Recognizing Phishy Emails/Appreciating the Service Industry
Jeremy talks about an experience at his shop and how the service industry should be appreciated more. Also, the guys dig through a couple of phishing email attempts that happened in and around MPB over the last week. Finally, YouTubeTV enacts another drastic rate hike, essentially eliminating the difference in value between it and cable, making it almost a coin-flip decision.Here are the list of stories in this week's tech news mentioned at the top of the show: Global app revenue jumps to $50B in the first half of 2020, in part due to COVID-19 impactsPeloton launches Roku appYouTube TV sharply increases monthly subscription to $64.99FuboTV increases monthly subscription to $65Spotify is launching a premium plan for couplesDiscord raises $100 million and plans to move beyond gamingAT&T brings 5G to Austin, Miami, Salt Lake City, and 25 other regionsMophie and InvisibleShield are making UV sanitizers for your phoneJoin the Everyday Tech Facebook page!
Rural Cell Service Issues
Jay and Wiltz take several calls about poor cell service in rural areas of the state, and plenty of calls about several personal tech problems on this week's show.
PS5 release info, and the week's tech news...
Jay, Jeremy and Wiltz take calls and talk about the week's tech news including PS5 release information and it's mocked design, a Siri shortcut that will record your conversation, and 2020 Q1 streaming numbers.
Facebook Newsfeed Changes
Facebook's news feed is revamped to include more local news outlets, much more of this week's tech news and Jeremy and Wiltz answer your tech questions on this week's Everyday Tech.
Jeremy lets you in on how to find a real Nintendo Switch, in stock, somewhere in the world. And, Wiltz has great information about how to protect your identity, and what to do should that info be compromised.
Byte Size Tech
Season 2, Ep. 1
Netflix got rid of that thing ya hate…Apple did shady stuff to force you to get a new iPhone, and France has had enough...and Key-less entry is about to take a significant step forward... I’m Jay White and here is this week’s Byte Size Tech…
Are We Addicted To Cell Phones?
Wiltz, Jeremy, and Jay discuss the role of the cell phone in modern life.Are we too reliant on devices...specifically teens and young adults?The boys discuss some pretty alarming stats about our cell phone use,Here's a link to the cell phone usage stats referenced on the show: https://techjury.net/stats-about/smartphone-addiction/#gref
2019 App Store stats!!!
After a 10 week hiatus caused by impeachment hearings, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's holidays, Everyday Tech is back!!! Jeremy, Wiltz and Jay discuss Apple Watch compatibility, extracting data from older windows laptops, the BILLIONS of app downloads with stats for iTunes and Google Play, calls from listeners and much more!