AwesomeCast: Tech and Gadget Talk

About the show

Everything awesome in the world of technology, social media, and entertainment! Join us as we discuss the latest gadgets, web sites, and talk with people doing awesome things in tech!


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    Happy Prime Day For Those Who Celebrate | AwsomeCast 694

    July 17th, 2024  |  55 mins 30 secs
    amazon fire tv, awesome cast, camel camel camel, elgato stream deck, gadgets, geek culture, ios 18 beta, john chichilla, katie dudas, las vegas sphere, levoit air purifier, michael sorg, prime day deals, royal caribbean virtual train ride, tech news, transparent tech gadgets, utm se emulator
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    What is a Twitter | AwesomeCast 693

    July 9th, 2024  |  57 mins 36 secs
    pittsburgh, podcast, social media, sorgatron media, tech news

    In this episode of AwesomeCast, Michael Sorg and John Chichilla explore the latest in tech and gadgets, including Logitech G309, Canon EOS 2000D, CarPlay, and more!

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    Apple Car Play For Elderly Cars | AwesomeCast 692

    July 3rd, 2024  |  59 mins 14 secs
    pittsburgh, podcast, social media, sorgatron media, tech news
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    Computer Calamity | AwesomeCast 691

    June 26th, 2024  |  1 hr 3 mins
    adobe ai, adobe lightroom, anker headphones, anker soundcore, apple final cut, apple innovation, apple tech, applecare, chatgpt, chatgpt integration, gadget love, gadget review, gadget reviews, godzilla marvel, headphone review, laptop protection, logitech webcam, marvel comics, tech device protection, tech news, tech review, tech safety, tech talk, tech tips, tech updates, webcam review, webcam tech, zoom features, zoom reactions

    Join Michael Sorg, Katie Dudas, and Dave Podnar on AwesomeCast 691 for a tech-filled discussion covering the latest gadgets, news, and tips. Sorg shares how his MacBook Pro survived a fall thanks to a $20 case, while Katie reviews her Anker Soundcore headphones and Dave talks about the Logitech C270 HD webcam. They explore Apple’s new Final Cut Pro camera app and Adobe’s AI integration in Lightroom. Katie introduces Godzilla’s new role in Marvel Comics, and Sorg highlights the ChatGPT desktop app for Mac. The episode also features practical tech tips, including Zoom’s new reaction features and the importance of device protection.

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    Boom Box Shopping | AwesomeCast 690

    June 19th, 2024  |  52 mins 34 secs
    pittsburgh, podcast, social media, sorgatron media, tech news

    This week’s episode brought to you by Slice on Broadway, and Sidekick Media Services and listeners like you at this week's episode of Awesomecast, hosts Michael Sorg, John Chichilla, and Katie Dudas dive into the latest tech gadgets, share their favorite awesome things of the week, and discuss recent events in the tech world. From portable tripods and smartphone stabilizers to retro tech revivals and Nintendo's latest announcements, this episode is packed with insights and tips. Whether you're a tech enthusiast or just looking for some cool gadget recommendations, this episode has something for everyone.

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    Apple Intelligence + AI Art Study with Chris Maverick | AwesomeCast 689

    June 10th, 2024  |  1 hr 14 mins
    pittsburgh, podcast, social media, sorgatron media, tech news

    Join our cohosts Michael Sorg and Dave Podnar as they delve into the latest tech news and gadgets from the Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC). This episode features special guest Chris Maverick from VoxPopCast, who brings his expertise in digital narrative and interactive design to the table. Get ready for an engaging discussion on Apple's latest announcements, AI advancements, and much more!

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    Make Sure to Block Steely’s McBeam on Twitter | AwesomeCast 688

    June 5th, 2024  |  59 mins 58 secs
    pittsburgh, podcast, social media, sorgatron media, tech news
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    Vintage Photography and Modern Tech Mashup | AwesomeCast 687

    May 29th, 2024  |  58 mins 15 secs
    pittsburgh, podcast, social media, sorgatron media, tech news
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    Revving Up Tech: From Google I/O to Formula SAE | AwesomeCast 686

    May 15th, 2024  |  57 mins 2 secs
    ai advancements, ai assistants, ai technology, event coverage, formula sae, gadgets, google i/o, live streaming, michigan speedway, microsoft co-pilot, modern tech, openai gpt-4, podcast, podcast studio, racing event, smart devices, smart glasses, smart glasses comparison, tech news, volunteer event
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    Run, Casters! Run! | AwesomeCast 685:

    May 7th, 2024  |  50 mins 9 secs
    ai features, air, apple, apple pencil, blackmagic camera, final cut pro, gadget review, ipad, keyboard, live production, logic pro, multicam switching, pittsburgh marathon, pro, relay team, space exercise

    In this episode of AwesomeCast, the hosts delve into the latest tech news and gadget releases, highlighting Apple's new iPad models featuring the powerful M4 chip, innovative AI-driven features, and redesigned accessories like the lighter keyboard and advanced Apple Pencil. They explore the capabilities of the new Final Cut Camera app, which enables live multicam switching with iPhones, and discuss the Blackmagic Camera app now available for Android users. The hosts also share their personal experiences participating in the Pittsburgh Marathon relay team, offering insights on how tracking apps enhance the experience. Additionally, they touch on tech challenges and solutions for exercise in space, providing a mix of fascinating tech insights and real-life stories that every gadget enthusiast will enjoy.

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    Magic Mountains. Magic Satellite of Internets. | AwesomeCast 684

    May 1st, 2024  |  51 mins 21 secs
    amusement park reviews, apple watch walkie-talkie, content management, owala water bottle, pittsburgh podcast, podcasting, remote internet access, six flags magic mountain, social media tips, starlink internet, technology insights

    Join hosts Mike Sorg and Katie Dudas on the latest episode of the AwesomeCast, straight from the Sorgatron Media studios in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This week, dive into an exhilarating discussion about their recent adventure at Six Flags Magic Mountain, exploring the thrills of roller coasters and the effectiveness of Starlink internet in remote settings. Discover the innovative Owala water bottle, designed for hygiene and convenience, perfect for outdoor enthusiasts and everyday use. The episode also covers practical tech tips, including leveraging the Apple Watch's walkie-talkie feature and strategies for efficient content management across social platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and Threads. Tune in for a blend of technology insights, product reviews, and lively banter that keeps you informed and entertained. Whether you're a tech aficionado or just looking for tips to enhance your digital lifestyle, this episode has something for everyone.

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    Neuro Spicy | AwesomeCast 683

    April 24th, 2024  |  1 hr 1 min
    awesomecast, charity involvement, community support, custom lightsaber, disneyland, fitness, galaxy's edge, pittsburgh, pittsburgh marathon, podcast, social media, sorgatron media, star wars night, storytelling, tech news, technology

    Join Michael Sorg, Katie Dudas, and Dave Podnar on the "AwesomeCast" as they dive into a special episode filled with unique experiences and tech insights. This week, the team shares their exciting adventures at Disneyland's Star Wars Night, including an in-depth look at building custom lightsabers at Galaxy's Edge and the immersive experiences offered by the park. They also discuss their participation in the Pittsburgh Marathon, highlighting the importance of community support and charity involvement. Whether you're a Star Wars enthusiast, tech geek, or fitness fanatic, this episode packs in stories, gadget reviews, and heartwarming community engagements that are sure to inspire. Tune in to explore the intersection of technology, charity, and epic storytelling with the AwesomeCast crew.

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    ChatGiblets | AwesomeCast 682

    April 10th, 2024  |  54 mins 33 secs
    pittsburgh, podcast, social media, sorgatron media, tech news
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    A Toilet Is Light Work For An iPhone | AwesomeCast 681

    April 9th, 2024  |  59 mins 5 secs
    3d-printed organs, ai-generated music, airpods, ar glasses, creative processes, digital privacy, google privacy., healthcare innovation, incognito mode, personal entertainment, podcasting, professional wrestling, smartphone durability, technology, water-resistant phones

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    AwesomeCast LIVE: Exploring the Nexus of Technology and Wrestling

    Join Mike Sorg and Katie Dudders on AwesomeCast LIVE as they delve into the fascinating intersection of technology, professional wrestling, and the latest gadgets. This episode brings you a mix of humor, insights, and the cutting edge of tech developments. Don't miss our discussion on water-resistant phones, the adventures of owning AirPods, AI-generated podcast music, breakthroughs in 3D-printed organs, the potential of AR glasses, and the significance of digital privacy in incognito mode.

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    Lending Apple a Cup of AI | AwesomeCast 680

    March 27th, 2024  |  1 hr 1 min
    ai, apple, apple airpods pro, legal issues, listener engagement, mac os, machine learning, media consumption, monopoly, noise cancellation, patreon, podcast recommendations, spatial audio, technology updates, worldwide developers conference, wwdc
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    AI Alliances and Charging Solutions | AwesomeCast 679

    March 20th, 2024  |  53 mins 59 secs
    ai, apple, countdown, disney, entertainment, gadgets, gemini, google, iphoneography, magsafe, ninja turtles, nvidia, paramount plus, pittsburgh, podcasting, robots, tech, travel