  • Talk with WhoYu Inc. and how their networking application works. 2:58
    • What to look for in the future with WhoYu and how to learn more about it.
  • The announcement of a new Pebble. 15:23
  • IBM and ARM team up so you can build an Internet…of Things. 29:00
  • Safety for Snapchat for parents. 26:25
  • Youtube for the kids. 40:15
  • Digit, the automated savings account, and how it can help you with your finances. 47:18
  • An iPhone Google Cardboard game in the works?
  • The Astropad app and how it lets you use the ipad as a sketch board that converts to Mac apps. 55:22

After the show remember to:

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

Follow these awesome people on Twitter: John Chichilla (@chilla), COO Nicholas Ferrell and CEO Chase Midler of WhoYu inc (@whoyuinc www.whouinc.com) and Mike Sorg (@sorgatron).  Don’t forget to check out Alphalab.org for great new companies and learn how you can submit your idea!

Also, check out sorgatronmedia.com and awesomecast.net for more entertainment; and view us livestreaming Tuesdays at 6:30 PM EST!

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AwesomeCast 236: Have You Updated Barbie Today?

Hello BarbieThis week on Awesomecast 236, we talk awesome things in technology, including:

  • Hello Barbie from Mattel. (and how that concept could be used for other devices.)
  • Discussion on how early a child should get into tech products. 2:25
  • Sorg’s quest for streaming music which has lead to Amazon Prime. 24:22
  • Thoughts on the recently departed RadioShack. 36:45
  • The return of Viewmaster! 43:50
  • How “Kill Switches” in phones seems to be working. 47:13
  • How Google Helpouts did not help out for long. 52:15
  • A Modern Family episode getting very tech. 55:20
  • A brief rundown on some other tech news.
  • News on upcoming events.
  • After the show remember to:

After the show remember to:

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

Follow these awesome people on Twitter: John Chichilla (@chilla), Mike Pound (@unclecrappy) and Mike Sorg (@sorgatron).

Also, check out sorgatronmedia.com and awesomecast.net for more entertainment; and view us livestreaming Tuesdays at 6:30 PM EST!

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AwesomeCast 235: Blunted Feelings

This week on Awesomecast 235, we talk awesome things in technology, including:

  • Awesome things of the week:
    • The Sober Up app on Pebble ( 3:00 )
    • Pebble Decals (8:30 )Wizard World acquiring comic cons all over (including Pittsburgh comic con.) (10:15 )
    • Indiegogo event in Pittsburgh. ( 15:02 )
  • App of the week: A fashion related app in Stylinity. 23:47
  • Ways to get free space from Bing and Google. 30:39
  • The Gulf Tower in Pittsburgh getting lit up by Instagram. 37:25
  • LG’s version of VR and discussion on phone VR. 41:15
  • Discussion on giveaways/networking at tech events. 49:43
  • News on upcoming events.

After the show remember to:

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

Follow these awesome people on Twitter: John Chichilla (@chilla), Katie Dudas (@kdudders) and Mike Sorg (@sorgatron).

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Also, check out sorgatronmedia.com and awesomecast.net for more entertainment; and view us livestreaming Tuesdays at 6:30 PM EST!

AwesomeCast 234: WiFi Enabled Lego Blender

AC-234This week on Awesomecast 234, we talk awesome things in technology, including:

  • Awesome things of the week: The Raspberry Pi 2 and the possibilities of what you can do with it ( 3:10 ), Raspberry Pi Video Games  ( 11:55 ), The Screenflow app (16:12), and Pleyworld! (22:29)
  • Our app of the week: Stand Up! 29:15
  • YikYak experiences. 33:20
  • Drone news. 38:00
  • Yinz Cam at the Super Bowl. 42:10
  • Google Now pulling our data. 46:38
  • CMU and Uber teaming up. 53:50
  • Eero and how it might be a solution to WiFi issues. 58:45
  • Twitter getting more commercialization. 1:04:55
  • Big announcements that are upcoming in tech.

After the show remember to:

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

Follow these awesome people on Twitter: John Chichilla (@chilla), Katie Dudas (@kdudders) and Mike Sorg (@sorgatron).

Also, check out sorgatronmedia.com and awesomecast.net for more entertainment; and view us livestreaming Tuesdays at 6:30 PM EST!

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