AwesomeCast 454: Scan To Set Rocket At Your Location
Episode 3089 · July 16th, 2019 · 59 mins 47 secs
About this Episode
This week’s episode brought to you by Sidekick Media Services, Slice on Broadway, and Sparkledragon's Magical Emporium!
Producer Missy and Katie are still away doing important things, so it's Sorg and Chilla holding the fort down as they talk this week in tech news, including:
- Chilla is sharing the Google Nest / Home Hub as his Awesome Thing of the Week!
- Sorg has discovered that he can ask Google to play movies on the studio TV through Chromecast!
- We're finding out how dedicated Sorg is to Dr. Mario World.
- Sorg's ACTUAL Awesome Thing of the Week is MyFitnessPal.
- Want a Nintendo Switch without all the bells and whistles? Nintendo is rolling out a smaller Switch Lite version!
- Google Stadia is leaving gamers underwhelmed and disappointed.
- Just in time for the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 launch, there is an AR app to view the rocket in AR!
- While Katie is still on assignment, we are thinking of her as CES opens to sex tech!
- Ever wanted to be a flying dinosaur? Now you have a chance with Jurassic Flight at the National Aviary.
- Chilla is sharing some news about Windows auto updates.
- Pokemon GO is getting some updates!
- Niantic is shutting down Field Trip.
- Waze has a new toll calculator making it easier to plan.
- Virgin Orbit had a successful first rocket drop test, and a real launch could happen soon!
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