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Cable Cutters 2.0 | FULL EPISODE | #8505/16/15
We're helping build the Drone Nation, learning about a new Apple Watch competitor, and testing out the HTC One M9, Motorola Moto G, and NYNE Aqua. Plus, get a computer for only $9! Segment 1: Going Hands Free Autonomous cars will make us safer, right?...
Going Hands Free | SEGMENT 1 | #85
Autonomous cars will make us safer, right? We crunch the numbers: 20 autonomous cars on the move, 1,000,007 road miles, six years, and only 11 minor fender benders according to Chris Urmson, Director of Google's Self-Driving Car Project. Will you let...
Mini Drones & XL Cuffs | SEGMENT 2 | #85
Want to fly a drone? Hope you're a bookworm! Jason's (@JasonTypesWords) excitement waned after delving head first into a thick instruction manual. That's why he's so excited about this week's giveaway of two user-friendly drones. Then, we begin our...
Rufus Cuff | SEGMENT 3 | #85
Look out Apple Watch, here comes the Rufus Cuff! Rufus Labs (@RufusLabs) CEO and Co-Founder, Gabe Grifoni, says ditch the glorified notification center and opt for a mini tablet on your wrist instead.
Next-Gen Wearables | SEGMENT 4 | #85
Will your phone, wallet, and keys be replaced by a wearable tablet? We predict the next generation of cord-cutters is coming soon. Rufus Labs (@RufusLabs) CEO and Co-Founder, Gabe Grifoni, recalls the evolution of the Rufus Cuff and talks next steps.
Click You! | SEGMENT 5 | #85
Have you heard of Meh.com? Jason fills us in on the snarky website with stellar deals, funky forums, and the mantra of "meh."
HTC One M9 Trial | SEGMENT 6 | #85
Gregg describes the HTC One M9 as solid, but is it the best choice for Android users? We debate the validity of a home button, compare user interfaces, and celebrate HTC's Uh Oh Protection.
NYNE Aqua Reviewed | SEGMENT 7 | #85
The NYNE Aqua Bluetooth enabled speaker is a veritable floating party. We talk specs with NYNE Multimedia (@NYNEAudio) President, Arman Arami, and get Jason's real-world test review.
DJ H2O | SEGMENT 8 | #85
Planning a pool party or river float? Keep the tunes coming with the NYNE Aqua, a fully waterproofed speaker with commendable bass! From battery life to an inspired design, we get the lowdown on the NYNE Aqua from Arman Arami.
Vacuums and Headphones | SEGMENT 9 | #85
It sucks... in a good way! Gregg (@GreggStebben) reviews the Ureka Brushroll Clean Vacuum with SuctionSeal Technology. Can it compete with the Cadillac of vacuums, Dyson? Then, find out why Jason is drooling over his sumptuous Grain Audio OEHP solid...
IP Ownership | SEGMENT 10 | #85
Who owns what a student creates while at university? Presently, universities claim 75-100% of equity and royalty share on what students create. We talk with a man on the front lines of the Student IP Movement, Caleb Carr (@students4_IP).
TextNow | SEGMENT 11 | #85
Our #TeenTechTester, Graham Hill, is saying goodbye to a costly cellphone plan and embracing TextNow wireless service with the insanely affordable Motorola Moto G phone. If you're on a tight budget, you don't want to miss this segment!
C.H.I.P | SEGMENT 12 | #85
Meet C.H.I.P, the $9 computer. Find out why our Teen Tech Tester, Graham Hill, is busting out his wallet for the ultra-small computer with built in WiFi and Bluetooth.
Collision Conference | FULL EPISODE | #84
Gregg recently attended the Collision Conference (no, this is not a car shop body work conference), and got to interview a wide array of people from a huge pool of start up companies. Listen in as the Collision Conference has something for anyone...
Great Place to Grow | SEGMENT 1 | #84
The Collision Conference is one of the best places for up and coming entrepreneurs and tech groups. Gregg brings us live coverage from the event.
Homing In | SEGMENT 2 | #84
Homing In is taking a qualitative rather than a quantitative approach to pricing in the housing market. Founder Todd Miller explains how they get their estimates and why you should trust them over competitor sites like Zillow.
Social Media Renaissance | SEGMENT 3 | #84
In a world dominated by brevity and thought-bereft 'tweets', there is one shinning light of hope: Lettrs.com. Content Director Zaki Bernoussi explains how their platform encourages longer, more thought out messages or posts.
Rocket Science | SEGMENT 4 | #84
Rockets aren't something we generally think of as recoverable, once they are fired the rocket is done. Well, Deepak Atyam and Tri D Dynamics have created a lightweight 3D-printed rocket engine and aim to be the first team to ever successfully launch...
Auto-Drone Camera | SEGMENT 5 | #84
Ever wanted your own personal flying camera man to record your outdoor activities? AirDog CEO, Edgars Rozentals, tells us about their new drone that tracks and follows your location automatically without a remote pilot.
Make Connections | SEGMENT 6 | #84
The benefits of going to an event like Collision Conference are massive for a start-up company or even just to gleam life experience. Gregg shares his thoughts on the expo and realizes how it helps people make strong business connections.
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