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  • 00:31

    How Much Does Computer Illiteracy Costs? Part 2 5/17/2014

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    It's a familiar subject matter that still result in staggering numbers?  It's not a topic that's going away soon.  It will be YOU and Ms. Computer Lady bringing back the topic of computer illiteracy?


    Computer illiteracy continues to exist in the homes, the workplaces, in businesses, schools,other forms of academia, etc.  What actually is computer illteracy?  Is it or is it not "budgeted out" of trainings?  Can computer illiteracy involve something as simple as..........?  Only you can answer the last question.


    Nevertheless, it will be part of a series that  shouldn't be missed.  Make sure to tune in for part 2.

  • 00:18

    How Far Has Online Testing Evolved? Part 2--6/25/15

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    SPONSORED BY UNITED STATES VETS, INC--VETERANS HELPING VETERANS.  We A.R.E.--ADVOCACY, REFERRAL, AND EDUCATION.  FOR MORE INFORMATION, INCLUDING CURRENT EVENTS, VISIT UNITEDSTATESVETS.ORG, FACEBOOK.COM/UNITEDSTATESVETS OR CALL 419-206-5979.


    Ms. Computer Lady was going to do a 2-part series on an online component--testing.  But it has now changed to a 3-part series.  In part 1, Ms. Computer Lady brought forth another way to view online testing, how far it had come, and how there were problematic experiences with it at first due to non-technological readiness.


    This will be the tip of the iceberg.  In part 2, Ms. Computer Lady is going to expand on the computer illiteracy side when it comes to online testing.  SPREAD THE WORD AND COME JOIN IN.

  • 00:30

    How Far Has Online Testing Evolved? Part 1--6/20/15

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    SPONSORED BY UNITED STATES VETS, INC--VETERANS HELPING VETERANS.  We A.R.E.--ADVOCACY, REFERRAL, AND EDUCATION.  FOR MORE INFORMATION, INCLUDING CURRENT EVENTS, VISIT UNITEDSTATESVETS.ORG, FACEBOOK.COM/UNITEDSTATESVETS OR CALL 419-206-5979.


    Ms. Computer Lady will be doing a 2-part series on an online component--testing.  In part 1, Ms. Computer Lady will bring forth another way to view online testing, how far it has come, and how there were problematic experiences with it at first due to non-technological readiness.


    This will be the tip of the iceberg.  There will be MORE when part 2 airs next week.  SPREAD THE WORD AND COME JOIN IN.

  • 02:00

    Computer America - Losing The Signal; MHOX

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    Computer America


    Hour one: Losing The Signal.  Sean Silcoff, Journalist for the Globe and Mail.


    Losing the Signal is a riveting story of a company that toppled global giants before succumbing to the ruthlessly competitive forces of Silicon Valley. This is not a conventional tale of modern business failure by fraud and greed.


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    Hour two: MHOX. Filippo Nassetti, MHOX partner and lead designer, Communication manager.


    MHOX is a product design studio. They work with companies and brands to innovate their products and communication, providing services of industrial design, product communication, research and development. MHOX began as a research group focusing on generative design and 3D printing technologies for the design of innovative wearable products, and evolved into a more general design consultancy. Since 2012 they deliver both disruptive concepts and commercial products for the fashion and medical industry, from masks to prostheses, fashion accessories to orthoses, bracelets to EYEs.  A reflection on the human body, its symbiosis with technology, its evolution in possible futures is central to MHOX work. Wearable products are body extensions, objects or systems that integrate the human body to mutate its aesthetic and functional potential, and this concept is constantly brought to its limit.


     

  • 02:00

    Computer America - Hoopla Digital; Teensafe

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    Computer America


    Hour one: Hoopla Digital. Jeff Jankowski, Owner and Founder of Hoopla Digital.


    Bringing you hundreds of thousands of movies, full music albums, audiobooks and more, hoopla is a revolutionary digital service made possible by your local library.  From Hollywood blockbusters to best selling artists and authors – not just the hits, but the niche and hard-to-find as well – you’ll soon discover that hoopla provides you the freedom you've been searching for to experience, explore and enjoy what you want, when you want, and where you want. Simple to access and use, without the hassle of having to return the items you’ve borrowed, all you need is your library card, a web browser, smart phone or tablet to get started. The freedom you want is here, now.


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    Hour two: TeenSafe. Rawdon Messenger, CEO.


    TeenSafe is a monitoring service that allows parents to monitor their child's iPhone or Android smartphone as well as view activity on Instagram, WhatsApp and Kik Messenger. When you sign into TeenSafe, your teen's smartphone data will be available for you to view. TeenSafe offers complete security. Only you can access your child's data.

  • 02:00

    Computer America - Beltone; The GizWiz!

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    Computer America


    Hour one: Beltone.  Frank Skubski, General Manager.


    Beltone provides more than hearing aids. We provide comprehensive hearing care and assistance, personalized to your individual needs. All our hearing solutions include the Beltone 360° Hearing Evaluation, individual fit and comfort, uniquely superior sound technology, ongoing assistance and unmatched after purchase support from the most highly trained hearing professionals in the industry.


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    Hour two: The GizWiz is Dick DeBartolo!


    Dick is Mad Magazine’s Maddest writer and he joins us on every last Wednesday of the month with exciting and different gadgets and gizmos!


    Tonight’s topics include: A fast & easy way for a student to change sheets in their dorm bed, Three security gadgets at one decent price, the JAM Trance Mini Bluetooth speaker (Yes anothe BT speaker- but with a twist), the Stikbot, the Little Live Pet Cleverkeet, a bubble blowing R2D2 and so much more!

  • Computer America - ACTIVEON; Dictionary.com

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    Computer America


    Hour one: ActiveOn.  Frank Donato, Executive Vice President.


    Capture the remarkable moments in your life with an ACTIVEON action camera. Share your precious moments with the ACTIVEON family on our social media sites. Live LIFE to the fullest. Record in FULL HD resolution with our high quality glass lens and pro-grade image sensor. Capture your special moments in crystal clear 1080p 60fps.  Their compact sized and powerful action camera includes a housing that is waterproof up to 196 feet. They also offer a wide array of accessories, for you to fully capture your life moments everywhere you go to enjoy your activities to the fullest.


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    Hour two: Dictionary.com.  Elizabeth McMillan, CEO.


    Dictionary.com's mission is to delight and inspire anyone using the English language by being the most innovative and comprehensive digital source for everything related to words. They provide resources that help people accurately define, pronounce, and apply words in the moment.

  • REPLAY--Celebrating Michael Jackson's Birthday--When Was The Last Time You Heard

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    SPONSORED BY UNITED STATES VETS.  WE A.R.E.--ADVOCACY, REFERRAL, AND EDUCATION IN VETERANS HELPING VETERANS.  FOR MORE INFO, LOG ONTO UNITEDSTATESVETS.ORG, THEIR FACEBOOK PAGE AT FACEBOOK.COM/UNITEDSTATESVETS, OR CALL 419-206-5979.


    Forever millions and even billions will miss whom many came to know as the King of Pop.  For the fans who knew him and his brothers that made up The Jackson 5, he was more than that.  Earlier songs included "Going Back To Indiana," "Dancing Machine," "All I Do," and "Forever Came Today."  During his solo career, some of Michael Jackson's hits includded "Ben," "I Wanna Be Where You Are," and "Jam."


    As the world celebrates, many a commercial radio station, podcast, live stream, etc. will be muscially celebrating his birthday.  For some, it's competition to see who can get the most listeners that day.  For Ms. Computer Lady, though she knows that's the realm, it's much more.  During your lunchtime, your late breakfast, early dinner, or late snack around the world, let's see if Ms. Computer Lady can bring back some memories.


    Here are soem qeustions.  Where were you when you first heard this song?  Were you there in person when this song was performed?  When you heard the song on the radio, what was the name of it?  Well, which songs are Ms. Computer Lady talking about that we knowingly hadn't heard in a long time?  You'll have to stop by the show to find out.

  • The 2015 National High School Computer Competition Team Discuss Their Victory!

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    Hear from the Winners of the Oldest and Most Prestigious High School Computer Competition!


     


    The National BDPA.org Team is very proud of all of the teams that competed this year.


     


    1st Place - Atlanta - Coordinator: Josephine Reed; Chapter President: Derrick Brown atlantabdpa.org


    2nd Place - Washington DC


    3rd Place - Greater Columbia


    4th Place - Southern Minnesota


    5th Place - New Jersey

  • 02:00

    Computer America - Sandbox Interactive; Prompt.ly

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    Computer America


    Hour one: Sandbox Interactive Inc.  Larry Cerri, Founder - President.


    Captivator is an all-in-one interactive application that successfully marries social media tools, web and mobile technology, with self-directed communications facilitation, features and functions. Captivator is designed for use at enterprise-level internal business communications, events and training.


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    Hour two: Prompt.ly. Richard D. Titus, CEO.


    Prompt.ly is the only mobile first scheduling, promotion and payment tracking platform for independent service providers.  Manage your schedule, promotions and payments, all on the go.  Schedule, reschedule, send reminders and manage cancellations.  Review appointment details like time, type of service and location, and so much more!

  • 01:06

    social media regrets?

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    Has social media changed the way we live and communicate Tonight we're back like we never left, follow our host @reginaldsaunders aka @2thepointmusic @tammepha and @snatchedbymoi aka Rick Rosa each and every Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9pm eastern standard time dial in from any phone or hear it live from any smart phone or computer 657-383-0397 or www.2tpmradio.com