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Podcast 9/13/14 3 Hour Special: iPhone 6, Internet Radio & Apple Pay

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Show Notes:

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Hour 1

Keep Your Eye On the Apple

Phone lines are open.  You tell us: Will you be buying a new iPhone 6 or 6 Plus?  Didn’t Samsung do all of this before: Galaxy Note, Galaxy Gear (watch) and Google Pay?  So what’s the big deal?  $350 for an Apple Watch!  You gotta be kidding…or not!

Foster, Gary and Ed will lead the discussion and find out what our listeners are saying about Apple’s grand reveal this past week.

Click Here to Listen to Hour 1 iPhone 6 Open Line

Hour 2

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Urban Nation Radio

Internet Radio, The New Frontier:

Yakeem Tatum

Yakeem Tatum, host and founder of  Urban Nation Radio .Yakeem  is a Junior at Henry Ford Academy, associated with the College for Creative Studies.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook Revealing Apple Pay

Apple Payment: The Ultimate Digital Security ?



Rick Dakin

Rick Dakin, CEO and Chief Security Strategist of Coalfire (IT Data Security Firm) in regards to the security of the iPhone 6 pay-by-phone feature:

“A device and token-based payment system is inherently more secure than mag-stripe cards using 1970s technology, but consumers need to understand that even the most sophisticated technologies have vulnerabilities. Fraud always finds a way.”

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gt_693205_21_Rick_Dakin_President_and_Cofounder_Coalfirswas_the_featured_speaker_at_the_Security_SummitClick Here to Listen to BONUS INTERVIEW with Rick Dakin



MiTechNews Headlines

Mike Brennan

Mike Brennan, Editor and Host of MiTechNews

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Hour 3

Answering Listener Questions

Gary, Fos, Shane, Ed

Click Here to Listen to Hour 3 Q & A 9-13-14

Nokia 635

 Click Here to Read Foster Braun’s Review of the Nokia 635 Windows Phone 8.1

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Nokia 635: The Doorway to the Smartphone World

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Foster Braun, 9/4/14 Most of us Americans are so used to the array of smartphones with all the bells and whistles in every 7 Eleven, Best Buy or AT&T store that it’s hard to imagine a world without them. We ho-hum the latest version of the Yazoo phone because it only has 16 GB of […]

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DALLAS, sept. 4, 2014 — AT&T* announced today that its 4G LTE network – the nation’s most reliable — now reaches more than 300 million Americans.* “The strong performance we saw in our mobility business in the second quarter is continuing, not only because of our new service and device plans, but because more customers […]

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Apple TV Live Streams iPhone 6 Release

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 Dan Moren@dmoren  Sep 4, 2014 11:35 AM On the off chance that you can’t tune in to the usual witty banter between yours truly and our own editorial director, Jason Snell, as we live blog September 9’s Apple event, good news: Apple will be streaming the whole shindig on its site, in living color.The page, posted […]

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Cortana vs. Siri vs. Google Now: AI Cage Match

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by Jessica Dolcourt     @jdolcourt  April 14, 2014 5:00 AM PDT Not everyone likes speaking commands into their phone, but for those who do, Microsoft’s new Cortana voice assistant for Windows Phone 8.1 is exactly the viable competitor to Apple’s Siri and Google Now that the company needs to keep its Windows Phone OS current. Like Siri and, to a […]

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