Shelly Palmer Radio Report – September 11, 2014

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – September 11, 2014

The next time you go to a barbeque, you’re going to want to make sure you bring The Coolest along. A brand new cooler design, The Coolest recently became the most-funded Kickstarter campaign ever after raising more than $13 million in its 52 day campaign. There are plenty of reasons for the campaign’s 60,000 backers to ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – September 10, 2014

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – September 10, 2014

When Facebook launched Slingshot, some people saw it as nothing more than a Snapchat knockoff. But Slingshot had a unique feature: to see the photos or videos your friends sent you, you’d need to sling a photo or video back to them. The most recent update to the app, though, makes that feature optional. Now when you send ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – September 9, 2014

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – September 9, 2014

Facebook wants you to know exactly what you’re sharing with whom, and its latest feature, ‘Privacy Checkup,’ will help you do just that. After a successful test run in May, Facebook is now asking all of its users to complete the checkup, which makes you review your privacy settings and double-check your sharing ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – September 8, 2014

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – September 8, 2014

When you talk about hacking, you’ve got to remember there are all kinds. When a Russian crime ring amassed a billion stolen passwords earlier this year, it was an example of the kind of hacking that poses a real threat. There’s a whole other kind of hacking, though, which is what we saw recently when a bunch of ...

Data Science 101 – Definitions You Need to Know

Data Science 101 – Definitions You Need to Know

Our 7th Annual Media Technology Summit is just a few weeks away, and the subject of data science is going to be front and center. Each and every one of us creates a wealth of data every day, but... information is not knowledge. The data must be wrangled and put in context to make it actionable. There are many different ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – September 5, 2014

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – September 5, 2014

While Apple is set to unveil its new iPhone and smartwatch next week, it looks like the company is getting for more new hardware in the spring, too. Reports say Apple is about to start production on an iPad with a 12.9-inch screen. iPad sales have been dropping recently as more customers are content to use smartphones with ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – September 4, 2014

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – September 4, 2014

Amazon recently announced that it was acquiring video game streaming site Twitch.tv for $970 million. For months, it looked like it was a done deal for Google to buy Twitch for about $1 billion. So what happened? Reports suggest Google was concerned about antitrust issues, because Google already owns YouTube, which competes ...

ASUS Gets Into the Smartwatch Game With the ZenWatch

ASUS Gets Into the Smartwatch Game With the ZenWatch

After its routine pre-show teasers, ASUS' first smartwatch has finally been unveiled at IFA in Berlin. It's no secret that this Android Wear-powered ZenWatch isn't joining the party of circular watch faces, but it's certainly done a nice job at packaging the 1.63-inch, 320 x 320 AMOLED touchscreen (as featured on Samsung's ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – September 3, 2014

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – September 3, 2014

If you’re looking for a new, smarter version of home security, check out simplicam by Closeli. Recently launched, simplicam is the world’s only home monitoring Wi-Fi solution that also includes face detection. That means you’ll only get alerts when someone’s in your home — and not when your cat tears through your ...

Shelly Palmer Talks About the Celebrity Photo Leak on Good Day Wake Up

Shelly Palmer Talks About the Celebrity Photo Leak on Good Day Wake Up

Shelly Palmer chats with Juliet Huddy and Ben Simmoneau on Fox 5's Good Day Wake Up about 4Chan, Jennifer Lawrence, this week's celebrity photo leak and what really happened. ...