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Making sense of technology by breaking down “geek speak into street speak."

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Making sense of technology by breaking down “geek speak into street speak."

    Have aging parents who live alone? Learn about “Wi-Fi sensing” technology. Plus, weighted blankets, 13th Gen Intel Core laptops, and more.

    Have aging parents who live alone? Learn about “Wi-Fi sensing” technology. Plus, weighted blankets, 13th Gen Intel Core laptops, and more.

    Shopping for a new laptop? Intel unveiled its new 13th Gen Intel Core processors – and they’ll be available soon. Get the 4-1-1 here.• Speaking of computers, we talk with BenQ about gaming monitors that won’t break the bank• Weighted blankets are incredibly popular, and so we’ll have Hush on the show to tell us what’s new – including a brand-new product announced on Tech It Out first• Have aging relatives who live alone? Learn about Wi-Fi sensing technology with Origin – how it works, and how much it costs (not much!)

    • 39 min
    Want to start your own podcast? We get tips from popular podcaster Tom Merritt. Plus: Top tech trends for 2023, and much more.

    Want to start your own podcast? We get tips from popular podcaster Tom Merritt. Plus: Top tech trends for 2023, and much more.

    Whether it’s your “side hustle” or full-time gig, podcasting is a young and exciting – and potentially profitable – medium. Tech podcaster Tom Merritt shares what you need, how to get started, and tips to spreading the word.• If you like sports, “mixed reality” experiences are going to take it to the next level. I chat about the new SportsX program with Humza Teherany, CTO at MLSE, about its partnership with Amazon’s AWS.• Tap into 2023’s top tech trends with Info-Tech Group’s Brian Jackson. We chat about artificial intelligence (A.I.), like ChatGPT and other tools, as well as the metaverse, and more.• Does technology cause loneliness? I interview Dr. David Burstein, the author of the book entitled “Smartphones Don’t Give Hugs.”• I also talk about the BILLIONS invested by Visa into fraud prevention, behind the scenes, to ensure safe shopping• Thank you to ASUS for your support on the weekly Tech It Out radio show and podcast, and to Western Digital and SanDisk, for providing reliable and affordable storage solutions.

    • 39 min
    ASUS unveils 3D laptops (no glasses required). Also: tech to help get lost luggage back, the Playsee app, and over-the-counter hearing aids.

    ASUS unveils 3D laptops (no glasses required). Also: tech to help get lost luggage back, the Playsee app, and over-the-counter hearing aids.

    Hot off the heels of the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), I catch up with ASUS to hear about its big laptop announcements, including OLED gaming laptops, 3D models (that don’t require glasses), and more.• We talk with Playsee – the popular social media app – that focuses on communities, positivity, and experiences• Hearing aids have gone over-the-counter, and we’re going to learn about the award-winning Bose-powered Lexie B2 model – that costs much less than other hearing aids.• Boomerang is partnering with airports for you to get your luggage back FAST. Learn how it works, and all the other places they’re in, as well.• I also share info about Visa’s anti-fraud initiatives – spending billions over the past few years alone -- to help keep shoppers, online and at retail, remain protected.

    • 39 min
    The best of the 2023 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. We got the deets!

    The best of the 2023 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. We got the deets!

    I share some of the highlights from North America’s biggest tech convention, including innovative new laptops, giant (and wireless) OLED TVs, smart home gear, and more• Nextbase joins us to talk about its next-gen dashcam, the iQ, which has some advanced features• Learn about the ‘wacky’ side of CES, including a urine monitor, how your dog can text you, and a ‘breathing’ pillow that inhales and exhales• TrackDDB joins us to talk about Internet ‘cookies’ – and not the delicious kind! – and if you should accept them or not• Thank you to ASUS, the title sponsor on Tech It Out. The company creates technology for today and tomorrow’s smart life. Check out ASUS.com for its sleek laptops.• Speaking of computers, don’t forget to always back-up your important files – just in case – onto reliable Western Digital or SanDisk external drives• I also share info about Visa’s anti-fraud initiatives – spending more than 10 billion over the past few years alone -- to help keep consumers and businesses safe and sound

    • 39 min
    Highlights from the 2023 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. Tech It Out is here!

    Highlights from the 2023 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. Tech It Out is here!

    Matt Swider from The Shortcut joins us to share some highlights from the 2023 CES, including hands-on time with the new PSVR 2 virtual reality headsetAutomotive expert Nik Miles sits down with us to chat about the latest in car tech – from Ram, Chrysler, BMW and MercedesTech experts Mario Armstrong and Carley Knobloch also join us in Sin City, from the 2023 CES show, with their top gadget picksThank you to ASUS, a company that creates technology for today and tomorrow’s smart life. Check out ASUS.com for its sleek laptops.I chat about Visa’s ambitious anti-fraud initiatives to help keep consumers and businesses safe and sound

    • 39 min
    Encore Episode New gadget may prevent drowning in swimming pools,plus smart home gear with Ecobee and Belkin, and a 14-year old inventor.

    Encore Episode New gadget may prevent drowning in swimming pools,plus smart home gear with Ecobee and Belkin, and a 14-year old inventor.

    Be the first to learn about Mylo, a “virtual lifeguard” that may prevent accidental drownings in swimming pools
    Belkin joins us to chat about its Wemo family of smart plugs and other gear
    Add convenience and save money on your annual heating and cooling bills with Ecobee. Learn about its new Wi-Fi thermostats and new security system
    We chat with Leanne Fan is a 14-year-old who invented the Finsen headphones – that helps those with mid-ear infections
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    Thank you, VISA, for your continued support on Tech It Out. Keep up the great work to protect customers and businesses from fraud

    • 39 min

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