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Global TV Tech Talk - Feb 19 2020 - Personal Safety Gear

Tech Talk: Personal Safety Devices

On today's Global BC News Tech Talk we're sharing some great products that help you stay safe. From panic buttons to rechargeable LED lights.
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Stop Taking Our Money Samsung

In this week's APP Show Video Podcast we are once again ready to give Samsung our wallets. And the biggest mobile show is now dead. RIP MWC 2020.
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Tough Questions, Shrinking Bricks, and Phones that Flip

In this week's GetConnected Video Podcast we ask the Fonus CEO tough questions, learn about shrinking power bricks, and flip out over phones.
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International Travel Tech

John shares his must-have tech for international travel with Neetu Garcha on Global BC Noon News.
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The Hubbub About Hubs

On Global News Tech Talk today, we're helping you save space with Thunderbolt 3 hubs. Build powerful workstations without overwhelming workspace clutter.
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Charging Cables by Committee and Whistling for Rides

In this week's APP Show Video Podcast the EU is pushing for a single charging cable standard. We're also checking out BC's first ride-share app, Whistle!
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Microsoft Sent Superman to the Phantom Zone and Red Wagon Jams Traffic

In this week's GetConnected Video Podcast Microsoft and Warner Bros send Superman to the Phanom Zone and a red wagon jams traffic.
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You Can’t Block Ride-Sharing and the Weird World of ASMR

In this week's APP Show Video Podcast we find out what happens when you block Uber and Lyft. We also uncover the weird world of ASMR. It gives us tingles!
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Would You Give Up Privacy For More Security?

In this week's GetConnected Video Podcast we're giving up privacy for security? Fonus creates Twitter storm. Huawei 5G networks get a nod in the UK.
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Win Beyerdynamic Bluetooth Headphones Valued at $1000!

Sign up for our newsletter and you can win a set of Beyerdynamic Amiron Copper Wireless Bluetooth Headphones valued at an astonishing $1000 CAD. Enter now!
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The Dyson Lightcycle Morph Arrives in Canada

The Dyson Lightcycle Morph was unveiled during the grand opening of their Vancouver, BC Canada store. We get a hands-on look at this unique product.
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Pining for Privacy and What to Say About Huawei

In this week's APP Show Video Podcast we find the holy grail of secure phones, Canadian mobile carriers want more money, and what about Huawei?

Banks of Plastic and a Fonus Fable?

In this week's GetConnected Video Podcast a company is banking on plastic to save the world and Fonus fumbles on its promises to customers.
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Duncan Stewart’s Top Three Tech Predictions of 2020

Duncan Stewart is Deloitte Canada's fortune-teller of tech. There are many areas he's responsible for analyzing, but these are his top three for 2020.

Catching up with the 3D Printing Nerd @ CES 2020

John catches up with Joel Telling & the 3D Printing Nerd crew at CES 2020

Lenovo @ CES 2020

We had the chance to chat with Chris Fabes from Lenovo at CES and

Samsung @ CES 2020

A highlight of every CES is always a visit to the sprawling Samsung booth. Mike Agerbo shares what we saw this year.

Latest Travel Tech fresh from CES

Frequent traveller Mike shares some of his favourite travel tech

CES 2020 Las Vegas Tech Talk

On Global News Tech Talk today, we round up all the best gadgets and tech that the team saw at CES 2020 Las Vegas. From beauty tech to cooking robots!
Amazon Echo Show 8 Giveaway

CLOSED – Win an Amazon Echo Show 8

Sign up for our newsletter and you can win an Amazon Echo Show 8. Powered by Alexa, this is the smart display to get for any connected home.

High Definition Audio Tech Gadgets

On Global News Tech Talk today, we look at some high definition audio gear to help you connect all the gadgets you bought on Boxing Day.
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A Bleak Future for Car Sharing and Why Internet Trolls Suck

In this week's APP Show Video Podcast we figure out if car-sharing services have a future in Canada. We also try to understand why Internet trolls suck.
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Fitness Gadgets and Big Tech Predictions for 2020

In this week's GetConnected Video Podcast we have the crystal ball out for the tech predictions of 2020 and fitness gadgets for those new year resolutions.
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Which Boxing Week Tech Deals are Worth a Look?

It's Boxing Week on Global News Tech Talk as we uncover some of the best deals in Canada this week. From gaming system to new vinyl records for audiophiles.

Theragun G3Pro review

Electric massagers aren’t new, and come in many forms, but the Theragun G3Pro isn’t messing around as a serious soother for all that aches you.
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CRTC Shakes SPAM Callers and Conversational Stories

In this week's APP Show Video Podcast we dive into the CRTC's SPAM caller crackdown. We also get hands-on with the Samsung Galaxy Fold.
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Last Minute Smarter Home Tech Gifts

On Global News Tech Talk we're inspired by smart tech with some great gift ideas that complement the tech in your smart home.
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Tennis Tech, Cooking Gadgets and Energy Monitors

In this week's GetConnected Video Podcast we check tech that Canadian Tennis Pro, Vasek Pospisil uses. Plus, home energy gadgets and cooking tech.
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Join Us LIVE on YouTube – Digital Legacy Watch Party (Dec 21)

Join us for our first ever LIVE YouTube Watch Party featuring an episode of the GetConnected TV show covering the Digital Legacy Plan!
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Last Minute Smarter Home Tech Gifts

On Global News Tech Talk we're inspired by smart tech with some great gift ideas that complement the tech in your smart home.
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The Real Dr. Sleep and Bro Culture Ruins Everything

In this week's APP Show Video Podcast we discuss why China is scanning all its citizens. We also talk about a privacy-first search engine called DuckDuckGo.
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Practical Tech Gifts for the Holidays

On Global News Tech Talk we're giving the low down on three very wise gifts for the big and little techies that have it all.
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Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Amazon

In this week's GetConnected Video Podcast we're diving deep into the inner workings of Amazon, both from the buyer and the seller perspective.

CLOSED – Win an Alcatel Smartphone Valued at $249 CAD

Sign up for our newsletter and you can win an Alcatel 3V smartphone valued at $249 CAD. Click the link to learn more and find out how to enter!
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The Top iPhone Apps of 2019 and China Scans Everyone

In this week's APP Show Video Podcast we discuss why China is scanning all its citizens. We also talk about a privacy-first search engine called DuckDuckGo.
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A Grab Bag of Unique Tech Gifts

On Global News Tech Talk we're giving the low down on three very wise gifts for the big and little techies that have it all.
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Finding Fonus, David Usher Talks AI and We’re Opening the Mailbag

In this week's GetConnected Video Podcast we locate Fonus CEO, Simon Tian in Hong Kong, David Usher talks artificial intelligence, and we open the mailbag.
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CLOSED – Win an EPSON EcoTank Printer Valued at $599 CAD

Sign up for our newsletter and you can win an EPSON EcoTank Printer valued at $599 CAD. Click her for more details.
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Beautiful Tech Gadgets for Health and Beauty

On Global News Tech Talk we're taking care of ourselves with a selection of beauty and health gadgets featuring Dyson, Theragun, and La-Roche Posay.
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Cyberweek, Fonus Again, and Trapped in Facebook

In this week's APP Show Video Podcast we seek alternatives to Facebook and CyberMonday is becoming CyberWeek.Finally, we are still obsessed with Fonus.
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A CES Las Vegas Preview, Beautiful People and Echo Studio Unleashed

In this week's GetConnected Video Podcast we get a sneak peek at CES 2020. We're also talking about beauty gadgets, and the Amazon Echo Studio too!
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Tech Gadgets for Maximum Energy Savings

On Global News Tech Talk we're trying to save money by saving energy at home. We check out some useful energy gadgets that can help.

Amazon Echo Studio review

This is Amazon’s first real attempt at a speaker that can produce sound quality on par with well-known audio brands, and it’s about time
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Canada’s Must Have Black Friday Deals

On Global News Tech Talk we're talking Canadian Black Friday deals on tech. Check out our favourite deep discounts from Google, Amazon and more.
APP Show Video Podcast - Nov 24 - Hackers Hack

The One Where Everyone Gets Hacked

In this week's APP Show Video Podcast everyone seems to be getting hacked. Disney+ accounts. Hacked. Google camer app. Hacked. Sim cards? Also hacked.
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Black Friday Deals and Fonus Breaks Smartphone Plans

In this week's GetConnected Video Podcast, we're talking Black Friday Deals. Plus, Fonus unveils a market breaking mobile plan. Is it too good to be true?
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Apple Gear for Creative Pros

On Global News Tech Talk we cover creative gear from Apple. From their new MacBook Pro 16 to the iPad Pro 11. Plus, accessories from Hip Product Factory.
APP SHOW Podcast - Nov 17 - No Tik Tok for Old Men, Return of Moto RAZR, and Digital Taxes!

No Tik Tok for Old Men and the Moto RAZR Returns

In this week's APP Show Video Podcast youngsters educate us on Tik Tok. We gripe about taxation on digital services. We get nostalgic about the Moto RAZR.
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Great Gifts For Photographers

On Global News Tech Talk, we're covering gifts for photographers. Featuring the Nikon Z50 and the WD MyPassport Wireless SSD.
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Neighbourly Neighbours with Nextdoor and Sneaker Tech with Vessi

In this week's GetConnected Video Podcast, we're learning to be better neighbours with Nextdoor. Plus, sneaker tech from Vessi and more.