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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

Does Amazon have access to your Home or Business? #1543

7/26/2021
It appears that Amazon may have access to millions of homes, apartment buildings, and businesses by giving property owners as little as $100 in gift cards and free gear to allow Amazon drivers direct access to the common areas of your apartment and businesses. Of course, millions have also been given access through smart devices … Continue reading Does Amazon have access to your Home or Business? #1543 → The post Does Amazon have access to your Home or Business? #1543 appeared first on Geek...

Duration:00:41:37

Facebook is not Killing People #1541

7/19/2021
President Biden has reversed course and said that Facebook is not killing people as he earlier suggested over the weekend. Meanwhile, the surgeon general has double-downed on his finger pointing at social media and wants them to censor what they say is misinformation. Become an Insider today to get access to this very private, very … Continue reading Facebook is not Killing People #1541 → The post Facebook is not Killing People #1541 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:56:14

Whitehouse becomes Internet Censor #1540

7/15/2021
The Whitehouse has decided that it wants to be the new Internet Censor and tell Facebook and News organizations what they consider misinformation. They want those organizations to teach their reporters and moderators how to seek this information out and censor it. The Press is already a puppet of this administration, so they will likely … Continue reading Whitehouse becomes Internet Censor #1540 → The post Whitehouse becomes Internet Censor #1540 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:58:11

SpaceX Newest Drone Ship #1539

7/12/2021
Elon Musk went and built himself a new self-propelled drone ship! The post SpaceX Newest Drone Ship #1539 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:01:00:44

Woz Supports Right to Repair #1538

7/8/2021
Steve Wozniak supports the right to repair movement and comments that Apple would not be where it is today without that very ability in the early days of Apple’s existence. You and I know that there has been a lot of water under the bridge since then and companies really do not want to make … Continue reading Woz Supports Right to Repair #1538 → The post Woz Supports Right to Repair #1538 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:52:55

Aeronautics pioneer Wally Funk to join Jeff Bezos on first crewed Blue Origin flight #1537

7/1/2021
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Duration:00:50:36

Amazon Fires Flex Workers by Computer #1536

6/28/2021
Amazon is firing Flex workers by computer and the company is perfectly ok with that even if it makes mistakes. There is a long line of people wanting flex jobs and so long as they have applicants they will just use and abuse and toss these workers to the unemployment line for little to no … Continue reading Amazon Fires Flex Workers by Computer #1536 → The post Amazon Fires Flex Workers by Computer #1536 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:01:11:25

Amazon Dumps Millions of Products Annually! #1535

6/21/2021
So Amazon has been caught in an investigative piece in the UK of dumping literally millions of new and barely used items in landfills, while they claim it’s a recycling center the company doing the investigative work says it was a landfill? If so this is very damning info. Become an Insider today to get … Continue reading Amazon Dumps Millions of Products Annually! #1535 → The post Amazon Dumps Millions of Products Annually! #1535 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:56:44

Five Bills to Break Up Big Tech #1534

6/14/2021
There are five bills in work to essentially dismantle much of the power that big tech has today in an attempt to level the playing field but in all honesty, the measures do not go very far and have little chance of becoming law. Big tech is powerful and they spread money wide to politicians … Continue reading Five Bills to Break Up Big Tech #1534 → The post Five Bills to Break Up Big Tech #1534 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:48:16

Ford F-150 Lightning 100,000 Pre-Orders #1533

6/10/2021
The most sold pickup truck in the world the Ford F-150 electric version Lightning has had 100,000 pre-orders since its announcement. In comparison, Tesla had 250k orders in almost the same time for its cybertruck. The question is will Ford F-150 owners jump on board and support this new vehicle. My prediction is that it … Continue reading Ford F-150 Lightning 100,000 Pre-Orders #1533 → The post Ford F-150 Lightning 100,000 Pre-Orders #1533 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:43:25

Jeff Bezos to be an Astronaut #1532

6/7/2021
Jeff Bezos is going to risk life and limb and strap himself into a rocket and go on a joyride to space to earn his Astronaut wings. Stepping down as CEO as of July 5th will allow him the opportunity to travel to space with 5 others including his brother. I would suspect his insurance … Continue reading Jeff Bezos to be an Astronaut #1532 → The post Jeff Bezos to be an Astronaut #1532 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:56:32

Amazon Industrial Athlete #1531

6/3/2021
Have you ever heard of an Industrial Athlete? Well, that is what Amazon is referring to its employees in a leaked pamphlet that seriously attempts to make Amazon warehouse workers think they are training for some competition that happens daily. I am not sure what idiot came up with that slogan, obviously, one that does … Continue reading Amazon Industrial Athlete #1531 → The post Amazon Industrial Athlete #1531 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:50:47

Google Data Caps on June 1st #1530

5/24/2021
Google data caps are coming on June 1st make sure you are prepared and get a Google One account if needed. Lots of updates from my Hawaii trip.. I will be back in the Michigan studio a week from Monday. But being that is labor day there may be no show till Thursday. Become an … Continue reading Google Data Caps on June 1st #1530 → The post Google Data Caps on June 1st #1530 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:52:45

Robinhood makes IPO shares available. #1529

5/20/2021
Robinhood the trading app is going to make available IPO shares to common investors. This is a very big deal up to this point IPO shares have been reserved for the rich or famous and those banks and investment firms in favor. This may push me back to using. their app again. Become an Insider … Continue reading Robinhood makes IPO shares available. #1529 → The post Robinhood makes IPO shares available. #1529 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:37:23

Cyber Security Attacks on the Rise #1528

5/17/2021
66% of Cyber Security Officers in companies globally know their companies will come under cyber attack in the next year. Considering what the United States has gone through with the pipeline hack it’s pretty scary all things considering that it could be worse. Links below and commentary in the show. Become an Insider today to … Continue reading Cyber Security Attacks on the Rise #1528 → The post Cyber Security Attacks on the Rise #1528 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:53:10

Homeland Security Monitoring Social Media #1527

5/10/2021
Homeland Security is monitoring social media to detect plans of domestic terrorism. Why this is news is a surprise to me as we have been under constant surveillance since 9-11. If people are naive enough to think that what you post publicly has not been under scrutiny then you have not been paying attention to … Continue reading Homeland Security Monitoring Social Media #1527 → The post Homeland Security Monitoring Social Media #1527 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:57:26

SpaceX Starship 15 Lands #1526

5/6/2021
SpaceX has had some big wins Crew 1 home from ISS safely. Another launch of Starlink satellites and most impressively the landing of starship 15 without exploding. This is a major win for SpaceX and if they can rinse and repeat this feat over the coming months they will become a much more impressive force … Continue reading SpaceX Starship 15 Lands #1526 → The post SpaceX Starship 15 Lands #1526 appeared first on Geek News Central.

Duration:00:44:21

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