Smart Tech Today 11: Samuel L. Jackson on Your Amazon Echo πŸŽ™

On episode 11 of Smart Tech Today, Mikah and I cover these stories: K-pop rapper Namjoon reveals that he has lost 33 pairs of AirPods ADT planning HomeKit-enabled smart doorbell, regulatory filing suggests How to get Samuel L. Jackson on your Amazon Echo for free Sling TV will give you a free Google Nest Hub […]

Smart Tech Today 10: We Want Smart Blinds πŸŽ™

On our tenth episode of Smart Tech Today, Mikah and I talk about these stories: Sony brings AirPlay 2 and HomeKit to select 2018 and 2019 TVs Ikea’s smart blinds won’t work with Apple’s HomeKit until ‘early’ in 2020 Studio Neat Apple TV Remote Stand Amazon launches new battery-powered Echo exclusively for India Amazon’s Ring […]

Smart Tech Today 9: Decorate Your Smart Home for the Holidays πŸŽ™

On episode 9 of Smart Tech Today, Mikah and I talked about: Smart tech news: Now even the FBI is warning about your smart TV’s security Women are more likely than men to say ‘please’ to their smart speaker In weekend outage, diabetes monitors fail to send crucial alerts Amazon: Amazon’s Echo Show 8 hits […]

Smart Tech Today 8: Goodnight, Sonos: Voice-Controlled Computing πŸŽ™

On episode 8 of Smart Tech Today, Mikah and I talked about: Amazon Music now free for Android, iOS, and Fire TV Amazon expands its free, ad-supported streaming music service to iOS The Verge Guide to Amazon Alexa Spotify adds recommended commands on Google Assistant Google Assistant’s latest feature is a personalized audio news feed […]

STT 6: Smart Tech: It’s for Everyone πŸŽ™

On this episode of Smart Tech Today, Mikah and I talk about: Disney reaches deal with Amazon to put Disney+ on Fire TV devices: Roku’s new free app lets you control your viewing with your Apple Watch: Google Assistant can now support bathtubs and faucets: How Industrial Giant Honeywell Is Taking Over […]

Smart Tech Today #2: Mesh WiFi and Voice-First Computing πŸŽ™

Mikah Sargent and I have recorded episode 2 of Smart Tech Today, this time over Skype and on the Twitch livestream. Here’s the description from the TWiT page: Mikah reveals he’s now dual-wielding mobile operating systems. Along with his iPhone 11 Pro Max, he’s carrying a OnePlus 7 Pro to better understand and make use […]

Smart Tech Today #1: Voice Assistants in Your Ears πŸŽ™

On Monday, Mikah Sargent and I recorded episode 1 of Smart Tech Today in person at the TWiT studio. In the show, we: Attempt to create nicknames for the major voice assistants. Be sure to share your ideas for Siri, Alexa, and Google nicknames by emailing! Discuss all the products Amazon announced at its […]