Robb Dunewood

YouTube, Holler At Ya Boy, Ya Boy, And Ya Girl: The Tech Jawn 25

Apple’s Privacy Update wiped out over a quarter trillion dollars in market cap from 4 of the big social media companies.  Google is thinking about privacy too, but it ain’t going quite as hard as Apple. Michael Jordan and son’s NFT project Heir is doing “OK” out the gate but it did have to pull…

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That Boy Stupid: The Tech Jawn 24

We kick off this week’s episode of The Tech Jawn with talk about TikTok and its new 10-minute time limit on videos.  Is it time to move beyond passwords?   We discuss efforts to get rid of passwords completely and if everyone should be using password managers until we get to that day. A social…

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It’s ValentIIInes Day: The Tech Jawn 22

It was Superbowl weekend and although we weren’t blown away by many of the commercials we did notice that Google is putting real marketing behind Real Tone. A black couple opens the world’s first autonomous grocery store in Atlanta, and it even has delivery robots that keep your food hot or cold. TikTok missed the…

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Interview with PLLAY co-founder and CEO, Shawn Gunn: The Tech Jawn 19

We kick this episode of The Tech Jawn off with a tech story or two, but, we’ve got a special guest interview for you this week. We chop it up with Shawn Gunn, co-founder and CEO PLLAY, an Artificial Intelligence-driven wagering and data analytics platform for video gamers.   Shawn has also played a key…

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The AWS Outage Got Us: The Tech Jawn 14

Amazon had a major outage last week disrupting services for companies all across the US.  Even The Tech Jawn was affected.  Would you were a mask that glows if it detects Covid?   The Tech Jawn crew probably would but we’d feel some kind of way about it. Apple Watch Owners file a class action…

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Virtual Real Estate Is A Thing: The Tech Jawn 12

Black Friday Shopping was Mid, Meh, and just a bit down this year but we did get to talk tech to the elders over the holiday. Buying real estate together in groups with friends, family, and even a few strangers may have gotten just a bit easier. The NNPA and Digital Mind State team up…

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You’ve Gots To Do Better Facebook: The Tech Jawn 11

TikTok settled a $92 million class-action lawsuit for collecting your personal data without asking you. Tesla Owners get locked out of their cars due to “accidentally increased verbosity of network traffic”.  This is a reason why you should probably keep a key card close by.3G wireless service is being shut down next year.  This won’t…

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Podcasts Are On The Come Up: The Tech Jawn 10

Black Americans have caught the podcast bug and have become one of the most avid and engaged listening demographic groups. Stackwell Fintech and other financial industry services like Greenwood bank work to close the racial wealth gap. President Biden’s Build Back Better agenda provides an additional $3 billion in funding to HBCUs to boost STEM-related…

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I Ain’t Spittin In No Cup: The Tech Jawn 09

Social media, Facebook, in particular, is shown to be harmful to a sizable percentage of its users.  It’s not all doom and gloom, however. “In Distress” hand signals learned on popular TikTok memes may have saved a missing 16-year old teen.   BlackTag aims to be a streaming media platform for black audiences around the world. …

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Talking Crypto with Professor Tonya M. Evans: The Tech Jawn 08

Welcome to The Tech Jawn Episode 08. We’ve got a bit of a different vibe this week as we interview Professor Tonya M.Evans, crypto expert and host of the Tech Intersect podcast, but, first we kick off the show with the dad tax on Halloween candy and a couple of tech stories.

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