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Bruce Noble, John Endrizzi and Linda Wyeth are working to raise awareness of Enbridge pipeline, which runs through 12 counties in Wisconsin, including Rock, where it passes under the Rock river. Grassroots Pipeline Awareness Group works to bring awareness to this important fact. It also advocates for proper training for those in public safety who would be dealing with the aftermath, should the unthinkable happen, which is does with some regularity.
Cinder Roherty is a writer of several adult romance novels, several of which she has self-published. Most recently, Cinder has also written a young adult novel. In the studio, Cinder shared her approach to writing, how she develops her characters, and the importance of asking “What if?”
Draven Umbra is a local resident who started a GoFundMe site, looking to raise funds to create a Hackerspace here in Janesville. What is Hackerspace? Wikipedia defines it as “a community-operated workspace where people with common interests, often in computers, machining, technology, science, digital art or electronic art, can meet, socialize and collaborate.” Draven shared his reasons behind deciding to give this idea a try, and why he feels it is needed in Janesville.
Next, Draven Umbra shared his passion for scary clowns and make up, which he puts on full display, as a regular cast member of Forest of Freaks, a popular outdoor haunted house.
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Every community needs a hackerspace or two. This hot trend can easily add a low-cost, high-impact spark to a struggling neighborhood, or accelerate the economic impact of your broadband network. The hackerspace movement can even provide a pathway to affordable health insurance.
Gina Lujan, Founder of HackerLab in Sacramento, CA, explains how to easily start and maintain a viable hackerspace. You don't need much: an empty building or office space, electricity, some paint, a few tables and chairs - and a decent Internet connection, the faster the better. Invite people with good ideas, a dream and basic tech skills to bring their laptops.
Gina outlines the key to success, some do's and don't's, strategies for funding and why letting the members run the show is the secret sauce that's making hackerspaces a winner across the U.S. She also lays out the basics for making hackerspaces a major element of broadband adoption strategies, and lets listeners know about a program that enables hackerspace participants to get lop-of-the-line healthcare at affordable rates.
It's the beginning of a new work week! That means it's Monday, for those of you who are unemployed. Join Vince and guest Kim Jong-un as they discuss the issues of the day.
In recent days Vince and his #AntiBaconSec forces formed a coalition with pirates and devils to launch coordinated attacks on Ninjatown and forced most ninjas into exile. MyWhiteNinja and MyBlackNinja have gone into hiding as a result.
Kim Jung-un will provide analysis of the conflict and offer suggestions on how the ninjas can be defeated.
Earlier today Vince visited a Silicon Valley hackerspace called Hacker Dojo in Mountain View and he will share his experience there.
Apple has released a new iPhone with finger print scanning technology used to unlock phones. However one can set the device to be unlocked with other body parts as well. We'll investigate!
Also, recently Canadian correspondant N1K NAK successfully trolled a Christian Arab talk radio show simply by saying "How about them Jews?" We'll review the tape and access the butthurt.
Dan Dascalescu @dandv Discusses The Need For Visa-free Technology Incubators And Why Seasteading Is A Viable Solution @blueseedproject
Dan says, "Blueseed solves the serious problem of US work visas by enabling startup entrepreneurs from around the world to start or scale their venture in close proximity to Silicon Valley, on a ship anchored 30 minutes by ferry from shore, in international waters outside the jurisdiction of the United States. We are also creating a unique coworking/hackerspace on the ship, with 1000 of the world's top entrepreneurs living, working and playing together. The Global Product Management Talk and StartUPTalk Radio are exciting opportunities to spread the word to entrepreneurs and engage with product professionals who experience the problems that Blueseed is solving." http://www.blueseed.com
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