Popular Technology Radio
Take Control of the Web | FULL SHOW | #9808/29/15
The internet can be a scary and irritating place. From ad-blockers to cyber-security, we recommend products and services that will help you take control of your online experience starting now! Segment 1: Gregg Gets Tubular Aloha! Our very own Gregg...
Gregg Gets Tubular | SEGMENT 1 | #98
Aloha! Our very own Gregg Stebben (@GreggStebben) will be taking part in the 2015 Duke's OceanFest Surfing Challenge in Hawaii. Gregg describes the legendary surf event.
Protect Your Privacy | SEGMENT 2 | #98
Have you ever used a public WiFi? Your cyber security is at risk! Keezel, now on Indiegogo, is a small device that protects your online privacy wherever you go. Aike M?ller (@themuli) tells us more.
Keezel to Keezel | SEGMENT 3 | #98
Safely access your home files and media streaming services anywhere in the world. Aike M?ller (@themuli) shares the beneficial features of the Keezel including Peer-to-Peer VPN, ability to alter your virtual location, and a powerful battery to charge...
Mission to Mars? | SEGMENT 4 | #98
Matt Damon is stuck in space, again! The new Ridley Scott film adaptation, "The Martian", is set to release in October, and it has space exploration buffs buzzing. We ask NASA (@NASA) Jet Propulsion Labs Solar System Ambassador, Matt Funke...
Space Submarine | SEGMENT 5 | #98
What would it take to explore Jupiter's moon, Europa? How about Saturn's moon, Titan? NASA's Matt Funke (@TurnLeftAtMars) discusses the possibility of sending a submarine though space to explore galactic oceans.
Better than Perfect | SEGMENT 6 | #98
The Tesla Model S has shattered the Consumer Reports rating scale scoring a 103 out of a possible 100. This gives Gregg Stebben (@GreggStebben) the confidence to announce; if he's going to space, he's flying Tesla.
Consumer v. Advertiser | SEGMENT 7 | #98
Internet ads can be irritating, but are they a necessary evil? Gregg Stebben (@GreggStebben) and Kim Garretson (@KimGarretson) square off on the legitimacy of ad-blockers: consumer right or unjust marketing handicap?
Integrated Marketing | SEGMENT 8 | #98
Ads suck, most of the time. Kim Garretson (@KimGarretson) advocates for brands like TrackIf.com that are making their marketing dollars count with consumer-friendly, helpful ads. Learn how.
Managing E-Mail | SEGMENT 9 | #98
Is your inbox bogged down by superfluous e-mail subscriptions? Unsubscribe from hundreds of lists in just a few minutes with Unroll.me. Kim Garretson (@KimGarretson) sings the praises of this innovative and free web solution.
Attention Photogs! | SEGMENT 10 | #98
Become a pro smartphone photographer. It may seem like a contradiction, but the folks at Light are aiming to create a smartphone with the same camera quality of a $2,000 DSLR. Kim Garretson (@KimGarretson) fills us in.
ParentBlocked | SEGMENT 11 | #98
Teenagers are on their smartphones like white on rice, but sometimes it's pertinent to make them disconnect. Now you can remotely control your child's Android device anywhere, anytime to ensure responsible phone usage when it matters most: in school,...
Ditch the Junk (E-Mail) | SEGMENT 12 | #98
Following an enlightening interview with Kim Garretson, Gregg Stebben (@GreggStebben) and Jason Masters (@JasonTypesWords) are taking advantage of Unroll.me while recording the show--They're THAT excited! Will you also go on an e-mail cleanse?
Dumb Cheaters, Smart Tech | FULL SHOW | #97
Ashley Madison users are already doing damage control, but are they prepared for a full blown cyber attack? LaunchKey's Yo Sub Kwan puts cheaters on notice. Plus, we join in on the Amazon work culture debate with Kim Garretson, catch up on smart home...
Ashley Madison Hack | SEGMENT 1 | #97
Gregg Stebben (@GreggStebben) reveals the pop-culture moment that inspired Ashley Madison... maybe. Then, LaunchKey (@LaunchKey) Co-founder, Yo Sub Kawn (@jchysk), says large data breaches happen every day!
Cheaters on Notice | SEGMENT 2 | #97
Bad news Ashley Madison users; the recent hack isn't just disastrous for your marriage; all of your online accounts are at risk. LaunchKey (@LaunchKey) Co-founder, Yo Sub Kawn (@jchysk), explains.
Password Please | SEGMENT 3 | #97
Do you use the same password for multiple internet accounts? It's a poor practice many of us are guilty of. Gregg Stebben (@GreggStebben) offers a simple solution to fortify your cyber security.
Employer from Hell? | SEGMENT 4 | #97
Amazon is catching heat for what some are calling an "inhuman" workplace culture. Is it all being blown out of proportion? LivingHome.com Founder, Kim Garretson (@KimGarretson) sounds off.
Internet Kingpin | SEGMENT 5 | #97
Amazon was built on providing excellent customer service for the lowest possible price. The frugality that allowed the internet-based company to achieve retail juggernaut status may also be to blame for high employee turnover and dissatisfaction. We...
Customer Clout | SEGMENT 6 | #97
We compare and contrast two giants of technology, Amazon's Jeff Bezos and Apple's Steve Jobs. Both leaders created outrageously prosperous ventures, but is the methodology of one better than the other?
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