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AwesomeCast 410: Like Laser Tag, But With Zombies

This week’s episode brought to you by  ScareHouse, Slice on Broadway, and Alex Kahrs Design & Media!
Christopher Whitlatch joins Sorg in studio while Chilla is remote from Studio C to talk this week in tech.  This week’s topics include:

  • Apparently Sorg is a Life Model Decoy (LMD)?
  • Whitlatch is showing off some cool tech he’s using for ZTag.
  • Chris is sharing how important tech games are for his local community.
  • Chilla is enthralled by this magic Whitlatch is bringing to the show this week.
  • Sorg was in Cleveland and had a chance to check out the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame – which is where he found his Awesome Thing of the Week.
  • Chilla’s Awesome Thing of the Week is an AI media search through Microsoft OneDrive.
  • Companies are trying to bypass the app store.
  • Fortnite is trying to use dance moves as its two-factor authentication process.
  • Sometimes having that bigger name behind you helps build your audience because they are already trusted names in the greater community.
  • Golden Eye creators have ruled Oddjob as cheating.
  • We’re talking some Honda Sensing.
  • Sorg has been doing some quick video and edits – directly from his iPhone.
  • Want to see the world super up close? There’s a foot-long camera lens to help you out with that.
  • Microsoft is offering a subscription for Xbox.
  • Microsoft and Sony are working together on gaming experiences.
  • Chilla has a new Blue microphone he’s excited about.
  • We’re living in 1995 – thanks to an app that allows you to download and install a version of Windows 95.

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Awesomecast 263: Awesome Things Across the Millennia

Windows 95This week on Awesomecast 263, we talk awesome things in technology, including:

  • Sorg’s Awesome Thing of the Week is hitting up chat roulette with a live-action zombie shooter!
  • Chachi is playing catch-up this week. He’s been out of touch for the Little League World Series. For once, you can tell HIM what’s new.
  • Want to check out the chat roulette zombie game?
  • Awesome Thing of the Week Chilla edition: iPhone as a DSLR with the D X O – one
  • Our guest PGHPodcast’s Awesome Thing of the Week is Blackberry! Blackberry is going to make a comeback, no seriously
  • Chilla thinks there’s enough pent-up demand for a QWERTY keyboard. So much that there is an overlay. (And why Blackberry is a thing.)
  • Chachi is crossing the streams with Insert Coin to Begin with his Awesome Thing of the Week discussion of WiiU. Bottom line: Give Nintendo your money.
  • Next to the WiiU, Chachi is talking about his new Chrome Book.
  • The App of the Week is Giphy Cam. They want to be the Instagram of GIFs. And, they’re awesome!
  • We’re finding out Chachi has spent a lot of money lately. In addition to the WiiU and Chrome Book, he’s talking about Soda Stream!
  • Happy Birthday Windows 95! One more year and you’ll be legal to drink. 20 Years of Windows 95!
  • Sorg is remembering his Windows 95 ICP theme and its amazing sounds.
  • Google has a shiny new router to fix complicated wifi. And, it’s only $200!
  • Encarta 98 Mindmaze is a thing we’re discussing #AwesomeThingsAcrossTheMillennia

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

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