LN-QRM 205: MONSTER BLIZZARD OF THE CENTURY!

Recorded: 23 January 2016

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty, & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review

  • Michael – Cold – black coffee
  • Barry – Poland Spring bubbly raspberry flavored water
  • Joel – Jack & Coke now known as a “Lemmy”
  • Barty – Brandy

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – MONSTER BLIZZARD OF THE CENTURY! SHELTER IN PLACE!!!
  • Michael – Fun on a Thursday night / Friday morning
  • Joel –  My off Fridays are on hiatus until summer…Damn!
  • Michael – Robert Dyer is featured on Break.Com
  • Michael – The Bridge will be out of service  / Mike in Medic mode
  • Michael – January 26 is approaching – Ten Years After.
  • Barty – Poor Thor is limping.

Geek Corner

  • Michael – New North American Standard of Measure
  • Barry – Rogue Amoeba’s Loopback
  • Michael – FaceTube setting to save your mobile data use
  • Barry – I will be seriously be shopping Samsung Galaxy 7 verses iPhone 7
  • Barry – I’m an app renter now
  • Michael – Skype totally hosed on my MBP after day job tried to use Skype plugin for Slack
  • Barry – New MBP app which I really need: Simple Mouse Locator

Ingress Alert

  • Michael – got another badge – that is all – move along – move along

Bottom Gear

  • Joel – Goldfinger now has a 2″ lift kit
  • Joel – Snowblower wooo’s another sheer pin bites the dust.
  • Joel – Big Red is on the road and the driveway is finally plowed

Entertainment Last Month

  • Michael – – Escanaba in Da Moonlight (And Daylight too)
  • Joel – The Martian
  • Barry – Star Wars

Musical Guest: Barry’s picks: Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”

Theme Song: Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”

LN-QRM #111: It’s Peak Week

Recorded: 6 October 2013

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty & Michael

Topics

It’s Peak Week
Government shutdown
The magical Jeep
GoPro Hero 3
Michaels back on Ingress
Smackdown!
New iPhone user
Was The “Tweeter” Stock Mixup A Penny Stock Scam?Facebook to place ads on InstagramWalmart Drops iPhone 5c Pricing to $45 On Contract Through the Holidays
BE^2 new season has begun!
Flashing
So, that Sunday night before my business trip…
Well, I tried last Sunday…
So, of all shows to miss, you talk about Jeeps!
Damn Sprint text to voice messaging!
H’mm, you can still make a phone call on the same Skype account while on line with that account!

Musical Guest: Beat Circuit with “Micro Mystikal – Original Mix”
Theme Song: Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”

LN-QRM #92: Michael is going to WWDC!

Recorded: 28 April 2013
Hosts: Jash, Barry J, Barty & Michael

Topics

312 inches for the year (I hope we’re done)
After weeks of a storm every 3 days, we get a reprieve.
The WWDC saga
WWDC 2013 tickets go on sale, sell out in under 2 minutes
Apple is offering WWDC tickets to some developers who didn’t get a chance to purchase
Facebook for iOS gains ‘ChatHeads’
Mailbox email app for iPhone removes reservation system
Google Babel to have iOS client at launch
Apple expands Mac accessory line to over 4,700 US Radio Shacks
Yahoo! for iOS adds Summly integration
XM Radio
Vermont Telephone Company’s gigabit internet service is live
Aereo announces plans to launch in Boston on May 15
Netflix is now larger than HBO, now offers $12 family plan
New Xbox
Barty’s on 4 square!
Tardis?
Home improvement stuff (shower – kitchen sink)
Gonna run out of Propane tonight. Surprise
A river flows throw it, too bad it’s a driveway.
TPTSNBN 0
A walk to the falls
VoxPopCon
My Boots Came In!
7.033, 14.033, ITM!
Laughing at clips from 3rd anniversary
Awesome Montage!
802.16 soon!

Musical Guest:Mikey And The Drags with “Spill Your Guts”
Theme Song: Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”

LN-QRM #87: Just look in the South East Sky

Recorded: 24 March 2013

Hosts: Jash, Barry J & Michael

Topics

Even we are sick of snow now 20+ feet since January 15th. (It does compress, sublimate)
Maple weekend in New England
Facebook Shows Off New Home Page Design, Including Bigger Pictures
Skype scores an iOS update
How did the microphone not pick that up?
Michael putting in his FireFighter application (something to do in his spare time…)
An odd radiation shield for Mars mission
Grocery store review
Google’s Eric Schmidt says Google Now for iOS approval is in Apple’s court
Apple says Google Now for iOS has not been submitted to the App Store
Apple’s Podcasts app updated
Once again, iPhone ranks highest in J.D. Power smartphone customer satisfaction survey
Mac Mini works much better with OS X
HBO considers U-turn on cable-free access to HBO Go
Got to view pan-STARRS at +0.2 mag (not what I planned, but really cool)
Must have been a hell of a night
A man’s sink
Damn!, Ice, or is that Ice Dam (I hope)
Mardi Gra in Da Keweenaw this weekend &
Change in plans for Sunday work…
My tractor is not a John Deere, it’s my neighbors…

Musical Guest: Gaia with “Settlin For This”

 Theme Song: Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”

 

LN-QRM #80: Sheboygan, we have a problem

There were some technical difficulties on this one. Still a fun time. Enjoy!

Recorded: 27 January 2013

Hosts: Jash, Barry J & Michael

Topics

There be snow up heya in the yooper, Don’t cha know!
There be cold ovah heya in New Hampshah!
Super Bowl, I mean “The Big Game” next weekend
Barry loves his Roku box!
Linux Mint on Parallels
facebook app broken on iOS?
Vinepeek lets you see the world in six-second snapshots
Facebook Might Owe You $10
Half a Million DVDs of Data Stored in Gram of DNA

Musical Guest: DIRK with “Show me”

Theme Song: Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”

LN-QRM #76: So long and thanks for all the fish

Recorded: 16 December 2012
Hosts:
Jash, Barry J & Michael

Topics

Last LateNite QRM… If the Mayans are right
FourSquare war
Jash visits a “fruit” store
Google Maps back on IOS and Barry has a review
Aussie Police Say Apple Maps May Be Dangerous To Your Health
Twitter has started rolling out the option to download all your tweets
How the UN’s ‘Game-Changing’ Internet Treaty Failed
Facebook privacy policies
Google+
Internet may soon beat TV as main source of national news
Bold Poker App Turns iPhones Into Playing Cards
Being Big & Tall

Musical Guest: Bunny Sigler with “Hark The Herald Angel”

Theme Song: Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”

LN-QRM #51: Remembering Those Who Served

Recorded: 27 May 2012

Hosts: Jash, Barry J and Michael

Topics

SpaceX Dragon capsule successfully docked at the International Space Station
Jash plays with the iPad
The Avengers
Chunkies
Jash is a Major General on COD
Skype in the next Xbox?
Lawsuit on COD
Steve Ballmer has an 80-inch Windows 8 tablet in his office
Remember chalkboards
Facebook Releases Instagram Clone
What’s Rim doing with the Blackberry?
Michael’s here
Michael turned on his G-Drive
Matthew Ebel was in Nashua Saturday….
PAB2012 registration made, hotel reservations in the book. (Bruce Murray sent me an
encouraging note 🙂
Netflix shows
The Office
Office Space
Ideacracy

Musical Guest: Corey Koehler with “Why Wait”

Theme Song: Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”

LN-QRM #49: Super Moon

Recorded: 6 May 2012

Hosts: Jash, Barry J, Barty & Michael

Topics:

Super Moon!
Camera talk
MW3 Talk
Mortgages
George Lindsey, aka Goober Pyle, dies at 83
Phone talk (It’s not what you think)
Jash’s special talents
New iPhone: Tantilizing Details Revealed [REPORT]
Discovery Acquires Revision3
Facebook IPO: Zuckerberg Will Make at Least $846 Million
CERN scientists explain what would happen if you put your hand in the LHC’s beam
Bald spot, what bald spot!
Wedding in Da Harbor…

Musical Guest: Rick Harris with ‘Funky Wah Ditty’

Theme Song: Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”

LN-QRM #47: Slow News Week

Recorded: 22 April 2012

Hosts: Barry J, Barty & Michael

Topics:

Happy Earth Day
Rain, rain and more needed rain!
Michael’s wife, Chris, finally has girls long weekend out (yes, that means he’s Mr. mom this week) 220 – 221, whatever it takes….
The foxes are back
Michael has been on the road most of the week
New Skype version for Mac, status not working right on top tool bar?
Microsoft releases Skype 1.0 for Windows Phone
fb buys instagram for $1 billion
Dick Clark Passed away
Levon Helm of The Band also passed away
Greg Ham from Men at Work
Gibb brother came out of a coma
IBM Demos Uber Battery That ‘Breathes’
Michael tried to fix his horse trailer lights…. only to find(!)
Michael’s pickup cap
Torvalds receives 2012 Millennium Technology Prize
*** OMG – IT finally happened!
Xbox Live!
Michael really needs a hair cut!

Musical Guest: Corey Koehler with “Why Wait”

Theme Song: Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”

LateNite QRM #43: No Apple talk – FAIL

Recorded: 25 March 2012

Hosts: Jash, Barry J & Michael

Topics:

Troubled brew is OK again
The Mac Mini is dead, long live the Mac Mini…. or is it?
Jash visits an Apple store for the first time
iPhone Home key can be calibrated
Oh, and the iPad Fire Extinguisher has arrived!
Heatgate
Is Google becoming evil? Greedy? or just sloppy?
Employers want your Facebook passwords
CodeRunner… a cool and different game app
Jash upgrades his DSL
Internet speed tests!
Angry Birds in Space… is AWSOME!
Dark Shadows trailer
NASA Targets April 30th For SpaceX Launch To ISS
Apple makes $1.5 billion in a weekend, sells 3 million new iPads
Is Apple planning its own mobile voice service?
Michael taking a wild guess and think that WWDC is going to be the 11 – 15th
(because he will be in Ottowa on the 10th…)
Live Jazz , Ragtime, Running, visit with mom

Musical Guest: RICK HARRIS with “MYSTERIA”

Theme Song: Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”