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Facebook privacy concerns dominated the program today, but we also spoke about cloudflare's new DNS service, and a quick update on net neutrality. 

Mines And Vermillion Robotics Teams

Mar 20, 2018

In The Moment ... March 20, 2018 Show 300 Hour 1

Teams from South Dakota High Schools and Universities are preparing for VEX Robotics World Championship in Kentucky next month. Last week, In The Moment host Lori Walsh met with Enis Sefa, founding member of the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology VEX U team.

The conversation is followed by Jackie Hendry's visit with the Vermillion High School team as they set their sights on the World Championship.

March 16th Techradio

Mar 16, 2018

Join our panel of tech experts as we discuss South By Southwest, autonomous vehicles, and more.

Interersting perceptions among different age groups in a survey about online privacy.

On today's Techradio we talk about an upcoming 90 day challenge for youth called Hack Sioux Falls with William Bushee.  

We talk about huge Ddos attack that should have never happened, and more.

Kent, Joel, Amos, and Jeff talk tech, keep you updated on the latest news, and answer listener questions.

February 2nd TechRadio

On today's Techradio we talk about the Specter & Meltdown unpatch.  We pay respects to LISA, and talk about the YouTube/Twitch showdown.

Kealey Bultena / SDPB

Technologists Amos Aesoph and Jeff Litterick explain what we know about 2 flaws in processing chips.  We look ahead to CES 2018 and take listener questions on the January 5th edition of Techradio. 


We looked forward to 2018 with some predictions with Joel and John T. then moved on to STEM gifts for kids and Facebook video woes with Joel and Heather.

On the December 1st Techradio Jeff, Joel, and John talk Net Neutrality, Cryptocurrency, and wrap up Black Friday sales.

On today's Techradio we talk security, cell phones, and black November sales.

In The Moment ... New America Cyber Security Fellow

Nov 6, 2017
Dakota State University

In The Moment ... November 6, 2107 Show 214 Hour 1

As one of 30 cyber security professionals chosen to serve as a New America Cyber Security Fellow, Ashley Podhradsky is poised to influence the nation's cyber security policy for years to come.  Podhradsky is Associate Professor of Digital Forensics and Information Assurance at Dakota State University in Madison.

On today's Techradio the panel of geeks talk about cable cutting, new iPhone features, and moving your 'internet of things' devices to a separate network.

A number of cyber security topics were discussed including wireless vulnerabilities and vpn's.

If you're looking to use a VPN, this comparison chart is a good resource. And, if you're feeling adventurous enough to build your own, Ars Technica provides this helpful guide.

Joel passed on a couple great links:

Joel, Jeff, and John T. join host Kent Osborne to discuss the latest in tech.

Techradio September 15

Sep 15, 2017

Join Host Kent Osborne as a panel of tech pundits tackle listener calls and discuss the latest rollout of Apple products.

2017 South Dakota Technology Showcase

Sep 7, 2017

The second annual South Dakota Technology Showcase brings together some of the country’s biggest technology companies in Sioux Falls.  At last week’s convention, representatives from Tesla, AT&T, and Air Bus met with the state’s political and business leaders. The showcase explores new ideas and technology challenges facing South Dakota.

U.S. Senator John Thune says one of his jobs as chair of the U.S. Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee is to find ways to improve South Dakota’s business climate. 

In today's show we talk about Apple's 11th hour Net Neutrality comments.  We talk new phones, and the ever changing media landscape as Facebook updates their TV offerings.

Tech Radio - 8 4 17

Aug 10, 2017

Carla White is a local app developer who’s been involved in the creation of nearly 100 different apps.  Her work has been featured in USA Today, Good Morning America, Oprah, Telegraph, BBC, and Successful Living Magazine.  In 2013 Carla published the book Idea to iPhone, which is a beginners guide to developing iPhone apps. Recently Carla came to the studio to talk about her success.

Carla when did you start creating apps?

Tech Radio 7/14/17

Jul 14, 2017
Lori Walsh

Will Bushee and Heather Benson join the regulars for talk of Tokens, Mark Zuckerberg's visit to South Dakota, all things Amazon, and more on the July edition of Techradio.

On today's show we hosted a post E3 Expo wrap up from Los Angeles by Mark Diischer, a Sioux Falls resident who attended the show this week - plus listener emails and Amazon grocery news.

Today's tech radio tackles a question about Windows Defender, and we talk new tech and chipsets. In the 3rd half of the show we turn to social media for some fun and user settings.

Tech Radio: 5-19-17

Jun 1, 2017

The Friday May 19th Program

On today's Techradio we talk about the google docs and mac phishing problems, Siouxpercon next weekend in Sioux Falls, and Facebooks purge of fake accounts.


The March for Science in the nations capitol is gaining steam and there are 3 Marches in South Dakota planned for tomorrow - Earth Day - we spoke with Ashleigh Walton who helped organize the Sioux Falls event. We found out what this event means to her and how you can get involved.

Tech Radio 4-7-17

Apr 7, 2017

Join the techradio panel of experts as we discuss the latest news from net neutrality to online privacy.  We also discussed the latest in the media landscape with the announcements from YouTube and Facebook of increased video products.


Tech Radio 03-17-17

Mar 17, 2017

Tech Radio 3-3-17

Mar 3, 2017

Today's Techradio tackles the Snapchat IPO, Facebook "hacks", CloudFlare and Amazon service issues and tips for doing your taxes online.

Guests Jeff Litterick and John T. Meyer discuss the latest writings of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerburg  and Microsoft news with their  Forza gaming franchise topping 1 Billion in sales – premium email service - $20/year.

VR headset developer Valve is "comfortable" with the idea that the technology could turn out to be a complete failure.

And John loves his Airpods - we talk about bluetooth headphones.