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Trailer Prom, is vintage trailers, craft beer, music, food, dancing, fun folks and crazy outfits!
Oct 21 • 50 min
What in the world is Trailer Prom? Probably, the most fun you can ask for in one evening! Tinker Tin Trailer Co. brings you music from a swingin’ cowboy band and dancing to a wide variety of music, a vintage trailer park, food, the largest group of fun…
That’s all Folks! – GOTN063
Oct 21 • 4 min
I am retiring this show as of this episode. I’ve done 7 episodes in the last 2 years and that is not nearly enough. So I’m focusing on the shows that I can be consistent with. If you like what I’ve done with Geek of the North, then subscribe to Mike…
Move Over LinkedIn – Facebook Is-a-Comin’
Oct 18 • 50 min
Facebook introduced Job Listings and now they are testing the ability to upload your resume. If these features sound familiar, then you probably already know this is what LinkedIn has been doing for years but with a larger audience could this be the…
Soccer Star – Tobin Heath
Oct 17 • 9 min
Tobin Heath is a two-time Olympic gold medalist and FIFA Women’s World Cup silver and gold medalist who plays for the United States Women’s National Team and the Portland Thorns FC. Considered “perhaps the USA’s most skillful player” by the United States…
Social Media Backlash, Impressive Netflix Growth, and Samsung Invests in Online TV
Oct 17 • 42 min
We are exploring the reality of social media backlash as a restaurant in Tucson is forced to permanently close its doors after sharing politically charged statements on Facebook. With an ever growing subscriber base, Netflix is set to spend $6 billion in…
The Four Horsemen of Tech
Oct 12 • 38 min
We kick off the show discussing a new book - The Four: The Hidden DNA of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google. Find out what makes these companies click and why they have become so profitable and ubiquitous. Microsoft announced that Windows 10 Mobile will…
When Does 140 Equal 280?
Oct 12 • 47 min
When Twitter is ready. That’s the simple answer. So what does it mean to marketers and business owners when we will have the ability to double our tweets? Hopefully very little. The 140 character tweet that we have grown to love works. When you hear Ken…
Samsung Tackles the University of Texas Locker Room
Oct 10 • 10 min
Samsung teamed up with PingHD and award-winning EngagePHD CMS to give the University of Texas football locker room a new look this season. Not only does this revamp bring a new energy to the Longhorns team, but it provides a glimpse into the future of…
To Like or Dislike – That is the Question
Oct 8 • 52 min
Well it has been a long time coming, but finally Facebook is introducing a “Dislike” button. Why you ask? Because users have been requesting it over and over – but why now and what will it mean? For personal posts, it will be more appropriate to Dislike…
A visit to Marin Museum of Bicycling, and the Mountain Bike Hall of Fame
Oct 7 • 46 min
Team Flamingo recently journeyed to the Northern California town of Fairfax, which is home to Marin Museum of Bicycling. We attended the induction ceremony and dinner for the 4 new members into the Mountain Bike Hall of Fame! Museum Curator, Joe Breeze,…
Super Bowl Champ, NFL Great – Vince Wilfork
Oct 3 • 7 min
On August 9, 2017, defensive tackle Vince Wilfork announced his retirement from the NFL after 13 spectacular seasons. - But this two-time Super Bowl champion and barbecue aficionado won’t let retirement slow him down. Now,
What The #Tech is Happening?
Oct 1 • 38 min
What the tech is happening right now? We start the podcast with the tragedy of the mass shooting in Las Vegas, exploring how social media helps us stay informed of local issues and how fundraising after tragedy is not always legitimate.
A home-built teardrop, of exceptional craftsmanship!
Sep 22 • 42 min
Have you ever considered building your own teardrop trailer? If you have considered, contemplated, bought plans, or began the build, this episode is for you! We had the privilege of speaking with master woodworker, Chip Trebour,
The New Facebook of Disaster Control Communication
Sep 20 • 52 min
No, that is not a type. Facebook has introduced a single destination where users can access all of its tools geared toward responding to crisis. It should be no surprise that individuals and businesses alike have been turning to Facebook for a long ti…
Roger Fredericks, Golf Instructor and Fitness Expert
Sep 20 • 14 min
Rick is joined this week by Roger Fredericks, an innovative golf instructor and renowned fitness expert. He has joined the staff at Omni La Costa Resort & Spa to create a curriculum of golf swing analysis and flexibility programs, seminars,
Equifax Messed Up, What is Slack’s Value, and Customer Service Frustrations
Sep 19 • 41 min
More details of the Equifax security breach are surfacing and it is now known that the credit reporting agency neglected to provide adequate patches to identified security vulnerabilities, leaving the public at risk. Slack,
FTC is Watching Influencer Endorsements
Sep 14 • 55 min
Hurricane Irma like Harvey is now in the history books, but the devastation both storms left behind with take years of recovery. During times like this marketing sensitivity is essential for businesses to maintain their credibility and loyalty from the…
Filip Keuppens, The Pickle Juice Company
Sep 13 • 12 min
Filip Keuppens is a vice president with The Pickle Juice Company – a world leader and manufacturer of the only isotonic sports beverage proven to combat muscle cramps at the neurological source. He is the company’s leading ambassador for Pickle Juice®,…
Tragedy And Technology
Sep 12 • 34 min
September 11, 2001 is without question a terrible time in American history. Before YouTube, Twitter, and Facebook, we relied on 24-hour news outlets for updates and information. We remember 9-11 and show the difference 16 years make.
Shopping for a RV? Learn what is available, and what to ask for, when looking for your next RV.
Sep 8 • 49 min
Team Flamingo is joined this week by Tony Barthel, Publisher of Curbside Car and Vintage Trailer Calendar! We turned to Tony to learn more of what folks are looking for when shopping for RVs, and what RVs have to offer,
Who is Watching You on LinkedIn?
Sep 6 • 51 min
Did you know that your presence on LinkedIn is now visible when you are on online? We didn’t think so. The latest innovation from LinkedIn may or may not be welcome news. We’re all used to having our online presence visible on Facebook,
Former MLB Pitcher and Pitching Coach Tom House
Sep 6 • 14 min
Tom House is considered by many to be the “father of modern pitching mechanics.” He is the founder of The Rod Dedeaux Research and Baseball Institute (RDRBI) and The National Pitching Association (NPA). The RDRBI and NPA are renowned for their health a…
The Biggest Mistakes in Tech History
Sep 5 • 29 min
Yahoo faces lawsuits over data breaches, the upcoming Apple event, and the biggest mistakes in tech history. Yahoo was ordered by federal courts to face charges related to their massive data breaches from 2013 and 2014,
Part 3 of Hot August Nights Vintage Trailer Revival
Sep 1 • 48 min
Join Team Flamingo this week as we bring you Part 3 of our coverage from Hot August Nights Vintage Trailer Revival! We were fortunate to speak with 2 of the very first winners at Vintage Trailer Revival’s 1st ever event… Andre Fonseca and Jan Hatch!
Never Stop Learning
Sep 1 • 32 min
It’s that time of year again! Schools from Kindergarten to College are back in session and assignments, readings, and projects have begun. For those of us out of school, does that mean we are done learning?
Using Social Media During Natural Disasters
Aug 31 • 51 min
This has been a devastating week for nearly 13 million people from Texas and Lousiana. They need our support, our prayers and our help. But not everyone can drop everything and go there to assist. So what can you do and what should you do to use your i…
Top Tech Cities and Walmart Expands Grocery Delivery with Uber
Aug 29 • 35 min
The Texas hurricane tragedy is bringing out the best and the worst of people. Some are rescuing strangers, while others are playing on tragedy with tech-based hoaxes. After our trip to Podcast Movement last week, a premier podcasters conference,
MLS MVP David Villa of New York City FC
Aug 29 • 8 min
A very special show this week, as Rick is joined by MVP David Villa, forward and Team Captain for New York City Football Club to talk soccer, his dedication to lifting up the league and the Next Big Thing
Hot August Nights Vintage Trailer Revival, Part 2
Aug 22 • 48 min
Join us this week as Team Flamingo brings you Part 2 of our series from Hot August Nights Vintage Trailer Revival in Reno, NV! We sat down with Jon Whipple, who had the initial vision of Vintage Trailer Revival,
Solar Eclipse Craze, Original Programming, and the Computer Chip Industry
Aug 21 • 35 min
The solar eclipse captured the attention of the American people. We share some highlights and learn how business and government agencies leveraged the event. Apple has spent nearly $1 billion on original programming.
Hot August Nights Vintage Trailer Revival
Aug 20 • 46 min
Team Flamingo travels to Reno, NV. for the 1st Annual Vintage Trailer Revival at Hot August Nights! We are honored to have been invited for this Kick-Off event, that will undoubtedly increase in participation next year! There was so much to cover,
Mark Springett of Tour Level Player Development
Aug 19 • 12 min
Tour Level is a global high performance tennis program that provides both online and in-person training to junior, collegiate and pro tennis players across the world has been created by a Southern California certified tennis mental coach.
How will your business drive new revenues with self-driving cars?
Aug 19 • 52 min
This fall, at Stanford CSP, Sudha will be teaching the first-ever course on the business of self-driving cars to help entrepreneurs and innovators to “find the gaps” so they can drive (pun intended) the next generation of innovative businesses.
Will Facebook Put You in the Sandbox?
Aug 17 • 49 min
Just when you thought Google was the biggest threat to your business, you find out Facebook is an even bigger threat. Starting immediately, if your website is not mobile responsive, then Facebook will no longer show your posts in news media feeds.
Space Station Sightings, Solar Eclipse and Smog-Filtering Bicycles
Aug 15 • 35 min
The International Space Station passes over several thousand worldwide locations on a regular basis without most of us no knowing. We share how and when you can spot the spacecraft above you. The total solar eclipse is scheduled for August 21st and w…
Communication Skills
Aug 11 • 43 min
Being able to communicate effectively is the most important of all life skills. Be clear and concise and be confident in what you are going to say before you start communicating. Communication is simply the act of transferring information from one pla…
Colin Smith, Motorsport Network
Aug 9 • 17 min
In less than three years, Motorsport Network has gone from a ‘twinkle in the eye’ idea to the world’s largest digital disruptor in the auto sport industry. The company has acquired 24 major entities in the industry, including Autosport.com,
British Data Protection Laws, #MessageToVoyager, Fake News, T-Mobile’s Unlimited 55+ Plan
Aug 8 • 37 min
We dive into international data protection laws, cover domestic issues on fake news, and share new unlimited data options. In the United Kingdom, the government is intending to enhance and improve personal data protection laws by making deep and sweep…
Would You Pay Twitter $99 a Month to Promote You?
Aug 3 • 52 min
We are not quick to recommend spending money on social media unless we are confident it will produce results for you. Well, maybe, just maybe, Twitter has come up with an innovative possible game changer with their most recent announcement.
Kevin Hrusovsky, CEO of Quanterix
Aug 2 • 12 min
Kevin Hrusovsky is Rick’s guest this week. Kevin is the CEO of Quanterix, a company that has developed a blood test that can objectively diagnose concussions. Having won funding from the NFL for its test, Kevin can shed light on why current concussion …
Goodbye iPod, Adobe Flash Flames Out, Pandora Thriving In Homes.
Aug 1 • 30 min
We dive into some tech platforms that are being sent to the grave and some that are being resurrected. First up, we share the ease and need for Anker Box - a new phone charging rental unit available in the metropolitan Seattle area.
Heintz Designs Vintage Trailer Restorations. Going back to traveling with maps!
Jul 29 • 50 min
Team Flamingo visits with Tim Heintz of Heintz Designs Vintage Trailer Restorations! We learn how his childhood experiences and exposure to trailers led him to an outstanding career in rescuing and restoring vintage travel trailers!
Vicky Monroe, How to Handle a Bear Encounter. Team Flamingo, Seeing Your RV Steps in the Dark
Jul 22 • 51 min
Join Team Flamingo this week as we visit with Vicky Monroe, a Wildlife Biologist with California Department of Fish and Wildlife, and discuss bears, and their interaction with people! Vicky gives advice that will make your outdoor adventures bear-free,…
Who is Your Legacy Contact on Social Media?
Jul 20 • 54 min
We don’t like to think about it, but if something happens to us, who will take over to manage or close our social media accounts? Facebook just announced a new option for you to name your Legacy Contact in the event of an emergency.
App Store Scams, AWS Grant Funding and Amazon Meal-Kit Trademark
Jul 18 • 32 min
We kickoff the podcast sharing some quick tips to be aware of to avoid being scammed in your mobile app stores. Trust us, it’s a real thing. The rest of the podcast is dedicated to Amazon. Amazon Web Services handing out 19 grants for funding to imp…
Cliff Drysdale Tennis Experience Rewards Program with Joey Hanf
Jul 17 • 10 min
The Cliff Drysdale Tennis Experience Rewards Program is a new monthly or annual subscription service that lets you “partner” with Cliff Drysdale Tennis for some serious tennis. Subscribers will receive exclusive benefits and rewards both online,
Alison Miller, “Workamping” at “Opera in the Ozarks”. Team Flamingo, A tip on how to rid your RV of mice.
Jul 15 • 54 min
Join us this week as we visit with Alison Miller, as she explains her life on the road, her mission, “workamping”, her interaction with new friends, and a very unique location to add to her journey… Opera in the Ozarks!
New England Patriots, James Develin and Harvard’s Dr. Bruce Bean
Jul 11 • 7 min
Someone who knows first hand how grueling summer camp practices are on the body is pro fullback, James Develin, who played on the 2015 and 2016 New England Patriots championship teams. Develin is fully aware that even with proper hydration,
Best Buy Stock, Prime Day, What Makes a Tech Company and Net Neutrality Protest
Jul 11 • 42 min
Fox Sports main website have removed all written content, transitioning to a video only based format. Best Buy’s stock dropped 7% after Amazon announced a competing in-home network of installation professionals for smarthome devices to their consumer …
Lauri Summers and Joe Dufrene, Faria Beach Park in California. Team Flamingo, Preventative Maintenance and Your Safety.
Jul 9 • 34 min
Join us this week as Laurie Summers and Joe Dufrene visit with us about a wonderful campground destination on the California coast, Faria Beach Park! They are longtime campers in this area, and make this location sound like a must-visit for any RVer!
Murphy Auto Museum 5th Annual Vintage Trailer Show
Jun 30 • 67 min
Join us this week as Team Flamingo brings you the excitement from The Murphy Auto Museum 5th Annual Vintage Trailer Show, in Oxnard, CA! We sit down with the museums Executive Director, David Neel, to learn more about the event and The Murphy Auto Muse…
FCC Lays Down Huge Fine, Snap Maps, and Beating Fraud Through Biometrics
Jun 27 • 42 min
The FCC announced a $120 million fine to a robocalling agency for using “neighborhood spoofing” in an attempt to scam nearly 100 million people into buying exclusive travel packages. Snapchat’s newest feature - Snap Maps - is location based function w…
Team Flamingo is joined by the chairman of the Alameda Point Concours d’Elegance, Steve Pedone, and several show participants!
Jun 22 • 68 min
Join us this week as Team Flamingo travels North to the Alameda Point Concours d’Elegance, as the event has added a display of vintage campers! A variety of cars and motorcycles graced the Parade Grounds of the Alameda Naval Air Station for the second …
Spam Coming Soon to LinkedIn
Jun 21 • 51 min
We have seen the changes over the last couple of years on the granddaddy of social media sites. Linkedin, in its effort to stay relevant, has introduced features that show a striking resemblance to other platforms.
Ian Cowley of Sherpa
Jun 21 • 13 min
Sherpa is an app and an intelligent Personal Assistant which is the brain across devices like smartphones, home devices such as the Amazon Echo, smart TVs, robotics, smart cars and more. The Sherpa platform uses uses Machine Learning and Artificial Int…
LinkedIn Lady Farewell Show
Jun 20 • 54 min
Yes, believe it or not, this is the final episode (at least for a while) of the LinkedIn Lady Show. I have been on air since 2010 and after 7 years and over 600 shows it is time to hang up my microphone. Today’s special program will leave you with a fu…
Amazon Buys WholeFoods, Tech Leaders to DC and Email Migration
Jun 20 • 44 min
On Episode 359 of The Waves of Tech, it is all about unpacking and breaking down Amazon’s purchase of Whole Foods for $13.7 billion in cash. Amazon is now directly positioned to heavily influence the grocery and market industry by owning nearly 500 br…
Team Flamingo chats with owners of vintage travel trailers at the Steve McQueen Car & Motorcycle Show!
Jun 16 • 65 min
Join Team Flamingo this week, as we take you to the 10th Annual Friends of Steve McQueen Car & Motorcycle Show! This is an outstanding event located in Chino Hills, CA, as a benefit for Boys Republic, which has been in place for 107 years,
Bryan Bickell and Dr. Timothy Vartanian, M.D
Jun 15 • 10 min
Bryan was diagnosed with the chronic medical condition in November, 2016. He and his doctor, Dr. Timothy Vartanian, are with us today to share more about Bryan’s MS experience and discuss relapsing MS, its causes,
A Well Done Video is Worth a Thousand Words
Jun 15 • 54 min
At the risk of using a trite cliché, this statement speaks the truth. And Facebook is making it even easier by expanding their test of video cover images. This is really good news for creative marketers. In the ever increasing world of competing for ey…
Verizon Officially Owns Yahoo, Clutter Raises $64 Million And Uber Shake-Up
Jun 14 • 33 min
We kick off the show with the news that Verizon now wholly owns Yahoo after spending $4.5 billion. Oath, the new company, will now boast 50+ media partners, several former Yahoo companies, and a consumer base of over 1 billion.
Building Confidence – Health, Work and Relationships
Jun 10 • 47 min
Today we’re going to be talking about building confidence. Whether it be in your health, your career, or in your relationships! It is so easy to point out the negative, talk ourselves out of things, and not give ourselves enough credit.
Metaphor for Crap or Good Clean Results?
Jun 7 • 52 min
Today’s Social Solutions Show goes way beyond Apple. Facebook introduced a nifty new tool tailor made for events with Event Frames. And they amped up the value of Facebook Live Videos by adding the option for closed captioning – not just for the deaf a…
WWDC 2017 And Pollution Data Collection
Jun 7 • 35 min
We kickoff the podcast by sharing some of the exciting announcements from WWDC, which includes a new iMac Pro, HomePod, and ARKit. Following up that discussion, we debate as to whether the lack of diversity in the top 5 tech firms is something to be b…
Sports Injuries with Dr. David Geier
Jun 7 • 11 min
Dr. David Geir holds board certifications in both orthopaedic surgery and orthopaedic sports medicine. He serves as publications chair for the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine as well as the Communications Council chair for its board of…
Larry Shank, A Willys, teardrop, boat, and more! CHP Officer Ed Smith, How to survive a dust storm.
Jun 2 • 50 min
Join us this week, as Team Flamingo lists the upcoming events where we will be participating and recording! Larry Shank shares his family’s history in camping, as well as the many camping heirlooms that were passed along to him! And,
Job Seekers Turning to Instagram
Jun 1 • 51 min
Just when you thought usage trends were settling into a new norm, along comes Instagram as the new go-to site for researching company culture and workplace life. LinkedIn better be paying attention because this phenomenon among the 19 to 29 year old au…
Google For Jobs, Recreational Drone Registry, and Teen Smartphone Addiction
May 31 • 41 min
We are covering everything from job searching and drone registration to teen smartphone addiction and brick-and-mortar stores. We kick off the show dissecting Google for Jobs. Google is diving into the job search industry and may have found a way to …
Social Media Tips for All Major Business Categories
May 30 • 49 min
Today’s LinkedIn Lady Show will focus on specific examples of success social media strategy for specific business categories. Chances are if your business is not mentioned, you will be able to adapt the information to your situation.
Coverage of the 10th Annual Pismo Vintage Trailer Rally
May 28 • 87 min
Join us this week as we speak with many of our friends at the 10th Annual Pismo Vintage Trailer Rally at Pismo Beach, CA! As always, this is one of the premier vintage RV events in California, and this year did not disappoint!
Johnny and Loni Unser
May 26 • 9 min
Johnny Unser of the legendary Unser racing family, and his daughter, Loni (a rookie racer herself), both know how important tires are for safe, successful driving. Johnny Unser is a member of the famous Unser racing dynasty and is currently Partner and…
FCC Ends Net Neutrality, IBM Employees And Startups Outside Silicon Valley
May 23 • 43 min
The FCC, on a 2-to-1 vote, introduced a rule to effectively end net neutrality and roll back regulations of ISPs as a utility. In an interesting move, IBM is bringing back nearly 400,000 employees back to office as they attempt to consolidate and build…
Zina Lacy, Custom Artwork Renovations. Team Flamingo, A Must-See Event This Weekend.
May 18 • 32 min
Join us this week as Team Flamingo speaks with Zina Lacy, regarding her artwork-renovations of vintage trailers! Zina’s trailers are so sought after, that she has a waiting list for custom builds, and sells all of her trailers when attending events!
Off-Road Racing Champ, RJ Anderson
May 18 • 8 min
RJ has won 6 Off Road Racing Championships and over 100 career podiums. On top of his busy racing schedule, many know RJ for his viral videos producing over 30 million views. RJ races on the BFGoodrich® All-Terrain T/A® KR2. The consumer tire,
Would You Search for Chatbots if Available?
May 17 • 50 min
You probably didn’t wake up this morning with this burning question on your mind. If fact, we’ve been pondering it all day and still haven’t decided it’s relevance in the world of digital marketing. But there is definitely some validity I considering a…
Amazon Echo Show, Ransomware Attacks And Apple R&D Investments
May 17 • 32 min
We kick off the podcast with Amazon’s announcement of the Amazon Echo Show, their newest in-home entertainment devices which may drive smart home technology integration, shows you news video highlights, allows you to make hands-free video calls,
Are You Falling Into Cybertraps?
May 16 • 53 min
Lane is an author, attorney, expert witness, and professional speaker on the legal and cultural implications of emerging technology, with a particular focus on law, privacy, cybersafety, and ethics. A graduating from Amherst College and Boston College …
A new YouTube video at our Pink Flamingo RV Radio channel
May 15 • 17 min
This week, Team Flamingo invites you to visit our YouTube channel, and view the rescue of a 1969 Venture motorhome! Beyond the latest video, the Team also describes the rescue in detail, and talks about their upcoming participation at the Pismo Vintage…
Broadcast TV – Cord Cutting Rant
May 13 • 21 min
Mike talks about Cord Cutting. The FCC not requiring TV (or radio) to cover the city of license and how, Up North here, he can’t even get his local TV station with a 50foot tall antenna and how that is not right.
Can a Red Bathing Suit Put You Out of Business?
May 11 • 44 min
No one supports creative campaigns on social media more than Carol McManus and Ken Herron, but it might be time to discuss a few pitfalls that could cost you a lot of money and even a lawsuit if you’re not careful.
Katie Linendoll Talks Sports IoT
May 10 • 10 min
Katie Linendoll talks making your home smarter than ever! Home automation reached new levels and allows you to interact. - We live in a time unlike any other, with so many technological advancements at our fingertips and at the tip of our tongues.
Social Media and Mother’s Day
May 10 • 53 min
Some would argue that the most important holiday of the year is Mother’s Day. But have you thought of how you will honor your mother and everyone else’s mother using social media? That’s how we’ll kick off today’s show with returning guest, Rick Limpert.
Landline phones, Mother’s Day Flowers, Microsoft in Education, and USA Today Fighting Bots
May 9 • 37 min
Mother’s Day options, Microsoft’s education initiative, and fighting bots on Facebook. We kick off the show by discussing a major milestone in the United States - for the first time, cell phones as the primary device in the home have now surpassed lan…
Steve Lambrick, Flying the Ford Tri-Motor. Team Flamingo, Another Unique Find.
May 7 • 30 min
Join us this week as Team Flamingo shares another unique vintage-find to add to their ongoing collection! And, Captain Steve Lambrick discusses his passion for flying the historic, 1928 Ford Tri-Motor airplane!
Golf & Body NYC and Dr. Bradley Borne
May 5 • 10 min
Dr. Bradley Borne joins Rick this week to talk about what is going on at Golf & Body NYC and getting prepared for golf season. There is a lot you need to do to stay fit and healthy. - As Director of Wellness, Bradley Borne, D.C.,
Meet the Digital Version of Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups
May 4 • 50 min
As businesses and platforms evolve, there is choice to go it alone or find ways to collaborate with complementary and beneficial partners. The latest example of this is the soon to be launched streaming news TV network from Twitter and Bloomberg.
Healthcare Fraud, ESPN Layoffs, Webroot And Facebook Targets Youth
May 2 • 40 min
On Episode 352 of The Waves of Tech, we are discussing a wide range of topics including healthcare fraud, ESPN layoffs, Webroot problems, and Facebook targeting youth. To kickoff th show, we share recent and personal experiences in dealing with questi…
Creating a Homegrown Living Space
Apr 30 • 45 min
Today we are going to be talking about creating and living with a “home grown” lifestyle. We’ll be covering topics like where to start, costs, home gardens, do it yourself recipes, and urban farm animals! A strong trend is today’s lifestyle is self-su…
Team Flamingo, Recent Finds. Tony Barthel, Curbside Car Show Calendar.
Apr 29 • 40 min
Join us this week as Team Flamingo shares their latest finds, purchases, and “follow-me-homes”! Is there anything that these guys aren’t interested in? As we mentioned last week, Pink Flamingo has a new sponsor,
The New Social Media Landscape
Apr 26 • 54 min
This week it’s about using a video for your Facebook page cover. It sounds like a really cool idea but it won’t come without its challenges. Pinterest has removed the Like button and now forces you to save your favorite pins. What’s the difference?
Email Migration, ShotSpotter, Bye Bye Passwords And Yahoo Execs Out
Apr 26 • 36 min
We dive into the world of email migration, as Dave and his office move from GroupWise Novell to Office365 Outlook. There will be bumps and roadblocks along the way, but ultimately the migration will be worth it.
Enjoying Local Attractions And Planning a Trailer Restoration.
Apr 22 • 39 min
Team Flamingo offers some ideas for your next travels! Don’t be in a hurry to get to your location, as there are so many attractions to see on your journey! Gary Warner of Vintage Trailer Rescue shares his logical insight into planning your trailer res…
Would You Like to Fill a Stadium with Fans?
Apr 20 • 51 min
Maybe it’s your unfulfilled dream or maybe you think it’s impossible, but the reality is anyone can fill their ‘stadium’ if you understand what it takes. That’s the subject of today’s LinkedIn Lady Show with special guest, John Brubaker,
Artificial Intelligence Comes to LinkedIn
Apr 20 • 54 min
Today’s Social Solutions Show with Ken Herron and Carol McManus will weigh in on the newest advances and add our own take on the when, where and why. Moving on, we’ll update you on Snapchat’s new World Lenses.
Jeff Maling of Isobar
Apr 20 • 14 min
Isobar is 5,500 people in over 85 locations across more than 45 markets globally, united by belief in the power of “Ideas Without Limits.” As digital technology continues to transform businesses and brands, what we can do has no boundaries.
Facebook Murder Video, Burger King Ads, Newspaper Tech, and HP at Coachella.
Apr 18
In terrible and difficult news, a man videoed himself murdering an elderly man and then posted the video to Facebook, calling into question Facebook’s policies and our roles as social media users. Next, Burger King is trying to capturing your Android …
Curbside Car Show Calendar And The Flyte Camp Neutron
Apr 15 • 46 min
Team Flamingo welcomes our newest sponsor, “Curbside Car Show Calendar”! There is a direct connection between specialty car events and the RV industry, and what better way to know about these events, than to have a relationship with a premier website p…
Autonomous World With Sudha Jamthe
Apr 15 • 52 min
Everything around us is being automated, slowly taking us to a new autonomous world. We have the power to automate payments, set schedules for repeat mundane work with our apps. Can we take this power further to automate our lives further?
Epic Fail for United Airlines Reaches Across the Globe
Apr 12 • 53 min
We all know that social media leaves fewer and fewer places to hide from our mistakes, and when we don’t learn from past failures, the impact compounds itself. Poorly managed customer service, specifically on social media,
MBAs For Hire, Hackers Sound Alarms And FCC Says No Cell Phones
Apr 11
We touch on the growing retail business of Apple as they venture deeper into Mexico, Brazil, and Argentina. The tech industry is investing heavily in a new type of hire - MBAs from prestigious business schools from across the US and it is having an im…
Janne Pylvas CEO of Myontec
Apr 10 • 13 min
Myontec produces wearable shorts called Mbody which are the world’s first EMG-based muscle sensing smart shorts, providing in depth analysis on how muscles react when subject to physical activity. This technology is currently used by some of the best k…
Team Flamingo, Roadside Attractions. Unique RV, Refreshing the Exterior of Your Worn RV
Apr 8 • 35 min
Team Flamingo discusses the unlimited possibilities of roadside attractions and local events while traveling. Some of Team Flamingo’s stops have been Cadillac Ranch, The WigWam Motel, and The Grand Canyon, as well as recent car and motorcycle shows!
The Case of the Disappearing Egg
Apr 6 • 54 min
With Easter only a week away, everyone is thinking about eggs – including Twitter – but in their case, they decided to permanently do away with the egg as a default option for user who don’t take the time to upload their own image.
Apple Keeps iPad Locked, Tesla Building SUVs And Ford Hiring Connectivity Engineers
Apr 3 • 45 min
We dive into a huge variety of topics that influence and impact our daily lives. First up, we debate the story of Apple refusing to unlock the iPad of a deceased 18-year old so that his family can have access to his photos and videos. Next,
The Auto Collections, Classic Tow Vehicles. Andy Caldwell’s First RV.
Mar 31 • 43 min
Join us this week as Team Flamingo picks up Austin’s little Fiat 500 in Las Vegas at The Auto Collections. While we were there, we realized that many of the vehicles that are for sale at The Auto Collections would make great classic-tow-vehicles for yo…
Mimicking Features on Social Media Not so Flattering
Mar 30 • 54 min
If Copycat tactics are the highest form of flattery, then Snapchat should be blushing. But that blush probably doesn’t represent happiness as much as a boiling anger over the continued scraping of their once unique features.
Finding Your Happiness
Mar 30 • 42 min
Today we are talking about Finding Your happiness. It is really common and quite easy to ask someone, “Are you happy?”. We usually respond, “Yes, of course I’m happy. I have a happy life.” But what if we really stop and think about our lives,
Nick Merry of Screen Time
Mar 30 • 10 min
Rick is joined by Nick Merry, CEO of Screen Time as Spring Break is upon us. This is the perfect time for kids to actually have a real spring break and maybe a bit of a break from their devices. - With Screen Time, one can control when,
Tech-xpectations – The Good, The Bad And The Ugly
Mar 28
The Waves of Tech, we are talking all about tech-xpectations today - the good, the bad, the ugly, and the future. There are a tons of expectations when it comes to the tech industry, ranging from for users, businesses, companies, and so many more.
Team Flamingo 1966 Kenskill Rescue
Mar 24 • 13 min
Join Team Flamingo this week as we discuss the rescue of our 1966 Kenskill trailer! Scoot on over to our YouTube Channel at: Pink Flamingo RV Radio… and watch the rescue unfold over a 2-day period! It sure looks a lot easier to us in the video,
Marketers Go Where the Fish are Biting
Mar 22 • 54 min
The world of social media and digital tools marches forward and with every new initiative marketers are challenged with the decision of what delicacy to taste and what should be discarded from their plate. Herein lies the challenge with marketing – we …
Harmonizing Personal and Business Branding
Mar 22 • 56 min
The world of social media has changed all of us in many ways. One of the most profound is our exposure as individuals. While we have the right to choose what we post about ourselves, we do not have the ability to control what others post. -
Yahoo Hack Indictment And Raspberry Pi News
Mar 21 • 32 min
We cover the Yahoo breach, talk some drones, and explain why Raspberry Pi is in the news. The United States Justice Department and FBI issued indictments of four individuals, including 2 Russian intelligence agents and notorious hacker,
Author, Phil Noyes, TRAILERAMA. Team Flamingo, a Vintage Trailer Rescue.
Mar 17 • 33 min
Join us this week as Team Flamingo makes a trip to Central California to rescue another vintage trailer! This adventure leads to the ownership of a 1962 Serro Scotty! Whether you are into the vintage trailer hobby, or you travel in a newer RV,
ACEing Autism and Tennis With the Stars with Alex Huggan
Mar 16 • 9 min
ACEing Autism was founded in the summer of 2008 by Richard Spurling & Dr. Shafali Jeste in Boston, MA. as a family run organization with the invaluable efforts of its volunteers & supporters. We launched our first program at The Longfellow Club,
March Madness Productivity Loss, Invisible reCAPTCHA And Dress For STEM
Mar 14 • 32 min
On Episode 345 of The Waves of Tech, we cover a range of technological topics that are impacting the way we use and experience the Internet and live online. We dive right into one of the most annoying user experiences - CAPTCHA.
Team Flamingo, 1966 Kenskill Rescue. Scott Campbell, RetroLuxe Vintage Trailers.
Mar 11 • 39 min
Join us this week as Team Flamingo explains what went into the rescue of a 1966 Kenskill trailer! If you have never personally rescued a trailer, everything seems good, until all of the unexpected occurs! Should you be looking for a company to work on …
Why is Every Social Media IPO Like a Thrill Ride?
Mar 9 • 56 min
If you recall, there was huge excitement in the tech world between 1995 and 2001 in the era known as the Dotcom Bubble. But then came the crash and many shattered dreams as well as empty bank accounts. Watching what is happening less than a week after …
Olympic Gymnast and Tech Enthusiast, Jennifer Pinches
Mar 8 • 14 min
Jennifer Pinches was an elite British gymnast and now has transitioned into the world of tech and marketing. She was a member of the British national squad throughout her career, competing in two World Championships as well as by competing at the Londo…
Mail Bag Questions Solving Social Media Mysteries
Mar 7 • 53 min
We are back from a much-needed break and ready to catch you up on everything that’s been happening in the world of social media. Most recently the successful IPO of Snap, Inc. parent to Snapchat. Just like the snap, crackle,
Breaking The Internet And Global Tech Visionaries
Mar 7 • 38 min
During the expo and travels, we came across some tech-related things that are worth sharing, including sched.com, broken phone screens, and the Uber/taxi/vanpool conflict. In addition, we breakdown what happened last week when Amazon Web Services brok…
Chuck and Toni Miltenberger, 1936 Airstream Silver Cloud. Brian Morrow, Owner of Junk Wurx.
Mar 3 • 50 min
Join us this week as Team Flamingo offers a review of Modernism Week Vintage Trailer Show from Palm Springs, CA, with photos from the event when you visit our website at: pinkflamingorvradio.com . Many new friends were made in Palm Springs,
Lou Holtz Tells Men To Get PSA Screenings
Mar 2 • 8 min
Lou Holtz and World-Renowned Robotic Surgeon Break Down Common Questions and Concerns about a Disease that Impacts 1 in 7 Men. Prostate cancer is the second leading cancer death in American men, behind lung cancer.
The Perils of Copying a Competitor
Mar 2 • 54 min
Let’s start with LinkedIn. Okay, we can agree it was time for facelift but why on earth copy Facebook? Perhaps that wasn’t the plan but it is certainly the outcome and according to many social channels, the reaction is not good.
Jon and Sawyer Christianson, Oregon Trail’R
Feb 21 • 42 min
Join us this week as we visit with brothers, Jon and Sawyer Christianson, owners of Oregon Trail’R! The Christiansons have taken the world of teardrop trailers to new levels, with 3 models and a host of options for your specific tastes and needs!
Adding Women To Tech Roles And Computer Vision Syndrome
Feb 20 • 29 min
We continue to examine the diversity question in technology and engineering. GE plans to bolster the role of female employees by 36% by 2020, closing the gap of under-representation in the technology sector.
What changes are you making? Are you looking for a new beginning?
Feb 17 • 42 min
Change is scary and we need to conquer those fears and tell ourselves we can do it. If you feel like you failed the first time, just look at how far you have progressed and pick up from there. Have confidence in yourself and a friend help you along the…
John Rieger, Ford Super Duty Brand Manager. Mario Scortino, Unique RV’s Care and Maintenance.
Feb 17 • 49 min
Join us this week as Mario Scortino of Unique RV, walks us through some vital care and maintenance tips for your RV or tow vehicle, as you prepare for this season’s road trips! With the addition of our new Ford Super Duty to Team Flamingo,
Wineven
Feb 17 • 10 min
With Wineven you can find the best sports coach for you. You can of course choose according to your sport (there are more than 100 available!), budget, location, or the ratings and opinions of Wineven members.
Tap, Click and Buy Gets Easier
Feb 15 • 54 min
We’ve been talking for some time now about the enormous value of the Pinterest Buy button, but they are working on a project that will totally upend retail as we know it today. Can you imagine being able to see an image on Pinterest, tap on it,
Dating Technology And Oroville Dam Disaster
Feb 14 • 38 min
We begin with a strange survey result that shows that your choice of mobile phone may attract or deter potential suitors. Next, a new dating app called Hater is connecting with people that dislike and hate the same things you do.
Ron Morgan, Havasu City Rally. Jim Roy, Silver Moose. Team Flamingo, 2017 Ford Super Duty.
Feb 10 • 41 min
Team Flamingo takes delivery of their new 2017 Ford F350 Super Duty, in Palm Springs, CA! Vintage camper owner, Ron Morgan, speaks live from a vintage trailer rally in Havasu City, AZ! And, Jim Roy details the acquisition and build of the “Silver Moose…
Is It Time to Take a Political Stand?
Feb 8 • 55 min
For a long time, you have heard us say to avoid polarizing topics on social media lest your business risk alienating half of your potential market. Topics typically include gun control, religion, abortion, and of course, politics.
Indiegogo CEO David Mandelbrot
Feb 7 • 10 min
Indiegogo and crowdfunding go hand-in-hand. Since 2008, Indiegogo has been the goto platform for people with ideas that need help and guidance. Indiegogo is a launchpad for entrepreneurial ideas, but where is it heading? Mandelbrot explains.
Amazon Cargo Hub And Super Bowl Drones
Feb 7 • 40 min
We dissect Amazon’s move to build a $1.5 billion USA-based cargo hub to control the entire delivery process. The popular movie site IMDB is shutting down their Message Boards because the experience is no longer useful and positive.
Mac McCoy, Mac the Fire Guy.
Feb 3 • 34 min
One of the most unexpected and devastating disasters with your RV, is a fire! Not many folks plan for fire, since we all feel it will never happen to us. However, should you find yourself and family in this situation,
Are You Ready to Hashjack the #SuperBowl?
Feb 2 • 56 min
The beautiful thing about the Super Bowl is that you don’t have to have $5 million to spend on a 30-second ad. But you must be ready to take advantage of the action through social media and become part of the conversation.
Net Neutrality Future, Netflix Viewing And Facebook Security
Feb 1 • 35 min
We dive into the ever changing world of technology and share news that means something to you. We start by reviewing the recent Delta outage and how outages are impacting travelers and the airline business.
Olympic Gold Medalist Brianna Rollins for Sports Tracker
Jan 31 • 10 min
Sports Tracker, the award-winning application and online sports tracking service developed by a passionate team of outdoor sports enthusiasts along with a legion of loyal users, hit Vegas to help people train better, connect through sports,
Why total a perfectly good car?
Jan 31 • 14 min
I had a little adventure with my Wife’s car a while back and put some small dents and scratches in it. We had full coverage insurance on the car so the insurance company decided to total it. Doesn’t make any sense to me so I bought it back from the ins…
How do you find your Joy? How do you find the good in your life?
Jan 27 • 46 min
We spend part of our lives trying to be more positive and joyful in everyday situations. We often wonder why this can be difficult for some and easier for others. A simple smile can certainly change someone else’s day.
Kim Weeks, Vintage Motorhome Celebration. Ted Chen, Trailer Valet.
Jan 27 • 48 min
Are you certain that you securely connected your trailer to your tow vehicle? Team Flamingo shares a few friendly reminders, in hopes of preventing a wreck! We visit with Kim Weeks of GMC Motorhomes International, as she gives details on the upcoming,
Instagram and Snapchat Duke it Out
Jan 26 • 58 min
When was the last time you were on the playground scrapping it out with a rival? Probably a few years ago. That proud tradition of ‘dukes up’ has not lost its punch (pun intended) in the digital world. Rivals clash every day but this week the news is a…
Why Paid Traffic Makes Sense
Jan 24 • 57 min
The LinkedIn Lady Show is proud to welcome back Tom Antion as our special guest. Tom has a stellar reputation in the world of internet marketing and how to make money. He’s been doing it for decades and continues to inspire entrepreneurs and business o…
Hidden Figures, Space Pioneers and FCC Appointment
Jan 24 • 30 min
The Waves of Tech, we dive into air flight, space flight, space legacy, and the new FCC Chairman. We kick off the show by reporting the news of why United Airlines had domestic stateside flights grounded for two hours. In the bulk of the podcast,
Evan Currid, Tepui Tents. The Long, Long Trailer.
Jan 20 • 43 min
This week, Team Flamingo offers some tips on not driving through water-crossings. While it may appear a harmless flow of water, there are dangers below the surface! On a lighter note, Team Flamingo reviews the must-see, classic trailer movie,
Are Chat bots Smarter than Humans?
Jan 19 • 55 min
This is a big news show as much is happening in social media this week. You may be asking is Vine dead or alive? The answer is ‘yes’ and ‘yes.’ If you remember Google+ with fond nostalgia then it’s time to revisit the newest features including Hiding,
Chevy Traverse Product Manager, Sue Wright, from Detroit Auto Show
Jan 19 • 9 min
Traverse is designed to fit the entire family. Traverse offers seating for up to eight, best-in-class maximum cargo space and active safety technologies. Connected technology such as available built-in 4G LTE Wi-Fi and the refined,
Don’t Be Hostage To Ransomware And FAA Fines Drone Operators
Jan 18 • 35 min
On Episode 338 of The Waves of Tech, we first dive into the news that Netflix announced its streaming movies service in addition to its DVD rental service ten years ago. For the remainder of the podcast, we dive into a wide variety of safety and secur…
Dash Cams in RVs. Lucille Ball’s Trailer Vacation.
Jan 13 • 39 min
Join us this week, as Team Flamingo addresses “Driving Your RV in the Snow”. These are some tips that you might want to keep in mind, just in case you find yourself driving your RV as it begins to snow. Have you considered purchasing a dash cam for you…
Have you Ordered Your Kuri Yet?
Jan 12 • 55 min
Today’s Social Solutions Show is all about new technologies that were unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas last week. Ken Herron was there in person and his jaw is still not fully in place after seeing what’s coming and what’s availab…
Life and Business – All About Choices
Jan 11 • 56 min
This is a special commercial-free edition of The LinkedIn Lady Show. We are discussing tech tips for businesses, social media habits and how they impact our lives, and a brand new project. My friend and guest, Alan Skidmore,
STEM Jobs, Altaba, AI Displaces Humans And Original iPhone Announcement
Jan 10 • 37 min
On Episode 337 of The Waves of Tech, we dive into tech topics that are meaningful to you, your family, and your friends. We begin by sharing a list of STEM jobs available to workers in the marketplace that do not require a 4-year degree. Next,
Tennis Legend Chris Evert
Jan 10 • 8 min
She’s a former World No. 1 tennis player with 18 Grand Slam singles titles and three doubles titles. Chris Evert knows all about being a trailblazer. Chris joins us on the “Tech of Sports” this morning to give us an inside look at something new and ex…
A Kidnapping in Chicago
Jan 8 • 42 min
Happy New Year and welcome to episode 38 of Beer & Bros, brothers drinking beer and talking about the news. A lot has happened in the news since our last show. Celebrities have died, people have complained about politics, there have been shootings,
Rose Parade Recap. Restoring Headlamps and Upgrading to LED, by Unique RV.
Jan 5 • 38 min
Join us for our first show of 2017, as Team Flamingo discusses the topic of “Driving Your RV in the Wind”, and how to stay safe! Team Flamingo also had the opportunity to view The Rose Parade on January 2, from the streets of Pasadena, CA!
Must Do-Should Do-Could Do Small Business Marketing
Jan 5 • 60 min
If you are like most small business owners and entrepreneurs, you are overwhelmed with the options to market your brand. Traditional options like newspaper, local radio or direct mail are still viable but expensive.
Must Do-Should Do-Could Do Small Business Marketing
Jan 5 • 60 min
If you are like most small business owners and entrepreneurs, you are overwhelmed with the options to market your brand. Traditional options like newspaper, local radio or direct mail are still viable but expensive.
Top Trends of 2016, New Year’s Tech Resolutions, and Tech Challenges in Europe
Jan 2 • 42 min
On Episode 336 of The Waves of Tech, we dive into a brief recap of the top trending topics 2016 and discuss what 2017 may hold for ourselves and business. Twitter announced their Top 10 hashtags which included the Rio Olympics,
In Search of a Driver – Did I Ever Tell You How Much I Hate Windows?
Dec 31, 2016 • 10 min
Today I tell the story of trying to program a Ham Radio with my old Windows laptop. Needless to say, it was a lot harder than it should have been!
Cubic Mini Wood Stoves. Tehachapi Mountain Voice.
Dec 29, 2016 • 38 min
Join us this week as we talk about a unique way to keep your RV, boat, or tiny house warm! Andrew Schiopu of Cubic Mini Wood Stoves explains this revolutionary small wood-burner that will undoubtedly keep many RVers warm this winter! Our good friend,
The Ford Super Duty Truck Team, with Brian Rathsburg and John Rieger
Dec 22, 2016 • 32 min
Join us this week, as Pink Flamingo RV Radio introduces and welcomes our latest sponsor… Ford F-Series Super Duty Trucks! We are honored to have two members of the Super Duty Truck Team, Brian Rathsburg, Super Duty Marketing Manager,
2017 Predictions for Small Businesses
Dec 22, 2016 • 58 min
The latest news about Vine soon to become Vine Camera. Important? Yes, because it looks like it’s here to stay and with some cool new features. Facebook may be putting their toe in the podcast water with the introduction of Live Audio.
Mountain Biker Curtis Keene
Dec 21, 2016 • 10 min
Curtis Keene spent 10 years dominating the fast-paced world of downhill mountain biking. Then, in 2012, he decided to give the growing sport of Enduro mountain biking a try. The new discipline clearly suited him,
What Holiday Greeting Should You Use on Social Media?
Dec 21, 2016 • 59 min
In a world where political correctness has become the expectation – especially in business – how we express ourselves on social media is yet another concern for expression. Are you wishing your customers Merry Christmas? Happy Hanukkah?
Holidays And Celebrations Around The World
Dec 20, 2016 • 32 min
What holidays do you celebrate? Join Anaya and Debbie as they talk about different holidays and celebrations that other countries participate in. We found it very interesting to see if they celebrate Christmas like we do in the U.S.
Yahoo’s Woes Continue And Facebook False News Update
Dec 20, 2016 • 42 min
On Episode 335 of The Waves of Tech, we continue to follow the eventual fall and breakdown of Yahoo. Yahoo continues having issues, now stating that 1 billion user accounts may have been hacked dating back to August 2013.
March on Washington
Dec 17, 2016 • 33 min
I don’t know about you, but I think marches on Washington are a good thing. They’re largely peaceful and a great way to make a statement within earshot of actual policymakers - people who can do something about your gripe. Coming up in January,
Girl Camping And JUCY-RV Rentals
Dec 16, 2016 • 42 min
Join us this week as Team Flamingo shares some common-sense winter survival tips during this cold-weather season! Then, we visit with Juli Thorson of Girl Camping and Girl Camping Girls! She is an inspiration to women who want to camp with other like-m…
Lewis Gump CEO of NewsON
Dec 15, 2016 • 12 min
NewsON connects you with communities near and far. Whether you’re traveling on business or want to stay in the know about your hometown you can download NewsON and access local news instantly, with no login required.
Inspired Success from a Serial Entrepreneur
Dec 14, 2016 • 52 min
Steve Lee, owner of Modern Life Network, is the quintessential entrepreneur. Quiet by nature, but undeterred in his quest to start new ventures where he sees a need and where he can make money. The diversity of his ventures is impressive,
Social Media New Frontier Trends for 2017
Dec 14, 2016 • 56 min
What is clear is that social media is here to stay; video messaging is essential; engagement through online channels is effective for retaining existing customers and attracting new ones; and advertising dollars spent wisely on the right platforms will…
Golf Course Architect Bobby Weed
Dec 13, 2016 • 15 min
Acclaimed golf course designer Bobby Weed specializes in design, renovation and repurposing. His work features a balance of visual appeal, sustainability and playability, all informed by an environmentally-sensitive aesthetic and an exceptional hands-o…
Christmas Holiday Tech Items 2016
Dec 13, 2016 • 31 min
We are joined by our great friend and fellow podcaster Rick Limpert from Wireless Wednesday Live. Rick knows all the cool tech gadgets out there for this holiday season. So, we dive into the Christmas holiday shopping craze and share some of those te…
Thom Thumb Trailers And Cirrus Truck Campers
Dec 9, 2016 • 40 min
Join us this week as we visit with a talented man with a vision into the past! Thom Underwood tells us all about his exact-replica, and limited production, canned ham trailers… Thom Thumb Trailers! And, if you happen to be looking for a slide-in truc…
Drones as Holiday Gifts – Have a Merry Drone Christmas!
Dec 9, 2016 • 23 min
Approximately 1.2 million drones will be sold this holiday season, up 112% over 2015 but are they an appropriate gift? Whether for recreation or as a commercial drone pilot, the industry has exploded. Steve and Rick discuss the industry, safety,
Best Selling Author Don Yaeger
Dec 8, 2016 • 22 min
Don Yaeger is an award-winning keynote speaker, executive coach and team culture expert, a nine-time New York Times Best-selling author and longtime Associate Editor for Sports Illustrated. A world-class storyteller,
The Internet of Things (IoT) for Business
Dec 8, 2016 • 60 min
Sudha is an instructor at Stanford continuing education school. She is a champion for girls who code and hosts mentor programs for girls at devcamps and hackathons. She has been a venture mentor at MIT and Director at Bay Area, Facebook, Twitter,
Scientology
Dec 7, 2016 • 29 min
There have been a lot of terrible, yet interesting, things in the news this past week — politics, fires, court cases, and more. This week on the show, however, Lyle and I decided to go for a lighter subject. A few weeks ago,
Wearables Market Update, Drone News That Isn’t New News, and AmazonGo
Dec 6, 2016 • 36 min
On Episode 333 of The Waves of Tech, we dive into a few topics making headlines and let you know how technology is changing our lives. We discuss the current wearables market, explaining the drop in Apple Watch sales and incline in FitBit products.
Vintage Holiday Rambler Owners Group And Off-Grid Camping Trailers
Dec 2, 2016 • 50 min
Join us this week, as we learn about the history and popularity of Holiday Rambler Trailers from Darren Watson, and his Vintage Holiday Rambler Owners group. Are you looking for an Eco-friendly-built RV? Eric Gertsman discusses his company’s high-tech,…
Have You Posted a Yelfie Yet? (That’s Not a Typo!)
Dec 1, 2016 • 58 min
The popular review site Yelp may have just fixed two problems – a better way to manage fake reviews and a new and creative way to use Selfies! On today’s Social Solutions Show Ken Herron and Carol McManus will tell you all about Yelfies and what they c…
Flag Burning, Minimum Wage & Election Talk
Nov 30, 2016 • 40 min
With Thanksgiving behind us, Beer & Bros. is back with episode 35. A lot has happened since our last show, well, not exactly a lot - just a bunch of the same stuff. On this episode of the show we talk about the #FightFor15 movement, flag burning,
The Future of Small Business
Nov 29, 2016 • 58 min
Small business is alive and well in the United States and in fact, across the globe. But it is quite different today than it was 10 years ago. This change was impacted by the economy during the recession of 2008 to 2010,
DirecTV Now and Cyber Monday Issues
Nov 29, 2016 • 34 min
We dive into the inner working of AT&T’s newest streaming TV subscription service called DirecTV Now. DirecTV Now will offer traditional media content to new subscribers at a reasonable cost with fewer programming options.
Hot Tips on Using Social Media with No Budget
Nov 15, 2016 • 60 min
It’s a special day for Carol McManus and Ken Herron. We are smashing up our two shows into one this week. We have combined the LinkedIn Lady Show with Social Solutions to bring you a special broadcast that incorporates hot news and solutions to a chron…
Hot Tips on Using Social Media with No Budget
Nov 15, 2016 • 60 min
It’s a special day for Carol McManus and Ken Herron. We are smashing up our two shows into one this week. We have combined the LinkedIn Lady Show with Social Solutions to bring you a special broadcast that incorporates hot news and solutions to a chron…
Best Buy’s Bianca Jones
Nov 15, 2016 • 11 min
This week, Rick is taking with Best Buy Blue Shirt Bianca Jones with the latest in tech for Black Friday shopping, including sports-related tech. This coincides with Best Buy’s November 10th release of its highly anticipated Black Friday circular and t…
President-elect Donald Trump and The Technology Industry
Nov 15, 2016 • 32 min
The United States presidential election has ended and President-elect Donald Trump takes the Oval Office in January. The election of a new president always leads to questions. In this case, what is Donald Trump’s position on domestic product manufact…
Planning For A Trip?
Nov 13, 2016 • 36 min
Planning for a trip? What do you need to take? How many suitcases do you need? How will you remember everything you need to do and take? Join us as we help you figure that out!!! - The Holidays are upon us and many of us will be doing just that.
Glen Alex, Author and Sports Massage Therapist
Nov 10, 2016 • 22 min
Glen Alex’s family and friends know that she is about health—perhaps nauseatingly so to them. She believes in a healthy body, mind, and spirit as the full expression of humanity. So health is at the forefront of her life. Whether in massage therapy,
The Real Winner of the Election Was Twitter
Nov 10, 2016 • 60 min
The election is over and the mandate of the American voter has been heard. Donald Trump will be the next President of the United States. Regardless of your political stand, there is one clear winner that cannot be disputed and was equally supported by …
The 2016 Presidential Campaign Wrap Up
Nov 9, 2016 • 39 min
By the time you read this, Donald Trump will be the president-elect of the United States. Also, if you’re reading this, the world didn’t end. So, there’s that to be proud of. For episode 34 of Beer & Bros.,
Voting Doesn’t Stop After Today’s Election
Nov 9, 2016 • 59 min
Through the years that the Internet has matured and options to express continue to present themselves, we have the right to ‘vote’ on just about everything that touches our lives. We can review a book on Amazon; we can give a five-star rating to our fa…
Veterans Day Deals, Dubai’s Drone Hunter and Winter Tech Cleaning Tips
Nov 8, 2016 • 40 min
Veterans Day is coming soon and we share some great tech and non-tech deals that are waiting for veterans and military personnel. Dubai Airport is working on a drone hunter that uses infrared and thermal imaging to detect location of unauthorized dron…
Alison Miller, Happily Homeless is Moonstruck Jaime Holm, Tinker Tin Trailer Co.
Nov 3, 2016 • 54 min
Join us this week as Monty Hutson of For Veterans Sake Foundation discusses the need for volunteers with Service Dog training. Alison Miller shares her personal reasons for her odyssey on the road, “Happily Homeless is Moonstruck”,
Joel Telling – 3D Printing Nerd
Nov 3, 2016 • 17 min
Joel Telling, known as The 3D Printing Nerd on YouTube, is the source for all things 3D printing. From tutorials to reviews, to giveaways, and how-to’s Joel helps make 3D printing approachable and fun for everyone.
When Your Marketing Channels Shut Down
Nov 3, 2016 • 61 min
What do you do when a tool or a platform you have been using for your marketing disappears? Well, hopefully you didn’t put all your eggs in the Vine basket, because that is exactly what is happening. Twitter announced the demise of this popular 6-secon…
Since the Cubs Last Won
Nov 2, 2016 • 25 min
It’s been a long time since the Chicago Cubs won the World Series. On November 2nd of this year, during game 7 of the 2016 World Series, they finally have a chance. Since it has been so long, for episode 32 of Beer & Bros.,
Bringing a Product to Market Takes More than a Good Idea
Nov 1, 2016 • 58 min
Are you sitting on an idea for the next greatest thing? Have you dreamed about an investment on Shark Tank or a close out sale on QVC? Or maybe you are just curious about the process (including pain and triumph) of what it takes to get a product from y…