st1717: Christmas Gifts that will make Any Techie Smile! [Podcast]

Yes it’s here!  One of my favorite episodes of the year.  My picks for great technology based gifts.  A couple may surprise you!  Maybe you have some favorites that I missed.  No worries, just leave your picks in the comments below or on our Facebook page.  I would love to hear what catches your eye this year.  Each pick on my list has a link below and by using those links to purchase, you help SmartTech while getting the best price around.

 



st1716: Equifax is hacked AGAIN! Your online Idenity is at risk [Podcast]

Equifax, one of the largest collectors of data about you in the world was hacked AGAIN! Learn about what this new hack and the last hack means for you AND how you protect yourself.

st1714: Jobs that No Longer Exist Because of Technology [Podcast]

Back in 2010, then Secretary of Education, Richard Riley said, “The top 10 in-demand jobs in 2010 did not exist in 2004.” With all the new jobs, some jobs had to change dramatically or even become obsolete. In this episode we talk about jobs that no longer exist, in a large part due to technology.

st1713: 10 Ways Social Media can Mess with your Life! [Podcast]

Social Media has become an integrated into most activities by so many people.  But have we really thought through its effect on our lives?  In this episode I go through 10 pitfalls to watch out for if you are going to be a user of social media.

Do you have problems with any of these?  Leave a comment in the comment section below.

st1712: Is Disney Spying on your Children? [Podcast]

Keeping your children safe on line

The Walt Disney company has been slapped with a lawsuit alleging violation of COPPA. This law says that companies can not collect personal information on children without permission from their parents. In 42 identified apps, Disney may be violating that law. What does this mean, how do you protect your child’s privacy? We explore this and more in this episode.

Here is the full list of the apps in the lawsuit:

“AvengersNet”

“Beauty and the Beast”

“Perfect Match”

“Cars Lightening League”

“Club Penguin Island”

“Color by Disney”

“Disney Color and Play”

“Disney Crossy Road”

“Disney Dream Treats”

“Disney Emoji Blitz”

“Disney Gif”

“Disney Jigsaw Puzzle!”

“Disney LOL”

“Disney Princess: Story Theater”

“Disney Store Become”

“Disney Story Central”

“Disney’s Magic Timer by Oral-B”

“Disney Princess: Charmed Adventures”

“Dodo Pop”

“Disney Build It Frozen”

“DuckTales: Remastered”

“Frozen Free Fall”

“Frozen Free Fall: Icy Shot”

“Good Dinosaur Storybook Deluxe”

“Inside Out Thought Bubbles”

“Maleficent Free Fall”

“Miles from Tomorrowland: Missions”

“Moana Island Life”

“Olaf’s Adventures”

“Palace Pets in Whisker Haven”

“Sofia the First Color and Play”

“Sofia the First Secret Library”

“Star Wars: Puzzle DroidsTM”

“Star WarsTM: Commander”

“Temple Run: Oz”

“Temple Run: Brave”

“The Lion Guard”

“Toy Story: Story Theater”

“Where’s My Water?”

“Where’s My Mickey?”

“Where’s My Water? 2”

“Where’s My Water? Lite/Where’s My Water? Free”

“Zootopia Crime Files: Hidden Object”