Episode 340: Broadband as Critical Infrastructure – Mar 4, 2015

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First we’ll cover some local science and tech stories, then we’ll speak with Gloria Brasuel about the first Tech-Savvy event. Then Frank De Rego from MEDB will join us to tell us about the Maui Energy Conference. Finally, we’ll learn about broadband access and how key stakeholders are considering it critical infrastructure. We’ll be taking to Sen. Kalani English, HPU President Geoffrey Bannister and Dr. Rich Berry from PaCom to get the details.

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Episode 260: Virtual Reality – Aug 7, 2013

 

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First we’ll look at the latest tech news and happenings in Hawaii and beyond. Then joining us today is Todd Ogasawara from DCCA to tell us about the Hawaii Broadband Map Campaign. Finally, we talk to two VR enthusiasts, Ka’i Kau and Emil Reyes, to find out about new advances and the practical applications of virtual reality. We’ll also get to demo Oculus Rift.

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Episode 170: Tech, Tourism and APEC – Nov 16, 2011

First we’ll look at the latest tech news and happenings in Hawaii and beyond. Then we’ll talk to Yuka Nagashima as she takes the State’s gigabit plan on the road with the Hawaii Telecommunications Association. Finally, we’ll get some perspectives on last week’s APEC event from people who had a front row seat, and explore what it could potentially do for Hawaii.

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Episode 161: Hawaii Broadband Initiative – Sept 14, 2011

First we’ll look at the latest tech news and happenings in Hawaii and beyond. Then joining us today is Neenz Faleafine to tell us about her upcoming Pacific New Media class on Social Media. Finally, we’ll talk to Everett Kaneshige from DCCA and Yuka Nagashima from DBEDT about Hawaii’s Broadband Initiative and the goal of attaining affordable 1Gb Internet access by 2018.

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Episode 142: Hawaii’s Broadband Future – May 4, 2011

First we’ll look at the latest tech news and happenings in Hawaii and beyond. Then we have Teri Mitchell here to tell us about Kapiolani Community College’s New Media Arts Demo Reel and Design Portfolio 2011. Finally, we’ll get an update on Hawaii’s Broadband initiative with David Lassner from the University of Hawaii, Cliff Miyake from TW Telecom and Brad Fisher from Hawaiian Telcom.

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