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Commentary about the latest in technology. Great Tips, discussion and interviews with today's technology leaders.
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Bismarck, ND

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Commentary about the latest in technology. Great Tips, discussion and interviews with today's technology leaders.

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@GuruOfGeek

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English

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701-204-6674


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APPLE AND ANDROID SQUARE OFF

8/29/2018
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VIDEO COMMUNICATION PLATFORMS One of all the biggest challenges we face with our smart device is video communication across the platforms. For example, Facetime is a proprietary app for iOS users. Android users can not make video calls via Facetime. It has nothing to do with the App you’re using, it’s more to do with the […] The post APPLE AND ANDROID SQUARE OFF appeared first on The Tech Ranch.

Duration:00:42:15

Airbnb and VRBO

8/28/2018
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ADVENTURES WITH AIRBNB A‌i‌r‌b‌n‌b‌,‌ ‌I‌n‌c‌.‌ is a company based in San Francisco that operates an online marketplace and hospitality service for people to lease or rent short-term lodging from holiday cottages to hostel beds. Airbnb is a home rental platform with a simple premise–connect homeowners to customers looking for short term rentals. Airbnb does not […] The post Airbnb and VRBO appeared first on The Tech Ranch.

Duration:00:43:09

FUEL ALTERNATIVES

8/28/2018
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AUTONOMOUS RACING One could be forgiven for thinking that Tesla is the only company in existence building autonomous, or self-driving, electric vehicles. The Elon Musk hype machine, fueled by the fanboys at Futurism and other tech sites, has been in overdrive lately. The United States has not been the leader in the sales of electric […] The post FUEL ALTERNATIVES appeared first on The Tech Ranch.

Duration:00:42:29

Baby Boomer vs. Generation Z

8/9/2018
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The generation gap cannot be more apparent than in Technology. Today we will explore that gap with our two in-studio guests, Jefferson White and Nick Ressler. Baby Boomer vs. Generation Z Jefferson is a recent graduate of Legacy High School in Bismarck. He is spending the summer working at Awesome 2 Products. He grew up […] The post Baby Boomer vs. Generation Z appeared first on The Tech Ranch.

Duration:00:43:45

Breaking Away From Traditional Energy

8/9/2018
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Clean Energy In North Dakota Lightspring, LLC launches reliable, technically sound, and efficient solar farms. The enterprise uses solar energy to generate electricity on tracts of dormant or existing agricultural land. These methods break from traditional power generation means such as fossil fuels, hydroelectric and nuclear. Someone You Should Know James Kambeitz, ​​Public Relations, Media, & […] The post Breaking Away From Traditional Energy appeared first on The Tech Ranch.

Duration:00:50:08

Opportunity Through Autonomous Technology

8/7/2018
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AUTONOMOUS VEHICLE NEWS Autonomous vehicles are here to stay. It comes as no surprise that car manufacturers will begin to mass produce autonomous vehicles in the near future. General Motors (GM) is already building autonomous versions of the Chevrolet Bolt EV on a production line in Detroit. Beyond sheer numbers GM also makes a wide range […] The post Opportunity Through Autonomous Technology appeared first on The Tech Ranch.

Duration:00:44:05

Scott Fisher is Power Driven by Ideas

8/7/2018
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This show is particularly charged with information and will introduce many of our listeners to a field of expertise we probably rarely, if ever, think about. We also consult with the investigation hotline to make sure that the business is legal. Most days, Scott Fisher can be found troubleshooting electrical grounding and conducting preventative inspections. […] The post Scott Fisher is Power Driven by Ideas appeared first on The Tech Ranch.

Duration:00:43:04

Traveling Forward With Autonomous Vehicles

8/2/2018
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Autonomous vehicles are rolling towards us at an amazing rate. Even autonomous flying cars will be fluttering in our skies in just a few years. With that said, you don’t have to wait to start using autonomous technology. On today’s show, we are going to review our top picks of autonomous mowers and vacuum cleaners. […] The post Traveling Forward With Autonomous Vehicles appeared first on The Tech Ranch.

Duration:00:42:15

Undercover Technology

8/1/2018
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Do reviews influence how you purchase items online, check in at a hotel or eat at a restaurant? Even tho there are sites that sell incredible good products online like Oddbins, We will chat about how reviews can influence us and the impact they can have on businesses. Computer and smartphone sales are down, which […] The post Undercover Technology appeared first on The Tech Ranch.

Duration:00:41:54

Facebook Follies

7/23/2018
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Have you ever wondered how social media companies like Facebook make money? Today, the Guru of Geek Marlo Anderson and Tech Geezer Jim Walsh discuss why people should be concerned about the data found in your social media accounts. Steve Wozniak, Co-Founder of Apple, made a big move to get away from Facebook. His biggest […] The post Facebook Follies appeared first on The Tech Ranch.

Duration:00:43:01

Beating the Smartphone Blues

7/18/2018
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Get your smartphone ready for some note taking. The Guru of Geek Marlo Anderson visits with Rockin’ Dave Blair and Tech Geezer Jim Walsh about ways to save and make money using your smartphone. The Guru of Geek is going to help justify why he uses a cellphone. We’re not sure if he is trying […] The post Beating the Smartphone Blues appeared first on The Tech Ranch.

Duration:00:42:59

Senior Citizens Can Now Walk Smart

5/24/2018
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Another Data Breach Segment 1 The date industry is a big industry. New apps are introduced every day as a means to make life easier. Each time you download a new app, the chances of giving permission to use your personal data is extremely high. Facebook is in the hot seat for allowing private data […] The post Senior Citizens Can Now Walk Smart appeared first on The Tech Ranch.

Duration:00:43:19

Jobs of the Future

5/8/2018
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Early 2018 statistics show there are about 6.5 million available jobs in the U.S. There are plenty of jobs available. How prepared people are to take these jobs? It doesn’t matter how well you do your current job, your services might not be needed in the near future. Now is the time to focus on […] The post Jobs of the Future appeared first on The Tech Ranch.

Duration:00:42:05

Tech Talk on Google, Spectre & Flippy!

5/2/2018
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Making a phone call with Alexa has become a big deal. Spectre and Meltdown finally have a patch to repair vulnerabilities of the malicious software. A burger-flipping robot named Flippy has set up shop in Pasadena, California. The post Tech Talk on Google, Spectre & Flippy! appeared first on The Tech Ranch.

Duration:00:43:19

Back to Mars, Onward to Estevan

5/1/2018
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Put your seat belt on for an hour long ride as we travel back to Mars and land in Estevan, Canada. The post Back to Mars, Onward to Estevan appeared first on The Tech Ranch.

Duration:00:44:02

Is Big Brother Watching Thru Smart Devices?

4/30/2018
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We live in a smart society. Smart devices spying on you in your home. Your privacy is being invaded and you might now realize just how much. The post Is Big Brother Watching Thru Smart Devices? appeared first on The Tech Ranch.

Duration:00:43:51

Uber, Chrome, Apple & Mars

4/27/2018
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One hour equals 60 minutes. There are a lot of topics in the today's news relating to technology. The home speaker appliance market has new competition. Elon Musk's Mars-bound Tesla rocket launches successfully. The Olympics undergoes a cyber attack. Intellectual property theft. We have one hour to discuss as much as we can. Ready? The post Uber, Chrome, Apple & Mars appeared first on The Tech Ranch.

Duration:00:41:45

Facebook & 5G & RIP CD

4/26/2018
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Streaming is about to get 50% faster. Social media is affecting our work environment. And, the time has come to say goodbye to the CD and DVD for good. But first, you might be wondering what this squirrel has to do with a technology show. Nothing. But, neither does National Day Calendar, except for a small fact. National Day Calendar was the #1 leading topic trending across social media for 2017. How is that possible? Today is National Shower with a Friend Day; National Weatherperson's Day;...

Duration:00:42:57

North Dakota, Bitcoin & Claude Brooks

4/26/2018
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Justin Glasser, North Dakota Automated Vehicle Collaborative, provides updates on developments in autonomous transportation; Jerry Ketterling, Cybernet Security, L.L.C. makes a case for Bitcoin; and Claude Brooks, creator of “Hip-Hop Harry,” advises parents on how to choose apps for kids. The post North Dakota, Bitcoin & Claude Brooks appeared first on The Tech Ranch.

Duration:00:43:09

Bellagio Lights Up the Sky & Meltdown and Spectre

4/25/2018
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Intel has been creating light shows through the use of drones for some time now. Marlo and Dave had the opportunity to witness just how spectacular the shows are. During CES 2018, both Marlo and Dave attended the “Drone Light Show” at the Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas during CES 2018. Intel launched 250 Shooting Star drones over the Bellagio Hotel, syncing up the display with the Fountains of Bellagio water display. The result was an amazing display of entertainment that awed spectators up and...

Duration:00:42:59