Personal Computer Show Wednesday, September 5th 2018 Broadcast IN THE NEWS Apple Warns iPhones Have A Serious Problem Google Gives Vets New Job Search, Business Promotion Tools Chrome 69 Password Manager Movie Pass is dead, long live Movie Pass Amazon launching free video service Mozilla changes Firefox policy from ‘do not track’ to ‘will not track’ Hackers can steal your Android unlock pattern Yahoo Mail is still scanning your emails for data to sell to advertisers FEATURE SEGMENTS Health and Wearable Technologies – Dr. Alfred Poor Smartphone app helps avoid opioid relapse; eye movements can diagnose disease and injury; Blue Cross and Fitbit partner for healthier members From the Tech Corner – Hank Kee Reinstalling Windows 10 from a free Upgrade of 7 or 8.1 Is getting the new 2018 iPhone worth going into debt Home Automation – Marty Winston The Barnum Effect
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Personal Computer Show Wednesday, August 29th 2018 Broadcast IN THE NEWS Linux is 25 years old. How big is its market share? RISC Reduced Instruction Set Computer – Windows on ARM FEATURE SEGMENTS Health and Wearable Technologies – Dr. Alfred Poor A backpack gives you four arms; Fitness band data predicts patient outcomes; $25 ventilator could save babies’ lives From the Tech Corner - Smartphone Tech – Hank Kee, Joe King CDMA vs GSM - What's the Difference? Confusion in the Marketplace Where is the Adroid Pie documentation? Home Automation – Marty Winston Sensor measures the round-trip echo time of ultrasonic sound to determine how far away an object is. "
Personal Computer Show Wednesday, August 22nd 2018 Broadcast IN THE NEWS 1. Microsoft Cortana and Amazon Alexa Meetup comes to life 2. Facebook flat-out lied about number of subscribers 3. Misleading News Account- Firefox Add-On With 220,000+ Installs Caught Collecting Users' Browsing History 4. Google has revised an erroneous statement on Location History 5. H-1B: Suit says Indian outsourcing firm discriminates against non-Indian workers FEATURE SEGMENTS FROM THE TECH CORNER – Hank Kee and Joe King Estate Planning Should Include Deletion of On-Line Accounts HOME AUTOMATION – Marty Winston How to get cybernetics and lighting to stop fighting "
Personal Computer Show Wednesday, August15th 2018 Broadcast IN THE NEWS 25 Android smartphones from well-known brands come with severe vulnerabilities pre-installed How Android Is Fighting Spam Calls Google’s New Rule for Android Phones: Two notches? OK. Three notches? How Spectrum Tries to Stop People from Cord Cutting Gmail update makes your emails a lot tidier How to hear (and delete) every conversation your Amazon Alexa has recorded FEATURE SEGMENTS WEARABLE AND HEALTH TECHNOLOGIES – Dr Alfred Poor Self-healing electrical conductor material; Fast growth forecast for smart patches; Augmented reality app helps autism patients. FROM THE TECH CORNER – Hank Kee Communications Update New Wi-Fi attack highlights the need to upgrade to WPA-3 Here comes Big Cable to slay another rule that helps small ISPs compete New report explains how AT&T and Verizon Overcharge DSL internet customers HOME AUTOMATION – Marty Winston Need for replaceable batteries in backup power systems
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HEADLINES in the NEWS
Facebook partners with major banks
- Facebook partners with major banks to roll out WhatsApp Pay across India
- Facebook Offers Banks Its Users for Their Data
Apple could be used as a 'bargaining chip'
- Apple could be used as a 'bargaining chip' in the trade war, Chinese state media warns
- Chinese News Site thinks Apple should be Sharing more of its iPhone Profits in China and with Chinese Companies
Google Code of Conduct – Don’t Do Evil
- Origin of Google Code of Conduct – History
- Google erases 'Don't be evil' from code of conduct after 18 years
- Some Google employees are confused and angry about a recent report that Google is creating a censored search engine for China
FROM the TECH CORNER – Hank Kee
- JPL Releases scale model specs for Mars Rover Kit
HOME AUTOMATION – Marty Winston
- Reliance on batteries
Personal Computer Show Wednesday, August 1st 2018 BroadcastPRN.fm on the INTERNET 6:00 PM ET Headline NEWS New York State revokes approval of Charter-Time Warner Cable deal. What happens to Spectrum cable customers if Charter gets kicked out of New York? New York's order kicking Spectrum cable out of state 'pretty radical' Voting Machine Vendor Admits Installing Remote-Access Software on State Systems Chrome, Firefox rein in memory-hogging websites Classic Shell returns as Classic Start RadioShack partners with HobbyTown to sell electronics in 100 US stores Feature SEGMENTS From the TECH CORNER – Hank Kee Try this if your phone keeps losing its data connection The Smart Watch is a Solution Looking for a Problem Do You Really Need the Next Generation Smartphone? Home Automation – Marty Winston The design of the maintenance free house is dependent on geography. "
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Personal Computer Show July 18, 2018 2nd of three files Personal Computer Show Wednesday, July 18th 2018 Broadcast PRN.fm on the INTERNET 6:00 PM ET FEATURE SEGMENTS From the Tech Corner Back to Basics on Computing Hardware Backing Up Listening to Internet Radio An Inconvenient Linux Truth Home Automation – Marty Winston Light-Centric Sensing
July 11, 2918 Personal Computer Show Wednesday, July 11th 2018 Broadcast PRN.fm on the INTERNET 6:00 PM ET HEADLINES Facebook flags Declaration of Independence as hate speech Facebook apologizes after labeling part of Declaration of Independence 'hate speech' Facebook relaxed its rules to give these 61 companies special access to user data FEATURE SEGMENTS” From the Tech Corner Free eBooks and Audio Books Tech Support Fraud Home Automation – Marty Winston Socket to Me
Personal Computer Show Wednesday, July 4 2018 BroadcastPRN.fm on the INTERNET 6:00 PM ET HEADLINE NEWS 1. TSA: Fliers will face more scrutiny for powders in carry-on bags 2. Smart Home Security Camera Sends Footage to Wrong Person 3. EU takes first step in passing controversial copyright law that could ‘censor the internet’ 4. Tim Berners-Lee, The Man Who Created The World Wide Web has some regrets 5. AT&T Slipped an Extra $1.23 Onto Your Wireless Bill FEATURE SEGMENTS Wearable and Health Technologies – Dr Alfred Poor Research results show benefits of artificial pancreas systems for diabetics; Deaths from falls continue to rise for U.S. seniors; A soft fabric exoskeleton can help people stand and walk Apple Macintosh – Larry O’Connor Upgrade Options for a Mac Home Automation – Marty Winston C++ Programming "