Computer America Show line up for the week of August 26, 2013
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Lineup for the week:
Monday ---------- Hour one: Adblock Plus
blocks all annoying ads such as mobile ads, video advertising, banners,
push notifications, display advertising, HTML5 advertising, in-app ads,
and much more. Adblock Plus blocks ads while browsing and while using
popular apps like Angry Birds and Facebook!
Monday ---------- Hour two: Craig and Ben do Computer and Technology News, brought to you by Slimware Utilities, the Official Optimization Software of Computer America, and answer your computer questions!
Tuesday ---------- Both Hours: It's Gamer Tuesday! Joining us is Computer America's Gamer Correspondent - Grayson Hamilton. Recently receiving hisMasters Degree of Journalism from the University of Texas at Austin,
he is now employed by Nintendo and is actively pursuing a career in
video game journalism. Tonight we talk about computer games and the
latest news regarding gaming software and hardware!
Wednesday ---------- Hour one: Craig and Ben do Computer and Technology News, brought to you by Slimware Utilities, the Official Optimization Software of Computer America, and answer your computer questions!
Wednesday ---------- Hour two: Dick DeBartolo.
Dick joins us every last Wednesday of the month. Dick is Mad
Magazine's maddest writer and one of our favorite correspondents! Dick
is known as "The Giz Wiz" and he certainly lives up to the name's
reputation! Dick finds some of the most unusual items on the Internet
and shares the with up! Click on the Link below to see the items Dick
will be talking about!
Thursday ---------- Hour one: Bitcasa. How would you like to haveINFINITE storage for your computer, phone, and tablet? Well it's possible with Bitcasa! This amazing cloud storage service literally
gives you as much storage as you want for one reasonable low fixed
fee! It works seamlessly with all your devices - your home computer,
your work laptop, your phone, and your tablet - so you can access your
stuff everywhere. Sending any file, even HUGE files, to friends and
family is instant and simple. So how is this possible? Tune in
tonight and find out!
Thursday ---------- Hour two: Craig and Ben do Computer and Technology News, brought to you by Slimware Utilities, the Official Optimization Software of Computer America, and answer your computer questions!
Friday ---------- Both hours: Michael Miller.
Mike is one of Computer America's Special Correspondents. Michael
Miller is a proven and successful non-fiction writer on a variety of
technical, business, and lifestyle-related topics. He has written more
than 150 books in the last two decades that have collectively sold more
than one million copies. His best-selling books include The Ultimate Web
Marketing Guide, YouTube for Business, and Facebook for Grown-Ups for
Que Publishing. He has established a reputation for being able to
explain difficult concepts to everyday readers in easy-to-understand
Tonight's topics include the new short-video sharing services, in particular Vine (6-second videos) and Instagram Video (15-second videos). Also we talk about MixBit
(let's users shoot 16-second videos but then offers editing to make
videos 1-2 minutes long) - not quite the same as the others, but some
are lumping it into the group. We talk about how these services work,
why the short-video time limitations, what types of people are using
them, how popular they are, what types of videos they're producing, and
how to get the most out of each service.
Saturday ---------- Both hours: On BlogTalkRadiothis Saturday, it's the Memorial Day weekend so there is no live show. Please enjoy one of our many archived shows on BlogTalkRadio and we will see you next week!