AwesomeCast 416: Crash Override
Episode 2736 · October 9th, 2018 · 1 hr 2 mins
About this Episode
This week’s episode brought to you by Comic Book Pitt, Slice on Broadway, and Alex Kahrs Design & Media!
It's Krause and Sorg in studio with Chilla coming at us from Studio C as we're talking tech. This week's topics include:
- Sorg is sharing his Awesome Thing of the Week from his travel to Texas over the weekend.
- We're learning about how to find where source code used for movies comes from thanks to Chilla.
- Chilla is sharing the Pixel Slate as his Awesome Thing of the Week.
- Krause has a new bluetooth headset from Plantronics. We're not talking about the why - just that it's a thing.
- Pittsburgh is getting a LEGO Store, and it's almost ready to open!
- There are two types of people who shop at malls: 1) Mall shoppers; and 2) Apple and Microsoft shoppers.
- Apple Watch can thank Australia for the Daylight Saving bug heads-up.
- You may be able to finally change your username on Playstation Network!
- iOS 12 can do effects in FaceTime!
- Lenovo allows you to use smart display to add Google Assistant to your kitchen.
- There's a robot that can install drywall - by itself.
- Google had an event. Krause is giving us the high points.
- We're exploring some fun options for Google Broadcast.
- Google Duplex will answer a call for you and will transcribe the call and give you options to interact with the call.
- Google Assistant will be able to make an appointment for you starting as early as next month.
- Krause got to check out Microsoft Ignite and is sharing a bit of his experience.
- We're learning about Windows Intune.
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