LN-QRM 172: Podcamp Toronto – Almost Live

Recorded: 21 February 2015

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe–Review

  • Barry – Jiminny Coke
  • Joel – Angry Orchard Hard Cider

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – Guess what it’s doing?
  • Barry – Shows will be out soon (maybe even tonight)
  • Barry – Still melting the ice from the ice dam
  • Barry – Back to using the Mac Mini after reinstall from scratch
  • Barry – More FailPoint woes
  • Michael – Live at Podcamp Toronto
  • Joel –    Absolutely nothing new to report

App Review

  • Barry – SNL40
  • Barty – Tonality
  • Barry – New Bluetooth/FM interface for the car

Bottom Gear

  • Barry – I got rear-ended
  • Barry – The snow pants worked great with the JD (I still want the cabin)

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry – Vikings
  • Joel – Atlantis (the BBC America version)

Musical Guest: 1970 Billboard Hot 100 #40 – Edison Lighthouse with Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes)

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

LN-QRM #162: Here We Go A Caroling…

Recorded: 6 December 2014

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Topics

  • Barry – First real snow
  • Joel – Power outage
  • Barry – Amazon fucks up
  • Barry – The Mac Mini story
  • Barry – Poutine Sighting
  • Joel – Pod Camp Toronto
  • Barry – New Home Theater Receiver
  • Barry – Fairpoint… Sigh
  • Barry – Corn nuts: Good Nut replacement
  • Barry – I have great respect for care-givers because… I am not
  • Michael – Flash, Michael gets a good nights sleep
  • Michael – And the total for November is … 6 feet.

APP REVIEW

  • Joel – Microsoft X-Box Live is failing BAD, kicks you offline in mid-game mid-show mid everything!

INGRESS ALERT

  • Barry – Double AP points for links and fields

BOTTOM GEAR

  • Barry – I’ve been driving the Rav4 during the bad road days…Nice!

ENTERTAINMENT LAST MONTH

  • Michael – The Doctor Who Marathon continues

Musical Guest: Ellla Fitzgerald with “Santa Got Stuck (in My Chimney)”

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

 

LN-QRM #158: Trouble at the Mill

Recorded: 18 October 2014

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Michael

Topics

  • Barry – Trying to get all the shows out
  • Barry – Keene Pumpkin Festival
  • Barry – Apple release Yosemite – Review
  • Barry – iOS 8.1 scheduled to be released on Monday, 10/20 with Apple Pay
  • Barry – New iPads, iMac, and Mac Mini
  • Michael – Apple Announcement – yawn
  • Michael – finally getting back into the Doctor Who Universe
  • Joel – Downloaded new app SwiftKey

Musical Guest: Murray Gold & BBC National Orchestra of Wales with “The Theme from Doctor Who”

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

 

LN-QRM #110: Jeep Crazy

Recorded: 29 September 2013

 Hosts: Joel & Barry

 Topics

Literally watching the green drain from the trees
iPhoto does a number on my FB photo albums
iOS 7 is great
FAA says OK to gadgets on takeoff and landing
The perils of No internet For 7 WHOLE days!
John Deere and I are going to have a talk
Update on Charlie’s chilling out and getting into the indoor kitty groove
Lines at the Apple store
After one car trip using iTunes Radio, I’m back to Pandora
Apple’s podcast app is directly connected to iTunes now
Attempting to resurrect the old Mac Mini
Is there such a thing as touchpad finger?
We need Jeeps!

Musical Guest: Mario Tomic with “Cafe Mediterran”

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 #77: Happy New Year 2013!

Recorded: 30 December 2012

Hosts: Jash, Barry J, Barty and Michael

Topics

Hey! The world didn’t end!
Check Out All The New Taxes You’re Going To Pay To Pay For Obamacare…
Snow in New England, and in Central New York.
Took out my coax and my snowblower
Jash’s first visit to the candy store
There’s a new Mac in the house
DirecTV Genie whole-home DVR review
More BlackBerry N-Series images surface, appeases QWERTY lovers with sharper focus
My new iPhone 5 went for an unfortunate swim.
New phones at work
Michael’s truck problems

Musical Guest: May Stands Still with “New Groove”

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

LN-QRM #69: A Super Storm is coming!

Recorded: 28 October 2012

Hosts: Jash, Barry J, Barty and Michael

Topics
First an earthquake, now a super storm?
Apple Paluza – iPad Mini, iPad 4th Gen, Thin iMacs, updated Mac Mini, 13 inch Retina Display MacBook Pro
GPS talk
Windows 8 is in da studio
Michael’s XBOX 360 IS screwed…
OWC
Thunder and Lightning, oh, my! (Oh Crap)
World’s crappiest installation of a G5RV antenna
Sleep Number Bed
No answer from Mevio or Ubercaster yet…
Heat in the office! say goodbye to the pot belly
Cold afternoon, several grinding disks, and a burned out Dremmel on the mountain.
Oooops, I did it again!
Construction of a Verizon Cell Tower has commenced 8 miles from my house!
Wild turkeys?

Musical Guest:
May Stands Still with “Gotta See”

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

LN-QRM #56: Summer Heat

Recorded: 8 July 2012

Hosts: Jash, Barry J & Barty

Topics

The house painting has begun
Jash’s son levels Barry up to 20 in MW3
Google announces end date for iGoogle
iPad Mini?
Upgrade to Windows 8, $39 – Thank you Apple!
Microsoft takes a loss

Musical Guest: Chasing Claymores with “Im Taking It Back, Im Taking Them All Back”

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”

LN-QRM #24: America – F@#& Yeah!

Well, our Special Forces did it! They got UBL. That’s one monster that won’t be hurting anyone any more. I still remember 9/11 like it was yesterday. But please be vigilant. I think we just swatted a large hornet’s nest.

Michael was AWOL, celebrating Mothers Day with his lovely wife. That left Jash and I to do the show. Enjoy!

Hosts: Jash and Barry J

Topics:

  • Guess what happened last weekend?
  • Team America Song: America – F@#& Yeah
  • The South Park Bizarre Human Centipede character was based on a real movie!
  • Apple fixes the Location file
  • GPS app comparison show in the future?
  • Beautiful weather in NH
  • Fishin’ season has begun
  • Black flies are a plenty
  • First mowing of the year
  • Aurora in Michigan
  • Gas prices
  • Feds to keep track of your car mileage
  • Correspondence Dinner
  • Drinks of the night
  • Tornadoes in the south (Sat photo)
  • TuneIn Radio app for iPhone
  • Mac mini arrived – total setup time: 5 minutes

Tonight’s Musical Guest: Alyssa Anjelica James with her song Laughter In The Distance

Theme Song: Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat BandHit the Ground Running