September 9, 2014
Computer code might seem like the opposite of art, but this hour we’ll explore the connection between the worlds of art and technology, and why tech geek stereotypes only paint part of the picture. Then we’ll get the latest educational apps for kids, and discuss the myths and realities of the hotly anticipated iPhone 6.
June 3, 2014
Apple just released a slew of tech devices and software changes at its Worldwide Developers Conference. This hour we’ll talk about what’s new and where the company’s headed. And now that school’s out, we’ll get the latest educational kids apps to stave off boredom and keep kids sharp this summer. Plus, we’ll review the latest gadgets.
March 11, 2014
Happy birthday, Web! This month marks the 25th anniversary of the day the worldwide web was born; do we even remember the world without it? This hour we’ll talk about the web’s improbable origins, how it’s different from the internet, and why it started with nuclear research. We’ll also hear about the best apps for kids, and the latest in gadgets.
November 12, 2013
Twitter just went public. This hour we’ll take a look at how it’s doing so far, and what we can expect in the future. Then we’ll get the latest in kids’ apps, and a look at what’s new in the gadget world.
August 20, 2013
For people with autism, reading facial expressions can be a minefield. But a new tech start-up is combining Google Glass technology with emotion recognition software to teach what frowns and smiles mean. We’ll learn more this hour. Plus, we’ll discuss the latest fun and educational apps for kids, and see what our gadget inspector’s up to this week.
July 2, 2013
Do you find the outdoors a little too…outdoorsy? If you don’t have the patience to rub sticks together, you’re in luck. This hour, we’ll learn about technology to assist in the pursuit of nature. We’ll also get the latest apps to keep young folks from climbing the walls this summer, and we’ll find out what’s got our gadget junkie all revved up.