Comcast, and the commoditization of YOUR privacy! Have you ever heard the praises of Comcast’s customer service? How they put their customers first, have accurate, on-time billing, and generally look out for our good? No? That’s okay, neither have we. So, rather than buck their trend, Comcast has decided they have a new service they’d like to sell you: Privacy. Pay more or be watched by their advertising! How… yeah… Ready for hour two? Click here!
Protect your Privacy! Scammers are a sad fact of life. They call you, they email you, they try to trick you online, and they’re at the forefront of every new means of communication. If we ever become telepathic, they’ll be trying to con you via brainwaves within a week! Jonathan and LD hit up some big things they’ve been up to recently so you’re better informed on how to deal with those scumbags! Miss hour one? Listen here!
Computers 101: E-cycling – Part 1 Marty McMahon from Maui County’s Electronic Recycling Program joined Jonathan, LD, and Sam to go over the history of our island’s excellent eCycling program, plus its future! Got questions? He went over quite a bit about recycling your old electronics! Ready to listen to Part 2? Click here!
E-Cycling – Part 2 We continue where we left off! Looking for ideas on how to recycle your computer? Sure, you can eCycle it, but you can also give it a new job! We look at not only prepping your computer for eCycling but ways to use old computers! Missed Part 1? Click here!
What’s Up with Intel? The computing landscape has been changing for a while now, but this past week a huge shift with one of the biggest players was announced. Intel announced layoffs and that desktop computing will no longer be their primary focus! What are we to do? How will that change things? To hear what the near future may hold, listen in to hour two by clicking here!
Windows 10 Anniversary Edition Preview Windows 10 will be coming up on its first birthday! Come July 29th, it’ll be 1 year old and will be getting an update with new features to try and make it better than ever for the upcoming computing future! What are some of the features we know about now? Listen in! Missed hour one where we walk about the upcoming changing future of computers with Microsoft and Intel? Click here!
This show was a grab bag! Hour one? What’s Coming for Apple? Are you looking forward to a new iPad or Mac? Or curious about Apple vs the FBI? We talk about that as well as go over the week’s news in tech!
Windows 10, Android, and Phone OS How important are OS updates? Very! Updates add features, which is great, but they also improve security by patching holes, reinforcing different areas, etc. So, how do the various smart phones stack up against each other in that regard? The answer might surprise you, but here’s a hint: the #1 smartphone out there has the worst time getting its updates out to users because of two major roadblocks! In this hour, we talk about not only this, but Jonathan throws us a quick story on the latest scammer to call him from “Microsoft”!