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The Personal Computer Radio Show

With Hosts Hank Kee and Joe King

Personal Computer Show Wednesday July 31st 2019 PRN.fm 6:00 PM Eastern Time IN THE NEWS • Equifax will pay up to $700 million in compensation for data breach • US Dept of Justice Approves Sprint/T-Mobile US merger • Uninstall VLC • Google Is Testing Controversial Google Assistant Update • Google to pay $13 million over privacy lawsuit • Walmart and Nordstrom are building stores that don't sell anything FEATURED SEGMENTS IT Pro Series – Benjamin Rockwell • Voice assistants in the workplace From the Tech Corner – Hank Kee • Camera for Time Lapse Photography Home Automation – Marty Winston • Storage versus organization 

Personal Computer Show Wednesday July 24th 2019 PRN.fm 6:00 PM Eastern Time IN THE NEWS • Delete These Banned Stalkerware Apps From Your Android Phone • News on the Consumer Electronics Retail Front • Web Browser Extensions Leak Privacy • China Scrambles to Stem Manufacturing Exodus as 50 Companies Leave • LooCipher Ransomware Decryptor Gets Your Files Back for Free • WhatsApp Infects Millions of Android Phones with Malware • Amazon Alexa Keeps Conversations Forever and Shares Them FEATURED SEGMENTS IT Pro Series – Benjamin Rockwell • Prevention, not waiting til something breaks From the Tech Corner – Hank Kee • U.S. Consumer Tech Sales for 2019 to Surpass $400 Billion • Apple Loyalty declining Home Automation – Marty Winston • Dumb backup the smart choice to dodge cyber attacks 

Personal Computer Show Wednesday July 17th 2019 PRN.fm 6:00 PM Eastern Time IN THE NEWS • FBI Releases Master Decryption Keys for GandCrab Ransomware • Ransom ware Affecting Network Attached Storage • Amazon Plans to Retrain 100,000 Employees • China and United States Trade War FEATURED SEGMENTS • IT Pro Series - Robotic Process Automation From the Tech Corner – Hank Kee • 50th Anniversary of Man Landing on the Moon • Ageism Study in the Workplace Home Automation – Marty Winston • Debugging your biosphere

 Personal Computer Show Wednesday July 10th 2019 PRN.fm 6:00 PM Eastern Time IN THE NEWS • On the Retail Front - Amazon, Target, Toys R Us, and Walmart • Electronics Production Moving out of China • China at selected points of entry inserts malware on cell phones • MAD Magazine Rest In Peace – What Me Worry? FEATURED SEGMENTS IT Pro Series - Benjamin Rockwell • Paperless Office Dreams From the Tech Corner – Hank Kee • Do People Still Listen to the Radio? • The expanding Radio Platform • What to do when a cellphone is misplaced or stolen! Home Automation – Marty Winston • Counterproductive ducts

Personal Computer Show Wednesday July 3rd 2019 PRN.fm 6:00 PM Eastern Time IN THE NEWS • Google Maps infiltrated with Fake Businesses • Key Biscayne joins Riviera Beach and Lake City falling victim to ransomware attack. • Windows 10 USB-C Bug Can Cause OS Shutdowns to be Slower • More than 1,000 tracker cookies in Google Chrome • Real-ID FEATURED SEGMENTS IT Pro Series - Benjamin Rockwell • Incidents, problems, root cause From the Tech Corner – Hank Kee Big Tech must be regulated • Big Tech must be regulated now, Bill Gates says • Big tech has safe harbor that allows the companies to moderate content • What is Section 230 of the Communication Decency Act (CDA)? • Senator Hawley Introduces Legislation to Amend Section 230 Immunity for Big Tech Companies • An EditorIal Proposal to regulate Big Tech Home Automation – Marty Winston • Martys bunker progress report 

Personal Computer Show Wednesday June 26th 2019 PRN.fm 6:00 PM Eastern Time IN THE NEWS • Apple issues battery recall on 2015 15” MacBook Pro • AT&T is facing a class-action complaint for "Administrative Fee" • A tale of two cities hit with ransomware • Google generates revenue when it does not charge for Android OS FEATURED SEGMENTS IT Pro Series - Benjamin Rockwell • The Gig Economy From the Tech Corner – Hank Kee • Raspberry Pi 4 Model B Home Automation – Marty Winston • ways to sustain comfortable consumption rates while backing off on consuming non-renewable supplies

Personal Computer Show Wednesday June 19th 2019 PRN.fm 6:00 PM Eastern Time IN THE NEWS • U.S. Government Announces Critical Warning For Microsoft Windows Users • Apple Releases Redesigned Mac Pro • Apple to Close Down iTunes • Google confirms that advanced backdoor came preinstalled on Android devices • Facebook planning to launch ‘GlobalCoin’ FEATURED SEGMENTS IT Pro Series - Benjamin Rockwell • Customer Relationship Management From the Tech Corner – Hank Kee • The Supreme Court Ruling on Public Access Home Automation – Marty Winston • Replacing the Powerstrips • Replacing Lighting Fixtures with LED Technology

Personal Computer Show Wednesday June 12th 2019 PRN.fm 6:00 PM Eastern Time IN THE NEWS • Google In the Crosshair of Federal and California State Legal Heat FEATURE SEGMENTS Computer Talk – Benjamin Rockwell • IT Pro Series – Software as a Service Pro and Con From the Tech Corner – Hank Kee • Bill Gates in 1985 on the PC Industry – Past, Present, and Future The Home Automation – Marty Winston • Different building tools in less-skilled hands 

 Personal Computer Show Wednesday June 5th 2019 PRN.fm 6:00 PM Eastern Time IN THE NEWS • Report: Baltimore Malware Attack Caused by NSA Hacking Tools • How did Baltimore Backup their Computer Systems? • Backup your digital history • Google Suspends Support for Huawei • District Court Judge Overturns Apple/Qualcomm Settlement FEATURE SEGMENTS Computer Talk – Benjamin Rockwell • IT Pro Series - Finding an IT Professional From the Tech Corner – Hank Kee • Never say Never - Amazon may be returning to the Big Apple The Home Automation – Marty Winston • Installing Flooring for his Man Cave "

 Personal Computer Show Wednesday May 29th 2019 PRN.fm 6:00 PM Eastern Time IN THE NEWS • Hackers have been holding the city of Baltimore’s computers hostage • Survey: Teen Girls’ Interest in STEM Careers Declines • The Surprising Reality Is Freelancers Are Happy and Prospering FEATURE SEGMENTS Computer Talk – Benjamin Rockwell • IT Pro Series Exploring types of servers From the Tech Corner – Hank Kee • What to do when your computer is running with a mind of its own • Care and Maintenance of Your Computer Equipment • What to do when your system cannot boot up cleanly • NIH and FDA disagree if wireless cell phone signals can cause cancer The Home Automation – Marty Winston • Shooting pains with his home television recording studio "

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