Tech Tonight 8/9/2014

feature_micSorry for the delay, a glitch in exporting recordings slowed things up a little.

  • We talk about new phones (again) including some nice innovations that have come to light recently, more on handheld maps and how they are progressing.
  • Graeme wants to know about a better internet than Mobile Broadband and we talk about one of the best places to find the best ISP for you.
  • Mercer’s question comes in on SMS about Snapdo and how to remove it.
  • Patrick wants to know what I think about 3D printing in particular the Reprap kits now available from and
  • Brian is having problems with running .exe files on Windows 7 Home Premium.
  • Jim is having problems with Adware.
  • Why does a good program suddenly go bad like Firefox has in the last few weeks?
  • Tony is having problems with email attachments not working anymore.
  • Joel has questions about Dial up modems vs ADSL modems.
  • We talk more about the use of 3D printing in medicine and what was the original thinking behind 3D printing of a gun.

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