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

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

Language:

English

Contact:

701-204-6674


Episodes

MORE THAN THE MOON

8/9/2019
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The “Guru of Geek” Marlo Anderson is back in the studio with “Tech Geezer” Jim Walsh. After weeks of buildup towards the 50th anniversary of the moon landing it’s finally here. When people hear NASA, they are quick to think of trips to space and space shuttles, but many do not know about the plethora […]

Duration:00:43:56

MANUFACTURING, CEMENT, & CYBER SECURITY

8/8/2019
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Rockin’ Dave Blair is in the saddle today with “Tech Geezer” Jim Walsh. Dave brought with him a mixed bag of guests. Listen in to hear from leaders in the manufacturing, cybersecurity, and cement industries. Impact Dakota Tony Richards leads off the show. He is the CEO of Impact Dakota, a business consulting firm specializing […]

Duration:00:44:13

GENERATIONAL TECH DIVIDE

8/7/2019
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Have you ever thought about what it would be like growing up surrounded by technology or the opposite for our younger listeners? “The Guru of Geek” Marlo Anderson and “Tech Geezer” Jim Walsh are joined by Aaron Riopelle, a high school senior. Together, Marlo, Jim, and Aaron are exploring the generational tech divide on today’s […]

Duration:00:43:02

TOP 10 EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES

7/11/2019
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Do you wish you would have invested in Apple, Google, or another billion dollar company before they hit it big? Well, so did we, but it’s safe to say that ship has sailed. Lucky for you the world of technology is bringing a whole new armada of opportunities! The Guru of Geek Marlo Anderson and […]

Duration:00:42:15

THE LAW AND TECHNOLOGY

7/10/2019
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With The Guru of Geek Marlo Anderson on the move again, it’s up to Beth Schatz Kaylor and Tech Geezer Jim Walsh to guide you through this week’s episode of The Tech Ranch. Beth and Jim are joined by guest Lynn Wanner of the Bismarck Police Department. Today’s focus: how is technology utilized by law […]

Duration:00:42:47

LYFT, UBER, AND CRIME

7/9/2019
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Everyone has seen the increasing amount of Lyft and Uber drivers around town. However, not all the effects of these services are as visible as the cars themselves. Luckily, Guru of Geek Marlo Anderson and Tech Geezer Jim Walsh have Dustin Gawrylow to fill them in. Dustin has driven for both Lyft and Uber. He […]

Duration:00:42:44

GIG ECONOMIES

6/13/2019
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Looking to make some extra cash? Turns out a lot of people are. More and more people are turning to temporary employment such as Lyft and Uber to help pay the bills. Today on The Tech Ranch the Guru of Geek and the Tech Geezer explain the emergence of the gig economy. Bye Bye iTunes […]

Duration:00:42:36

TECH IN THE WORKPLACE

6/13/2019
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The Guru of Geek Marlo Anderson returns from his travels to discuss tech at work. Joining him are Tech Geezer Jim Walsh and special guest Bill Dean from Alliance Real Estate. Together, they look at how to leverage technology to benefit the workplace. Software and Apps at Work After a little recap of Marlo’s tech-findings […]

Duration:00:42:20

CHANGES IN THE ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY

6/12/2019
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Production companies like Sony Pictures are turning to online “story-telling” services for content. Hear from The Guru of Geek Marlo Anderson and Tech Geezer Jim Walsh, how sites like Wattpad are changing the way writers share their ideas. Cutting the Cord Marlo and Jim also explore the world of cord-cutting and the growing number of […]

Duration:00:45:11

THE ELEMENTS OF ELECTRONICS

4/26/2019
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Have you wondered what is exactly in your smartphone? Not the apps, photos or videos, but precisely what elements are used to physically make the device? Today, the Guru of Geek Marlo Anderson discusses with Snoop Doug and The Geezer the interesting elements found inside our devices . Over 1.4 billion smartphones are made annually. […]

Duration:00:40:32

TECHNOLOGY TAKES ON FITNESS

4/2/2019
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Technology has never been easier to monitor exercise routines and healthy diet plans. If you love technology and love to maintain a healthy lifestyle, this show is for you! There are many products available on the market to monitor health it’s hard to decide where to begin but probably the best one is prosper wellness […]

Duration:00:40:40

The technology of the past along the Missouri River.

4/2/2019
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So what do North Dakota and technology have in common? For some, looking at Google maps is the first step to locate North Dakota. For others, like the Guru of Geek Marlo Anderson, it’s an exciting time in his home state. He knows first-hand how technology is playing an important role in everyday life. North […]

Duration:00:42:09

MAKING HISTORY WITH SPACEX

4/1/2019
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Evan and Ganya Anderson, Gizomonics LLC, are host for Guru of Geek Marlo Anderson today. The guest duo discusses their travels to see the latest SpaceX launch. SpaceX is making history with the unique ability to be reused for space exploration. In the past, once a shuttle launch takes place the shuttle has no other […]

Duration:00:44:06

LOSING OUR MEMORY

4/1/2019
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Memory for our devices is changing every day. We now have the ability to purchase 1 TB of memory on a mini SD card. Furthermore, the speed of these storage devices is moving at a significantly faster. Imagine information being transferred at 1 GIG a second. In comparison to the first time the Guru of […]

Duration:00:41:18

BEAUTIFUL BADLANDS IN ND

3/28/2019
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In this episode of The Tech Ranch, the Guru of Geek Marlo Anderson had every the intention of having App Wars. However, like all things in the Guru of Geeks life (and mind), things tend to happen NOT according to plan. Those of us who know the Guru of Geek call this condition the “Squirrel!!” […]

Duration:00:46:18

10 YEARS OF TECHNOLOGY

3/28/2019
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Apple introduced the world to Apps in 2008. Since then, Apps have evolved and become a part of our every day lives. There are billions of Apps that are available for people to download, ranging from games to personal virtual assistance. The Guru of Geek’s list of 2008 debuts that made the grade are: Apple’s […]

Duration:00:39:47

WiFi Compatibility

2/25/2019
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Tech Geezer remembers talking through a Dixie cup with a piece of thread. Can we assume remembering life before WiFi should be easy enough for the old Geezer? Wireless Internet is always making changes. Unfortunately when we wireless Internet is unavailable our routine appears feels disrupted. The Guru of Geek Marlo Anderson, Rockin’ Dave Blair […]

Duration:00:31:06

Notes from CES

2/25/2019
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Do you wondered what 2.9 million square feet looks like? Or, how 2.9 million square feet feels when walking through seeing the latest electronics in the world at every angle? The Guru of Geek Marlo Anderson knows exactly what it feels like to experience the coolest electronics know to mankind. CES 2019 was not a […]

Duration:00:42:23

All Things App

2/25/2019
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Apps that change the way we live, work and play. There is an app for everything ranging from podcast apps, weather apps, social media apps, health apps and game apps. Today, the Guru of Geek Marlo Anderson talks about some useful apps, holiday apps and even some weird apps. Which apps do you use? Explore […]

Duration:00:40:16

The Do’s and Don’ts of using Tech While Traveling

1/1/2019
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Segment 1: Using Tech to save money on Travel. Segment 2: What days are best to purchase items on the Intenet including travel. Segment 3: How to protect yourself from hackers who prey on travelers. Segment 4: The new travel scams including Juice Hacking. Join Producer Extraordinaire Jim Walsh, Rockin’ Dave Blair and the “Guru […]

Duration:00:42:24