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Podcast: Apple Sauce

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Apple_Sauce_-_S02E36_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedThis week, to offset the Conduit’s enthusiasm about Apple products, we bring on someone who’s job it is to maintain those products, and has a slightly different take on the apple-sphere. We’re talking computers, by the way, and not delicious fruit products. You’d want the Tower of […]

Podcast: Roaring Sober

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Roaring_Sober_-_S02E35_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedWe explore Jesus’s love life, including if he loved someone better than others, examine the world’s largest comic strip, why iOS 6 maps can get lost, and why there might be a warp drive in your future. Also, Kentucky slim is irritatingly sober for the entire podcast. […]

Podcast: Hole Packing

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Hole_Packing_-_S02E34_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedThe crew tries to fill the spaces in their geek education by looking at Battlestar Galactica and Disney’s The Black Hole. Also, the Conduit hurts the Repeater’s feelings, and Kentucky Slim has a hearty laugh at it. Show Notes: • Bye, buy Ping http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2409675,00.asp • Just in […]

Podcast: The Slippery Slope

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Tower_of_Technobabble_S02E10_-_The_Slippery_Slope.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedAfter delving into questions the Repeater has about super hero naming conventions, we take a swing at the question “What is truth.” Yeah, like that’s a hard one. We got this. Show notes: • “This American Life” retraction from the Mike Daisey episode – http://www.thisamericanlife.org/radio-archives/episode/460/retraction • Henry […]

Ad-Vantage: Samsung Galaxy Note (Superbowl Commercial)

As is the cultural expectation, there were lots of commercials premiered at last night’s Superbowl. None of them really blew my socks off, but one stood out to me – for the wrong reasons. Lookin’ at you, Samsung Galaxy Note. Go ahead and watch it, and meet me back here in 1:31. Tweet

Podcast: Revenge of the Conduit

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Tower_of_Technobabble_33_-_Revenge_of_the_Conduit.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedThe Conduit puts down the Rageohol long enough to tell the Repeater where he was mistaken about superheroes last week. Also, Apple loses Jobs, the Earth loses Bud Hopkins and we celebrate the Great Moon Hoax of 1835. The Direct Link is HERE, or you can subscribe […]

Podcast: The Future! (or, Gunmetal Grey Jerks)

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedThis week, we’re pealing back the gossamer curtain of time to sneak a peek at … THE FUTURE! Will it be a Futurama future (where everything is more of the same), a Terminator future (where humans are living on the ragged edge of extinction), the Star Trek […]

Podcast: A Provocative Hole in the Moon

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedOn this episode, we take the new GarageBand for the iPad for a spin, warn about disaster scams (P.S. – It’s even worse than we knew when we recorded this), wait for our boring old reality to be replaced by augmented reality, wonder why Skype lost its […]

Podcast: Past, Present and Future Geeks

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedOn this episode, we come THIS CLOSE to making fun of Charlie Sheen before listening to the better angels of our nature, examine how technology is allow a whole new generation of geeks to fly their flags high, and how The Phantom Menace is preparing disappoint that […]

Tower of Technobabble 4 – Bjork Meets The Green Hornet

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedThis week on the Tower of Technobabble, James Bond brings a Verizon iPhone to a 3-day karaoke marathon with Bjork, why people shouldn’t post deep dark secrets on Facebook, why you’ll be waving wildly to all your appliances soon, and why the Green Hornet is the worst […]