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AwesomeCast 223: All of the Google

All of the google - awesomecastThis week on Awesomecast 223, we talk awesome things in technology, including:

  • Sorg talks about his shiny new bluetooth audio speaker. 2:10
  • Chilla talks all of the Google things. 10:40
  • Engadget review of Lollipop is Chilla approved. 11:55
  • The new Gmail app is like Inbox (which is still on invite-only). 16:55
  • The Google Calendar update “makes more sense.” 21:00
  • Nexus Player releases 23:39
  • Samsung Galaxy Note Edge is coming out in 10 days. Chilla lets us know his thoughts. 29:05
  • A Nest update is coming and it updates thermostat options. 31:50
  • Chrome has a new bookmark manager which might keep Chilla using Chrome. 33:15
  • Indiegogo’s Faux Glass project. A $20 Google Glass “alternative?” 47:35
  • Fitbit announces 3 new activity trackers. Where does it stack up in comparison to other wearable tech? 49:10
  • Microsoft rolls out dropbox integration.
  • Over 900 classic arcade games online thanks to Internet Archive. 1:02:00

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: John Chichilla (@chilla) 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 216: Socialist Tuna Casserole

AC216This week on Awesomecast 216, we talk awesome things in technology, including:

  • Tonight we’re talking with @diggy about Pixels of Fury. – 3:28
  • We’re talking about Denver’s technology community with Colorado’s legalization of marijuana.
  • pittsburgh.aiga.org  Check out some of the work @diggy‘s been doing with AIGA.
  • We’re excited about iOS addition of swipe.  Mixed feelings on the big screen sizing. 18:30
  • Sorg talks about his first few runs with Youtube Live streaming – 27:46
  • We talk with Steve Lee about National Podcast Day!  – 43:21
  • Facebook testing a way for users to schedule deletion of posts? – 59:02
  • The correct pronunciation of “Carnegie” brought to you by AwesomeCast crew and listeners. (This may be the most diverse show we’ve done.)
  • BuyPartisan.  An app that scans grocery barcodes to tell you whether your grocery supports Democrats or Republicans. – 1:03:56
  • Friend of the Show Walt Ribeiro has a Patreon Page at http://www.patreon.com/Walt?rf=67068  Check out some of the awesomeness he does. 1:09:30
  • Microsoft bought the company that makes Minecraft. – 1:11:21
  • We talk about the folks at http://duoscreentech.com/  for a laptop add-on for a 2nd mobile screen. – 1:17:19

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), John DeGore (@diggy), 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 202: Turn Down For E3

AwesomeCast 202: Turn Down for E3This week on Awesomecast 202, we talk the latest and most awesome things going on in the world of technology, including:

  • A Cocoon backpack review from Chichilla.
  • An app that will let you see the full Lemans race.
  • LeRoy Jenkins and a ‘‘Turn Down For What’’ button.
  • Google Maps giving you alternate routes.
  • E3 coverage: The games talked about, what disappointed Chichilla, the release date debate, Project Morpheus, the use of the word exclusive, the laser tech used to replicate a race track, Nintendo Amiibo, level editing in Mario Bros., Anthony Walker explaining why Nintendo did not win E3 and more!
  • News about streaming content.
  • A Back to the Future replica.

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), John Chichilla (@chilla), Frank Chynoweth (@FuzzWad) and Anthony Walker (@chachisays).

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