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Everyday Tech is MPB Think Radio's weekly program about consumer technology. Wiltz is an IT expert. Jeremy is a computer repair ace. Jay is the show's host. All three guys love to tinker with the latest tech gadgets. Each episode the guys talk about the last news, issues, and products in consumer technology, and they troubleshoot problems posed by the show's callers. Everyday Tech airs Wednesday mornings at 11e/10c on Mississippi Public Broadcasting's Think Radio network, can be seen on MPB Think Radio's YouTube channel, and can be heard live or on demand on the MPB Public Media App, and streamed on MPBOnline.org. The stations of the MPB Think Radio Network are: WMAE-FM 89.5 Tupelo WMAV-FM 90.3 Oxford WMAB-FM 89.9 Starkville WMAO-FM 90.9 Greenwood WMAW-FM 88.1 Meridian WMPN-FM 91.3 Jackson WMAU-FM 88.9 Natchez/McComb WMAH-FM 90.3 Biloxi/Gulfport See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Everyday Tech is MPB Think Radio's weekly program about consumer technology. Wiltz is an IT expert. Jeremy is a computer repair ace. Jay is the show's host. All three guys love to tinker with the latest tech gadgets. Each episode the guys talk about the last news, issues, and products in consumer technology, and they troubleshoot problems posed by the show's callers. Everyday Tech airs Wednesday mornings at 11e/10c on Mississippi Public Broadcasting's Think Radio network, can be seen on MPB Think Radio's YouTube channel, and can be heard live or on demand on the MPB Public Media App, and streamed on MPBOnline.org. The stations of the MPB Think Radio Network are: WMAE-FM 89.5 Tupelo WMAV-FM 90.3 Oxford WMAB-FM 89.9 Starkville WMAO-FM 90.9 Greenwood WMAW-FM 88.1 Meridian WMPN-FM 91.3 Jackson WMAU-FM 88.9 Natchez/McComb WMAH-FM 90.3 Biloxi/Gulfport See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Location:

Jackson, MS

Description:

Everyday Tech is MPB Think Radio's weekly program about consumer technology. Wiltz is an IT expert. Jeremy is a computer repair ace. Jay is the show's host. All three guys love to tinker with the latest tech gadgets. Each episode the guys talk about the last news, issues, and products in consumer technology, and they troubleshoot problems posed by the show's callers. Everyday Tech airs Wednesday mornings at 11e/10c on Mississippi Public Broadcasting's Think Radio network, can be seen on MPB Think Radio's YouTube channel, and can be heard live or on demand on the MPB Public Media App, and streamed on MPBOnline.org. The stations of the MPB Think Radio Network are: WMAE-FM 89.5 Tupelo WMAV-FM 90.3 Oxford WMAB-FM 89.9 Starkville WMAO-FM 90.9 Greenwood WMAW-FM 88.1 Meridian WMPN-FM 91.3 Jackson WMAU-FM 88.9 Natchez/McComb WMAH-FM 90.3 Biloxi/Gulfport See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Language:

English

Contact:

6014326364


Episodes

Biden, Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Section 230 & You

1/27/2021
Let's discuss Section 230 this week! Ye olde Liability Shield Law! Should platforms like Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, and Instagram be held accountable for irresponsible content created by it's independent users? Should they be held liable for damages regarding that content? Is there a difference between being liable and accountable? The recent change in the White House has brought with it new policy ideas regarding Section 230. But they may not be as different as you would think. Where's...

Duration:00:52:48

Everyday Tech Rewind - The Social Dilemma on Netflix

1/13/2021
This week's episode of ET was washed out by the mess in DC. So, we've dug waaaaay back the archives to three months ago for this week's Everyday Tech. On this episode of Everyday Tech, the guys deep dive into the issue of addiction to technology and specifically, social media. The topic was spurned on by the Netflix docu-drama The Social Dilemma. According to the filmmakers, and their subjects, this is the dilemma. Never before have a handful of tech designers had such control over the...

Duration:00:52:20

Tech Byte - Do I HAVE to stream my TV viewing?

1/12/2021
Jay and Wiltz take a call from a listener who's gotten the impression that if she doesn't convert to TV streaming, her favorite shows are going away. The guys point out that box-top cable is going nowhere, and that actually, as the cost of streaming soars, box-top cable companies (who also offer streaming and on-demand options) continue to add value back to their services. But, there are advantages either way you go. It all depends on how you consume television and how that fits into your...

Duration:00:08:58

Tech Byte - The Solarwinds hack from an IT perspective

1/9/2021
Wiltz Cutrer, an IT professional at Nucor Steel and an IT Instructor at Holmes Community College talks about the fallout, ramifications, and next steps forward for IT pros following the Solarwinds hack from December. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:04:55

Everyday Tech - Microsoft Solarwinds Fallout

1/6/2021
Jay and Wiltz discuss the growing concern over the breach of Microsoft's Solarwinds. Also callers have questions about how to DVR over-the-air television, how to share a large video file with others without breaking it up into multiple files, how do you shift all your info between phones, and what are the songs you hear played during Everyday Tech each week. ● Microsoft says hackers were able to see some of its source code ● SolarWinds hides list of high-profile customers after...

Duration:00:53:13

Tech Byte - Google Gets Got!

1/5/2021
Google recently had several of its services temporarily knocked down. How susceptible are tech giants to the whims of general public? Or is the general public even who they should be worried about at all? Plenty to think about, including a tip o' the cap to Edward Snowden, in this week's Tech Byte! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:07:52

Everyday Tech - Best of Tech 2020

1/4/2021
Wiltz, Jeremy and Jay reflect on an interesting 2020...to say the very least. The guys weigh in on the biggest tech stories of 2020, what their favorite tech was in 2020, and -of course- how covid wrecked everything this past year. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:52:09

Everyday Tech - Rural Broadband Coming to MS

12/16/2020
This week the guys talk about broadband reaching certain rural parts of central Mississippi, a 6-year-old kid running up a $16,000 bill playing games on mom's iPad, how to protect yourself from impending future Google outages, and the wobbly liftoff of the highly-touted Cyberpunk 2077! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:51:28

EVERYDAY TECH - The Social Dilemma

10/29/2020
On this episode of Everyday Tech, the guys deep dive into the issue of addiction to technology and specifically, social media. The topic was spurned on by the Netflix docu-drama The Social Dilemma. According to the filmakers, and their subjects, this is the dilemma. Never before have a handful of tech designers had such control over the way billions of us think, act, and live our lives. From the official site of the doc: The Social Dilemma blends documentary investigation and narrative...

Duration:00:52:20

EVERYDAY TECH - Ransomeware Beware!

10/21/2020
This week's guests are from Seventh Knight, the developer of AppMoat. Travis Odom – VP, Customer Experience Charlie Case – VP, Government Services Discussed on this episode: What is Ransomware? Why should we be concerned? What can we do about it? AppMoat is a Ransomware/Zero-Day Managed Endpoint Protection tool for Windows workstations and servershttps://www.seventhknight.com/appmoat/ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:32:39

EVERYDAY TECH - Internet Browsers 2020

9/18/2020
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Duration:00:51:43

EVERYDAY TECH - Epic vs. Apple | Fortnite vs. iTunes

9/16/2020
Visit the show page at EverydayTech.MPBOnline.org and our Facebook page! Listen to Everyday Tech or any of the MPB Think Radio programs live or on demand on the MPB Public Media App! Free on iTunesFree on Google Play See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:52:58

EVERYDAY TECH - Roku Scam?

8/26/2020
This week, Wiltz tells us about a Roku scam his parents almost fell for, and about that Zoom life. Jeremy and Wiltz extoll the many uses on Linux, and much, much more! Visit the show page at EverydayTech.MPBOnline.org and our Facebook page! Listen to Everyday Tech or any of the MPB Think Radio programs live or on demand on the MPB Public Media App! Free on iTunesFree on Google Play Here are the stories the guys have been looking at this week: Looks like Amazon is getting in on the rural...

Duration:00:49:47

EVERYDAY TECH - Cell Phone Issues and Google, Amazon, Facebook, Apple anti-trust issues

8/21/2020
Here are some of the stories the tech guys have been following this...

Duration:00:53:29

EVERYDAY TECH - Apple Watch or Fitbit

7/29/2020
Here are some of the stories the guys have been looking at this...

Duration:00:51:13

EVERYDAY TECH -Can Google reduce phishing?

7/22/2020
Here are a few of the stories the guys have been looking at this week: https://www.theverge.com/2020/7/22/21333886/google-gmail-bimi-logo-authentication-trial-brand-indicators-for-message-identificationhttps://www.theverge.com/2020/7/21/21332584/spotify-video-podcasts-feature-uploadhttps://www.theverge.com/2020/7/21/21332374/amazon-autonomous-robot-delivery-scout-expands-trials-atlanta-georgia-franklin-tennessee See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:51:01

EVERYDAY TECH - Peacock TV Takes Flight

7/15/2020
Here are the links from a super busy week in the tech...

Duration:00:51:14

Recognizing Phishy Emails/Appreciating the Service Industry

7/1/2020
Jeremy talks about an experience at his shop and how the service industry should be appreciated more. Also, the guys dig through a couple of phishing email attempts that happened in and around MPB over the last week. Finally, YouTubeTV enacts another drastic rate hike, essentially eliminating the difference in value between it and cable, making it almost a coin-flip decision. Here are the list of stories in this week's tech news mentioned at the top of the show: Global app revenue jumps to...

Duration:00:51:00

Rural Cell Service Issues

6/24/2020
Jay and Wiltz take several calls about poor cell service in rural areas of the state, and plenty of calls about several personal tech problems on this week's show. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:51:34

PS5 release info, and the week's tech news...

6/17/2020
Jay, Jeremy and Wiltz take calls and talk about the week's tech news including PS5 release information and it's mocked design, a Siri shortcut that will record your conversation, and 2020 Q1 streaming numbers. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:50:19