• March 22, 2019

    Apple Hardware Week

    Today on the show we talk about Apple’s big event coming up and how they have released hardware almost every day this week. We talk about the new iMac 21 inch and iMac 27 inch Pro. We talk about the new iPad Air and iPad Mini vs the iPad Pro. We get into using Slack vs Microsoft Teams and how Discord fits into this space. We talk about podcasting software and much more. Today On The Show We Discuss… New Apple iPads New Apple iMacs New Apple AirPods MySpace Has Reportedly Lost All Photos, Videos, and Songs Uploaded Over 12 Years Slack vs Microsoft Teams Onedrive cancels groove streaming HBO Now App vs Subscribing Through Amazon Dropbox vs Onedrive Discord Podcasting Software Today Show Is Sponsored By… Tech Geek Deals
  • November 16, 2018

    I Need Friends On Slack

    Today we talk about the death of Stan Lee. We review the new MacBook Air and the Surface Pro. We talk about lapable computers vs tablet stands. We go over using Microsoft Word over Apple Pages. Using Dropbox because it is much better OneDrive and has more features. Using digital media vs books that are only in the paperback format. Microsoft is really pushing Edge and books because it’s profitable. Using Slack for business and much more… Today We Talk About.. Slack Dropbox vs OneDrive MacBook Air Review Microsoft Surface Pro As Tablet Stan Lee Death Microsoft Word Vs Apple Pages Microsoft Edge Books Microsoft Movie Rentals On Xbox If you want to support the show buy my new book “Guidebook To Computer and Smartphone Security” on LeanPub
  • Slack has been moving ahead very quickly and gaining a lot of ground in the communication and collaboration space which has been a growing market. Microsoft announced Microsoft Teams last week at Ignite and an updated Skype interface. Google is very much into the chat space with multiple messengers and Gsuite. Facebook put their hand into the mix as well with Facebook for Work another competitor for collaboration software market. Oracle is a large user of slack with almost 30,000 workers who actively use Slack for work. Oracle who does offer Oracle Communications Messaging Server has never really taken off like Skype, Lync, Google Hangouts and others over the years. It makes a lot of sense for Oracle to partner with Slack as Oracle has never managed to get into the message space and Slack has an already large user base Oracle can help leverage, grow and integrate with their products. The plan is to integrate Oracle enterprise software into the messaging tools. Oracle is currently developing chatbots that will roll out to Slack and Oracle users in the coming months. Oracle and Slack plan for the bots to deliver great features. You can use the chatbots to ask “how many vacation days do I have left this year?” and instantaneously receive a response from an Oracle chatbot, said Suhas Uliyar, Oracle vice president of bots, artificial intelligence, and mobile. Oracle will be working integrate Slack with their sales, human resources, and business software. Oracle is realizing the business world is changing and younger workers want to use message platforms to get work done. Companies like Snapchat and Facebook have put lots of money into their message platforms because users are going that route. This has even been the case in the telco world as many users are making calls...