A Losing Bet and Up Periscope

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A Losing Bet & Up Periscope

Show Notes

Hour 1

You Bet Your Life

Shane_HamelinLargerNew Jersey, Delaware and Nevada have opened the Pandora’s box of online gambling and more states want to fix their ailing casino industries by joining in.

Harmless entertainment or the tip of a massive societal iceberg?  Shane Hamelin tackles the subject of online gaming/gambling addiction.  How big is the problem, what is the fallout and what can be done for those who find themselves hooked online?

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USA Today:  Online Gambling Spurs Addiction Fears

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Up Periscope!

Sheri KamSocial media keeps expanding and its time for us to help you catch up with the latest trends.  Sheri Kam joins us once again to help explain some of the most recent tools that have been added to the toolbox for those who want to explore new ways of keeping in touch personally and professionally.  Sheri will look at the increased popularity of Snapchat, first used by teens to avoid detection by parents, and Periscope, one of the new video sharing social media tools.

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Hour 2

Answering Listener Questions

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Mike BrennanMiTechNews Headlines for September 5, 2015

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September 15, 2015

The impact of tech on the American economy, its cities and the transformation of the urban ecosystem will shape the agenda for the fourth annual one-day Techonomy Detroit conference. Tech is enabling new tools to address the challenges and opportunities that will drive the business and social structures of our interconnected, urbanized future.

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CalIt’s finally time to head back to school for all the students in the family.  Cal Carson is an experienced parent who has put together some excellent tips to keep in mind as your offspring head back to their particular fount of wisdom!

Technology Back to School Tips 2015

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