The Internet Sales Tax debate has pushed through the Senate and heads to the House for debate. YouTube is beginning partnerships with large enterprises to bring a paid subscription-based policy on board. And finally, we discuss some of the off-the-wall and not so smart things we do on our smartphones.
In this week’s episode of Waves of Tech, we celebrate the 10th Birthday of iTunes and relive what the platform has done for the music industry, the musical artist, and the music consumer. We also have a lengthy discussion on how Ford is beginning to transform the car industry be utilizing big data gained through vehicle diagnostics and hard drive information.
We dedicate the entire show to discussing the technology used during the Boston Bombing and subsequent Boston manhunt. We dive into new age tech advancements and into some older viable systems still in place.
This week’s podcast features two topics of discussion. First, Steve highlights his attendance at the NAB Show 2013 in Las Vegas as the broadcasting business quickly incorporates itself into the audio and video podcasting realm. Second, Steve and Dave try to keep their heads straight around Google’s Eric Schmidt’s comment about having everyone being connected by 2020.
Welcome to Waves of Tech, Episode 175! After celebrating ’s 1000th network episode, we are back to talk a little tech for the day. First off, we discuss the impression Tim Cook is leaving on Apple as its CEO. The decisions he is making today are making Apple a stronger company, internally and externally. In our second segment, we celebrate the Kodak Instamatic turning 50 this month and how the development of a simple camera in 1963 revolutionized the camera and photography industry.
We have a wide variety of topics for today’s show including learning personal and professional electronic courtesy, the newest Redbox Instant service, and the connection between March Madness and Twitter. Join in the podcasting fun with us as we make our way through the never ending exciting world of technology.