With so much attention placed on the use and siphoning of personal data in the NSA versus Edward Snowden battle, it’s a good time to have a healthy conversation about our personal data and whether or not we care about what is out there, how it is used, and where it goes. Personal data is everyone, located and stores by all financial institutions, health offices, tech firms, places of employment, and so much more. Do you care about your personal data?
The Waves of Tech comes to you this week with a host of new conversation and tech news. This week’s show brings you a segment dedicated to product reviews by John Hanlon. Check out his review of some of the latest Verizon products. Steve and Dave provide commentary on the role Microsoft in playing in the educational markets as the provide huge discounts on their Surface RT tablet. Finally, we breakdown the state of broadband service and adoption in the American market.
This week on Waves of Tech 183, Steve and Dave are joined by Rick from Tech of Sports as they talk about Apple’s WWDC announcements and discuss an interesting meetup between Rick and a few Microsoft representatives. Enjoy the podcast and don’t forget to share the podcast with a family member, friend, or coworker this week. Get ready, it’s time to ride the waves of tech.
We scroll through our Twitter streams and randomly select tweets to analyze and discuss. What a different experience that was! We also touch base with how the tech world in changing the way amusement parks improve the experiences of their guests. Disney has a cool new product, set to debut within the next few months.
Steve and Dave are back on the regular schedule to bring you another Waves of Tech episode. On this week’s podcast, they discuss a shift in the college classroom – more students are utilizing tablets versus laptops. This speaks volumes to the shift in consumer buying and the tablet industry. Also in the show, they breakdown the use of smartphone applications in the farming industry and what this means in terms of saving lives and preventing injuries.
Availability of child content from Dave’s childhood to today’s on-demand lifestyle. Also, we have a lengthy discussion on teenage texting while driving as compared to drunk driving.