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Samsung Galaxy S5 vs HTC One M8: The Throwdown Part 1

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 7:14 — 82.3MB) In this two part video, I take a look at the Samsung Galaxy S5 over the HTC One M8 – both are the latest Android phones for their respected manufacturers. Both of these phones are on loan from Verizon. After playing with the Samsung S5, I see why it s one of the top smartphones on the market. Samsung definitely takes the Android software and makes its own. A great camera, powerful battery and even more secure with its own fingerprint scanner to unlock the phone. Let s start...

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The Mobile Payment: Is It Safer than the Credit Card?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 50:48 — 34.9MB) Hope you had an awesome Easter weekend. The temperatures took a swift kick and spring all of a sudden was here. Bought a firepit to enjoy in the backyard – along with some new found bicycling trails around the area here. Catching up on everything – the NAB videos are starting to wrap as I have some new products to review. TWIGG was a laid back show last night as we talked news of Google Glass.   Hotline – 608-205-4378 – geekazine (at) gmail.com Download the audio version Subscribe...

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Netflix courts Cable. Roku, Apple TV Should do the Same?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (0.0KB) Monday was a long but productive day. At Midnight, we launched the TPN at CES crowdfund – a crowdfund project for our trip out to CES. I talk about why we need it. Last night on TWIGG.TV we talked with Kathi Browne about Google Glass and Healthcare. It was a great hour worth of content about what the medical profession is planning for Glass. I’m also in the hunt for a new computer. Its time to get a newer processor so video can be processed faster. Hotline – 608-205-4378 – geekazine (at)...

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Kirk H&J: Wireless Smartphone Charging – CES 2013 Live

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 9:36 — 212.1MB) Kirk H&J offers an entire range of Inpofi devices and models that enable wireless charging using a proprietary transfer system called “Electric Transfer” to charge devices by placing them on the charging surface. For the Samsung S3 – you remove the back to install the system.  For the iPhone there are a variety of cases , currently for the iPhone 4 – with the iPhone 5 due in the first quarter of 2013.  Charging times are similar to wired systems, and offer over 90% efficiency. You can mix and...

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SXSW 2012 in Pictures Part 2

Continuing on with more pictures from SXSW. Check out SXSW 2012 in Pictures Part 1 for more. These pictures were taken at Guero’s Taco Bar (Chevy Alltop party), Lambert’s (Chaotic Moon Pirate Party),  then from the Samsung Blogger lounge at SXSW, and the SXSW Expo floor.  We were also at the Lustre Pearl bar, Kingdom, The Mashable Party and more! I also got some pictures with Harley Morenstein of Epic Mealtime, Daria Musk, John Pozadzides of Geekbeat.tv, Robert Scoble, and more.

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Fulton Innovation: Qi Power Teams with Wireless Power Consortium – CES 2012

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 6:59 — 151.5MB) Fulton Innovation joined the Wireless Power Consortium and teamed up to create the Qi. This is the standard using E-Couple technology. Over 80 companies that allow interoperability across their devices and chargers. Motorola, Sharp, Energizer, LG and Samsung are these companies which will allow consumers to charge essentially any compatible device. There is even an option to retrofit the device. The possibilities are endless and we’ve mentioned it throughout our CES coverage on our shows which you can find here. Interview by Nicholas DiMeo of F5 Live for the TechPodcast Network. Also See...

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Dyyno: Going after Global IPTV Market – CES 2012

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 12:23 — 211.2MB) Vamshi Sriperumbudur of Dyyno joins us for the CES TPN Live coverage. Dyyno is a media streaming platform. They serve IPTV. If you have rights to content, you can leverage Dyyno. They support TV channel streaming and live events. Dyyno supports PC or Mac and Dyyno was the first company to have content streaming live on Roku. There is also a Dyyno iPad app,and is available on Samsung, and Android based platforms. Dyyno has the ability to set customers up with their own Roku channel and expand their ability to market...

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Samsung SmartCam: IP Camera to see Whats Going on When Away – CES 2012

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 4:42 — 101.7MB) Samsung has a new type of home surveillance camera (IP camera) The SmartCam IP Camera allows you to see your home while you are away. The SmartCam has an easy setup. Push a button on the camera and it looks for the router information.  The camera activates using motion, and audio-detection. The SmartCam will then send you an alert to your mobile device.  SmartCam records the event and sends to a private YouTube channel. Included features to the SmartCam: night-vision up to 15 feet, free apps for all mobile platforms,...

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Samsung: Introduces Series 9 Notebook – CES 2012

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 4:38 — 82.3MB) Samsung is showing off their sleek and sexy series 9 notebooks. Todd is in the Samsung booth talking to Andrew about this new notebook. It is the worlds thinnest notebook PC. There is a 31.3″ and 15″ notebook at just a half an inch thick. Extremely portable, lightweight and very useful. 100% aluminum (called Duralumin) – single part chassis. Keyboard backlit and built with Solid State Drive (SSD). One version will have an i5, other with i7. High resolution with 400 nit screen. You can take it outside and...