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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:18:14 +0000Ok it is time to hire an assistant. If you have 3-4 hours a week let me know your interested in the position. Primarily logistics and some show preparation assistance. Absolutely jam packed show tonight where we share some Google Secrets. Download the Audio Show File Show Notes: Google 1. Google 2. Google 3. Sharks … Continue reading GNC #1149 Google Secrets
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 02:03:59 +0000Well Yahoo was hacked “two” years ago to the tune of 500 Million accounts. Why has it been two years since the hack happened and we are only finding out now. Download the Audio Show File Show Notes: Yahoo Hack. Verizon in Pickle. MI6 Recruiting. Airbnb Raises Cash. Give us your DNA. More Leaked Info. … Continue reading GNC #1148 Yahoo Hacked Big Time!
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 01:40:29 +0000After 80 hours of Facebook Puragtory I was granted access to my account again after I provided 5 forms of ID. Totally crazy I talk about it at length on the show today. Big thanks to anyone that may have intervened. Download the Audio Show File Show Notes: Town Looses Muni Broadband. No Pardon for … Continue reading GNC #1147 Facebook Purgatory Lifted
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 07:27:47 +0000Ohana No tech this show, I take sometime to share the details of Shoko’s mom passing and what has been happening here. Apologize for no tech news tonight, just did not have the heart for it. Download the Audio Show File
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 08:07:17 +0000You are not going to believe how much OPM did not spend on Security. It is no wonder they where hacked, and two stupid to realize that true security does not come cheap. Plus a host of other things happening in the tech world… Rant On. Download the Audio Show File Show Notes: OPM Hacking … Continue reading GNC #1145 OPM Utter Security Failure
Fri, 09 Sep 2016 08:50:27 +0000I have some choice words for Naughty Apple and the iPhone 7 and their stupidity in removing the headset jack. Plus this show was almost the show that wasn’t with a very late start thus the abbreviated show notes tonight. Download the Audio Show File Show Notes: Live Long and Prosper @ 50. Binge Watch … Continue reading GNC #1144 Naughty Apple
Tue, 06 Sep 2016 05:37:21 +0000Very short show tonight folks dug through to find you the news coming of a Labor Day weekened. Big thanks to Mike and Don for doing the show for me while I was in Vegas. It was nice to not have to stress getting the show out. Some stuff churning here on the personal front, … Continue reading GNC #1143 Back in the Saddle
Fri, 02 Sep 2016 05:24:59 +0000The Gadget Professor Mr Don Baine is our guest host today. Big thanks to Don for hosting the show tonight as I am getting back from Travel.
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 02:01:46 +0000Audio Only Tonight Mike Dell here filling in for Todd this week. I do the Podcast Help Desk and Mike Dell’s World Podcast. I have a stack of stuff for you in this episode of Geek News Central. One thing I noticed tonight while getting ready for the show… Sites are wising up to the … Continue reading GNC #1141 Electric Jet Powered Garbage Trucks
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 08:17:34 +0000Almost all iPhones and iPad’s have a serious zero day hack. It’s so bad you should update your phone NOW! The defense wall that Apple build has been breached in three different locations that can allow a simple link you click to compromise nearly everything in your phone. The was such a good hack that … Continue reading GNC #1140 iPhone Zero Day Hack
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 08:00:59 +0000Never have emails ever plagued one person more that Hillary Clinton. If she wins the White House their will be note paper for everyone and a shredder in every room. More on her email saga and of course all of the latest news and tech. You will also notice I am experimenting with the intro … Continue reading GNC #1139 Email Trail
Fri, 19 Aug 2016 08:14:41 +0000Some minor changes to the show intro format part of a bigger plan on some things coming down the line. Lots of thought provoking news in today’s show. Big thank you to all of our insider supporters. If you are not an insider consider becoming one today. Download the Audio Show File Show Notes: Comcast … Continue reading GNC #1138 Mobile Unlimited Data is Back!
Tue, 16 Aug 2016 08:20:24 +0000Google Hangouts will no longer be supported on Google+ but for those with YouTube accounts will live to see another day on that platform. Update on Muni Broadband, it appears that the EFF is going to join the fight in getting states to overturn legislation that prevents muni-broadband projects. Download the Audio Show File Show … Continue reading GNC #1137 Google Hangouts RIP?
Fri, 12 Aug 2016 07:19:18 +0000Muni Broadband suffered a major setback and the FCC got smacked down big time by a district appeals court and hands a big win to states that want to halt muni-broadband. At the same time you have Charter telling Time Warner to stop selling blazing broadband. It is obvious that ISP’s are back in the … Continue reading GNC #1136 Big Loss on Muni Broadband
Fri, 05 Aug 2016 08:06:01 +0000Comcast may be the next company you have to bargain with to pay them to not sell your surfing habits with potential advertisers. Interesting in how with some companies you pay them to provide you a service yet they consider spying on you to eek out a little more income. Very disgusting. Download the Audio … Continue reading GNC #1135 Your Privacy and Comcast
Tue, 02 Aug 2016 08:35:36 +0000Big news out of Uber China and I also talk about Zika. Plus some heart to heart with the Ohana.. Then I top it off with some close to home UFO discussions. Make sure you get caught up because wow you get to see what I saw. Download the Audio Show File Show Notes: Zika! … Continue reading GNC #1134 Uber & Zika
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 08:07:22 +0000Getty Images the ultimate image litigator gets sued by a artist who has over 18,000 images in the public domain that Getty has allegedly laid claim & copyright to. She seeks 1 billion dollars in damages. Seems about right. Getty is world famous for strong arming sites into paying up, often times the website owner … Continue reading GNC #1133 Getty gets Sued
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:31:16 +0000I have some fun tonight on Verizons behalf for being so stupid to buy Yahoo for almost 5 billion dollars. Yahoo’s founder tonight probably wishes he sold to Microsoft for 50 billion when he had the chance. Winner Microsoft.. I also talk about the absolute stupidity of the DNC and what they allowed to happen … Continue reading GNC #1132 Yahoo Dumped on Verizon
Fri, 22 Jul 2016 07:58:48 +0000Verizon plays dirty in forcing a number of their unlimited customers to throttled plans and has decided to be a bully. Verizon made a bad business decision before and consumers chose wisely now they are going to be forced to pay up or have their accounts canceled. Verizon is going to invoke the nuclear option. … Continue reading GNC #1131 Verizon Plays Dirty
Tue, 19 Jul 2016 08:21:19 +0000Their is a crazy deal for privacy violations in works that would allow the US/UK to collect their citizens data in each others countries being proposed by the administration. Sadly some companies are actually behind the initiative that has each governement looking to figure a way through legislation to make it happen. This is after … Continue reading GNC #1130 Deal for Privacy
Fri, 15 Jul 2016 08:18:43 +0000Burning the candle on both ends here folks, things have been as crazy as ever. Believe me though it is a good thing. Today we roll back the time machine and Nintendo is about to introduce the Nintendo Mini and wow people are going crazy over the announcement. I have a stacked show today and … Continue reading GNC #1129 Nintendo Mini
Tue, 12 Jul 2016 08:08:45 +0000Pokemon Go Fever is sweeping the country every place I go people are playing the game and getting some serious exercise. If you play Ingress you know where all the Pokemon Go Gym’s are as they match the portals. Quite amazing and it is obvious that the Niantic folks have a winner on their hands … Continue reading GNC #1128 Pokemon Go Fever
Fri, 01 Jul 2016 08:36:30 +0000The Tesla Auto-Pilot is loved by their owners. But apparently one driver trusted it way to much, and from all appearances was not paying attention as Tesla recommends when the car ran under a turning Semi. The driver died at the scene. It is unknown what the driver was doing only that the car nor … Continue reading GNC #1127 Tesla Auto-Pilot Kills First Driver
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:03:32 +0000Google is getting into the Kids Toys that train them to use logic and code using what is calle Google Bloks. Designed to teach young kids the logic behind coding.. Being a programmer requires incredible logic skills and lot of math.. This is one step by Google to help kids understand logic flow a lot … Continue reading GNC #1126 Google Bloks
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 08:01:25 +0000Big announcement today Roku comes to Windows 10, Laptops and Tablets can now run Roku and all associated channels.. This is huge you no longer need a dedicated Roku device and can use your own device. I have a ton of tech news along with some weird content for your entertainment value. Download the Audio … Continue reading GNC #1125 Roku comes to Windows 10
Tue, 21 Jun 2016 07:46:33 +0000It’s time to start providing some enhanced content, you are going to as what the heck that means? Well it is time to broaden the shows horizon a little bit and explore some content that I have always loved, but have not covered in the past. Details are in the show and I hope all … Continue reading GNC #1124 Enhanced Content
Fri, 17 Jun 2016 08:05:12 +0000DNC Hacked – Hard to believe that one of the most powerful political groups in America had their servers hacked by Russians.. Shows you they should have spend a little more time locking things down. Big gift to the RNC that is for sure.. Lot’s to share tonight way beyond the DNC hack. I also … Continue reading GNC #1123 DNC Hacked Big Time
Tue, 14 Jun 2016 07:54:46 +0000I spend time today talking about the LinkedIn Acquisition and its business impact. I also cover in depth the WWDC announcements and the changes coming to the MacOS / iOS. I also cover the new Patent Troll ruling and the impact to businesses. Back in the battle rhythm here. Download the Audio Show File Show … Continue reading GNC #1122 WWDC Anouncements + Trolls Win
Fri, 10 Jun 2016 08:05:01 +0000Back from my trip to Michigan and back in the studio. One extra episodes missed but when there is no news not a lot you can do about it. I have a lot to share and an action packed show. Download the Audio Show File Show Links: Mars Stinks. Mostly Cloudy. What is the True … Continue reading GNC #1121 Back in the Studio
Fri, 27 May 2016 08:22:55 +0000Google wins big over Oracle and sent their lawyers home to work on their appeal. Wrapping up 6 years of litigation and a big win for fair use advocates. This case was a big deal and if upheld by appeals court should help programmers worldwide. I have another monster show for you so enjoy and … Continue reading GNC #1120 Google wins Big
Tue, 24 May 2016 08:39:17 +0000This is a monster show with a massive amount of critical content and news stories you are not going to want to miss. We have news on Facebook who is saying that they are innocent and not guilty of manipulating the news.. Some conservative voices have weighed in on meetings that. Download the Audio Show … Continue reading GNC #1119 Facebook says it’s Innocent!
Fri, 20 May 2016 07:42:22 +0000Still dealing with Jet lag bad but the show had a bunch of great tech in it tonight. Lot’s of Military Tech articles covered as well. The studio has lost some weight, cable weight that is, with lots of streamlining in progress. Download the Audio Show File Show Links: Cable Box Battle. Facebook in Trouble … Continue reading GNC #1118 Military Tech Toys
Tue, 17 May 2016 08:12:21 +0000It’s absolutely wonderful to be back in the studio. But Murphies law played a trick on me.. I discuss whats happening here and a pile of tech news including how cable companies are crying wolf .. Glad to be back in Hawaii for a couple of weeks. Download the Audio Show File Show Links: Cable … Continue reading GNC #1117 Cable Companies Crying Wolf
Fri, 13 May 2016 03:51:58 +0000Comcast appears to be up to the same old tricks in using third parties to do their dirty work.. Quick show today back to the studio next week. Lot’s accomplished these two past weeks on the road but ready for some Aloha. Download the Audio Show File Show Links: Glass Repairman Needed on ISS. Western … Continue reading GNC #1116 Comcast up to same old Tricks!
Tue, 10 May 2016 03:20:54 +0000Appears Facebook may be playing favorites when it comes to the content it presents the masses. Several editors have come forward and presented concerning evidence that shows Facebook may need to look at how it’s not serving at least 50% of it’s users. Download the Audio Show File Show Links: Suppressing Conservative News. HMV on … Continue reading GNC #1115 Facebook Editorial Agenda?
Fri, 06 May 2016 05:16:14 +0000Shame on you Apple! Apple has been deleting music off, of users computers for those that have signed up for Apple Music.. It’s a really bad situation artist are loosing original music and what is recovered is not the original version. Very nasty stuff. Download the Audio Show File Show Links: Apple Loosing Users Music. … Continue reading GNC #1114 Shame on You Apple!
Tue, 03 May 2016 02:48:07 +0000Road Show today with an Audio only. Lots of hot tech topics in this episode and a little more laid back show today. Download the Audio Show File Show Links: Malware Creator Fined. Twitter Case Partially Dismissed. Give me your Fingerprint. Tesla Hepa Filtering. Reset WiFi Plug. H1-B Fraud. SI2 to Phoenix. VR Gone Wrong. Remote … Continue reading GNC #1113 Road Show
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:56:22 +0000Unless Congress does something, the Supreme Court has given the FBI More Power. They will be able to Judge shop and get a warrant issued for any electronic devices, anyplace in the country from any jurisdiction in the country.. Need a warrant in California go to a Judge in Alabama and vice versa.. The Supreme … Continue reading Supreme Court gives FBI More Power #1112
Tue, 26 Apr 2016 08:11:28 +0000So tonight I tried the new Facebook Live feature and had Facebook – YouTube – Livestream all live at the same time . To get the Facebook quality up where I want it I need to make a couple of cable changes, but overall it’s not bad. Facebook stream is not as good a quality … Continue reading Facebook – YouTube – Livestream Live #1111
Sat, 16 Apr 2016 01:50:49 +0000No video version this episode Mike Dell here. Guest hosting for Todd this week. I am the host of Podcast Help Desk and Geek of the North, both on the Tech Podcasts Network. I have a smaller stack of stuff than Todd normally has, but I hope it will tide you over for your Geek … Continue reading 3rd Party Cable Boxes #1110
Tue, 12 Apr 2016 08:56:31 +0000Congratulations SpaceX on a successful landing on the Barge. Was awe inspiring. In addition today Ohana, I have a full stack of tech news.. Mike Dell will be guest hosting next show, so I am sure he will entertain you better than I do.. I off to the World Wide Radio Summit and then NAB. … Continue reading Congratulations SpaceX #1109
Fri, 08 Apr 2016 01:51:14 +0000Had a humbling experience today and I am eager to share with you. A great line up of tech news, and a surprise from my sponsor. Download the Audio Show File Show Links: Uber Military. Apple Mac Pro long in the Tooth. FBI Plays Coy. Buy an Identity. VoloCopter. Parents Love. Blizzard goes on Defense. … Continue reading Is Apple Slipping #1108
Mon, 04 Apr 2016 22:09:11 +0000My apologies and the abridged show notes, I wanted to get a show out but did not have time to finish adding all the links due to needing to get to the airport. I have linked to the listener links, huge thanks on the show feedback today as well and those of you that have … Continue reading Solar Impulse and Tesla #1107
Fri, 01 Apr 2016 08:02:26 +0000Had an interesting experience on Facebook yesterday caused by a group of people not getting all the facts or choosing to ignore all the facts. Was a wake up call for me that we live a highly charged world where people do not want to discuss issues, they would rather apply labels. That and a … Continue reading Facebook is where Mobs Hangout #1106
Mon, 28 Mar 2016 19:11:53 +0000Interesting study being highlighted in the first story tonight about Mass Surveillance and Free Speech. Chilling if you read it. I fumble around the studio and you should enjoy the show over my Pre-Show exploits. Download the Audio Show File Listener Link: Does iPod Represent Future of Computing? Abridged Show Links: Mass surveillance silences minority … Continue reading Is Mass Surveillance Tainting Free Speech #1105
Fri, 25 Mar 2016 03:39:20 +0000The Battle for Constitutional Rights continue It seems their is a never ending story of battles between all levels of government. Privacy seem to be the word of the year so far, and largely the American Public continuing to loose the battle, with actions from Congress being little more than token representation. Download the Audio … Continue reading The Battle for Constitutional Rights Continue #1104
Tue, 22 Mar 2016 04:55:27 +0000Apple’s Announcement today was very disappointing to the tech heads expecting something more. The public has become used to Apple really upping the game.. But in this instance it was just introducing some new products and not advancing very far. Download the Audio Show File Abridged Show Links: Apple Boring? Apple Slowing Down? 10 Min … Continue reading Apple’s Announcement Disappoints #1103
Fri, 18 Mar 2016 08:21:06 +0000Today’s show I explain some of the new features we will be using with the Tricaster AE with NDI upgrade plus all the tech news you can handle. So would you be able to go without daylight if you had Internet.. I think you will be shocked by the number of people that would. Download … Continue reading Tricaster AE with NDI #1102
Tue, 15 Mar 2016 07:41:36 +0000Seems I have been issuing wayward Amazon Echo commands, apparently commanding your Amazon Echo by telling Alexa to play the latest edition of the Geek News Central Podcast. My Sincere apologies all that plus a pile of tech news and information you are going to want to check out. I am also introducing something new … Continue reading Wayward Amazon Echo Commands Episode #1101
Fri, 11 Mar 2016 08:01:54 +0000Geek News Central Episode 1100 is in the can.. Seems like that 100 was the hardest yet. Very humbled your still all here and that we are still moving together as an Ohana.. Only 900 more till 2000 so on we march. I have a heavy packed tech show today as well so hold on. … Continue reading Geek News Central Episode 1100
Tue, 08 Mar 2016 08:02:18 +0000The inventor of email Ray Tomlinson passed away this past weekend. He is widely credited in inventing email a proud legacy. I talk about how communications have evolved over the past 30 years and some of the perils of modern communications. I also talk more about creating historical videos about your past and your family … Continue reading GNC #1099 Email a Legacy to be Proud
Fri, 04 Mar 2016 07:39:57 +0000How low will they go? Billboards are now Spying on us as we drive buy. Courtesy of comcast and their mobile partners who have come up with a way to collect intelligence on us as we drive by. You think big brother is out to track you, you need to think again and understand what … Continue reading GNC #1098 Billboards are now Spying on us.
Tue, 01 Mar 2016 08:06:53 +0000Pissed of the Aliens? Yes I go there, but your going to be surprised on how I get there. :) Dad duty called last Thursday so apologize for no show but I think I make it up to you in this one. If nothing else you are going to get a good laugh. I want … Continue reading GNC #1097 Have we Pissed off the Aliens?
Tue, 23 Feb 2016 07:44:33 +0000The real privacy battle is the war that is waging behind our browsers and how companies are watching our every move to the point of it being downright creppy. We are on the march finally to 1100 and looking forward to getting over that line. Great feedback from the last show, only bad thing audio … Continue reading GNC #1096 The Real Privacy Battle is Facing Us!
Fri, 19 Feb 2016 08:09:50 +0000I break this Apple debate down hard, they are simply stuck between Patriot and Privacy in the end we will see if you agree with me on where their minds should be. A hard hitting look at what is going on here and some realities of the situation. I am so glad to be back … Continue reading GNC #1095 Apple between Patriot and Privacy