Pet Electronic Technology Showcase

13 03 2016

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Dana Humphrey is the Lead Publicist and Owner of Whitegate PR. She also is a professor a the Fashion Institute of Technology in the Pet Product Marketing Department. She runs the Re-tails & Sales Pet Expo with Nancy Hassel, a trade show in NYC featuring pet products. Dana also has recently trademarked “The Pet Lady” and travels around the country giving pet safety tips and great gift suggestions to pet parents. When she’s not posing with a pet you can find her cruising the streets of NYC on her bicycle or vacationing with friends.

Week In Review

  1. The New York Times is launching a television website, expanding Well
  2. Solar-powered Whole Foods already grows (lettuce and tomatoes) in Brooklyn
  3. NYC Okays Charter, Time Warner Cable Franchise Transfer
  4. This New High-Tech Wonder Bra May Help Detect Breast Cancer
  5. U.S. communications agency unveils Internet privacy proposal

Smart Homes

6 03 2016

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Stephan Sardone is the CEO of Sardone Construction a highly specialized contender in the industry that sets itself apart by providing clients with a personalized consultation from project’s inception to completion. As experts of the smart design process, Sardone implements creative uses of space and energy.

Week In Review

  1. NY transit cops can now communicate with police above ground
  2. Actress plans to open studio in Kingston
  3. MTA to change bus radio transmissions despite FCC warning, raising safety concerns
  4. Google’s new payments app means never having to pull out your wallet
  5. Google Believes Its Self-Driving Cars Will Be Great for Seniors

Off Grid Technology

28 02 2016

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Today’s show will be about philosophy and science of off grid renewable energy, and how anyone can apply minimal resources to cut the cord. Listen as we discuss DIY wind, biomass energy, upcycling, cost of small scale personal systems, differences in energy production/conservation, heating and cooling, etc.

Co-Ownerof Liberator LLC, manufacturer and designer of the first and only NRTL listed to UL-1482 Rocket Heater wood stove, good experience in gasification technology to run internal combustion engines.

Mr. Huddleston attended North County Tech for mechanical drafting, architectural design, and geospatial engineering, and has also done work with passive solar energy and DIY wind power.

Week In Review

  1. Soon, New Yorkers will be able to use smartphones to feed parking meters
  2. Rainbow Bagels Go Viral, and Multiply
  3. Airbnb admits that it purged 1,500 unflattering New York listings right before data release
  4. Microsoft Backs Apple in FBI Battle
  5. Google Docs now lets you dictate formatting edits

Polictal Technology

21 02 2016

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An innovator in the marketing world, Ric Militi has fearlessly embraced every aspect of the industry for over 35 years and throughout his career.

Most recently, Ric founded Crazy Raccoons, a tech think tank designed to create simple solutions to complex problems, especially in the marketing world. The tech company recently launched their first product, Zip – The Question Answer App.

In tandem, the companies can now successfully solve all marketing challenges with effective solutions. Now as CEO of three different marketing, film and technology firms, Ric takes the same approach in everything he does with passion, innovation and drive.

Week In Review

  1. NY joins multi-state green coalition
  2. New York is the Bitcoin ATM capital of the world
  3. Broadcasters return to 1 World Trade Center after 14-year absence
  4. Hospital explains decision to pay ransom to hackers
  5. Apple fights the feds on iPhone security hack

CES 2016 Review

10 01 2016

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Josh, also known as “The Technologist”, joined the Abt team of experts in 2004 as a representative in the Small Electronics Department. Working for the company runs in the family for Josh, as his father is a former employee, while his uncle and cousin currently work at Abt. A year after being hired, Josh spearheaded the Apple Boutique opening and now serves as its manager. He has appeared on numerous television shows including ABC, NBC, FOX and WGN and has been quoted in many publications including USA Today, Reuters, the LA Times, and the Daily Herald

Week In Review

  1. Yahoo hears fresh shakeup call from activist investor
  2. Fort Drum soldiers to get solar industry training
  3. Jets test virtual-reality experience
  4. Amazon’s now selling its own brand of ARM processors for the connected home
  5. UV Wearables Get Stretchy in a Patch

Better Giving Through Technology

27 12 2015

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Patrick Coleman serves as president and chief executive officer of Coleman Group Consulting, which focuses on increasing the financial health and performance of client organizations through strategic sourcing. As an extension of this work with clients in the nonprofit sector, Patrick and his team developed GiveCentral, a web-based donation platform designed to improve fundraising efforts by making it easier for donors to give, for nonprofits to connect with donors and for administrators to efficiently manage it all. His diverse educational pursuits include a Master of Management Degree from Northwestern University; a Master of Divinity and Baccalaureate in sacred theology from University of St. Mary of the Lake, and a B.S. in foreign service from Georgetown University.

Week In Review

  1. Schumer calls for probe of infrastructure computer breaches
  2. Gonzalez: Big school contract revealed, spurring NYC to seek new deal that saves millions
  3. Yahoo will now tell you if your account is attacked by government hackers
  4. No more passwords! Google trials system that lets you use settings on your PHONE to log into accounts

Computer Refurbishing and Recycling

20 12 2015

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CPCUG’s Project Reboot in Rockville Maryland has been making refurbished computers available to the poor and disabled n the Washington DC area since 1997. Their volunteers have refurbished more than 14,000 computers over the years. They refurbished 1500 computers last year.

Longtime President of the Capital PC User Group (CPCUG) and Director of CPCUG’s Project Reboot computer recycling program.
Retired after more than 35 years in the computer industry as a programmer, data center manager and IT architect.

Week In Review

  1. De Blasio touts progress on OneNYC
  2. The NY attorney general is crowdsourcing speed tests to see if Verizon is scamming customers
  3. Microsoft opens NY studio to showcase HoloLens headset
  4. Hospitals Aren’t the Only Ones Bleeding Stolen Health Records
  5. Microsoft delves deeper into Android with directory app for its own apps


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