Tuesday, July 13, 2010

TECH NEWS RADIO PODCAST #369 | 2010-07-13 | OpenOffice.org News

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Today's podcast examines some recent news from OpenOffice.org that Petroleo Brasileiro SA is rolling out a big BrOffice.org deployment to over 90,000 systems; and that v3.21 of Open Office has been release with v3.3 expected this Fall 2010.  Two additional links mentioned in this podcast include: Open Document Format (ODF) and Oracle.

Feel free to follow along with Steve Holden at: TwitterFriendFeed, and/or Delicious.  For tech news only updates follow TechNewsRadio on Twitter.

This podcast is sponsored by SCOTTEVEST and Amazon.

July 13, 2010 in Enterprise, FriendsInTech.com, Open Source, Podcast, Productivity, Security, Technology | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack

Monday, July 12, 2010

TECH NEWS RADIO PODCAST #368 | 2010-07-12 | Apple iPad Review & Book Pointer

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Today's podcast is a quick review of the Apple iPad and a pointer to a new book "iPad: The Missing Manual" [ISBN: 978-1-4493-8784-6] by J.D Biersdorfer with David Pogue. Links mentioned in this podcast include:

Feel free to follow along with Steve Holden at: TwitterFriendFeed, and/or Delicious.  For tech news only updates follow TechNewsRadio on Twitter.

This podcast is sponsored by SCOTTEVEST and Amazon.

July 12, 2010 in Apple, Books, iPad, Media, Mobile, Podcast, Productivity, Tablet PC, Technology | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack

Sunday, June 06, 2010

Twitter Updates - ePub, TurboCash, iPad, Windows, Box.net, Evernote, etc

The following is a summary of tweets posted to TechNewsRadio@Twitter over the last week:

  • OpenBook Specification for ePub (xhtml, css, etc) - some tools: Calibre & Adobe InDesign http://bit.ly/bGryk8
  • TurboCASH has released the 4301 Update (5/5/2010) - this is an interesting open source financial mgmt application http://bit.ly/cwBVEP
  • Just posted on my personal blog "An Apple iPad ~2 Month Later Review & Update" http://bit.ly/dAl3ml
  • MacWorld has good references on on ePub & iPad http://bit.ly/ckDgSy
  • Celina Jacobson has an interesting post examining "100 Excellent Lifehacks for Your Long Commute" http://bit.ly/bjsLuS
  • Mark Minasi's TechNewsletter#89 Secrets of Creating Default User in Windows 7, Cleaning Up Setup's Little Security Hole http://bit.ly/cQBbEV
  • Box.net is now beta testing drag-n-drop functions to the cloud using HTML5, Firefox 3.6, and Google Chrome
  • Possible Evernote User Group Meeting in San Diego being discussed http://bit.ly/ble1sk

June 6, 2010 in Apple, Current Affairs, FriendsInTech.com, Linux, Media, Mobile, Networking, Open Source, Podcast, Productivity, Recommendation, Technology, Tips, Twitter, Windows | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack

Tuesday, August 12, 2008

TECH NEWS RADIO PODCAST #345 | 080812 | TW Telcom, PDF, IBM Jazz, CradlePoint, Better Energy Systems, Research Reports, & Upcoming Conferences

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This podcast is sponsored by SCOTTEVEST (SeV) - makers of fine tech clothing.

Today's traditional Tech Rag Tear Outs show covers: a Time Warner Telcom name change; PDF is now an ISO standard; IBM's Jazz collaboration tools; two mobile gadgets one from CradlePoint and the other from Better Engergy Systems look interesting; and a warning on industry technology research reports they might not be as transparent as you think.  Some of the sources mentioned in this podcast include: Software Developer Times, Forbes, and Wall Street Journa.

Links mentioned in this podcast includes:

Conferences mentioned in this podcast includes:

The microbrew recommendation for this show is Widmer Brothers' Drop Top Amber Ale.

August 12, 2008 in Audacity, Development, Enterprise, FriendsInTech.com, Gadget, Media, Mobile, Networking, Podcast, Podcasting, Productivity, Security, Tech Rag Tear Outs, Technology | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack

Saturday, March 22, 2008

TECH NEWS RADIO PODCAST #343 | 080322 | BlackBerry Enterprise, eWeek Top Tech For 2008, DOD Conferences Pointer, WordPress Update, and Interview on Virtual Teams

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This podcast is sponsored by SCOTTEVEST (SeV) - makers of fine tech clothing.

Today's show covers: #1.) RIM's latest enterprise news; #2.) eWeek on 2008 technologies you should check out; #3.) a pointer to DOD conferences in the Washington DC area; and #4.) news about the very popular blogging tool WordPress.  Once we get through the news, there is an interview I recently recorded with President/CEO Eric Basu about how his company Sentek Consulting uses the latest technologies to enable effective virtual teams.

Links mentioned during the news portion of the podcast include:

Links mentioned during the interview on virtual teams includes:

Our microbrew recommendation of the show is the Widmer Broken Halo IPA. And if you have any tech questions post them to: forums.friendsintech.com.

March 22, 2008 in Collaboration, Conferences, Development, Enterprise, FriendsInTech.com, Gadget, Management, Mobile, Networking, Podcast, Productivity, Recommendation, Storage, Tech Rag Tear Outs, Technology, Travel | Permalink | Comments (1) | TrackBack

Tuesday, September 18, 2007

TECH NEWS RADIO PODCAST #339 | 070914 | More On Skype & eBooks Plus Mobile Scanner, Kid Safe Browsing, & Conference Pointer

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This podcast is sponsored by SCOTTEVEST (SeV) - makers of fine tech clothing.

Today's Tech Rag Tear Outs podcast discusses a variety of topics including: Internet VoIP, electronic books, new media content, mobile tools, a Firefox plugin for protecting children's web access, and an enterprise data warehouse conference pointer. 

The sources for these topics includes: eWeek, San Diego Union-Tribune, Forbes, New York Times News Service, and PC Magazine.

Additional links mentioned in this article:

September 18, 2007 in Books, Collaboration, Conferences, Development, Enterprise, FriendsInTech.com, Management, Mobile, Networking, Podcast, Productivity, Recommendation, Security, Tech Rag Tear Outs, Technology | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack

Tuesday, August 14, 2007

TECH NEWS RADIO PODCAST #335 | 070814 | Tech Tidbit: ServerLift

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Today's Tech Tidbit podcast examines ServerLift. If you have a comment or thought about this product, please post it to FriendsInTech.com.

This podcast is sponsored by SCOTTEVEST (SeV) - makers of fine tech clothing.

August 14, 2007 in Enterprise, FriendsInTech.com, Podcast, Productivity, Recommendation, Tech Tidbits Daily, Technology | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack

Tuesday, July 31, 2007

TECH NEWS RADIO PODCAST #333 | 070731 | Why Do People Listen To Manager-Tools.com Podcasts?

Today's podcast takes a tangent from the traditional Tech Rag Tear Outs format to examine attendees of the April 2007 Effective Manager's Conference thoughts on why they listen to the Manager-Tools.com podcast.

Additional links mentioned in this podcast includes:

You can also get connected via: Twitter, Jaiku, Pownce, & LinkedIn. More information about my Audacity session at the Podcast and New Media Expo can be found via on the Podcast Expo Forums.

This podcast is sponsored by SCOTTEVEST (SeV) - makers of fine tech clothing.

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July 31, 2007 in Collaboration, Conferences, FriendsInTech.com, Management, Podcast, Podcasting, Productivity, Recommendation, Tech Rag Tear Outs, Technology, Tips | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack

Wednesday, July 25, 2007

TECH NEWS RADIO PODCAST #328 | 070410 | High Definition Tech Plus eTech Interview With ThinkFree.com

Today's Tech Rag Tear Outs podcast looks at some Hi-Def (HD) compatible PC card pointers from Wired and Maximum PC.  We are also bring you an eTech 2007 related interview with Jonathan Crow @ ThinkFree.com.

Links mentioned in this podcast include:

This podcast is sponsored by: Zimbra and SCOTTEVEST (SeV) - makers of fine tech clothing.

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July 25, 2007 in Conferences, FriendsInTech.com, Gadget, Microsoft, Networking, Open Source, Podcast, Productivity, Tech Rag Tear Outs, Technology, Windows | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack

Tuesday, May 01, 2007

TECH NEWS RADIO PODCAST #331 | 070501 | Biggest Attendee Take Aways From Manager-Tools.com Effective Manager Conference

Today's podcast brings listeners some great audio interviews of attendees at the recent Manager-Tools Effective Manager Conference

The collective wisdom of this podcast is based on the answers to the question: "What is your biggest take away from attending this conference?"

You can also get my complete personal impressions of the conference via an interview I did with Douglas E. Welch on his Career Opportunities podcast.

This podcast is sponsored by: SCOTTEVEST (SeV) - makers of fine tech clothing. And thanks to Zimbra for sponsoring our recent attendance at eTech 2007 (podcast review).

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May 1, 2007 in Business, Conferences, Current Affairs, FriendsInTech.com, Management, Podcast, Podcasting, Productivity, Recommendation, Reference, Technology, Tips | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack