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