Monday, July 05, 2010

TECH NEWS RADIO PODCAST #363 | 2010-07-05 | Getting Started With WordPress

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Today's podcast examines news from fellow FriendsInTech.com members and Technorama podcasters' Chuck Tomasi and Kreg Stepp. They have a new book out called "Teach Yourself WordPress in 10 Minutes" from SAMS publishing, and a companion podcast called "Teach Yourself WordPress in 10 Minutes ... in 10 Minutes".  For reference the main WordPress sites are: WordPress.org and WordPress.com.

You can also learn more about WordPress from a newsletter tip from Geeks.com.

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 5, 2010 in Books, FriendsInTech.com, Open Source, Podcast, Recommendation, Technology, Web/Tech, Weblogs | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack

Sunday, May 30, 2010

Twitter Updates - Google, Amazon, Windows, Chrome, TweetDeck, iPad

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

  • This WEEK in GOOGLE42 bit.ly/9SYkfL Check out: Ribbit, Android Kindle app, Google Reader Play, Diaspora, Google Wave open to all
  • Per @LeviathanChrons the podcast novel "Leviathan Chronicles" has a big update on 5/26 http://bit.ly/8ZzfDq
  • Amazon has announced a Asia Pacific Region AWS datacenter in Singapore (EC2 S3 SimpleDB RDS SNS CloudWatch Cloudfront) http://bit.ly/9NMCNc
  • TechPodcast.com Roundtable is today - Sat. May 22nd at 1pm PT / 4pm ET - Stitcher Radio, Green Screen HowTo, 5 Top Windows Utilities
  • standardizing all my computers with Google Chrome as the default browser - it seems to be faster, more reliable, etc than Firefox
  • TweetDeck 0.3.4.1 seems like a nice upgrade: more meaningful icons, location, scheduled updates, translations, etc
  • OpenOffice.org is looking for proposals their 10th year conference in Budapest, Hungary from 08/31- 09/03/2010 http://bit.ly/b6d6cQ
  • Checking out Apple's "iPad : The Missing Manual—New from O'Reilly" - new book $25 - http://oreil.ly/90aNZO
  • Mark/Space has announced Android Calendar Sync Version 1.4 Beta bit.ly/aDLSrX
  • The new Apple OS X Snow Leopard Security Guide is now available online http://bit.ly/9Rm19H via PDF http://bit.ly/cSanMT
  • Slysoft.com has released AnyDVD6.6.4.2 with support for Avatar, more encryption updates & other fixes http://bit.ly/c0tub1
  • Willow Garage has a new open-source initiative for institutions and universities to build upon a robot platform bit.ly/9muTgs
  • OpenBook Specification for ePub (xhtml, css, etc) - some tools: Calibre & Adobe InDesign http://bit.ly/bGryk8
  • Just installed the new VMWARE 3.1 for Mac -- reports about Bootcamp VMs being faster seem true - more info: http://bit.ly/vmware31
  • PhatWare has announced WritePad for iPad - an advanced handwriting recognition software http://bit.ly/aSuNXT
  • Checking out Tweekdeck v0.34.2 (upgrade from v0.34.1) --- I wonder what is new?
  • Checking out PersonalBrain 5.5 (visual information management) for Mac, Windows, Linux http://bit.ly/bpWZ7Y [free 30 day demo]
  • AppleCentral.com is now the new "centralized" home for MacTech, Now Software, MacNews, MacsimumNews, MacMinute, etc
  • Manager Tools Effective Manager Conference at Denver Marriott City Center has been announced for June 7, 2010 http://bit.ly/akUuI3
  • SitePoint's newest book "Create Stunning HTML Email That Just Works!" looks like a good HTML intro: http://bit.ly/cs7ZCk
  • How to Upgrade Your MacBook's Hard Drive bit.ly/benw4m -- Is a good reference!
  • Anyone interest in an Apple iPad meetup in San Diego, CA - Wednesday, June 9, 2010 http://bit.ly/985fSY

May 30, 2010 in Apple, Books, Collaboration, Conferences, Development, Enterprise, FriendsInTech.com, Gadget, Linux, Macintosh, Media, Microsoft, Mobile, Networking, Open Source, Podcast, Reference, Security, Storage, Technology, Twitter, Weblogs, Windows | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

TECH NEWS RADIO PODCAST #356 | 091027 | Windows 7 Bitlocker, Cloud Services, HTML 5, & Conference Pointers

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

Today's TechNewsRadio.com podcast examines: Windows 7 Bitlocker on XP & Vista, Information Week on a comprehensive Cloud Services matrix, why HTML 5 matters from Dr. Dobbs, and then some conference pointers:
Links mentioned in this podcast includes:

We are giving away a Tom Bihn Checkpoint Flyer in the Black/Steel color pattern with a 15" laptop compartment to celebrate the start of our 5th year of podcasting.  Listen to the podcast for directions.

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

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

October 28, 2009 in Conferences, Development, Microsoft, Networking, Open Source, Reference, Storage, Technology, Web/Tech, Weblogs, Windows | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

TECH NEWS RADIO PODCAST #348 | 090120 | Content Management, Network Security, Military Resources, SUN Servers, NAS & Conference Pointers

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

Today's TechNewsRadio.com's podcast covers seven topics: Enterprise Content Management (ECM); network security; military how-to guides; Sun's latest SunFire x4150 servers; personal-sized network attached storage (NAS) appliances ; and conference pointers.  After the technical content there is a Tom Bihn  product review update.

Links mentioned in this podcast include:

The microbrew beer recommendation for this podcast is the Fat Weasel Pale Ale by River Trent Brewing in Ukaih, CA.

The recommend podcast resource to checkout for this podcast is the "main feed" at IT Conversations.

January 20, 2009 in Business, Conferences, Enterprise, FriendsInTech.com, Microsoft, Open Source, Podcast, Portal, Reference, Security, Tech Rag Tear Outs, Technology, Tips, Weblogs, Windows | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack

Tuesday, September 04, 2007

TECH NEWS RADIO PODCAST #338 | 070904 | Top 9 Email News Items Plus Interview With FileMaker Expert John Mark Osborne

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

Today's "mini" Tech Rag Tear Outs examines nine top things to consider checking out and a great interview with FileMaker expert John Mark Osborne from Databasepros.com.  During the interview we discuss: history of FileMaker, John's expertise, hands-on training options for FileMaker Pro, and online training tools.

Links mentioned in this podcast include:

#9.) Attensa Enterprise 2.0 Feed Readers

#8.) Alltel's new Where

#7.) Vlingo Mobile

#6.) Mark/Space Missing Sync for Windows Mobile 4.0

#5.) Thornsoft's ClipMate 7.2.05 for Windows

#4.) Mindomo online mind mapping tool

#3.) DivX Author 1.5 editing tool

#2.) Freebase 'open source data' database

#1.) Newsgator - NetNewsWire - FeedDemon

We also recommend checking out Paso Robles, CA based Steinhaus Brewing Co's Mission Street Pale Ale microbrew.

September 4, 2007 in Collaboration, Development, Enterprise, FriendsInTech.com, Management, Media, Microsoft, Mobile, Networking, Open Source, Podcast, Recommendation, Security, Tech Rag Tear Outs, Technology, Weblogs, Windows | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack

Friday, July 27, 2007

Technology News Podcast Review #006 from TechNewsRadio.com | 070727 | Examining IDEO, Dunbar Numbers, Navizon, Identity, Meal Etiquette, Chumby, Mythbusters, & VMWare

Today's Technology News Podcast Review recommends the following podcasts:

In addition, the following links to other technology podcast news may be of interest:

Other links mentioned in this podcast include:

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

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July 27, 2007 in Apple, Collaboration, Enterprise, FriendsInTech.com, Gadget, Games, Linux, Macintosh, Management, Media, Microsoft, Mobile, Networking, Open Source, Podcast, Podcasting, Recommendation, Technology, Weblogs, Windows | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack

Tuesday, July 24, 2007

TECH NEWS RADIO PODCAST #332 | 070724 | Focus on Mobile Gear, Software Development, Enterprise Solutions, and New Media

Today's Tech Rag Tear Outs podcast includes pointers to the following topic areas: Mobile Gear, Software Development, Enterprise Solutions, and New Media.

The content is from the following sources: MaximumPC, Software Developer Times, Computer World, eWeek, PC Magazine, Information Week, Network World, PC World, and Mobile Enterprise Magazine.

Technology links mentioned in this podcast include:

Some administrivia links mentioned in the podcast include:

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

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July 24, 2007 in Administrivia, Audacity, Collaboration, Conferences, Development, Enterprise, FriendsInTech.com, Gadget, Linux, Media, Microsoft, Mobile, Networking, Open Source, Podcast, Tech Rag Tear Outs, Technology, Weblogs, Windows | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack

Friday, March 30, 2007

TECH NEWS RADIO PODCAST #325 | 070330 | Overview of eTech 2007

Today's podcast summarizes TechNewsRadio.com's thoughts and impressions related to attending eTech 2007 held in San Diego, CA from March 26-29, 2007.

The podcast is organized in four main sections: expo attendee bag review, opening night keynotes, thoughts on the term 'magic', and then eight top technologies you should be aware of.

In addition detailed conference notes have been posted in OPML format to Grazr.com.

All the links mentioned in this podcast will be posted in the very near future (sorry for the delay).

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

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March 30, 2007 in Business, Collaboration, Conferences, Development, Enterprise, FriendsInTech.com, Linux, Media, Microsoft, Mobile, Networking, Open Source, Podcast, Portal, Productivity, Reference, Science, Security, Storage, Technology, Tips, Weblogs, Windows | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack

Monday, March 26, 2007

Following Along At eTech 2007

There are several ways to follow along with TechNewsRadio.com at eTech 2007:

March 26, 2007 in Conferences, Current Affairs, Podcast, Reference, Technology, Weblogs | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack

Tuesday, December 26, 2006

TECH NEWS RADIO PODCAST #317 | 061226 | Online Software Updates

Today's Tech News Radio Podcast examines the latest online software updates from:

Additional links mentioned in this podcast include:

And we have a great microbrew recommendation -- Squatters India Pale Ale brewed in Salt Lake City, Utah.

This podcast is sponsored by: SCOTTEVEST (SeV) - makers of fine tech clothing and TradePub.com with free eWeek subscriptions. You can also make listener supported donations directly to TechNewsRadio.com via this link.

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December 26, 2006 in Business, Collaboration, Development, Enterprise, FriendsInTech.com, Networking, Open Source, Productivity, Tech Rag Tear Outs, Technology, Weblogs | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack