st1711: Are you Smarter than Your Luggage? Bluesmart Unveils it’s new Product Line

Bluesmart came out with the world’s first smart luggage!  A carry on with a lot of high tech abilities.  Well over 2 years later, they have done it again.  They have updated their software and electronics, and created a smart luggage system.  In this episode we talk about what smart luggage is and if you really need it.  We also explore the features in the new luggage set and make some recommendations.  By the way, if you decide you’d like to purchase one piece or the entire set, click HERE to get the absolute best pre production price available!


Language Warning. Please do not watch if you are easily offended.

 

st1708: Solving Crime One Smart Phone at a Time [Podcast]

Tracking apps are becoming more useful in helping the police solve crimes.  In this episode we explore a specific case and talk about how you might want to set up your own phone.

 

How to Track Your Lost or Stolen Android Phone

How to Set Up and use Find My iPhone

 

st1706: You CAN take it with you! (syncing your life across your devices) [Podcast]

The more devices we use, the more the need to sync our files to more than one device.  As the price drops, and the speed and reliability of cloud storage increases, cloud storage becomes a great answer.  Today we talk about the big 4 storage sync solutions and which ones work best for which situations.

Photo courtesy of Google G-Suite

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st1705: Great Resources for Learning About Tech [Podcast]

The Best of SmartTech

Believe it or not, the SmartTech studio is still in construction and so this week we are presenting a “Best of” SmartTech!

Photo Courtesy of Pond5

It may seem a bit strange to my podcast to talk about other podcasts. But as a teacher, this is how I got better at teaching about Tech. Why reinvent the wheel so to speak? So I want to recommend places on the web where I have learned a lot of things about Technology.

Below are links to the websites I talk about during today’s episode.

Google
YouTube
TWiT Network
Know How Show on the TWiT Network
MacMost
5by5 Network
Cnet Network
The AppleByte on the Cnet Network
ScreenCastsONLINE
Lynda.com

st1703: Building a Studio in your Home [Podcast]

In this episode I walk you through the thought process on converting a bedroom and a bathroom in a 75 year old house to an office/studio/guest-room.

Roxul Insulation

UpDesk Standing Desks

It’s getting there…