Personal Tech

Episode 70: Is Tech Addiction Real?

While scientists are still debating whether or not technology addiction is a real thing, companies in the business of making and selling electronics are getting involved in promoting healthy device use.

Episode 67: Is Being There Virtually Almost as Good?

Companies and people around the world have found convenient and practical uses for virtual reality. Listen to learn about some entertainment options that could also be making the move to VR.

Episode 64: Warranty Sticker Shocker

Ever wonder about the repercussions of tinkering with, upgrading or self-repairing your tech gadgets? Turns out they might not be as dire as some companies want you to believe.

Episode 62: Popularity of Fortnite

Gamer or not, there’s no doubt you haven’t heard of the video game that’s attracting millions of players from around the world. But if somehow you haven’t, here’s what it’s all about.

Episode 61: Voice Tech Too Real?

Sometimes robots are better off sounding, well, robotic. Earlier this year, Google ran into quite a few complaints with their latest automated voice technology.

Episode 58: 3-D printing on demand

If 3-D printing has caught your eye, there are ways to play and experiment with this new tech without committing to spending a fortune on a printer of your own.

Episode 57: Attack of the Scooters

What is up those electric scooters? How do they work? Listen to learn about the pros and cons of the hottest new mode of transportation making their way into a few tech cities across America.

Episode 56: Texas Instruments and the TI-84

All technology is advancing at lightning speeds, right? Learn why this particular calculator has been able to corner the market without making gigantic leaps in technology.

Episode 05: How does Spotify know what songs you’ll like?

Have you ever been pleasantly surprised when Spotify suggested a song you’ve never heard before and you enjoyed it? Spotify factors in multiple variables to help guide you new to musical discoveries.

Episode 04: Ambient Technology

Immersive technology is emerging and becoming available at the beckon call of your voice. Find out how big data is working with a new wave of technology and items you use every day to provide convenience to you.