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Ford Sync Developer Program – CES 2013

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 7:55 — 202.9MB) Adding apps for Wall Street Journal, Aha Radio and even Amazon Cloud Player, Ford continues to move forward with their Sync in-car system. About a year and a half ago Ford partnered with our friends at Bug Labs to create a more customized experience. At CES they moved it forward with the Developer program. They encourage programmers to make apps that can help with the drive while keeping the hands on the wheel and the eyes on the road. (www.ford.com) Interview by Todd Cochrane of Geek News Central for the TechPodcast...

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Supertooth Disco Bluetooth Speakerbar

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 10:21 — 211.0MB) Remember those boom boxes of the 80’s? Big and bulky, with a radio and tape player. Now, we have smaller devices and thousands of songs on MP3. But our smaller devices really don’t sound better than the big bulky boomboxes. Not anymore. The Supertooth Disco lets you play from your iPod, iPad or iPhone with a speaker system that is portable and easy to hold. The Supertooth Disco is a Bluetooth device that can be charged up, so you have no wires when you use it. If you don’t have Bluetooth...

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Stitcher’s Rachel Eaton Talks Podcasts on Mobile Devices – @blogworld

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 4:14 — 69.3MB) No, this version of Stitcher is not a sewing machine. This is a great application for anyone who is an podioholic (Podcast aficionado). If you have a smart phone and you listen to podcasts, then you should have Stitcher on your phone. Stitcher lets you get your favorite podcasts quick and easy – Just load up the phone, find the shows you want to listen to and mark as a favorite. It will then put those shows into your aggregator. There are many new features coming to Stitcher, but most...

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Ford Immersion Lab: Drive Ford Cars Virtually – Ford Tour

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (44.4MB) It’s a nice spring day. I roll down the window and place my arm on the door. I turn up the radio. It makes for a cool ride down the street, but I don’t always think “do the engineers worry about this stuff?” The answer is: Yes, they do. The next stop in the Ford Tour was the Immersion Lab. We walked in to see a shell of a Ford Vehicle surrounded by motion capture cameras. Elizabeth Baron** was our guide for this section as she talked about what Ford does to...

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Ford Car Track, Apple iPads for Cash, Google TV: 5 Tech Things

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (42.9MB) This week on the 5 Tech Things you Should know: We look at Tech Stocks and how in the last week they have been falling. Are we done with the Quasi-recession? Apple refused a woman buying an iPad with cash. Now Apple has changed their policies. Google hits big with Android and Google TV, but will the FCC step in? The happenings at Ford this week – Microsoft Sync is improving A different way to talk about the new Twitter App, as you hear the song from the Pimps of Joytime: Joytime...

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TSO: Twitter Search Optimization and how it can work like SEO

Most have heard of SEO – search engine optimization. It seems to be a common phrase nowadays. Every now and then I even hear ads on the radio that promote SEO because it is a viable thing for anybody’s website. The better it is searched, the more traffic that can come to it. However, there is another trend that has been creeping up. The same ideals, but this time In the microblog field. Something that could easily be known as TSO – or Twitter Search Optimization. Some practice this new ideal and others are even really good at it; but...

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Ramblings 6-28-09 – Where’d the Week Go?

Busy Week Thanks for coming to the site. We had another great week – busy week. It was a lot of fun and really productive. Post – HPTF Of course, we went to Vegas the week before to cover the HP Technology Forum Expo. Andy McCaskey, Kara Karsten and myself were working hard with interviews, product reviews and more. This week was planning to get some of the videos out to you. So far, we’ve posted the HP POD video on Friday and have a lot more coming soon. Summer of Podcasts – Podcast Carnivale This is what really took...

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CES 2009 – Blaupunkt – Internet Car Radio

Save 10% on your Godaddy.com order using Promo Code “Pod125″ Visit Rawvoiceoffers.com and use the Promo code “Blaupunkt” for more info. It’s not a show with Ashton Kutcher catching celebrities off guard, but Ashton could possibly be on this someday. Are you a fan of Internet radio? Would you like to see IR in your car? Well Blaupunkt might be for you. Andy learns more about this product. Although this product is not coming out until the 2nd half of 2009, it is something to really look forward to.

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Webware 100 Winners – Who won, and what’s new.

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (2.3MB) Podcast (quickcast): Play in new window | Download (Duration: 5:01 — 2.3MB) Web Apps.  Can we live without them anymore? What did we ever do without them? Webware put out it’s top 100 and we’re going to go through them and see what was good, what was bad, and what was… well, you know.. Webware is a site dedicated to watching what is popping up out on the internet. Any application that a web developer puts out will be checked out and reported on by this organization. It’s a good thing, too....

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Writers Strike – The After Effect

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (2.4MB) Podcast (quickcast): Play in new window | Download (Duration: 5:17 — 2.4MB) One hundred days. Imagine a produce department without fresh produce for 100 days. Imagine not stepping into a room for 100 days. Now imagine no new programming written for 100 days. Or wait – was it? The writers’ strike ended on Feb 13th, just in time for the Oscars. The main issues the writers were bringing up were that they were getting paid for content to be aired on TV. However people also watch the show online as well as...