AC213

AwesomeCast 213: 2 Fish, 1 Tank

AC213This week on Awesomecast 213, we talk awesome things in technology, including:

  • Our awesome things of the week: A suit to stand in a firework display - 3:30
  • TiVo for cord cutters, finding ways to get away from cable - 6:00
  • Mother-in-laws who can fix iPhones. -20:30
  • GoogleGlass issues. – 22:40
  • App of the week: From Instagram, Hyperlapse. – 25:50
  • Another app, called Humin. – 33:00
  • Uber and Lyft’s competition. – 42:35
  • The Sounds of Streetview. – 50:00
  • Showtime goes to AppleTV. – 52:15
  • Amazon buying Twitch.  We’re using it to watch fish play Street Fighter 2 – 55:06
  • New stuff from Scarehouse : http://youtu.be/oHn2cDstrj8out - 1:01:00
  • Some news about what is coming up next in the world of technology.

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) , John Chichilla (@chilla) John Chamberlin (@yajagoff) 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!

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AwesomeCast 212: Commercial Weeds

AC212This week on Awesomecast 212, we talk awesome things in technology, including:

 

  • An app that can help you with your to-do list; Timeful. – 2:40
  • A roku built right into a TV. – 5:15
  • The WWE Supercard app. – 10:20
  • The Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS. – 15:15
  • A replacement for turntable.fm… plug.dj! – 26:30
  • HP building a $199 Windows laptop. – 31:20
  • A discussion on the usefulness of a laptop like that.
  • Google releasing another app for iOS; the Photo Sphere Camera. – 37:15
  • The role of social media in the situation in Ferguson. – 45:40
  • Changes to Facebook Likes and what information gets filtered on social media. – 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: John Chichilla (@chilla), Cynthia Closkey (@cynthiacloskey) 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!

AC211

AwesomeCast 211: Ebay Taskrabbit

AC211This week on Awesomecast 211, we talk awesome things in technology, including:


  • Microsoft GoPro news. 3:00
  • Xbox One updates. 16:00
  • Sorg wondering if he should get PlayStation TV.
  • A Kickstarter for a Night Trap remake. 26:00
  • Google helping with a new project that links under the sea fiber from the US to Japan. 32:30
  • The Foursquare 8.0/Swarm apps. 36:10
  • Discussion on apps that overlap with other programs.
  • A new USB cord. 49:30
  • Amazon Prime expanding.  54:45

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.com for more entertainment; and view us livestreaming Tuesdays at 6:30 PM EST!

AC210

AwesomeCast 210: No Time For Potato Salad

potato salad kickstarterThis week on Awesomecast 210, we talk awesome things in technology, including:

 

  • The death of justin.tv!
  • The Electric Objects picture frame Kickstarter.
  • Another Kickstarter, for potato salad!
  • The Cloud replaced by my butt?
  • The isamjackson app.
  • Sorg’s experience with OS X Beta.
  • 45 drives from Backblaze.
  • Yelp! reviews lead to big fines.
  • Car technology that allows you to keep your eyes on the road.

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) and special guest Walt Ribeiro (@waltribeiro) from ForOrchestra.com.

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

AC209

AwesomeCast 209: Juggalo Tech

Juggalo Tech - Gathering of the JuggalosThis week on Awesomecast 209, we talk awesome things in technology, including:

 

  • A Clamcase for the iPad. – 1:30
  • A Verbatim battery charger. – 10:00
  • Protective iPhone gear for rain and moshpits. – 14:30
  • Communication at The Gathering of the Juggalos. – 24:00
  • The tech behind whip-its. – 29:30
  • The social network for emojis, Emojli! – 38:00
  • The Hilton letting you use your phone as a hotel key. – 44:00
  • Facebook Messenger news. – 48:50
  • OS X Beta Program. – 54:30
  • A tip for Verizon FIOS owners. – 1:00:00

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), Katie Dudas (@kdudders) 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!

AC208

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!

 

AC207

AwesomeCast 207: Nebraska and Coolers

AC207This week on Awesomecast 207, we talk the latest and most awesome things going on in the world of technology, including:

  • Apple and IBM teaming up!
  • Net neutrality with the FCC.
  • The ingress game.
  • Nebraska and their broadband.
  • Privatizing link tweets.
  • Hi-tech coolers.
  • MindRDR and what it does.
  • A Flappybird like game for GoogleGlass.
  • Home 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: Mike Pound (@unclecrappy), John Chichilla (@chilla) 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!

AC206

AwesomeCast 206: Bedazzled Glass

AC206This week on Awesomecast 206, we talk the latest and most awesome things going on in the world of technology, including:

  •  Cindy talkes about www.calendly.com and how it changes her meeting making
  • Dudders talks about Dubai’s Mall of the World
  • Sorg discusses his zip tie Google Glass mod to make it more usable, and Explore the Stars on Glass.
  • We check in with our final interview from Alphalab Grea with Lifeshel
  • We discuss Mayor Bill Peduto’s big data and technology upgrades for the city of Pittsburgh

 
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, @lifeshel

Follow this awesome cast on Twitter: @awesomecast, Mike Sorg (@sorgatron), Katie Dudas (@kdudders) and Cynthia Closkey (@cynthiacloskey)

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

AC205

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

AC204

AwesomeCast 204: Android Licorice Twizzler

androidwear at google ioThis week on Awesomecast 204, we talk the latest and most awesome things going on in the world of technology, including:

 


 

  • Our awesome things of the week in technology; a connector AJ got at a conference and the app Swarm.
  • Discussion on tech drones with Katie Dudas and Dick Zhang of IDENTIFIED Tech.
  • Discussion on Google IO including: Chrome tracking, Android L, the lock screen, car features, battery life, notifications, wearable tech, TV and more!

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), AJ Kuftic (@ajkuftic) and Katie Dudas (@kdudders).

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