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There's technology you want, technology you need and technology you just kind of want to know about! If it's happening in the world of technology, it's on TECHBiTES with David Schellenberg. A podcast for total tech nerds and aspiring enthusiasts!

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There's technology you want, technology you need and technology you just kind of want to know about! If it's happening in the world of technology, it's on TECHBiTES with David Schellenberg. A podcast for total tech nerds and aspiring enthusiasts!

    TECHBiTES May 12, 2022 - Google I/O 2022 Conference

    TECHBiTES May 12, 2022 - Google I/O 2022 Conference

    In this 100th TECHBiTES episode podcast:

    Google I/O 2022 Conference Hardware announcements include Pixel Watch, Pixel 6A, Pixel Buds Pro, Pixel 7 series, Pixel Tablet and augmented reality translation glasses.  Software includes Android 13, Google Wallet, Virtual Credit Cards, Immersive View in Google Maps, automatic summaries, and new languages in Google Translate.

    Quebec using SpaceX’s Starlink Internet for 10,000 Rural Homes

    Smart TVs in Russia Delivering Anti-War Messages

    Bitcoin tumbles more than 50% below its all-time high as crypto plunges again

    Ford files patent application for remote engine revving system

    A software company is microwaving Alberta’s oilsands

    IKEA Canada data breach impacts 95K customers

    Weird bug made Google Docs crash if you typed one word five times

    Autonomous seed-shooting drones can plant 40,000 trees a day

    A robot is painting fingernails at some Target stores in the United States for $10

    Ethics committee wants the Health Agency of Canada to tell Canadians it’s tracking their movements

    Apple, Google, and Microsoft will soon implement passwordless sign-in on all major platforms

    A paper-thin loudspeaker can play music from any surface

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    • 31 min
    TECHBiTES May 5, 2022 - Virtual reality kissing

    TECHBiTES May 5, 2022 - Virtual reality kissing

    In this podcast...

    Canada getting an earthquake warning system

    Advice to make better passwords

    Information on Grindr users for sale on the internet

    The end of Internet Explorer is coming in June

    Microsoft is testing a free 1GB-per-month VPN service in its Edge browser

    Nintendo Switch Sports players are breaking TVs

    Virtual reality kissing 

    3.4-billion-dollar investment to build electric cars in Ontario

    Massive privacy and security problems with Mental Health and Prayer apps 

    Satellites detect California cow burps from space

    Sales of Mac computers are way up

    AirTags update adds a loud sound to make them easier to detect if you are being stalked

    Meta’s Project Cambria VR headset will try to replace your work laptop

    An airport for flying taxis and drones is known as a vertiport

    Crimes on the moon could soon be added to Canada’s Criminal Code

    New diamond wafers made in Japan can store 1 billion Blu-Ray discs of data

    Japanese railway company to use a giant humanoid robot for fixing power lines

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 37 min
    TECHBiTES April 28, 2022 - Details Behind Elon Musk’s Deal To Take Twitter Private

    TECHBiTES April 28, 2022 - Details Behind Elon Musk’s Deal To Take Twitter Private

    In this podcast...

    Details Behind Elon Musk’s Deal To Take Twitter Private
    Two Canadian banks lend $1.46 billion to Musk for Twitter acquisition
    Scientists Work On Robotic Rat That Can Help Rescuers Look For Survivors At Disaster Sites
    Images of Google’s Pixel Watch emerge
    Apple Begins Selling iPhone Repair Parts to Customers
    Dell just unveiled the ultimate Zoom laptop
    3D printed fingertip ‘feels’ like human skin
    The Sun let out a double solar flare leading to temporary radio blackouts
    Ford delays switch to Android Automotive until 2023
    The Ford F-150 Lightning might turn like a tank
    Ubisoft turns off online services for over 90 games
    Call of Duty will now troll cheaters to death
    Space Tourists return to earth a week late
    Apple App Store appears to be widely removing outdated apps
    A company can make drinking water from nothing but air and sunlight

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    • 31 min
    TECHBiTES April 21, 2022 - Sunwing passengers stuck after airline hit by cyberattack

    TECHBiTES April 21, 2022 - Sunwing passengers stuck after airline hit by cyberattack

    In this podcast...
    Sunwing passengers stuck after airline hit by cyberattack
    Apple must compensate Brazilian customer over $1,000 for selling iPhone without a charger
    Researchers at MIT fail to find a way to evenly split the creme in an Oreo cookie
    Netflix shares plunge after they lose subscribers and suggest blocking password sharing
    Rogers to offer 8Gbps home internet this summer
    Japan researchers develop electric chopsticks to enhance salty taste
    Attackers swipe $80 million from ethereum DeFi project Beanstalk in one of the largest flash-loan exploits ever
    An electric nose to sniff out counterfeit whiskey
    ‘Elden Ring’ players are getting banned for picking up hacked panties

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 22 min
    TECHBiTES April 14, 2022 - Elon Musk offers to buy Twitter for $54.20 a share, so it can be ‘transformed as private company’

    TECHBiTES April 14, 2022 - Elon Musk offers to buy Twitter for $54.20 a share, so it can be ‘transformed as private company’

    In this podcast...

    Elon Musk offers to buy Twitter for $54.20 a share, so it can be ‘transformed as private company’
    ‘Dead sunspot’ has launched a fiery ball of plasma toward Earth
    Caviar could be available for all after scientists grow luxury dish in lab
    Ontario moving forward with ‘ultra-low’ overnight electricity rate
    Google Pixel 6a now expected to launch in Canada
    This robot made of slime is astounding, despite looking like a ‘magnetic turd’
    Amazon’s Drone Delivery Program Is Hit by Crashes and Safety Concerns
    Google to build submarine cable across Pacific Ocean, connecting Vancouver and Japan
    E-bike battery explodes just after being removed from Cobourg house
    Driverless car appears to flee the scene after being pulled over by cops
    A Japanese Robot Can Now Peel A Banana
    Toronto public library breaks record with 50 million digital checkouts
    Solar panels that can generate electricity at night 
    2022 Canadian Game Awards
    BlackBerry will pay $165M to settle lawsuit over BlackBerry 10 smartphone
    BeReal social media app gives you minutes to capture photo at a random time of day
    Meet the 1,300 librarians racing to back up Ukraine’s digital archives

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    • 35 min
    TECHBiTES April 7, 2022 - Tim Hortons testing drive-thru tech that delivers orders via conveyor belt

    TECHBiTES April 7, 2022 - Tim Hortons testing drive-thru tech that delivers orders via conveyor belt

    In this podcast...

    Faster internet speeds at homes in Canada from Bell
    Taking Stock with Teens Study
    Google Play Store Will Hide Outdated Apps In The Name Of Security
    Phones could one day identify you by your grip
    Canada will ban sales of combustion engine passenger cars by 2035
    Looking for greener trips? Google Maps has got you covered with eco friendly routing
    Connecting Families with cheaper internet
    Ontario, feds to each spend $259M to help transform GM plants in Oshawa, Ingersoll
    Unlock Your Door by Tapping Your iPhone With Schlage’s New Smart Lock
    Tim Hortons testing drive-thru tech that delivers orders via conveyor belt
    Makr Shakr has released the worlds fastest robotic bartender
    Dyson is betting you’ll want to strap an air purifier to your face
    A Facebook Bug Mistakenly Elevated Misinformation for Months
    The new purple squiggle in Google Docs flags ‘potentially inappropriate words’
    ZTE Zpad 10 is an affordable tablet with both WiFi and LTE connections

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    • 31 min

Customer Reviews

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9 Ratings

9 Ratings

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Love it

I have always loved tech and this keeps me up to date. Amazing.

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Tesla

Regarding your reporting on Tesla, please do some proper research and not just spread FUD

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