First we’ll look at the latest tech news and happenings in Hawaii and beyond. Then we’ll hear from two news guests. First is web developer Marco Morawec to tell us about the upcoming Firehose Learn2Code Program. Then we have Mark & Tiffany Quezada from Gift Minded to tell us about the rollout of their gift curation app. Finally, we’ll hear from Alex Bergo from LiveSift and Luke Tucker from Ritify about their startup businesses and the Blue Startup experience.
First we’ll look at the latest tech news and happenings in Hawaii and beyond. Then joining us today is Ken Berkun to tell us about his Windward Entrepreneurs Meetup. Finally, we talk about the research vessel Falkor and the Schmidt Ocean Institute with marine technician Jimbo Duncan and UH researcher Brian Glazer.
Sites mentioned in today’s show:
- Sea Orbiter
- Mapping Lava Flow
- Antarctica Seafloor
- Stem Inc. Advanced Energy Storage
- Google Street View of Falkor
- Global Day of Coderetreat
- Code.org Hour of Code
First we’ll look at the latest tech news and happenings in Hawaii and beyond. Then joining us today is Justin Kong and Dr. Monique Chyba from the UH Math Dept to tell us about the upcoming Be a Scientist Night. Finally, it’s time for our annual tech shopping show, where a couple of our favorite gadget geeks Paul Lawler and Todd Ogasawara share their take on the latest tech tools and toys and answer your questions about what to buy for that special geek in your life.
Some cool gadgets talked about on the show and on the Geek Beat on Hawaii New Now: