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How is technology changing our lives? Hosting interviews with innovators, execs, and more, Canada’s tech expert Mike Agerbo explores how everything from tech gadgets to internet culture are changing our world.

For over 20 years, Mike Agerbo has made technology simple for audiences. He brings the latest gadgets to Global TV audiences with his weekly Noon Hour News Tech Talk segment and hosts the popular tech TV and YouTube show GetConnected. He also hosts The App Show, a radio show all about mobile technology.

 

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How is technology changing our lives? Hosting interviews with innovators, execs, and more, Canada’s tech expert Mike Agerbo explores how everything from tech gadgets to internet culture are changing our world.

For over 20 years, Mike Agerbo has made technology simple for audiences. He brings the latest gadgets to Global TV audiences with his weekly Noon Hour News Tech Talk segment and hosts the popular tech TV and YouTube show GetConnected. He also hosts The App Show, a radio show all about mobile technology.

 

    Amazon Makes Big Product Announcements

    Amazon Makes Big Product Announcements

    We spend some time discussing Amazon's big tech announcements from this week. Find out how about the new Amazon cloud gaming service, Luna, and the new home security drone. We also talk about some important machine learning updates coming to Alexa.

    In the second half of the show, we chat with a team of engineering students from UBC who won the prestigious James Dyson award for their innovative medical device.

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    • 35 min
    Google's Legal Troubles in Canada Over Privacy

    Google's Legal Troubles in Canada Over Privacy

    In a coordinated national effort, lawyers have filed a proposed class action suit in BC, Ontario, and Montreal alleging that Google collects and profits from the personal information of millions of Canadians. We speak to one of the lawyers representing the class action, Greg McMullen, about how the tech giant turns Canadians' electronics into tracking devices without their consent.

    We also provide some useful tips to help you choose the right processor next time you're shopping for a computer or laptop.

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    • 34 min
    The New Tailored Drive Through Experience

    The New Tailored Drive Through Experience

    Wouldn't it be great if you could see a personalized menu, tailored to your preferences, as you enter the drive-through? Find out how Mastercard is innovating to offer you a customized drive-through experience using the power of AI technology. The hosts also talk about a home arcade setup, perfect for staying entertained during the colder months. Finally, we look at the new Huawei Windows laptops.

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    • 35 min
    Let A Robot Take Over Mowing Your Lawn

    Let A Robot Take Over Mowing Your Lawn

    Do you dread mowing the lawn? Well, you're not alone and that's why Husqvarna has developed robotic lawn mowers. We speak with Husqvarna about the technology, how it works, and the models available to make lawn maintenance a breeze.

    We also chat about Mike's experience with 5G and the new Samsung Fold, a new smartphone with a folding display.

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    • 35 min
    Kids Learning to Code and Back to School Tech

    Kids Learning to Code and Back to School Tech

    As kids head back to school this year many things will be different, including the way they learn digital literacy. We speak to Canada Learning Code about their new K-12 Computer Science Education Framework. We also chat with fellow tech nerd, Marc Saltzman, to get his recommendations on the hottest back-to-school tech.

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    • 35 min
    How Buying an Electric Vehicle Leads to Unbelievable Savings

    How Buying an Electric Vehicle Leads to Unbelievable Savings

    On this week's show, we talk all about electric vehicles. Find out how you can save with an electric vehicle--and we're not just talking about the savings at the pump! From charging to ongoing maintenance, we've got you covered with everything you need to know before your first EV purchase.

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    • 34 min

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