March 10, 2017
Keeper CEO Darren Guccione joins up from Mobile World Congress to talk about how to create better (and more secure) passwords. We also chat with filmmaker Michael Matheson Miller about his film Poverty, Inc, which examines the impact of foreign aid. Chakameh Shafii of TranQool explains how her new business can help you get access to licensed therapists from the comfort of your home. Plus, in Socially Speaking, we debate the benefits of locking smartphones while watching concerts.
March 1, 2017
Just in case you're impulsive, it's now possible to take back a text you sent before it gets to the recipient. We chat with On Second Thought app creator Maci Peterson about getting control of your messages. Plus, @Brittlestar joins us to talk about his new video series on Twitter and why he's a believer in video growth on this platform. We also get some insight on how to help parents of kids with ADHD with the IGotThis app.
February 23, 2017
AJ+ is spreading the news in unique, social, and mobile ways. Senior correspondent Ahmed Shihab-Eldin joins us to talk about how their organization is connecting a new generation of readers and viewers (and inspiring other media outlets to follow suit). We also chat with Jill Schoolenberg from GoDaddy about how her company is making website building simple for small business owners. Plus, Gadget Match's Michael Josh joins us from Milan with a report that rates the very best smartphone cameras in the world. Finally, in Socially Speaking, we love on and hate on Snapchat Spectacles.
February 15, 2017
We chat with well-known video blogger Amy Schmittauer about how to Vlog Like a Boss. Plus, CBO Johnson Cook joins us to talk about Greenlight, a new and innovative debit card that's built just for kids. Also on the show, the President of Sleepace, Howard Borenstein, shares how his company's devices can help you get a better night's sleep (at an affordable price!) and Globalive's Anthony Lacavera explains how a new global hub for artificial intelligence will further cement Canada as an AI leader.
February 9, 2017
Michael McNally joins us to talk about how the world's most famous toy company is using programming to bring LEGO to life. Plus, get expert advice from real "Sensay" people while chatting on your favorite messaging app. We also speak with Stream about making a living as a live video streamer. In Socially Speaking, we discuss the benefits of taking a pause from your job.
February 1, 2017
Steve Shillingford joins us to chat about his new app Sudo, which puts safety and privacy back in your hands thanks to on-demand phones numbers and email addresses. Plus, @Brittlestar is back to talk about Musical.ly and why your pre-teens and teens can't get enough of growing community. We also chat with Beddit about how their sleep tracker measures your rest without disturbing you. In Socially Speaking, we discuss why a robot kill switch is the next must-have tech.
January 24, 2017
We chat with FoodMarble about AIRE, a portable app-connected gadget to help you better manage with your digestive system. Plus, Michael Josh is back from CES with his top picks (from friendly robots to ultra-thin TVs). We also speak with the inventor of email, Shiva Ayyadurai about the future of the inbox and why some people dispute his role.
January 3, 2017
Guy Kawasaki joins us to chat design basics with Canva. Plus, Jill Dyche from SAS on using big data to help rescue dogs and Jennifer Flanagan from Actua on bringing STEM studies to remote communities. We also talk with tech leaders from Maven and Ripples.
January 1, 2017
Jeff MacArthur joins us to talk about how Facebook is building new tools to fight fake news in the wake of the United States presidential election. Plus, our best Power Friend @Brittlestar brings us the latest on how a group of hardcore Viners (sort of) saved the Vine app. Also, on the show, KidsWifi CTO Kris Braun on his company's new easy-to-manage device to keep your kids safe online.
December 20, 2016
Smart home technology is improving daily to keep us safe inside our homes. Lockitron Co-Founder Paul Gerhardt joins us on this episode to explain why his company's innovative hardware and software is leading the way. Also on the show, Michael Josh shares some last minute gift giving ideas for the geek on your holiday shopping list. Plus, LiveLike Co-Founder Miheer Walavalkar explains how virtual reality is turning your living room into a sports arena (and why it will be a headset-free experience).