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Hop A Rocket – AwesomeCast

Hop A Rocket – AwesomeCast

Cynthia Closkey of Shift Collaborative joins us in studio this week.  She talks with Sorg, Katie, and Chilla about this week’s tech news, including:   Cynthia is giving us a quick share about what she’s up to at Shift Collaborative. Catch her AwesomeChat this week! Cynthia is sharing her Awesome Thing of the Week – her new AirPods! Cynthia is sharing her AirPod[Read More…]

by October 4, 2017 0 comments Partner
The Lowercase “i”s – AwesomeCast

The Lowercase “i”s – AwesomeCast

This week we’ve got Susan and Vance of Ohio Linuxfest in studio to share some news about their event at the end of the month. We’ve also got our usual cast of characters with Sorg, Katie, and Chilla as we talk about the obvious things – Apple updates! Susan and Vance are sharing this year’s Ohio Linuxfest as their Awesome[Read More…]

by September 13, 2017 0 comments Partner
Hashtag Hurricane Rescues Are Here to Stay – Pros & Cons – SDP#44

Hashtag Hurricane Rescues Are Here to Stay – Pros & Cons – SDP#44

VIDEO-Victims of hurricanes turned to Twitter and Facebook for help as floodwater rose and winds toppled structures. A combination of government and civilian rescuers answered their calls! 2017 is the demarcation line as we are officially in the social media age of natural disaster response. Dr. Perrodin explains how this new era has introduced both efficiencies and complexities to rescue[Read More…]

by September 11, 2017 0 comments Video
Hashtag Hurricane Rescues Are Here to Stay – Pros & Cons – SDP#44

Hashtag Hurricane Rescues Are Here to Stay – Pros & Cons – SDP#44

PODCAST-Victims of hurricanes turned to Twitter and Facebook for help as floodwater rose and winds toppled structures. A combination of government and civilian rescuers answered their calls! 2017 is the demarcation line as we are officially in the social media age of natural disaster response. Dr. Perrodin explains how this new era has introduced both efficiencies and complexities to rescue[Read More…]

by September 10, 2017 0 comments Partner
Houston Dunkirk, Cajun Navy & Fixing FEMA – SDP#43

Houston Dunkirk, Cajun Navy & Fixing FEMA – SDP#43

VIDEO-Dr. Perrodin argues that the decision to not evacuate Houston was correct and will be the standard decision moving forward for sentinel events. Infrastructure would not support a timely evacuation. Had Houston ordered an evacuation, hundreds, if not thousands, of people would have perished in their vehicles. This has become the standard (unwritten) protocol for all major cities across the[Read More…]

by September 3, 2017 0 comments Video
Houston Dunkirk, Cajun Navy & Fixing FEMA – SDP#43

Houston Dunkirk, Cajun Navy & Fixing FEMA – SDP#43

PODCAST-An abysmal government response to Hurricane Harvey exposed inadequate planning, lack of resources and confusing attempts at invoking incident command that iced potential responders such as commercial drone operators. Rescue efforts defaulted to heroic, overwhelmed local crews bolstered by the truly remarkable “Cajun Navy”. In substantial form, social media played a key role for those attempting to contact responders. This[Read More…]

by September 2, 2017 0 comments Partner
Dropbox Hoarder – AwesomeCast

Dropbox Hoarder – AwesomeCast

We’re LIVE with the YaJagoff John Chamberlin, Chilla and Sorg. John is just off a wirlwind trip following last week’s Red Bull Flugtag, and is ready to talk some chat and Pittsburgh, including: John admits he’s here because of the Slice on Broadway pizza. John is also sharing some of the fun things he’s been doing – like hitting up[Read More…]

by August 16, 2017 0 comments Partner
Mystery Box – AwesomeCast

Mystery Box – AwesomeCast

Buzzy Torek of Epicast joins Katie on the big purple couch this week.  They’re chatting some tech news with Sorg and our awesome chat room, including: We’re LIVE with this week’s tech talk with Buzzy of Epicast and Katie. Buzzy is talking some music happenings for the Allentown neighborhood in Pittsburgh. Katie is sharing her Awesome Thing of the Week[Read More…]

by August 9, 2017 0 comments Partner
Debate Over the Brick Wall – AwesomeCast

Debate Over the Brick Wall – AwesomeCast

We’re comparing new studio spaces with Brian Crawford of The River’s Edge this week!  Sorg, Chilla and Brian are bringing you the week’s tech news including: Apparently we have a wall in our future? Did you miss the Big Purple Couch Parade? Check out our Facebook videos from last week! Brian Crawford of The River’s Edge is joining us tonight[Read More…]

by August 2, 2017 0 comments Partner
Live from Broadway Ave –  AwesomeCast

Live from Broadway Ave – AwesomeCast

It’s the first AwesomeCast from the NEW Sorgatron Media Studio on Broadway Ave in Pittsburgh!  Chilla, Sorg and Mike Pound are talking all the week’s tech news including: Chilla is celebrating to the countdown to the death of Adobe Flash! Mike Pound is eyeing Pittsburgh’s Duolingo’s valuation hit $700 million with new funding! Sorg is just happy to have the new[Read More…]

by July 26, 2017 0 comments Partner