Friday, August 26, 2016
When is a doorbell not a doorbell. I’m Fred Fishkin with BootCamp, your Techstination for gadgets and gear. Doorbell is the name of a startup and app created by a group of students from Harvard. It’s a platform that link people who are living in the same building. The idea has been winning fans...
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Thursday, August 25, 2016
Why would a big carmaker partner with a company best known for tequila? I’m Fred Fishkin with BootCamp, your Techstination for gadgets and gear Jose Cuervo farms a lot of agave in Tequila, Mexico. Now it is partnering with the Ford motor Company. No…you won’t be using tequila as an alternative...
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Wednesday, August 24, 2016
It’s a work of art…and a Bluetooth speaker designed for the beach or pool. I’m Fred Fishkin with BootCamp, your Techstination for gadgets and gear. Logitech’s Ultimate Ears brand is out with the Roll 2…speaker….including one called Drippy designed by artist Jen Stark. UE has been making speakers...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016
An infant swing seat with smart phone controls. I’m Fred Fishkin with BootCamp, your Techstination for gadgets and gear. The innovative company 4Moms…that’s with the numeral four…has been winning lots of fans for a baby swing called mamaRoo. With a Bluetooth connection parents control both motion...
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Monday, August 22, 2016
Haibike’s transportation alternatives. I’m Fred Fishkin with BootCamp, your Techstination for gadgets and gear. Whether you’re into green transportation or haven’t ridden a bike in years and could use a little help, the Xduro Trekking RX from Haibike will get you going. There’s no throttle...
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PowerVision hatches innovative PowerEgg drone: CEO Chih-Che Tsai (08/24/2016)
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Simple Home aims for easy, affordable automation: CEO Elie Chemtov (08/24/2016)
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Sound choices for back to school? Monster audio engineer Terence Dover (08/23/2016)
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Parrot's new beat? The Disco fixed wing drone: CEO Henri Seydoux (08/23/2016)
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Invoxia Voice Bridge: subscription free landline calling to & from mobile devices (08/22/2016)
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Grokker streams fitness & health to more platforms: CEO Lorna Borenstein (08/22/2016)
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T-Mobile One goes all in on unlimited everything: SVP Matt Staneff (08/18/2016)
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Does play promote productivity? Study from Microsoft & author Steven Johnson (08/17/2016)
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- Dropbox prompts certain users to change their passwords (PCWorld, 08/26/2016 02:39AM EDT)
- Economists see ride-hailing industry as ripe for competition (Reuters, 08/26/2016 01:06AM EDT)
- Damn, This Piping Hot Volcano B-Roll Is Metal as Hell (Gizmodo, 08/25/2016 11:55PM EDT)
- Jill Stein Attempts to Clarify Her Beliefs On Vaccines, Amongst Other Things (Gizmodo, 08/25/2016 10:42PM EDT)
- Well: How Parents Harnessed the Power of Social Media to Challenge EpiPen Prices (NY Times, 08/25/2016 10:30PM EDT)
- US Jury Finds Son of Russian Lawmaker Guilty of 38 Hacking and Identity Theft Charges (Gizmodo, 08/25/2016 10:00PM EDT)
- How Uber Lost More Than $1 Billion in the First Half of 2016 (NY Times, 08/25/2016 07:51PM EDT)
Hear Robin Williams' take on Boot Camp
We mourn the loss of Robin Williams, who in an April, 2000
interview, did a spur of the moment improv on the BootCamp name.