Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Hope you had an awesome Easter weekend. The temperatures took a swift kick and spring all of a sudden was here. Bought a firepit to enjoy in the backyard – along with some new found bicycling trails around the area here. Catching up on everything – the NAB videos are starting to wrap as I have some new products to review. TWIGG was a laid back show last night as we talked news of Google Glass. Hotline – 608-205-4378 – geekazine (at) gmail.com Download the audio version Subscribe to the podcast via: iTunes – Stitcher – YouTube You can catch me on Twitter @geekazine – Facebook Group – About.Me Other shows: Day in Tech History – Geekazine Special Media Feed – iPad365 – This Week in Google Glass Geek Smack: The Mobile Payment. Is it Safer Than a Credit Card? In the...
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Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS The first snow of the season hit Madison Monday. I actually had to break the shovel out – and Google Glass. Since the update to Google Hangouts, I thought I would try TWIGG as a hangout so you can watch live. Man – the problems I had with that… I am now a Helpouts mentor – Get help with Podcasting and Wirecast. Finally, want to take a moment to shout out to my Aunt Pat and Uncle Ed who both passed away in the last couple weeks. Hotline – 608-205-4378 – geekazine (at) gmail.com Download the audio version Subscribe to the podcast via: iTunes – TechPodcasts – Stitcher You can catch me on Twitter @geekazine – Facebook Group – About.Me Other shows: Day in Tech History – Geekazine Special Media Feed – iPad365 Geek Smack! episode 283 Tech News:
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSA couple years back at CES, we saw bone conductive speakers for the first time. It was pretty awesome to not have to shove headphones in your ears – Just put in on a bone and you can hear the music in your head. Aftershokz has taken bone Conduction further. They have a commercial headset, which uses the same technology that military Special Ops teams depend upon. It is actually illegal to have headphones in your ears while driving. With Aftershokz, you can become compliant with your headset. Aftershokz require the headset be charged (USB charging adaptor included). Once ready, plug the headset in and turn it on. Prices start at $59.95 Interview by Courtney Wallin of SDRNews for the TechPodcast Network. [cessponsor]
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSMost of us are starting to have a mixed environment. The fact that more Macs enter into a home means that households will most likely have both a PC and Mac, which they use in abundance. That is where J5Create is stepping in. Those Apple users know about this company, as they announce a new product, called the Wormhole Station. This J5 Wormhole Station – combined with a Wormhole cable – makes a mini KM (keyboard and mouse) switch. This allows the user to control a Mac, and a PC. The Wormhole station moves files seamlessly from one computer to the other. JUC100 J5 Create Wormhole KM Switch on Amazon A great feature of the Wormhole station – is a setting, which if you move the mouse cursor off one side of Mac screen, it transfers the cursor to the PC screen. The J5 Wormhole...
CES Keynotes from Microsoft, eBay, Ford, Xerox and more. We look at the CES innovation awards from Lytro, Sony, Basis Band and more.
Well, it’s been on my mind for the last few weeks. On October 1st, I pulled the switch and the Day in Tech History Podcast has officially moved to it’s own website. Now found at www.dayintechhistory.com – The move means a lot of new additions and opportunities. The first idea is I can move this past podcasts. Two weeks ago I started the Pre-Cap, which is a roundup of the Tech History you will hear about during the week. This has a Share-Alike attribution, which means you can take this video and incorporate it into your videos as a segment. Secondly, I can bring on more bloggers that want to talk about historical events in technology history. We can also bring in video, pictures and more into their own categories – making this a fully rounded website. No Changes Necessary to the Day in Tech History for you!...
About a year ago, Citrix asked Geekazine to switch over to GotoAssist for their campaign. It fit in what we were doing over here. However, they asked us if we could switch back to GotoMeeting, and we were very happy to oblige. After all, they all are awesome programs. GotoMeeting is the best at online meetings. For Mac or PC and even for the iPad, GotoMeeting is what Geekazine chooses for online meetings. We use it for TechPodcasts and the monthly TPN Roundtable. Of course, supporting GTM means you are supporting Geekazine. I appreciate that. The best part is we are increasing the free trial to 45 Days! Visit gotomeeting.com, click the try it free button and don’t forget to use promo code: Podcast. Welcome back, GotoMeeting!
The Following page is all the pictures at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) for 2010. Todd Cochrane, Andy McCaskey and myself were joined by a cast of 6. The following is the week in pictures. There are also a lot of pictures over at the TechPodcasts Flickr account
On August 9th from 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM CST, we will have the live event called “Podcast Carnivale“. During this event, we will talk to tech podcasters about different items. At 3 PM CST – Andy, Todd and Techpodcasts Network will hold a special TPN Roundtable. Finally, at 6 PM CST – we will be giving away all the prizes in the Summer of Podcasts contest. If you would like to participate, all you have to do is let me know and I will sign you up. geekazine at gmail dot com. Event: Podcast Carnivale Why: Event to talk with Tech Podcasters, giveaways and more. When: August 9th from 12:00 to 18:00 (6 PM) CST Who: All that entered in the Summer of Podcasts Contest Special: TPN Roundtable at 3 PM CST Special: Drawing for “Summer of Podcasts” Contest at 6 PM CST
Busy Week Thanks for coming to the site. We had another great week – busy week. It was a lot of fun and really productive. Post – HPTF Of course, we went to Vegas the week before to cover the HP Technology Forum Expo. Andy McCaskey, Kara Karsten and myself were working hard with interviews, product reviews and more. This week was planning to get some of the videos out to you. So far, we’ve posted the HP POD video on Friday and have a lot more coming soon. Summer of Podcasts – Podcast Carnivale This is what really took up the majority of the week. The last month I have been working hard in getting prizes together. Now it’s time to put a contest together. That is where the Summer of Podcasts comes in. Each week, Podcasters will be giving out codewords during their shows. We will...
Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSLast week in this place. I ate a lot of Brats this last weekend. Goodbye to friend ‘Supergirl’. Show Prep on Google Docs. Still need an iPhone App developer. Take the Geekazine Podcast Survey Try GoToAssist free for 30 days – No CC needed: GoToAssist.com/techpodcasts. Put Your Financials into order – Edward Jones All Show Notes are also on http://delicious.com/geekazine/88 Hotline – 608-205-4378 – geekazine (at) gmail.com Download the show Subscribe: Zune – iTunes – TechPodcasts – Blubrry – Stitcher I – S.U.N. (Straight Up News) Lenovo S12 on ION Kumo or Bing – Microsoft in a transition The 10 TB Disc – All your music and movies on a DVD Win 7 Netbook Strategy Rethought iPhone Painting on cover of New Yorker Hulu LIVE – Dave Matthews Concert is the first Aneesh Chopra CTO – Senate approves Apple Accepts Eucalyptus –...
Saturday March 21, 2009 – 4pm Eastern – 1pm Pacific We have three presentations * United Plastics – Soundproofing the Home Theater and Podcast Studio * OReilly Technical School – Online Certification Programs thru University of Illinois * Geekazine Podcast – Jeff Powers Secrets of Microphone Placement and EQ Free TV : Ustream
If there was one thing that rang true this year at CES, it was you don’t need a bulky setup to make a presentation. Data on a smartphone connected to a handheld projector could get your point across in a matter of minutes. All you need is a strong battery. This time we talk with 3M and their work with the technology. It was the first stop in the Main hall. Todd Cochrane gets a demonstration on how 3M does PICO projectors and what is in store. Save 10% on your Godaddy.com order using Promo Code ‘Pod125’ Visit Rawvoiceoffers.com and use the Promo code ‘3M PICO’ for more info.
Computer Slow? Need a Tune-up? Well Andy McCaskey talks with Julia from IOLO about how to clean up your computer so you can get more use from your machine. Save 10% on your Godaddy.com order using Promo Code ‘Pod125’ Visit Rawvoiceoffers.com and use the Promo code ‘MECHANIC’ for more info.
Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSMonster Trucks – Customer Service – SPAM and Windows 7 – FAWM – CES Video Schedule If you like the CES Coverage, please support the site. Use Pod125 at GoDaddy.com Try GoToMeeting free for 30 days – No CC needed: GoToMeeting.com/techpodcasts. Get IT Certified – Careersaver.com – 25% off with Code “Geek08” 877-654-2265 Get your Future in Order – Edward Jones All Show Notes are also on Delicious Hotline – 608-205-4378 – geekazine (at) gmail.com
Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSA Historic Moment – RoundTable – CES Video postings – Ubuntu reload – If you liked the CES Coverage, please support the site and get a Domain at the same time. Use Pod125 at GoDaddy.com Try GoToMeeting free for 30 days – No CC needed: GoToMeeting.com/techpodcasts. Get IT Certified – Careersaver.com – 25% off with Code “Geek08” 877-654-2265 All Show Notes are also on Delicious
How would you like to pump data from one source to multiple receivers? How would you like to do it and receive zero latency from it? How would you like to see this from a wireless perspective? Andy McCaskey talked with the folks at Cavium Networks to discuss their technology for wireless HD viewing and multi-casting – ultimately eliminating the wires to go from your Blu-ray to your HDTV. Most importantly: Do all this with zero latency and high quality picture. Save 10% on your Godaddy.com order using Promo Code "Pod125" VisitRawvoiceoffers.com and use the Promo code "Cavium" for more info.
Todd Cochrane interviews Matt at CES Unveiled about Sure products and Sure Microphones. Included was: Sure SE-115 Single Driver Earphone 2nd Generation Dynamic MicroDrivers Integrated Mic and 3-Button Remote Multiple Eartips Carrying Case Included Shure USB Microphone X2U (Zero Latency Monitoring) $129.00 XLR to USB Adapter Supplies +48V Phantom Power 1/8″ (3.5mm) Headphone Output Microphone Level Adjustment Tri-Color Peak Indicato Shure PG42 USB (Vocals) and Sure PG27 (Instruments) -15dB Pad Voice-Tailored Frequency Response Cardioid Polar Pattern Also, Jeffrey plays with the PG27 and PG42 mics at CES itself on the Backchannel:
Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS…For 2008 that is… Finally feeling Normal – Las Vegas – New Years – More Panelists on the LIVE Show Try GoToMeeting free for 30 days – No CC needed: GoToMeeting.com/techpodcasts. Get IT Certified – Careersaver.com – 25% off with Code “Geek08” 877-654-2265 All Show Notes are also on Delicious
Wow. It was about a year ago I asked for people to send in thoughts as to what to expect in 2008. I also made some Technology predictions. But the real question was – How far off was I? This is actually part 1 of a 2-part story. This first part reviews the predictions I made last year and how far off I was. Part 2 will have this years predictions, including predictions from CEO’s CTO’s TechPodcasters and even a Psychic. So without any further ado, let’s pick apart my idiocy from last year: OLPC will have some growing pains. The first part of OLPC will be the easiest. Maintaining the machines will be the trick. Microsoft coming onboard will muddy the water, but they might be able to do things like offer a better support network to third world countries.
Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSHTML clipboardPlugged Ears – 24 Hour Podcast – CES – More Snow – New Blog – A little annoyed with iTunes – Site move to 2.7 Give to the Salvation Army Try GoToMeeting free for 30 days – No CC needed: GoToMeeting.com/techpodcasts. Get IT Certified – Careersaver.com – 10% off with Code “Geek08” 877-654-2265 Find all Bookmarks on Delicious Hotline – 608-205-4378 – geekazine (at) gmail.com Download the show Subscribe: Zune – iTunes – TechPodcasts – Blubrry
Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSStill ill – SNOW! – CES issues – Last weeks Show Apology – ATI cards not that great. Try GoToMeeting free for 30 days – No CC needed: GoToMeeting.com/techpodcasts. Get IT Certified – Careersaver.com – 25% off with Code “Geekazine” 877-654-2265 Give to the Salvation Army All Show Notes are also on Delicious
Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS*Have to apologize, I think I was a little too close to the mic and some distortion occured during the show. I listened through and sounds decent so I decided to publish. Let me know if unlistenable and I’ll re-do. Sick week – Turkey Day – Video – New LIVE Show Format – uStream weigh in. Try GoToMeeting free for 30 days – No CC needed: GoToMeeting.com/techpodcasts. Get IT Certified – Careersaver.com – 10% off with Code “Geekazine” 877-654-2265 Give to the Salvation Army All Show Notes are also on Delicious
Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSAnother New Video Camera – CES with TechPodcasts – Thoughts to Geek News Central Try GoToMeeting free for 30 days – No CC needed: GoToMeeting.com/techpodcasts. Get IT Certified – Careersaver.com – 10% off with Code “Geekazine” 877-654-2265 Give to the Salvation Army
Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSBrought to you by Gotomeeting. Go to Gotomeeting.com/techpodcasts for an Unlimited free trial. On November 20th. 2000, Intel introduced their newest line, and Seventh generation of Pentium core processors. Code named “Willamette”, it became the Pentium 4 processor upon launch. The first processors were in speeds of 1.4 and 1.5 GHz and a new technology called “NetBurst”, which was suppose to carry processors to 10 GHz, until they found an issue that made the processor plateau at 4 GHz. The processor had it’s problems – transistor power leakages and cooling issues. However the processor has been used in machines up until 2008 when it retired at 3.8 GHz. Add in Hyperthreading and the system could run more efficiantly. Other notes of the week – Windows 1.0 debuts, the first experiments of the transistor is run, the first Sunday Comics section is printed...