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PTJ 92: With a LIttle Help From Their Friend

It’s our very first crossover episode as comedian Mike Robles of the Robles & Rosado podcast stops by to help El Kaiser while J.D. is away. Mike reveals the details of the very special relationship he shares with his smartphone and tries his best to understand what drives Pedro’s notorious gadget lust.

In the news, Target’s CEO takes the bullet for the department store’s recent data theft messGregg Steinhafel steps down after a 35 year career with the retailer. 

Antivirus software is dead according to Symantec, manufacturers of Norton Antivirus, one of the top selling anti-malware software in the world.

Fresh on the heels of their announcement of a merger with Time Warner Cable, Comcast gets into the video game business with the announcement of a streaming arrangement with EA Games for the cable giant’s new X1 platform.

And finally, if you’re anything like El Kaiser  #AmazonCart Might be just what you have been waiting for. The new hashtag lets you add items to your Amazon shopping cart directly from your Twitter feed.

PTJ 68: Geeking Out With Comedian Mike Robles

Television personality and producer Mike Robles visits with El Kaiser to discuss life, work, and how the Emmy Award winning comedian uses social media to both expand his audience and interact with his existing fanbase. Are you ready to work on your first novel but only have 30 days to do it? No worries! National Novel Writing Month is “write” around the corner and J.D. fills us in on the yearly Internet-based project and introduces us to some tools that can help you get started on that potential bestseller. In the news, remembering a computing pioneer with a Wikipedia Editathon; Twitter updates its direct messaging system; Google causes a stir with an update to its privacy policy; Apple confirms a second fall announcement; Netflix is heading to a cable set-top box near you; and a new consortium hopes to eliminate linkrot for links and documents cited in legal documents.