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Awesomecast 271: The Big Goog’ is Looking Out For You

This week on Awesomecast 271, we talk awesome things in technology, including:

  • Chilla is sharing his Awesome Thing Of The Week: The BEDDI smartphone alarm dock.
  • Want to check out more about BEDDI, they’re working on funding their Kickstarter!
  • Like to multitask? Sorg is discussing IFTTT as his Awesome Thing Of The Week.
  • We like discovering new things. Sorg is learning more about his Awesome Thing Of The Week. Check out IFTTT at https://ifttt.com/
  • It’s App Of The Week time! LiveGIF or Lively. Take your live photos and turn them into animated GIFs.
  • Sorg wants to share a quick way to do design for your social media: Canva. (And, it’s easy!)
  • Ora-X: headphones with an AR display. Modified Google Glass? Sorg and Chilla talk Google Glass comparison.
  • Microsoft Windows10 preview seems to prompt users to “give the stock app a shot” if you try to switch defaults.
  • Discussing Apple suggestions versus Cortana suggestions.
  • The big Goog’ is looking out for you. It’s a great conversation.
  • Speaking of Google…They’re offering aggressive incentives to win over Office 365 customers.
  • Outlook trying to make their mail social with +1 integration.
  • Interesting discussion about students learning Google products and getting jobs that use Microsoft products.
  • Next week we’re going to have a Halloween episode! Dress up and join us!

 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) and Mike Sorg (@sorgatron).

Thanks to our Awesome Patreons @ThistleSea & @MikeFedorShow!  You can support the show too at Patreon.com/awesomecast !

Also, check out sorgatronmedia.com and awesomecast.net 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 208: With Podcasting Comes Responsibility

PodcastingThis week on Awesomecast 208, we talk the latest and most awesome things going on in the world of technology, including:

 


 

  • AppleTV and Netflix. – 2:00
  • Alphalab companies including one that really intrigues Sorg, Nebulus.io! – 6:11
  • Recommended Apps like ComicZeal and Timehop. – 14:00
  • The launch of the comic book themed podcast PanelRiot! – 22:30
  • The technology around making the PanelRiot podcast.
  • Trying to cancel Comcast and in general breaking up with a provider. – 31:10
  • Huge orders for iPhone 6 handsets. – 38:30
  • Can we use the Moon’s underground caves to house astronauts?- 40:05
  • Must haves for cord cutters. – 43:55
  • A local theater (Hollywood Theater in Dormont, PA) trying to go digital by using a Kickstarter (https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1802805251/hollywood-theater-go-digital-final-push). – 53:20
  • Google not calling games with in-app purchases free anymore! – 57:00

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: Will Rutherford (@panelriot) and Mike Sorg (@sorgatron).

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

 

AwesomeCast 205: Found My Geocities

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This week on Awesomecast 205, we talk the latest and most awesome things going on in the world of technology, including:


– Data visualization, social media integration and technology
– Consumer-priced device-controlled lighting from GE
– Like automation? There’s a site for that!
– Social Media Day
– Twitter doing a mini documentary? About Twitter?
– Community fan? Upset about it being cancelled? Yahoo sweeps in for the save!
– FLASHBACK ALERT: Sorg is talking about his geocities account
– YouTube trying to show they’re “listening” & give a preview of what’s coming for creators
– Shoutout to Microsoft for a week of fails- Boston parks instituting solar-powered charging in parks
– We’re done with conferences and updates, so what is Microsoft revealing?

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: @alphalabgear, @awesomecast, @identifiedtech

Follow this awesome cast on Twitter: @awesomecast, Mike Sorg (@sorgatron), Patrick Dudas (@pdudders) and John Chichilla (@chilla)

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

Data Visualization
Smart Light Bulbs
Social Media Day Pittsburgh
Piecemaker
Community Goes to Yahoo
YouTube Creators
Microsoft Fails of the Week
Google buys Songza
Bench USB Chargers in Boston