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Twice weekly Technology News show covering the Tech Space. With Segments on Science, Mobile, Digital TV, FAA, FCC, Cyber Security, Gadgets and Tech Politics.

Twice weekly Technology News show covering the Tech Space. With Segments on Science, Mobile, Digital TV, FAA, FCC, Cyber Security, Gadgets and Tech Politics.

Location:

San Diego, CA

Description:

Twice weekly Technology News show covering the Tech Space. With Segments on Science, Mobile, Digital TV, FAA, FCC, Cyber Security, Gadgets and Tech Politics.

Language:

English


Episodes

SpaceX Approved for 3 Test Flights #1525

4/29/2021
SpaceX has been approved for an additional 3 test flights by the FAA for its Boca Chica flight facility. This is a big deal in that they got all three approved at once. We will see if SpaceX can land one upright. Become an Insider today to get access to this very private, very personal … Continue reading SpaceX Approved for 3 Test Flights #1525 → The post SpaceX Approved for 3 Test Flights #1525 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:46:51

Do you own Media Purchased at Apple? #1524

4/26/2021
Do you really own media you buy at Apple or is it more like long-term rental with them having the option to recall or remove the rental from your media library? That is a question being asked in a lawsuit that has been filed after several individuals have called into question the BUY option and … Continue reading Do you own Media Purchased at Apple? #1524 → The post Do you own Media Purchased at Apple? #1524 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:38:47

Tesla AutoPilot under Serious Scrutiny #1523

4/22/2021
Tesla AutoPilot is under serious scrutiny after 2 people were killed when the driver was in the passenger seat. Consumer Reports has reported how they got a Tesla to drive around a test track with no one in the driver’s seat. People will do dumb things to get themselves killed but this is ridiculous and … Continue reading Tesla AutoPilot under Serious Scrutiny #1523 → The post Tesla AutoPilot under Serious Scrutiny #1523 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:01:04:26

Ingenuity Flys on Mars #1522

4/19/2021
Ingenuity Helicopter has its first successful flight on Mars while the flight only lasted 30 seconds this is a huge accomplishment by the NASA and JPL team to pull this off. We will see now how further they can push the envelope in the amount of time in the air and the distance to travel. … Continue reading Ingenuity Flys on Mars #1522 → The post Ingenuity Flys on Mars #1522 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:55:12

Big Tech is Fine with Corporate Tax Hikes #1521

4/15/2021
Big tech thinks corporate tax hikes of 7% are acceptable when they barely pay and federal taxes, to begin with, is quite obtuse of them. When they start paying their fair share. Small companies like mine take the brunt of corporate tax increases it really would be criminal to do this in a time when … Continue reading Big Tech is Fine with Corporate Tax Hikes #1521 → The post Big Tech is Fine with Corporate Tax Hikes #1521 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:01:05:03

Facebook Labeled by Apple as Peeping Tom #1520

4/12/2021
Apple has labeled Facebook as a Peeping tom upping the war between them and explaining you do not need to accept Facebook tracking and spying on you. So please say no to track when you get IOS 14.5 this is your chance to stop the madness. Become an Insider today to get access to this … Continue reading Facebook Labeled by Apple as Peeping Tom #1520 → The post Facebook Labeled by Apple as Peeping Tom #1520 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:55:54

100 Billion in EV Rebates #1519

4/8/2021
The 2.25 Trillion stimulus package being promoted by the White House contains 100 billion dollars for EV rebates. So if you were thinking about an Electric Vehicle I think I would delay in going picking one up before seeing what kind of free cash from the taxpayers you can get for your next car. Just … Continue reading 100 Billion in EV Rebates #1519 → The post 100 Billion in EV Rebates #1519 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:55:06

Mars Helicopter Survives #1518

4/5/2021
Mars Ingenuity rover’s Helicopter has survived its first nite on Mars paving the way for test and potential hover flight on April 11th this is all good news as NASA is hitting all its milestones so far with this program. Also, Elon Musk explains why SN11 Blew up during its test flight. Let’s just say … Continue reading Mars Helicopter Survives #1518 → The post Mars Helicopter Survives #1518 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:45:46

Big Tech killed Arizona App Legislation #1517

4/1/2021
Big Tech primarily Google hired nearly all the lobbyist in Arizona to pressure the legislature to not vote on a bill that would have caused both Apple and Google to lose revenue in that app developers would have been able to use third party payment processing systems bypassing the toll Google and Apple apply on … Continue reading Big Tech killed Arizona App Legislation #1517 → The post Big Tech killed Arizona App Legislation #1517 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:52:20

Unlock Everything with your Phone #1516

3/25/2021
In the very near future, you will be able to unlock nearly anything with your phone. You may even be able to have your Passport and or Drivers license embedded in your phone. We will see how the adoption of that goes as people are very wary that it will be a new way to … Continue reading Unlock Everything with your Phone #1516 → The post Unlock Everything with your Phone #1516 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:46:53

On New Iron #1515

3/22/2021
Amiss the publishing of the last show the server that GNC resides on fell over sideways and crashed harder than an airplane with no fuel. It went totally down and I was quite lucky that Angelo Mandato was still awake as he came to the site’s rescue and had me on new hardware in under … Continue reading On New Iron #1515 → The post On New Iron #1515 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:45:32

Facebook will read your Brain waves #1514

3/18/2021
Facebook is working on a new device that will read your brain waves in order to power a device that will let you type like a keyboard without having a keyboard or control lights and devices with hand gestures tied to eye wear and a wearable arm band. yepp now the will be reading your … Continue reading Facebook will read your Brain waves #1514 → The post Facebook will read your Brain waves #1514 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:01:01:46

Google Incognito Lawsuit to Advance #1513

3/15/2021
Googles 5 Billion dollars incognito lawsuit is being allowed to advance. This is after Google has worked hard to get it dismissed but it has enough legs to proceed and obviously Google is not happy. So we will see where this one goes. Remember Incognito does not mean a private session only one that is … Continue reading Google Incognito Lawsuit to Advance #1513 → The post Google Incognito Lawsuit to Advance #1513 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:50:05

SpaceX Expands Starlink Options #1512

3/9/2021
SpaceX as I predicted will be expanding its options for its Starlink ground stations by putting them on big trucks, airplanes, RV’s, and a whole host of moving objects. Become an Insider today to get access to this very private, very personal show that will give you complete behind-the-scenes access to yours truly. Subscribe to … Continue reading SpaceX Expands Starlink Options #1512 → The post SpaceX Expands Starlink Options #1512 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:31:56

Verizon Says Turn off 5g to Save Battery! #1511

3/2/2021
Verizon in a now-deleted tweet is telling customers to turn off 5g in order to save on battery life of their mobile phones. With the added 5g chipsets reducing space in phones compounding the issue as they now on average smaller batteries the 5g utilization comes with a heave battery load. Become an Insider today … Continue reading Verizon Says Turn off 5g to Save Battery! #1511 → The post Verizon Says Turn off 5g to Save Battery! #1511 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:30:52

Streamer earns $3000 while Sleeping #1510

2/26/2021
A celebrity in Taiwan started her live stream and went to sleep for 5 hours. This then resulted in over 11,000 people watching the stream of her sleeping and then donating $3000 dollars to the streamer. I need that gig. Become an Insider today to get access to this very private, very personal show that … Continue reading Streamer earns $3000 while Sleeping #1510 → The post Streamer earns $3000 while Sleeping #1510 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:28:14

Perseverance Landing Video Incredible #1509

2/22/2021
Perseverance landing video released by NASA is truly remarkable. I was blown away by the clarity it was like a front-row seat. While short it demonstrates how fast and how accurate things have to be to land safely. While computers make it happen in real-time the engineers have to perfect the code and timing to … Continue reading Perseverance Landing Video Incredible #1509 → The post Perseverance Landing Video Incredible #1509 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:34:57

Perseverance has Landed on Mars #1508

2/19/2021
Perseverance has landed on mars huge shout-out of congratulations to NASA and the JPL team that made it happen. Knocking on wood here but we have gotten pretty good at landing on Mars. There are always things that can go sideways but this was not one of those events. We will see in the coming … Continue reading Perseverance has Landed on Mars #1508 → The post Perseverance has Landed on Mars #1508 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:40:29

Starlink Global Impact #1507

2/11/2021
Starlink Global Impact is going to be so profound that it will spur innovation beyond America. I feel Elon Musk and the Starlink team will have a major positive global impact and change the way people get information and do business. The long-ignored rural parts of the entire planet will be served by Skylink in … Continue reading Starlink Global Impact #1507 → The post Starlink Global Impact #1507 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:01:03:34

Section 230 is 25! #1506

2/8/2021
Section 230 of the Digitally Millenium Copyright Act is 25 today and businesses like mine would not have been able to survive without it. While section 230 reform is going to likely happen we will need to wait and see what Congress does in way of reform with new legislation being introduced now. Become an … Continue reading Section 230 is 25! #1506 → The post Section 230 is 25! #1506 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:58:20