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Dishin' Digital

Paul Murnane brings you the latest on technology in Dishin Digital on WCBS Newsradio 880.

  • Wednesday, January 18th
  • Stopping The Galaxy Note 7

    00:55
    Verizon Wireless is now trying new ways to stop people from using the Samsung Galaxy Note 7.
  • Tuesday, January 17th
  • Venture Capital Goes Digital

    01:04
    Venture capital is pushing into the digital realm thanks to a relatively new firm -- Funder'sClub.
  • Monday, January 16th
  • Smart Highways

    00:45
    Hundreds of miles of highways in Great Britain are turning smart to help speed traffic along.
  • Thursday, January 12th
  • Putting Lessons Learned Creating The Xbox To Work Fixing Government

    01:05
    Robbie Bach, the former Chief Xbox Officer at Microsoft, has a new passion -- putting a system that helped right the Xbox ship to work on fixing government.  He talks more about the plan, outlined in his book "Xbox Revisited: A Game Plan For Corporate and Civic Renewal".
  • Wednesday, January 11th
  • How Lessons From Xbox Could Work In Washington

    01:03
    The former head of the Xbox divison at Microsoft, Robbie Bach, talks about his new book "Xbox Revisited: A Game Plan For Corporate and Civic Renewal" and how the lessons he learned launching the game console could be put to work in government.
  • Tuesday, January 10th
  • iGulu Makes Brewing Your Own Craft Beer Easier

    00:52
    Brewing your own craft beer at home can be as easy as pushing a button thanks to iGulu.
  • Monday, January 9th
  • Companies Trying To Make a Big Splash With Huge Laptops

    01:05
    Two computer companies -- Acer and Razer -- are betting big on big laptops.
  • Thursday, January 5th
  • Meditating With Muse

    01:05
    If one of your resolutions in 2017 is to meditate more, a 21st century way to do it is with a headband called Muse that can syncs with your smartphone and helps you calm your mind.
  • Wednesday, January 4th
  • BrainCo Headsets You With Brain Training

    01:03
    Train your brain with the help of BrainCo's high tech headset. The headset measures electro activity of your brain and uses that information to help you interact with different hardware and software.     
  • Tuesday, January 3rd
  • Connected Casebook Helping Law Students Go Digital

    01:04
    Connected Casebook is a new way for law students around the country to get much more from their textbooks.
  • Monday, January 2nd
  • Get Your Kid Into Coding

    01:02
    Want to get your kid into writing code? If your child has never written a line of code before, you can try out the new Minecraft lessons at the Code Studio at Code.org.
  • Thursday, December 29th, 2016
  • Re-Imagining Insurance For The Digital Age With Slice

    01:04
    A new company called Slice is coming up with a new way to offer insurance for the on-demand economy.
  • Wednesday, December 28th, 2016
  • Building Smart Cities

    01:05
    We talk with the head of a company helping to lay the groundwork for creating smart cities across America.
  • Tuesday, December 27th, 2016
  • Get Your Screen Fixed On The Spot

    01:01
    If your iPhone or Samsung phone suddenly has a cracked screen, you may be able to get it fixed in a matter of minutes using iCracked.
  • Monday, December 26th, 2016
  • Get A Mevo Camera For Supreme Video Quality

    01:05
    What to live stream video that is movie quality?  Well Mevo's camera will help you achieve that and more.
  • Thursday, December 22nd, 2016
  • The Tech Of Medicine...On Pure Genius

    01:04
    A new CBS show, Pure Genius, is exploring what could happen if medicine's best minds work hand in hand with the best minds in technology.
  • Wednesday, December 21st, 2016
  • The Tetris Effect

    01:05
    CNET's Dan Ackerman joins us to talk about his new book The Tetris Effect: The Game That Hypnotized The World
  • Tuesday, December 20th, 2016
  • Using VR To Fight Drunk Driving

    01:05
    The company behind brands like Guinness and Johnnie Walker is turning to virtual reality to try and fight drunk driving, You can view the expereince by going to DecisionsVR.
  • Monday, December 19th, 2016
  • Disney And Intel Team Up For A Flying Holiday Show

    01:05
    Drones made by Intel are now lighting up the sky about Walt Disney World with a brand new, high tech holiday show.
  • Thursday, December 15th, 2016
  • Some Great Ideas For the Photographers On Your Gift List

    01:05
    Our Dishin Digital Guide To The Holidays wraps up with some great ideas for anyone looking to give a camera this year.
  • Wednesday, December 14th, 2016
  • Ideas For Drones For The Holidays

    01:05
    Have a budding pilot on your gift list?  How about a drone for the holidays?  Our experts have some great picks in the Dishin Digital Guide To The Holidays.
  • Tuesday, December 13th, 2016
  • Gift Ideas To Make A Home Smarter

    01:04
    If you want to give the gift of a smarter home, our experts have some ideas.
  • Monday, December 12th, 2016
  • Video Game Choices for the Gamer in Your Life

    01:05
    Justin Haywald, with GameSpot.com, helps you find video games this holiday season for the gamer in your life.
  • Thursday, December 8th, 2016
  • Finding The Perfect Smartphone For The Holidays

    01:06
    Our Dishin Digital Guide To The Holidays Continues with tips from our experts on the smartphones that should be on your gift list.
  • Wednesday, December 7th, 2016
  • Get That Laptop For Christmas!

    01:05
    Picking a laptop isn't as easy as it used to be.  Jon Rettinger TechnoBuffalo's Editorial Director helps you find the best laptops this holiday season.
  • Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
  • Smart Watch Picks for the Picky Holiday Shopper

    01:05
    In another installment of Dishin' Digital's Guide to the Holiday CNET Senior Editor Scott Stein gives his pick for the best smart watches to buy this Christmas holiday season.
  • Monday, December 5th, 2016
  • Looking for a TV for Christmas?

    01:05
    Our Dishin' Digital guide to the holidays continues with CNet Senior Editor David Castmyer with some advice for the Christmas shopper looking for the perfect TV.
  • Thursday, December 1st, 2016
  • Tech Gift Ideas for the Runner in Your Life

    01:05
    Here is Dishin' Digital's guide to the holidays searching for the best tech gift for the athlete on your list.
  • Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
  • Microsoft's Personal Shopping Assistant

    01:05
    Just in time for the holidays, Microsoft launches its new personal shopping assistant. 
  • Tuesday, November 29th, 2016
  • Using Shopping Apps This Holiday Season

    01:05
    Make sure your shopping apps are legitimate.
  • Monday, November 28th, 2016
  • Digital Tips For Safe Shopping During The Holidays

    01:06
    Our Dishin Digital Guide To The Holidays begins with tips to keep your devices safe when you're shopping online.
  • Thursday, November 24th, 2016
  • Dangerous Video Threatens iPhones

    00:58
    iPhone users are being warned about following a link to a specific video that could crash their phones.
  • Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016
  • Facebook Trying to Solve Bogus News Story Problem

    00:55
    Facebook Chief Mark Zuckberg considering options to put in place stronger detections to flag fake news stories. 
  • Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016
  • Introducing LeEco. The Netflix of China

    01:05
    LeEco, the Netflix of China, has gone from movie and tv production into making hardward like televisions and smartphones.
  • Monday, November 21st, 2016
  • Jaguar is Going Electic

    01:05
    Jaguar Cars is launching it's first electric car for 2018.  A stylish Jaguar I-Pace all-electric SUV.
  • Thursday, November 17th, 2016
  • LEGO Dimensions Building in a Magical Way

    01:05
    Lego Dimensions Story Packs helping kids expand their imaginations.
  • Wednesday, November 16th, 2016
  • The Power Of The Period

    00:58
    The tiny period can pack quite a punch in a text message.
  • Tuesday, November 15th, 2016
  • Fighting Fake News

    00:57
    Google and Facebook are now both stepping up to take on the spread of bogus news stories.
  • Monday, November 14th, 2016
  • Virtual Reality Brought To The NFL

    01:03
    The NFL has jumped on the virtual reality bandwagon. It seems they have begun planning to produce post game highlights for three games this year in virtual reality with a company called Next VR. 
  • Thursday, November 10th, 2016
  • The Bitdefender BOX

    01:05
    After the recent cyber attacks using millions of devices from the so-called Internet of Things, security company Bitdefender has a way to make sure your devices aren't being used by hackers.
  • Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
  • Smart Highways Changing The Way Britons Drive

    00:48
    Hundreds of miles of smart highways in Great Britian are now changing the way some commuters drive and are hitting speeders hard.
  • Tuesday, November 8th, 2016
  • The New Look For Digital Assistants

    01:02
    Alexa, the digital assistant that lives in the Amazon Echo, is moving to some new digs while Samsung is working on an AI assistant all its own.
  • Monday, November 7th, 2016
  • Ready To Run?

    01:05
    If you're inspired to start running after seeing thousands tackle the New York City Marathon, Jeff Dengate, the Shoes and Gear Editor at Runner's World has some suggestions for some tech that can help get you going.
  • Thursday, November 3rd, 2016
  • A New Phone That Can See The World Around It

    01:03
    A new phone from Lenovo is the first one with Google's Project Tango built in, letting the phone see the world around it and opening the door to more augmented reality.
  • Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016
  • Microsoft Pushes Creativity

    01:05
    Microsoft's latest push is into creativity with an update to Windows 10 called the Creator's Update and some brand new hardware with creativity at its heart.
  • Tuesday, November 1st, 2016
  • Minecraft Super League Gaming

    01:05
    When you think about Minecraft you normally think about building.  But these guys are thinking about battling. 
  • Monday, October 31st, 2016
  • Hack Puts 911 In Danger

    00:54
    An 18-year-old is now facing charges after a link he posted on Twitter unleashed an attack on the 911 system.
  • Thursday, October 27th, 2016
  • Google Jamming With Jamboard

    00:53
    Google's coming out with a big new piece of hardware -- a digital whiteboard called the Jamboard.
  • Wednesday, October 26th, 2016
  • A Heads-Up Display For Almost Any Car

    00:59
    A new device is out now that can add a heads-up display to your car.
  • Tuesday, October 25th, 2016
  • 500 Channels....and nothing to watch?

    01:00
    You already know about places like Netflix and Amazon Prime.  But there are whole lot of other places online to find TV shows and movies to watch.
  • Monday, October 24th, 2016
  • Kodak Jumps Into The Smartphone World

    00:56
    Kodak reaches back into its photographic past...to create a brand new Android smartphone.
  • Thursday, October 20th, 2016
  • Venture Capital Goes Digital

    01:01
    Alex Mittal, co-founder and CEO of Funders Club, talks about how his company uses technology to find and invest in new companies.
  • Wednesday, October 19th, 2016
  • New Headphones From Plantronics Promise Pro Quality On A Budget

    01:05
    The new Plantronics BackBeat PRO 2 headphones are available now for $199.99.
  • Tuesday, October 18th, 2016
  • Is Samsung's Bottom Line in Jeopardy?

    00:52
    A recent survey says 40% of current Samsung owners will not buy another Samsung.  
  • Monday, October 17th, 2016
  • Google Search Is Going Mobile-First

    00:47
    Google's getting ready to make handling searches from mobile devices a priority.
  • Thursday, October 13th, 2016
  • Shutting Down A Tracking Tool

    01:07
    Some of the world's biggest social networks are stopping a tool used by law enforcement from accessing their data.
  • Wednesday, October 12th, 2016
  • Facebook Wants To Spread The Internet

    01:03
    Facebook is working on a program called Free Basics to help spread the internet across the country.
  • Tuesday, October 11th, 2016
  • The Danger Of The Internet Of Things

    01:05
    The billions of devices making up the "internet of things" could be a massive opportunity for hackers hoping to launch cyber attacks.
  • Monday, October 10th, 2016
  • Worries About Cybersecurity Fatigue

    00:52
    The near-constant warnings about cybersecurity may be giving people security fatigue.
  • Thursday, October 6th, 2016
  • Facebook Goes After Snapchat

    00:46
    Facebook is testing out a new service called Messenger Day that looks a lot like Snapchat.

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