Episode 028 “Restaurants and Rants”

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This week the digitalSoup starts with a dash of tech news about Gennova, a little talk about a new webcam and more iPhone 8 details leaking. We build up the stock with a great story from Jason and a rant about the stupidity of people trying to make viral web content, followed by a splash of some quick tips for photographing fireworks. To really bring the flavor home we whipped up some sweet movie and tv news! Pull up a chair and get ready because the digitalSoup is on!

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Weekly Riddle:

What flies but has no wings?

Answer at the end of the episode!

Gennova, the multilingual home assistant:

Adam mentioned it a couple episodes back in regards to his wish for there to be just a single device that you could use with all of the personal home automation assistants, Siri, Alexa, Google, etc. Now a kickstarter project that appears set to ship in November may let you do just that.

 

iPhone 8 details leaked

The style is changing it appears and being the announcement is supposed to happen in September is this now fairly certain to be the final design?

 

Some quick tips for photographing fireworks

Since it’s the 4th of July holiday here in the US, we figured we’d have a BRIEF discussion about some tips to help you get the most out of your camera so you can get some amazing fireworks photos this year.

 

Netflix new Castlevania Series drops this week

Fans of the classic Castlevania series have something to do this Friday, July 7th as the all new animated Castlevania Series debuts on Netflix.

 

GTA V once again in the movie business

We saw GTA V used to make a fan remake of the classic Terminator 2 a short while back, now another short film has been made using this popular game!

 

Spider-Man Audi commercial

 

The Weekly Garnish

Mender

Being called the “Uber for Photoshop” it is a new service that flows entirely through your phone allowing to send off a photo and have things photoshopped quickly and right from your phone.

Couple asks the internet to photoshop out shirtless fat guy behind them.

James Fridman – Expert Photoshop Troll

 

Music Credit

Intro Background Music: The Run by Kai Engel. licensed under an Attribution License.

 

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What the guys are doing outside the podcast:

 

Jason – http://www.youtube.com/GameGuru

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Adam – https://twitter.com/StarfieldEscape

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Dave – http://www.davidszweduik.com/

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