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Podcast 1638: Dress Up Day, Yahoo’s Blowout, Tesla Sues Michigan and Mike Ammann Tours Facebook

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Yahoo announced this week that it had suffered a breach of 500,000 usernames and passwords….wait for it….in 2014!


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Caston ThomasCaston Thomas, The Chuck Norris of Securing & Managing Mobile & Networks, is the CEO of InterWorks Technology,  a computer and security company based in Rochester, MI. Mr. Thomas tackles questions like: Why did Yahoo wait two years?  They claim that this was a “state sponsored attack” but where is the proof?  

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, one of our tech experts, is on a mission:  He wants to see how many different devices he can connect in his home through the Internet of Things (IoT)  This could include a Nest Thermostat, LED lights, a remote

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Podcast 1502 Jan. 10, 2015: Jeff DeGraff Dean of Innovation, CES 2015 & NAIAS 2015


Show Notes:

Hour 1

Click Here to Listen to Jeff DeGraff’s Hour Long Conversation

The Dean of Innovation: Prof. Jeff DeGraff

Jeff DeGraff WJRJeff DeGraff  is a world renowned thought leader, executive and innovation expert. His expertise has been shared globally at top innovation incubators and think tanks such as the Aspen Institute and with companies that include Eaton, GM, SPX, 3M, Apple, American Airlines, Coca-Cola, GE, Johnson & Johnson, LG, Pfizer, and Toyota. DeGraff has contributed his expert knowledge in publications such as Business Week, CIO, Fortune, USA Today, Training+Development and the Wall Street Journal. Jeff is focused on how to lead Innovation; developing the culture, capabilities, and collaborative connections that result in revenue and market growth. Jeff is the complete package.(Huffington Post)

During  the last 25 years Jeff has been a distinguished faculty member of the prestigious Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.  This is a remarkable hour of discussion with one of the leading authorities on innovation in the world.

Catch Dick DeGraff  The Next Idea (Michigan Public Radio) weekly

Click Here to Listen to Jeff DeGraff Part 1

Click Here to Listen to Jeff DeGraff Part 2

The Bleeding Edge at CES 2015

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Podcast Jan. 26, 2013: Infotainment in Cars: Can't Live With It, Can't Live Without It

Show Notes:

Hour 1 :

Gary, Ed, Foster

New Malware Attacks

  • Gozi virus arrests
  • FBI (ransomware): Malwarebytes + Combo Fix
  • Sweetim (search toolbar): Malwarebytes + special webpage  

Analyzing Apple and Microsoft Q1 Earnings
Answering Emails

Hour 2 : (Live on WJR, 760 AM, Detroit)

Infotainment in Cars and the Future of Automobiles

Paul_EisensteinAuto Industry Analyst, Paul Eisenstein ( discusses auto related trends from CES and North American Auto Show.  



Justin CovenDr. Justin Coven, CEO of IT Maturity and expert in Artificial Intelligence, shares with us the likely consequences of the quickly approaching commercialization of autonomous vehicles, which will be a transformation akin to the move from horses to cars of a century ago.


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Podcast: January 21, 2012

Romance Scams

Beware the love rats, impostors, criminals and scammers, looking for love online. seeks to expose these criminals and warn lonely hearts that have already been broken too often.

Show Notes:

Because we will be on the air until 6 PM there will be plenty of time for your questions about computers and the Internet.  Don’t miss your chance, call 1 880 859-0957

Happy Birthday to Ed Rudel!

Podcast: January 21, 2012 – Hour 1
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Podcast: January 14, 2012

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The Team share emails and call listeners to answer their computer and Internet questions.

Note that during Network shows you can email your question to us by clicking the Contact Us button on the homepage and sending us an email.  Be sure to include your phone number and you could  be one of the listeners we consult with over the phone during the Network show.

Podcast: January 14, 2012 – Hour 1
Podcast: January 14, 2012 – Hour 2

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