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That’s Why They Call Them The Blues

12/13/2018
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Donovan announces, with a short little story, the end of DGR. Social Media Email: wgrpod@gmail.com Hosts Donovan Adkisson Musical Credits 8-Bit March by Twin Musicom is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://www.twinmusicom.org/ The company, product and service names used in this web site are for identification purposes only. All trademarks and...

Duration:00:02:34

The Daily Geek Report: We’re Trying an Experiment

11/15/2018
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The Daily Geek Report is moving over to another website and re-branding as an experiment. Listen to this quick episode clip to find out what this is about. Social Media Email: wgrpod@gmail.com Hosts Donovan Adkisson Musical Credits 8-Bit March by Twin Musicom is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://www.twinmusicom.org/ The company,...

Duration:00:01:19

Episode 23: November 14, 2018

11/14/2018
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Google services were hijacked, Microsoft re-releases Windows 10 1809 update, police think Alexa may know something about a murder, more privacy woes for Facebook and Apple seems to have a serious Apple ID issue. Source Links Google Services Unreachable After Traffic Hijacking Microsoft re-releases Windows 10 October 2018 Update today after pulling it offline Police...

Duration:00:05:03

Episode 22: November 13, 2018

11/13/2018
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Facebook was down for many on Monday, CloudFlare releases 1.1.1.1 DNS app for iOS and Android, Volkswagen adds Siri integration, Valve pays out $20k for a bug hunt and Firefox tests price tracking extension. Source Links Facebook outage hits some users on East Coast You Can Now Use Cloudflare’s 1.1.1.1 DNS on Mobile Volkswagen owners...

Duration:00:03:15

The Daily Geek Report 21 for November 12, 2018

11/12/2018
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Disney finally reveals the name of its new streaming service, no streaming Netflix on Wii, Fallout 76 gets a massive day one patch, and Battlefield 1 players commemorate Veterans’ Day in game. Source Links Disney unveils the name of its Netflix competitor, plus new Marvel and Star Wars shows Netflix for Wii will stop working...

Duration:00:03:12

The Daily Geek Report 20 for November 9, 2018

11/9/2018
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Roku expands its free streaming channel, the Switch gets YouTube, another Windows 10 bad day, the Model 3 key fob is lacking and half of YouTube users use it to learn something new. Source Links Roku expands its free streaming channel with entertainment and live sports The media-starved Nintendo Switch just got a YouTube shot...

Duration:00:04:22

The Daily Geek Report 19 for November 7, 2018

11/7/2018
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New Now Playing feature added to Pixel 2 and 2 XL, DISH loses subscribers, Google is fighting back against abusive ads, and Bitcoin mining has a hidden cost and it’s getting higher. Source Links Pixel 2, 2 XL Get ‘Now Playing History’ for the Songs Your Phone Hears Dish revenue falls five percent as satellite...

Duration:00:03:19

The Daily Geek Report #18 for November 6, 2018

11/6/2018
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Amazon removes free shipping restrictions for the holidays, the FCC tells telecoms to get their act together in regards to robocalls, a mysterious object could have been an alien probe, the Supreme Court refuses to hear net neutrality challenges, and Blizzard denies allegations it pulled the Diablo 4 announcement at Blizzcon. Source Links Amazon drops...

Duration:00:04:10

The Daily Geek Report #17 for November 5, 2018

11/5/2018
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81,000 Facebook messages stolen, Apple cools its jets on iPhone XR production, Blizzard dealing with negative comments about Diablo Immortal, Microsoft axes a part of streaming to iOS and Android Xbox app and the man that Mario is name after dies at 84. Source Links A Browser Extension Apparently Stole the Private Facebook Messages of...

Duration:00:04:32

The Daily Geek Report #16 for November 2, 2018

11/2/2018
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Spotify beta for watchOS spotted, Samsung’s sub-$100 smartphone, World of Warcraft: Classic demo limitations, hardware service extensions for Apple vintage devices and the “new” Ford Mustang 429 on sale. Source Links Spotify is Coming to Apple Watch With Beta App Available Now 2018 flagship phones cost over $1,000, but Samsung’s about to release a new...

Duration:00:03:44

The Daily Geek Report #15 for October 31, 2018 (Happy Halloween!)

10/31/2018
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Apple watchOS issues, dual-SIM problems on Verizon with iPhones, Google Home Hub insecurities, browsing history attacks and Facebook’s attempt at being relevant in game streaming. Source Links Apple pulls watchOS update that was bricking some Watches New Apple iPhone Problem Suddenly ‘Confirmed’ The Google Home Hub is deeply insecure These new techniques expose your browsing...

Duration:00:04:35

The Daily Geek Report #14 for October 30, 2018

10/30/2018
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Sony has the full list of games to be released on the Sony PlayStation Classic, iOS 12.1 to be available on October 30th with new features, Signal is beta testing even better encryption security, Google has notch-gate, and Twitter’s CEO wants to remove the “like” button from the platform. Source Links Sony Confirms PlayStation Classic...

Duration:00:03:31

The Daily Geek Report Is Coming Back!

10/29/2018
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Donovan announces he’s bringing back The Daily Geek Report podcast! Social Media Email: wgrpod@gmail.com Hosts Donovan Adkisson Musical Credits 8-Bit March by Twin Musicom is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://www.twinmusicom.org/ The company, product and service names used in this web site are for identification purposes only. All trademarks and registered...

Duration:00:00:49

The Daily Geek Report #13 for October 29, 2018

10/29/2018
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Apple may unveil updated iPad and Mac ad October 30th event; Google may be offering a subscription for Android apps; Bringing Fallout 76 to the Switch wasn’t doable; WordPress keeps trying to wipe older versions of its software off the Internet; be careful using Bing and Edge to search for and download other browsers. Source...

Duration:00:04:50

Episode 26: Signs and Portents

7/18/2018
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Donovan announces ending WGR’s run. Social Media Email: wgrpod@gmail.com Hosts Donovan Adkisson Samuel Lewis Shae Jones Musical Credits Iron is Laughter by Twin Musicom is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://www.twinmusicom.org/ 8-Bit March by Twin Musicom is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://www.twinmusicom.org/

Duration:00:01:38

Episode 25: Digital Legacies

7/11/2018
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The full gang is back with Shae even in studio this time around to talk about a study that finds if you own an iPhone or iPad, then you’re rich, some California malls may be sharing their license plate tracking data with ICE (inadvertently), wearing a tie could be dangerous to your health, Amazon may...

Duration:00:56:41

Episode 24: BATs, BITS and Groups

7/6/2018
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Sam and Donovan hold down the fort while Shae is away. Topics of discussion: Brave browser repeals and replaces ads, Facebook Groups testing a subscription feature (NO FACEBOOK ISN’T GOING TO A PAID SERVICE!), the world’s smallest “computer”, a win-win for privacy from the Supreme Court concerning your cellphone location data, YouTube adds a subscription...

Duration:01:25:46

Episode 23: Let The Croc Win

6/22/2018
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After a short hiatus, the entire gang is back! They start off the show discussing Amazon ending the Mayday live video support for Fire tablet devices; Facebook removing the Trending section on their site; new lifesaving features in iOS 12 will securely send your location data to 1st responders; Microsoft buys video discussion site Flipgrid...

Duration:01:24:49

No Episode This Week for WGR

6/5/2018
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Due to potential illness and job change, we won’t have an episode this week. Hope to be back next week! Social Media Email: wgrpod@gmail.com Hosts Donovan Adkisson Samuel Lewis Shae Jones Musical Credits Iron is Laughter by Twin Musicom is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://www.twinmusicom.org/ 8-Bit March by Twin Musicom...

Duration:00:01:34

Episode 22: Security is Not So Secure

6/2/2018
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It’s Sam and Donovan for this episode as life gets in the way for Shae (but he’s ok!). Donovan’s getting tired of the entire Samsung versus Apple patent lawsuits, Apple first accepts then rejects an app from Valve, third-party merchants are killing it on Amazon – but they’re also on Walmart (of all places!), Alexa...

Duration:01:35:54