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The Bandrew Says Podcast: Technology, Social Media and YouTube News

Tune in every Monday morning to find out the latest technology, social media and YouTube news from Bandrew Scott; the host of the podcastage YouTube channel and owner of geeksrising.com
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Dec 26, 2016

On episode 48 of the BSP, I talk about my favorite piece of news in the last decade; scientists have discovered a new vaccine to stop the spread of Ebola!!!

Before that, I start with discussing the mic I’m recording this weeks podcast with & my run in with minimalism. As far as computer news, I talk about Apple giving up on Mac OS X and Raspberry Pi rolling out their OS to PC & Mac computers!

In security news, there has been push by The House to legislate the use of the Sting Ray device, which tracks devices using geo-location. Following that I briefly talk about Facebbok’s report regarding government data requests.

Finishing up the podcast, I recommend a travel show starring Karl Pilkington and an album by Cult of Luna & Julie Christmas, and lastly I talk about my thoughts and first impressions on my new iPhone 7+.

00:00 - Intro
02:57 - It’s Christmas
03:14 - Recording with Rode NT1
04:04 - Minimalism & The Clutter Cave
05:25 - THERE’S A VACCINE FOR EBOLA! HOLY SHIT!!!!
09:30 - Apple is Giving Up on Mac OS X
13:31 - Raspberry Pi’s OS Now On PC & Mac
16:25 - Legislation on Sting Ray Geolocation Device
18:30 - Government’s Facebook User Data Requests Up 27% (https://govtrequests.facebook.com)
22:19 - The Moaning Of Life
23:08 - Cult of Luna & Julie Christmas - Mariner
23:42 - Initial Impressions of the iPhone 7+

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Dec 19, 2016

On episode 47 of the BSP, I talk about how much I hate Verizon Wireless & Comcast. I also talk about getting rid of Facebook and receiving the Pebble Refund. Finishing up the personal section of the podcast, I talk about how I have/will release 9 videos in 9 days.

In news, Microsoft announced speed boosts for Xbox One downloads, Twitch launching a mobile live streaming service, Amazon delivers a package via drone for the first time, Apple releases AirPods, Evernote nearly crashes and burns based on poor decisions, and twitter tells the government to do their own work.

As far as what I’ve been testing, I talk about a new VPN and my new cable service, and why I switched.

00:00 - Intro
02:09 - Recording with Different Microphone
03:31 - Getting Rid of Facebook Apps
04:40 - Pebble Refunds Are Coming!!!
05:25 - 9 Videos in 9 Days!
07:55 - Xbox One Download Speed Increase
09:33 - Twitch Mobile Streaming Service
11:05 - Amazon Drones
12:50 - Apple Removes Battery Time Remaining
14:10 - Apple AirPods Released!!!
16:08 - Evernote Alienates It’s Users
18:10 - Twitter Tells The Government to Get Lost
21:02 - Started Using a VPN
23:05 - Comcast Is The Worst
26:31 - Verizon Cancelled the Only Useful Service Option.
28:45 - Outro

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Dec 12, 2016

On this episode of the BSP, the main topic focusses on how I went from 0 subscribers to 18,000 subscribers. I analyze how I did this, and what lessons I think can be taken from this journey.

In other news, I talk about how Amazon Go works, what the UK Snoopers Charter is and how it worries me, as well as provide an update on the Fitbit acquisition of Pebble and what that means for all the kickstarter backers & pebble customers.

As far as what I've been testing, I talk about my favorite Apple Watch Band, my current favorite iPhone Case, my adoption of camera covers on the iPhone, using a network drive, and my new mousepad.

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Dec 5, 2016

00:00 - Intro
01:25 - Partitioning HD 6 Ways!!!
04:00 - Google is Eliminating Passwords
07:10 - Netflix Download & Go
09:05 - New YouTube Comment Functions
13:39 - Apple AirPods are Coming!!!
16:18 - Fitbit is acquiring Pebble
20:27 - What I have been testing
24:37 - Why I Give out Bad Reviews
33:10 - Outro

On todays episode, I cover a few big pieces of news but before we get into that I talk about my gradual descent into paranoia and anti socia tendencies. Then I talk about how google is collecting enough data to actually create the AI from Ex Machina.

Other news covered consists of the brand new download function by Netflix, New Youtube Comment Functions, an eventual release of Apple AirPods, and Fitbit's acquisition of Pebble.

As far as what I've been testing, I briefly discuss the Magic Trackpad 2 and Magic Keyboard 2, and then discuss my new apple watch band and a brand new iPhone case.

As the main topic in this episode, I talk about why I give out bad reviews and how companies need to listen to what reviewers have to say about their products and improve their future iterations. I also tell you why I refuse to visit some review channels.

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