Tech Informist – Episode 192 – Is this thing on?

      With more and more virtual personal assistants entering our homes via smartphones and other “smart” devices, obvious privacy concerns are sure to rise. This week a prime example of why the concern is still real after Google picked up a Google Home Mini unit in person from…

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Tech Informist – Episode 191 – Google Pixel Event 2017

      This week Brad and Kevin discuss what Google showed off at their 2017 Pixel event including their new Pixel smartphones, Google Home speaker lineup additions and even their new Pixel Book Chromebook along with a few extra surprises. Also AOL Instant Messenger is finally being put to…

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Tech Informist – Episode 190 – Elon Musk wants to send you anywhere on Earth in an hour

      How would you like to travel from Los Angeles to Toronto in less than 30 minutes? Or how would you like to travel to nearly anywhere in the world in under an hour? Elon Musk is at it again looking to launch a SpaceX service that would…

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Tech Informist – Episode 189 – Apple iPhone X comparisons

      Back with another episode discussing whether or not the iPhone X is right for you or is the iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus the better choice for your needs/wants. We also discuss Google’s recent decision to bring on a team of smartphone experts from HTC for…

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Tech Informist – Episode 188 – Amazon and Microsoft assistants living in harmony

      In the ultra competitive world of technology and business, who saw Amazon and Microsoft coming together to allow each of their respective virtual assistants, Cortana and Alexa working together? Well that is exactly what is getting ready to happen. On this long overdue return episode, Kevin and…

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Tech Informist – Episode 187 – Adobe Flash given 2 years to live

      It was a week filled with the pending end of many products and services we have all used at some point in our lives, whether we realized it at the time or not. But Adobe has announced they have given Adobe Flash two years to live along…

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Tech Informist – Episode 186 – Retro consoles are all the rage

      After the success of last years NES Classic from Nintendo, it is no surprise that more companies are either jumping on the nostalgia bandwagon or just simply stepping up their game compared to past retro offerings of theirs. This week we talk about the SNES Classic pre-order…

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Tech Informist – Episode 185 – Verizon Wireless has self inflicted data breach

      Sometimes things in the world work out in ways that leaves you scratching your head. What we mean by this is that Verizon requested a lower price during their negotiations with Yahoo after confirming Yahoo’s own security issues, and now we find that someone within the Verizon…

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Tech Informist – Episode 184 – Tesla Model 3 production ramping up

      With the past week being a holiday shortened week for the United States where we are based, it was a bit of a light news cycle this time around. Tesla kicked off production of its “affordable” Model 3 cars, Splatoon 2 details are out including when the…

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