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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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Feb 27, 2017

00:00 - Intro
01:10 - What I didn’t like about last weeks episode
02:41 - 25,000 Subscribers on YouTube
05:51 - Read your privacy policies
07:18 - Using Google Chrome Incognito Mode
08:30 - Amazon lowers Free Shipping Limit
10:00 - Apple using Facial Recognition
12:10 - WhatsApp Ripping off SnapChat
14:05 - US Border Password Requirement Legislation
18:57 - Bills Proposed to Limit Cell Surveillance
21:25 - The Lone Gunmen TV Show
24:17 - The X-Files Origins Agent of Chaos
25:37 - Blue Yeti Pro
27:24 - Outro

On episode 57 of the BSP, I first talk about hating last weeks episode of the podcast, explain why I was unhappy with it, and what I’m going to do to improve and avoid situations like this again. I also talk about hitting 25,000 subscribers on youtube and running a microphone giveaway!

Then I talk about remaining anonymous on a browser, amazon lowering their limit for free shipping, apple using facial recognition for phone authorization, and WhatsApp ripping off Snapchat.

I then discuss a few bills that are being proposed in the US right now. The first one covers the requirement for Non-US citizens to hand over social media credential and phone passwords prior to entering the country, and the second set of bills cover cell phone surveillance and tracking.

In non tech news, I recommend the Lone Gunmen TV show, and share some shocking conspiracies from the show that came true, talk about an amazing X-Files book that I couldn’t put down, and share some brief thoughts about the Blue Yeti Pro.

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Feb 20, 2017

 

On episode 56 of the BSP, the main focus is discussing PewDiePie getting dropped by Maker Studio, YouTube canceling part of his monetization ability, and the cancellation of Scare PewDiePie. I share my thoughts on this event as well as political correctness, and what I think society needs to do to move forward.

Before this, I share one of the most satisfying moments of my life, and a dream that explains why I'm in no rush to jump into another relationship, as well as why my previous relationships have likely failed.

In news, I talk about Russia sending Edward Snowden back to the US, the possibility of Social Media Passwords being required to enter the U.S. and updated to the UK OSA. As far TV, I recommend Mind Field on YouTube Red. Lastly, what I have been testing, I cover verizon unlimited very briefly, and then getting set up with YubiKey, and my current status of Complete Privacy & Security Desk Reference.

00:00 - Intro
01:08 - Recording with Blue Spark
01:49 - Most Satisfying Moment of Life
05:13 - Sharing My Dream
07:30 - PewDiePie Incident
12:40 - Russia Sending Snowden Back
14:02 - Social Media Passwords Required to Enter the U.S.
15:43 - UK Law Updates for Whistleblowers
16:44 - Mind Field
18:02 - Verizon Unlimited
18:24 - YubiKey Update
19:58 - Complete Privacy & Security Desk Reference
22:04 - X-Files Books
22:36 - Outro

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Feb 13, 2017

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00:00 - Intro
01:05 - Something New For the Podcast
01:53 - Different Theme Song?
02:30 - Removing All My Information from Facebook
04:44 - YouTube Live Streaming
07:09 - 4k WebCam
09:33 - Verizon Unlimited Plan
10:48 - Correction Re: FBI Collecting E-mails from Google
12:22 - Police Scouring Social Media for Evidence
15:30 - Vizio Tracking Users Viewing Habits & IP Address
17:55 - Update to Electronic Communications Privacy Act
20:37 - FBI No Longer Accepting FOIA Requests Via Email
23:00 - TV Announcements
24:41 - Recommended YouTuber
25:32 - Recommended Music
26:31 - Updated Thoughts on Signal
27:22 - Leef RSS Aggregator
29:18 - Outro


On episode 55 of the BSP, I start by explaining the second camera angle used in this episode. Let me know in the youtube comments or on twitter if you think I should continue to add a second angle. Then I explain my journey in removing all my information from Facebook.

In news, I cover youtube rolling out live streaming from mobile devices, Logitech’s new 4k webcam, Verizon’s new unlimited plan, Police using social media to convict rioters, Vizio tracking users and selling their data, an update the the Electronic Communications Privacy Act, and change to FOIA requests.

Following the news, I talk about 3 TV show release dates that I am anxiously awaiting, and suggest I Fight Dragons The Near Future, and iDubbbzTV’s youtube channel. Lastly, I update my thoughts on Signal and share my thoughts on Leef RSS Aggregator.

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Feb 6, 2017

00:00 - Intro
01:04 - A Strange Story / Why I’m Not Watching the Super Bowl
03:06 - Stop Being Stupid Idiots
05:05 - Facebook is Taking on YouTube
08:12 - Zero Rating Allowed by FCC
10:45 - FBI’s iPhone Cracking Software Stolen
13:08 - FBI Access to All Gmail Stored on Foreign Servers?
15:38 - The Expanse Season 2
17:18 - Graf Orlock Destination Time Tomorrow
18:48 - X-Files Trust No One
19:50 - YubiKey Mistake
21:21 - Signal E2E Messaging App
24:00 - Your Audio Isn’t as Bad as You Think
28:16 - Outro

On episode 54 of the BSP, I share the first recording I ever made on my computer, and explain why the audio you’re getting out of your $30-$50 is much better than you think.

In the personal portion of the podcast, I share a very strange encounter I had with a pizza delivery man, my boycott of the NFL, and rant about how I hope all of you are smart about how you drive.

In the news, I cover Facebook’s plans for video hosting, the FCC allowing zero rating, the FBI’s iPhone cracking software being stolen, and the FBI gaining access to all of Google’s e-mails stored outside of the US.

In pop culture, I talk about the return of the Expanse on the SyFy channel, I recommend a grind core album that I’ve been listening to for over 10 years, and I suggest an X-files book that should satiate your conspiracy mind during the absence of new X-files episodes.

As far as what I’ve been testing, I share a big mistake I made while purchasing a couple of Yubikey encryption keys, and explain why I like Signal, and the difficulties of using it.

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