Episode #32 Tech Talk - Friday, January 26th, 2018. Bitcoin facts, Airbags For Your Waist, VR for Team USA, New privacy Browsers, Home Trash Compactor and more...
Listen to Adam Oldfield on the Bill Kelly Show AM900 CHML on Friday at 11:35 am or on his Facebook page LIVE!
Even though it’s dropped to less than $11,000 in the past week Bitcoin continues to be used as a resource for people selling their home. You can now purchase a 5250-acre property for to 2.1 million or 124 Bitcoins. The main reason is the currency is available to be exchanged anywhere in the world. Allowing you to travel and use it anywhere.
It’s hard to believe that in 2010 – in Florida a kid paid 10,000 bitcoins for 2 pizzas. Today that pizza would be worth about $141Million.
Stripe (online payment) no longer will allow for accepting BITCOINS along with a few other as the fee’s and transaction confirmations are taking too long.
You know sometimes your legs can’t hold out and there is now airbags you can strap around your waist. As you walk in the case your legs give out the airbags deploy and cushion the fall. Nobody likes falling down. For the elderly, however, doing so can cause serious injuries from which they never fully recover. What’s preferable is for them to avoid getting hurt in the first place – and that’s why the FallSkip system was created.
You know virtual reality is taking a hold when the Team USA is training fully with virtual reality. They first go down the hill record with a 360 camera then tie it into a VR helmet and fully get to train.
There may be a few new browsers you might want to consider working with. Firefox just announced Quantum that gives you full privacy and will not track any of your movements or information. If you want a good mobile browser that does the same DuckDuckGo is a great option. Both browsers have now been optimized to give stronger security.
Netflix profiles now can be recognized by your voice through Google home.
Titan is your home trash compactor. Titan is an innovative waste solution with a patented, hygienic compaction system. This allows it to hold up to three times more than a similar-sized household bin. Compacting your rubbish means you empty your bin less often and use fewer liners. Titan also features an anti-tear design that won’t stretch or pinch the liner and a replaceable odor filter to neutralize any unpleasant smells.
We’ve all been there. Needing to go through vocal exercises before auditions but not wanting to disturb those around you. That’s where your BELTBOX comes in!
It muffles your voice but still allows you to hear if you are on the right key!
Use your full voice and it sounds like a whisper.