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AwesomeCast 357: Live from Broadway Ave

It’s the first AwesomeCast from the NEW Sorgatron Media Studio on Broadway Ave in Pittsburgh!  Chilla, Sorg and Mike Pound are talking all the week’s tech news including:

After the show remember to:

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

Join our AwesomeCast Facebook Group to see what we’re sharing and to join the discussion?

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

Have you seen our AwesomeTips videos?

You can support the show at Patreon.com/awesomecast!

Remember to check out our friends at River’s Edge (@RiversEdgePGH) and The 405 Media who replay the show on their stream throughout the week!

Also, check out sorgatronmedia.com and awesomecast.com for more entertainment; and view us livestreaming Tuesdays around 7:00 PM EST!

AwesomeCast 341: Angry iPhone

We’ve got our usual gadget hounds Sorg, Chilla, and Katie on for AwesomeCast 341.  We also have a special guest in studio.  Andy Quayle of Tubu Internet Solutions joins us to talk about what he’s been up to, and some fun things in tech. This week we’re talking about awesome things in technology, including:

  • Katie is saying screw traffic this week with her Awesome Thing of the Week the Hum Rider.
  • Chilla and his dongles. Want to charge your phone and play audio? He’s telling us how.
  • Of course we expect Andy to have an Awesome Thing of the Week – he’s sharing some thoughts on the Echo.
  • Sorg is still having fun with his Raspberry Pi and Retro Pie.
  • Katie is excited that Kennywood has a comicon coming up!
  • Chilla (and Amanda) are giving us our App of the Week this week – Apple Clips.
  • Dear developers – if you give us apps that make our lives easier, we will use them.
  • (Are we getting Final Cut on an iPad? *fingers crossed*)
  • Brandon shared a bunch of content this week. Nintendo Switch may be supporting cloud save options.
  • Chilla is letting us in on the quiet release by Apple – including a new iPad…
  • New Apple Watch bands have been announced!
  • O’Reilly Auto Parts gets geeks (and marketing). Go to their site and enter “121G” in the parts search. (Via Amanda)
  • Who’s played with Alexa on their phones? We’re having some fun.
  • Alexa places the largest, most expensive items when you tell her to get you things.
  • Speaking of Alexa – you can also order alcohol…to be delivered within 2 hours with Prime Now.
  • Katie can now learn to play the ukulele thanks to Indie Go Go.

After the show remember to:

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

Follow these awesome people on Twitter: Mike Sorg (@Sorgatron), Katie Dudas (@Kdudders), John Chichilla (@chilla) and Andy Quayle (@techburgh).

Have you seen our AwesomeTips videos?

You can support the show at Patreon.com/awesomecast!

Remember to check out our friends at River’s Edge (@RiversEdgePGH) – and our replay over there!

Also, check out sorgatronmedia.com and awesomecast.net for more entertainment; and view us livestreaming Tuesdays around 7:00 PM EST!

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Awesome Chat: Chikara Action Arcade Game

Chikara Pro’s Mike Quackenbush joins the show to discuss the indiegogo campaign for Chikara Action Arcade Game!  We talk about their attempts at a video game for the independent wrestling promotion in the past, what he learned from other crowdfunding attempts on Kickstarter, and their recent uses of Facebook Live in their wrestling promotion!

Help out the show with a donation! Become our boss! Go to patreon.com/awesomecast

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Awesome Chat: Blood on the Leaves

Ryan Haggerty of Haggerty Media,  joins us for an Awesome Chat about his project Blood on the Leaves.  Joining the conversation are actors, Dallas White (@itsdallaswhite) and Brendon Taylor (@bhtaylor24).  The group discusses filming and promotion of the film – shot and edited here in Pittsburgh, and how the group is growing support for the film through the IndieGogo campaign.

Help out the show with a donation! Become our boss! Go to patreon.com/awesomecast

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 Facebook, StitcherSpreaker, iTunes, and Youtube!

 

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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 200: Awesome By the Slice

AwesomeCast 200This week on Awesomecast 200, we talk the latest and most awesome things going on in the world of technology as we record LIVE at Slice on Broadway!  Thank you for hosting our historic night!

  • We take a peak back at the history of the show and how we started
  • Rob catches us up on some of the cool new tech he’s working on including fireworks from your iPhone!  Find more cool stuff at Ion Tank’s web site!
  • We talk Google Plus Stories, and how they scare Doug
  • Rob talks about AirFoil for extending your audio through your home
  • Cynthia talks AirDisplay for extending your desktop to your phone
  • Doug talks about how his Droid update stinks
  • We look at the solar roadway that could change what we’re driving on and the exciting world of concrete
  • We look at the Reading Rainbow Kickstarter that is raising money as we watch
  • We look at Friends teaching us Windows 95

After the show remember to:

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

Follow this awesome cast on Twitter: @awesomecast,
Mike Sorg (@sorgatron), Rob de la Cretaz (@robjdlc), Cynthia Closkey (@cynthiacloskey) and Doug Derda (@SIDT)

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