AwesomeCast: Tech and Gadget Talk

Sorgcopter | AwesomeCast 337

February 21st, 2017

This week on AwesomeCast 337, we’re talking about awesome things in technology with Sorg, Chilla, Rizz, Katie, and Producer Missy, including:

Katie is sharing her Awesome Thing Of The Week with Giphy releasing American Sign Language gifs.
Chilla is sharing his Awesome Thing Of The Week – Android Nougat (which he has before Krause).
McDonalds has reengineered drinking straws and Sorg is sharing as his Awesome Thing Of The Week.
Rizz has an Awesome Thing Of The Week and it’s a Nintendo Switch user who got his device early – without games.
What sort of tech podcast would we be if we didn’t talk about Pokemon GO updates?
Pikachu is getting a new hat for Pokemon Day, and Sorg is now on a mission.
John Cena and Nintendo are showing up in random places to promote the Nintendo Switch?!?
A power company uses drones with fire to burn debris from utility poles.
We like robots. So do Facebook Ads when they send the Jibo Robot to fan of the show, Amanda.
Darth Vader has to do chores, too, guys.
Katie missed out on the “adult” conversation last week, so she’s bringing up a porn VR webcam.
With all the advances we see in smartphones, Nokia is returning to a bar phone option with the return of Nokia 3310.
Our gadget guru Chilla is talking more wireless earbud options.
Tiny house meets off-grid living with a solar-powered pod.
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