March 1, 2016

Ep 410: Kids Talk Tech – Olivia’s In The House!

SHOW SUMMARY: The longest, most intense Kids Talk Tech … ‘evah! Listen to Olivia as she discusses history, video games, spelling bees, spelling apps (look out […]
November 12, 2015

Ep 404 – Pedro Domingos’ “The Master Algorithm”

SHOW SUMMARY – Pedro Domingos joins us for a fascinating discussion on machine learning and his new book “The Master Algorithm: How the Quest for the Ultimate […]
August 19, 2015

Ep 394 – Innovation and Technology in Education with JD Pirtle

SHOW SUMMARY Special guest JD Pirtle from the Catherine Cook School in Chicago talks robotics, 3-D printing, robotics, using Raspberry Pi and playing with Minecraft – introducing innovative […]
February 4, 2015

Ep 374 – Stand Back for Snowpocalypse!

TOPIC:  OK, so maybe we underestimated the incoming snow a bit, and did debate the relative merits of “Snowmageddon” versus “Snowpocalypse,” but if you’re listening to […]
January 27, 2015

Ep 373 – The Boys Are Back in School

TOPIC:  Or at least get into some fun reminiscences about what it’s like to hold the fate of young children in an iron fist through the power of […]
January 9, 2015

Ep 371 – Prognostications and Prevarications for 2015!

TOPIC:  Mostly prognostication, but we DO get into a long discussion about how the prevalence of memes adds to the misinformation quotient of the Internet … […]
September 1, 2014

Ep 357 – College Bound AND Chromebook Carrying?

TOPIC:  Yes, it’s possible – and even recommended (given the right circumstances)! Listen this week to find out why Mike believes a chromebook and chromecast dongle may […]
March 12, 2014

Ep 340 – Yik Yak Yuck!

TOPIC:  We have lots of time to explore the fun – and danger – of anonymous chat and texting apps like Yik Yak, and also get […]
December 12, 2013

Ep. 328 – Turn That Light Off, it’s Stealing My Identity!

TOPIC:  With the revelation that a popular flashlight app is stealing your data, Mike answers listener questions about how to prevent security problems with your mobile […]