BoomerTechRadio December 9, 2017

This week’s show, recorded Live at KCNR features assisted suicide machines that remind me of a scene in “Soylent Green”; CryptoCurrency Scams on the rise; More concerns about the volatility of BitCoin; The list of those who will NOT accept BitCoin gets bigger; Keeping kids safe online; Desert Island Tablet!; Best Gadgets of 2017 (turns out I have a few) Google vs Amazon Steel Cage Deathmatch; North Carolina County refuses to pay computer ransom; Star Wars’ Daisy Ridley turns her back on Social Media and why; Smart Luggage Ban.  Tech News you can use with Bob and Brenda.

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BoomerTechRadio, December 2, 2017

We continue to look at the best tech ideas for gift giving, and catch up on Bitcoin, Cybersecurity, Entertainment and new products on the market and in the pipeline.  Two hours of Tech News You Can Use.

 

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November 25, 2017

This week:  Mobile Phone Basics, How cellphones help catch hit and run drivers.   Black Friday Deals extended. Computer Museum. Bitcoin/Blockchain explained — again.  More Malware warnings.  New tablet suggestions.  Sex dolls revisited.  Apple deals.  Echo/Home speakers.  Tech News You Can Use!  Show was recorded live.

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November 11, 2017

Happy Veteran’s Day, this episode posted out of sequence due to a server error at our end.  Enjoy!

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BoomerTechRadio November18, 2017

In our first segment, Sexologist Dr. Nancy Sutton-Pierce joins us in studio for a lively discussion of the impact of sex robots on society and the new conversation about women in high tech workplaces.  We also will look at the hottest sellers for this holiday season and what you can except on Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

Tech News You Can Use!

 

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11-04-17 BoomerTechRadio

Brenda is back!   We had intended to do this program Live on KCNR-1460 but our septic tank had other ideas.  Listen to the program and see what’s happening this week with Goodies Gadgets and Gizmos!

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October 28, 2017

My last week solo, Brenda will return next week.  Feedback to boomertechradio@gmail.com

 

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October 21. 2014

This week, Bob solos the show.  Topics covered include:  Technology makes a boating vacation on the Sacramento Delta so much easier, then it’s time to disconnect; Huffington has a tech app that lets you brag about how disconnected you are; Life with a Galaxy Note 8, one month on; Google and Microsoft beat each other up; Taking another look at the Edge Browser; Rumors of the death of the Apple Mac Mini may be greatly exaggerated; Best buy in a budget phone; More Equifax fallout; The Bitcoin Bubble Bobble and why it’s useful to study the history of the Tulip Bubble; Apple being sued over use of the term “Animoji”.

Tech News You Can Use!

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BoomerTechRadio October 14, 2017

This week: An unsent text message is ruled a legal will in Australia; Netflix is feeling competition; Google’s Home Mini unintentional (?) eavesdropping fixed; How soon self-aware machines?  How soon humanoid robots?; The Giant Mecha Battle is coming soon!; Why would you make a speaker out of concrete?; Apple donates to CA wildfire relief; Facebook owes you an apology; Driverless Car Update:  Bitcoin bubble; Robot bugs!; Robot girlfriends!

 

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BoomerTechRadio, October 7, 2017

This week, Google Assistant grows a pair; Google Assistant is the Smartest…but only as smart as a six year old;  Echo or Home?  Depends on what phone you own; Android Wear watches are vahishing; Google Assistant can do SoundHound tricks; The new Google Home speakers include a room shaking $400 beast; Best Android Apps; Mattel’s creepy toys; More reasons than ever to ditch your Yahoo Account, or at least change that old outdated password you used on ten different sites; Equifax mishandles your information–wins a big government contract; Social Media and Conspiracy Theories; Netflix wants mo-money, but offering more shows; Self-driving cars and Seniors.  More Tech News You Can Use.

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