August 2- Today’s Word Is Utilize

30 07 2009

This week, Larry O’Conner stops by to tell us “How To Get The Most Out of Your Computer Resources.” Larry is the founder, president, and Chief Operating Officer of Other World Computing, the leading provider of quality computer upgrade products and services for Macintosh users around the world. Our show, this week, will entail our Week In Review, and some tips on how to get the best upgrades for your computer on a restricted budget.

For more info on Larry, check out the link——>[JUMP]

The show will air this Sunday at 6 pm EDT/5 pm CDT/3 pm MST on KFNX-1100 in the Greater Phoenix area; the show can also be streamed lived at the same time listed above, by following this link [JUMP]
Come back on Monday for the Week In Review post!
Thanks for stopping by!!!
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July 26- Week In Review

27 07 2009

It was great to have Tony back on the show [Listen/Download]. We hope our PC users are more confident with the Windows 7 that is right for them when it drops on October 22. For more on Tony, head to www.tonybradley.com

Here are our stories that were featured in our Week-In Review:

  • Wireless Power System Show Off-BBC News-[JUMP]
  • Scientists Turn Used LCD’s Into Medicine- itNEWS-[JUMP]
  • Indian Farmers Use Mobil Phones To Control Irrigation-GoodGearGuide-[JUMP]
  • Cloud Computing and Your Career- InfoWorld-[JUMP]
  • NSA Using Cloud Model For Intelligence Sharing- Information Week- [JUMP]

Stop back on Thursday, for our upcoming show post with more information about our guest Larry O’Connor and topic details.

Be sure to tune in this upcoming Sunday at 6 pm EDT/3 pm MST.

Thanks for the support!





July 26- Windows 7: Coming to a PC Near You

23 07 2009

Photo from TwitterThis week, our favorite MS MVP & CISSP Tony Bradley brings us the timely info on the Microsoft new operating system. Our show “Windows 7: Coming Soon to a PC Near You” will give the when, where and why including a no nonsense breakdown of the different flavors that will be available. That along with the business case for the switch and more.

The show will air on Sunday, July 26, 2009 at 6 pm EDT/3 pm MST on KFNX 1100 which airs in the Greater Phoenix area. If you are not in the Phoenix area but would like to hear the show, follow this link to stream the show on KFNX’s live stream [JUMP]

We will post the show for download by Wednesday of next week – sign up for email delivery or RSS feeds of our blog posts and podcasts to get it fresh off the ether.

A little more about Tony:
Tony is author / co-author of 10 books, and hundreds of web and print articles. His areas of expertise are security, unified communications, Windows, and server virtualization.

Tony’s Links
LinkedIn[JUMP]
Twitter [JUMP]

Co-author of Unified Communications for Dummies [JUMP] – coming November 2009





July 19- Week In Review

20 07 2009

It was great to have Ermis on the show. It will help you manage your ascent into cloud computing. If you missed the show, here it is.

Here are the stories from the Week In Review:

  • Tesla Goes Big Apple with Chelsea Showroom-Engadget-[JUMP]
  • MS Office On The Web: What It Is and What It’s Not- Webmonkey-[JUMP]
  • Experts Call For Federal Wind Power Rush-Chron National- [JUMP]
  • 49ers Detail Santa Clara Stadium Plans- BizJournal-[JUMP]
  • Link Exchanges: The Poor Man’s SEO-CNN News-[JUMP]

Be sure to tune in this upcoming Sunday, when guest Tony Bradley returns.





July 19- How to Manage Your Cloud Computing

16 07 2009

For the show this week, Ermis Sfakiyanudis stops by to talk about “The Management of Cloud Computing”. This week’s show will accent last week’s show great. Last week, Shelly gave us a thorough introduction to Cloud Computing. Now that you know what Cloud Computing is, you have to manage it…and that is what Ermis will be telling you about.

Ermis is an experienced executive and business leader who co-founded eTelemetry in 2004. He now serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of the company. Prior to eTelemetry, Ermis founded Sigma Engineering in 1993 and saw a substantial amount of growth through the company while he was there.

The show will air this Sunday in the Greater Phoenix Area at 3 pm MST/ 6 pm EDT.

You can also stream the show live from this link at the time listed above—>[JUMP] If you can’t catch it at that time, we will have it posted early next week.

Stop by on Monday for the Week In Review from the show.





Data.gov and NYC Data

15 07 2009

Earlier today, we tweeted about Data.gov and Google’s Public Policy blog. We decided to take a few minutes and try it for ourselves…and that is all it took. We downloaded the CSV from data.gov, uploaded & shared it with Google Fusion Tables and made a rudimentary bar chart.

Now, when these are in XML and can constantly update based on the most recent information with the ability to track changes, we will be cooking with [a trademarked vegetable fat]…but this is a great start. If you can make a bar chart in your favorite spreadsheet program AND upload a file to the internet, you are ready to go. Give it a try. Let us know what you create! You can’t improve it if you can’t track it…

We wanted to know what agencies were providing the most data ….here is Our First Data.gov chart and first use of Google’s Fusion Tables:

DATA.GOV Feeds by Agency

We are also looking for types of data to recommend to the NYCEDC for NYC government data. What do you want to know about NYC? What agencies should get on board first? What data do you ninjas want to slice and dice? DM us on Twitter – imitechtalk or send an email (no attachments) to info@imi-us.com with the subject ‘NYCEDC – NYC Data’. We will let you know if yours is selected for us to submit and send you a high five if the NYCEDC selects it.

[UPDATE Wed 7/15 2:11 EDT: Our shared table does not seem to be showing up 😦 We tried]





July 12- Week In Review

13 07 2009

Shelly Palmer made for a great guest to discuss Cloud Computing and Storage. If you would like to check out more about our guest, check him out by clicking on this link—>[JUMP]

And as always, here are our stories featured this week in the Week In Review:

  • Talk Is Cheap. Real Cheap-NY Times-[JUMP]
  • Demand For 13″ MacBook Pro Better Than Apple Planned- Ars Technica- [JUMP]
  • Google Announces PC Operating System to Compete With Windows- Wired- [JUMP]
  • CRA International Helps Develop Electricity Plan For New York City- Pennet- [JUMP]
  • South African Strike Halts World Cup Stadium Building- Bloomberg- [JUMP]

The show will be availible for soon!

Come back this week for our guest Amy Wohl.

The show is aired in Phoenix on Sundays on KFNX 1100 at 6 pm EDT/ 3 pm MST.

The show is also streamed live from this link —–>[JUMP]

Thanks for the support!!!