Monthly Archive: September 2011

Hangout Tech Guy #1: Now the Bad Ass Bearded Tech Guy 0

Hangout Tech Guy #1: Now the Bad Ass Bearded Tech Guy

Jeffrey Powers is the Hangout Tech Guy – a Livestream event on Google Hangouts Friday afternoons. People come on and talk.

Day in Tech History PreCap – October 3-9 0

Day in Tech History PreCap – October 3-9

Day in Tech History PreCap – a video rundown of what is happening in technology history for October 3rd through the 9th.

Help Keep the Day in Technology History Podcast Going – Kickstarter Project 0

Help Keep the Day in Technology History Podcast Going – Kickstarter Project

One of the shows I create has been a labor of love. For the last 5 years, I have been putting together a timeline of technology history on posting on first a weekly, then daily basis. The Day in Tech History was first called the “Week in Tech History” when started in January of 2008. In August, I knew it needed to move to a daily show. Since then, I have recorded 7 days a week – 365 days a year going into it’s fourth season. The show had many great sponsors that have helped the Day in Tech History keep running. However – especially in the last year – Sponsors have been spotty. Besides, I never liked putting sponsors in the middle of a show – however, the cost of living pretty much told me I needed to do this. But then I had a revelation. Actually,...

Geek Smack! #201: HP, Yahoo! Change CEO. What Direction Should they Go from Here? 0

Geek Smack! #201: HP, Yahoo! Change CEO. What Direction Should they Go from Here?

www.thegeeksmack.com – Weekly Show of Technology news and Geek news. This week – What direction should HP take with Meg Whitman? Where should Yahoo go from here?

OTT #13: Glenn Beck, Disney on Roku, Apple TV Set 0

OTT #13: Glenn Beck, Disney on Roku, Apple TV Set

Show about Over the Top Television – Discussion on Google Hangout with various guests. This week, Apple TV Set? Glenn Beck on Roku? Disney, Netflix strike deals.

Card Flick: Customizable Virtual Business Cards  – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF 0

Card Flick: Customizable Virtual Business Cards – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF

Jeffrey Powers talks withDevon about Card Flick – a way to make your business card more virtual and up to date.

AirPay: make Payments Over Mobile Using QR codes – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF 0

AirPay: make Payments Over Mobile Using QR codes – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF

Jeffrey Powers talks with Eric on AirPay – a way to use QR codes to bring an item to your mobile device and pay for.

PicDish for Foodies: See Food as it’s Prepared, Eaten – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF 0

PicDish for Foodies: See Food as it’s Prepared, Eaten – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF

Adria Richards talks with Syed about a website that focuses on the creation of the food, not the description.

JudgeSocial: Get Legal Help through Community – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF 2

JudgeSocial: Get Legal Help through Community – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF

Jeffrey Powers talks with Dave at JudgeSocial – a website that bands people together for class action lawsuits

GiveEmThis: Using Social Media to Find Your Perfect Gift – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF 0

GiveEmThis: Using Social Media to Find Your Perfect Gift – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF

Adria Richards talks with Zach about Give Em This – a way to find the right gift for someone using Social networking

Viewbix: Make Video More Interactive – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 0

Viewbix: Make Video More Interactive – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011

Jeffrey Powers talks with Johnathan Stefansky about Viewbix – a video enclosure that promotes engagement.

VidCaster: Video CMS Hosting Platform – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF 0

VidCaster: Video CMS Hosting Platform – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF

Jeffrey Powers talks with Ray Pawulich about VidCaster – a CMS for video producers.

LaunchRock: Launch A Product with Audience – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF 1

LaunchRock: Launch A Product with Audience – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF

Adria Richards talks with Jameson from Launchrock – a company that figures out the best marketing for a new brand.

Snapette: Geo-Locate Trending Fashion – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF 0

Snapette: Geo-Locate Trending Fashion – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF

Adria Richards talks with Sarah from Snapette: a place where you can find the trending clothing anywhere in the world.

GoInstant: Share Web Browser Experiences Together – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF 0

GoInstant: Share Web Browser Experiences Together – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF

Adria Richards talks with GoInstant – software that can share a browser session with another computer

Ford, Bug Labs Team Up for In-Car Modular System – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF 0

Ford, Bug Labs Team Up for In-Car Modular System – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF

Jeffrey Powers talks with Peter Semmelhack was with K Venkatesh Prasad to find out how Bug Labs and Ford are working together

BAMM.tv: Chris Hansen Talks Independent Music – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF 0

BAMM.tv: Chris Hansen Talks Independent Music – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF

Jeffrey Powers talks with Chris Hansen from BAMM.tv about how independent artists can get their music out there.

Netflix Adds Qwikster – But Should They have Researched the Name a Bit Better? 1

Netflix Adds Qwikster – But Should They have Researched the Name a Bit Better?

While Qwikster is not a name that screams DVD rentals, is it a good name to have? Is it a sign Netflix doesn’t have a handle on their company?

OTT #12: Leo Laporte Talks Building TWiT Brick House 0

OTT #12: Leo Laporte Talks Building TWiT Brick House

Show about Over the Top Television – Jeffrey Powers talks with Leo Laporte of TWiT about the building of the TWiT Brick House.

Quixey: Search Engine for Applications – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF 0

Quixey: Search Engine for Applications – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 SF

Jeffrey Powers talks with Julia from Quixey about how they power the search for application stores

Betterworks: Reward Your Staff – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 0

Betterworks: Reward Your Staff – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011

Adria Richards talks with Paige Craig on Betterworks – Helping companies Give better employee perks.

Kodesk: Lease Out Empty Office Desks – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 0

Kodesk: Lease Out Empty Office Desks – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011

Adria Richards talks with Sebastian from Kodesk about how to rent a desk from a company

Eoin McMillian from Picture.ly at the Hackathon – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 0

Eoin McMillian from Picture.ly at the Hackathon – TechCrunch Disrupt 2011

Jeffrey Powers talks with Asaf from Fanzilla. We talk about how you can turn your Facebook page into a full fledged Fan Page with interactivity.

vCita – Turn “Contact Me” to “Connect with Me Now” 0

vCita – Turn “Contact Me” to “Connect with Me Now”

Jeffrey Powers talks with Ran from vCita – a way to get people to turn your contacts into meetings.

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