Carghomatic's Jonathan Kessler explains the "Uber...05/21/15
In this excerpt from the live #TalkingTech podcast, Cargomatic co-founder Jonathan Kessler explains how his company helps truckers fill their rigs with extra shipments for $$$ via his Cargomatic app.
Turning your iPad into a mini-production studio--the...
David Basulto, the inventor of the iOgrapher is our guest on TalkingTech. His gizmo is a case for the iPad or iPhone to bring high-end filmmaking techniques to mobile devices, to steady the image, add accessory lenses and lighting gear. Also on the...
Talking Astrophotography with Brian Valente
Photographer Brian Valente talks about how to take your camera into dark skies to document the stars above with astro-photography. Valente, co-founder of RedRock Micro, a firm that makes rigs for DSLR videomaking, also talks about the best time of the...
Is Airbnb doomed? L.A. city bans vacation rentals.
An L.A. city with sky-high $300 to $400 hotel rates has banned private vacation rentals. Are Airbnb and VRBO doomed? We tackle the topic in our weekly USA TODAY Tech Roundtable podcast, and introduce you to a new app for on-demand care givers.
Meet on demand apps Washio, Zingypet and Schlep and Fetch
On-demand apps Washio, Zingypet and Schlep and Fetch offer on-demand services via an app: for dry cleaning, dog walking and basic messenger services. Jefferson Graham talks to the founders, along with investor Eva Ho and KTTV's Patrick O'Brien.
Talkin' Tech w/KTLA-TV's Rich DeMuro
Jefferson Graham compares notes about being a tech reporter with KTLA-TV's Rich DeMuro, who hosts the "Tech Report" for the channel 5 and other TV stations nationally.
Apple Watch controversy? Windows comeback? Tech Roundtable
Apple's new product launches are usually accompanied by controversy, from Bendgate last year to the new Tattoogate. Does Apple's new watch read the heart rate of folks with tattoos and miss those with dark skin? The USA TODAY Tech Roundtable explores...
Apple Pay comes of age
Paying for goods with your smartphone and now smartwatch got a big boost this week when Best Buy said it would start accepting payments via the Apple Pay system. Jefferson Graham reports.
My weekend with the Apple Watch --verdict?
Jefferson Graham reports on spending 4 days with the new Apple Watch and ironing out the learning curve kinks. Is he in love? Tune in for the verdict. #TalkingTech #USATODAY.
Day 2 with Apple Watch: learning curve continues
USA TODAY's Jefferson Graham is still having issues on Day 2 with the Apple Watch, with dark screens, sluggish apps that don't load and usability. But it looks pretty. His #TalkingTech report.
Graham and Baig agree - big learning curve for Apple Watch
Ed Baig and Jefferson Graham agree on this one--there's a big learning curve for the Apple Watch. Baig is a fan of the new watch, while Graham is having a hard time getting used to it. The USA TODAY columnists compare notes.
My 1st day w/Apple Watch -- save your money
Jefferson Graham describes his first impressions with an Apple Watch review unit. In a nutshell: pretty to look at, but complicated, hard to use and not Apple intuitive. #TalkingTech.
Mobilegeddon - how to handle it
SearchEngineLand founding editor Danny Sullivan talks about the implications for Mobilegeddon--Google's efforts to get more mobile friendly websites on smartphones, with Jefferson Graham.
Ted Cohen brings bag of tech tricks to interview
Former music industry exec Ted Cohen is a huge early adopter of tech gear. He shows off his bag of new stuff to Jefferson Graham in a Talking Tech interview, and explains why his Twitter handle is @spinaltap.
TV of the Future? Talking Tech roundtable
Will linear TV be toast by 20125? That's the prediction of Netflix boss Reed Hastings, who says all TV will be Internet based within 10 years. The USA TODAY Talking Tech roundtable peeks into the future crystal ball, and weighs in on Google's woes...
TalkingTech w/Marilu Henner
Actress turned radio talk show host Marilu Henner tells how she uses technology to produce her radio show from remote locations, her thoughts on wearables and electric waves that run through the house.
Is the Apple Watch a business opportunity? Tech Roundtable
Is the new Apple Watch a good business opportunity? The #TalkingTech roundtable weighs in--including reps from Smugmug, Peek, Flyp and Blurb. Jefferson Graham hosts.
Talkin' great photography w/Chris Michel
Tech investor Chris Michael talks his passion for photography with Jefferson Graham on #TalkingTech. The Caffe Trieste regular specializes in street photography and portraits from the local tech scene. How does he go about putting his subjects at...
Netflix vs. Apple, who wins? Peter Csathy
Peter Csathy, CEO of Mannatt Digital Media, offers his views on why he believes Apple has the upper hand to reach cord cutters with its upcoming TV subscription service and talks about how Mannatt is investing in California tech startups.
Steve Jobs, Vessel and wireless charging --TalkingTech...
The TalkingTech roundtable looks at the legacy of Steve Jobs four years since his passing--the Walt Disney of our generation? And who is the Steve Jobs of today? Plus, we look at the new Vessel and Instagram Layout apps, and the future of wireless...
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