This week futurist, polymath, technology expert, and author Phil Simon visits Pop Tech Jam. In the news segment J.D. and Pedro crank up the rumor mill, Microsoft gets into the touch screen business get set to release the latest version of their OS. Also in the news Google gets a smackdown from the U.S. government, the DNSChanger threat and a new Open Source game console gets ready to make a play for your living room.
Independence Holiday here in the U.S. but no rest for J.D. and Pedro. Google introduces new Nexus branded gear, Facebook’s default email kerfuffle continues, and Amazon gets knocked off of its cloud. Pedro explains cramming in a new Tech Term and J.D. has helpful hints for protecting electronics from the summer sun.
Microsoft continues to dominate the news as they go on a Social Network shopping spree; Pedro has some tips for improving the audio on home video projects; and J.D. on tech pioneer Grace Hopper.
A mega-giant tech company dominates the news this week with the announcement of a new tablet computer…but it’s not the fruit themed one. Nope. Nuh unh. Microsoft stirs up quite a buzz with their new Surface tablet. J.D. serves up another (Hopefully) Helpful Hint and Pedro takes a look at some iPad input devices.
This was a big news week so we packed in as many headlines as we could; J.D. tears Pedro away from the tube long enough to discuss streaming television on mobile devices; and Pedro has another Tech Term of the Week.
Along with a heaping helping of news headlines Pedro gives us his picks for alternatives to your default mobile browser and J.D. offers up a Hopefully Helpful Hint on how to store PDF files on your smartphone.
J.D and Pedro break down all the week’s tech news and share their favorite iOS camera apps plus Pedro takes the “Tech Term of the Week” out of mothballs.
In this pilot episode J.D. and I give you tech news, a summer movie preview and a recipe…in other words, the same geekery and tomfoolery you’ve come to expect from us. Speaking for myself, I make no apologies. JAMMERS ASSEMBLE!!!!!!!!!! ^PRR