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GonnaGeek.com Show #326 – Unqualified: A Cody Gough Podcast

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This week the legendary #Verified Cody Gough joins us to discuss the World Health Organization teaming up with gamers, Super Mario 35th anniversary releases, Hypersonic Vehicle plans, and Cody Gough rounds up a bunch of gaming news. Finally, we take a look in to the past of Cody Gough’s podcasting history.

This Week’s Hosts: Stephen Jondrew, Chris Ferrell, Stargate Pioneer and Cody Gough. This episode was recorded on Monday, April 4, 2020 streamed LIVE at www.Geeks.Live. Full show information (including links related to points discussed) can be found at http://www.geeks.link/326/. Come join us on our Discord server at http://www.gonnageek.com/discord/

The GonnaGeek.com Show is produced and edited by Stephen Jondrew (http://www.stephenjondrew.ca) of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.

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GonnaGeek.com Show #325 – Windows 10 Hits A Milestone

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News points include: Rosario Dawson being cast for Mandalorian, Windows 10 hitting 1 Billion Devices, Apple possibly fixing a hotspot bug, and there may be another VR headset coming out. Plus, SP rounds up a bunch of space related news, particularly how COVID-19 is affecting some of the space sector.

This Week’s Hosts: Stephen Jondrew, Chris Ferrell and Stargate Pioneer. This episode was recorded on Monday, March 23, 2020 streamed LIVE at www.Geeks.Live. Full show information (including links related to points discussed) can be found at http://www.geeks.link/325/. Come join us on our Discord server at http://www.gonnageek.com/discord/

The GonnaGeek.com Show is produced and edited by Stephen Jondrew (http://www.stephenjondrew.ca) of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.

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GonnaGeek.com Show #323 – Gonna Make Chris Hate Something Else

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News points include: Google Stadia is not enticing for developers, COVID 19 shuts down multiple notable geek/tech events, SpaceX SN1 blows up, we say farewell to Freeman Dyson and Steve Wozniak makes a bad Twitter joke. Finally, Stephen does another edition of Geek Wars – this time it’s Back to the Future.

This Week’s Hosts: Stephen Jondrew, Chris Ferrell and Stargate Pioneer. This episode was recorded on Monday, March 2, 2020 streamed LIVE at www.Geeks.Live. Full show information (including links related to points discussed) can be found at http://www.geeks.link/323/. Come join us on our Discord server at http://www.gonnageek.com/discord/

The GonnaGeek.com Show is produced and edited by Stephen Jondrew (http://www.stephenjondrew.ca) of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.

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GonnaGeek.com Show #322 – Gonna Put Stephen In A Box

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News points include: Android removes apps from the Google Play due to malware, Xbox Series X news roundup, Mad Mike Hughes news round up, Google Chrome vs Chromium Edge and Netflix Top 10 feature.

This Week’s Hosts: Stephen Jondrew, Chris Ferrell and Stargate Pioneer. This episode was recorded on Monday, February 24, 2020 streamed LIVE at www.Geeks.Live. Full show information (including links related to points discussed) can be found at http://www.geeks.link/322/. Come join us on our Discord server at http://www.gonnageek.com/discord/

The GonnaGeek.com Show is produced and edited by Stephen Jondrew (http://www.stephenjondrew.ca) of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.

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Better Podcasting #219 – Rebooting a Podcast

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This episode we discuss the concept of rebooting a podcast. We’ll go over some of the different methods to reboot a podcast, some of the challenges, considerations, and whether or not we think it’s worthwhile to reboot a show. We’ll also discuss how rebooting a podcast can breathe new life in your show.

In this week’s Better Podcasting Download, we round up several podcast related stories including Pinecast increasing their monthly fee, Chartable being certified as compliant by IAB, Empire Streaming being certified as compliant by the IAB, an article about podcasts being exclusive on Spotify and Spotify buying Ringer.

Finally, in our Better Podback section we hear from listeners, including Valentines related podcasting, last week’s casual Better Podcasting live chat and podcaster tenure.

Find full episode information including links referenced in
this episode at https://www.betterpodcasting.com/219/.

If you want to follow us elsewhere, you can find us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/betterpodcasting, you can follow us on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/betterpod or email podcast@betterpodcasting.com. The full back catalog can be found at https://www.betterpodcasting.com.

Want to join in to some geeky chatter? Check out the GonnaGeek Discord Server at http://www.betterpodcasting.com/discord/

This podcast was recorded on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 – Streamed Live to Geeks.Live.  Audio/Video Production by Stephen Jondrew of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.

Main Topic: Rebooting a Podcast

  • What is a reboot?
  • How are some ways that you could reboot a podcast?
  • Why would you consider rebooting a podcast?
  • Is rebooting a podcast a good idea?
  • What considerations would you have for rebooting a podcast?
  • Are you legally able to reboot a podcast?
  • How rebooting a podcast can save your podcast.

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Better Podcasting #218 – Finding Motivation

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This week we talk about some of the ways that you can motivate yourself when you happen to be feeling a little unmotivated.

In this week’s Better Podcasting Download we talk about an article that analyzed listening to podcasts on faster speeds.

In our Better Podback we talk about someone who needs a new apple podcast review notification plugin.

Find full episode information including links referenced in
this episode at https://www.betterpodcasting.com/218/.

If you want to follow us elsewhere, you can find us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/betterpodcasting, you can follow us on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/betterpod or email podcast@betterpodcasting.com. The full back catalog can be found at https://www.betterpodcasting.com.

Want to join in to some geeky chatter? Check out the GonnaGeek Discord Server at http://www.betterpodcasting.com/discord/

This podcast was recorded on Tuesday, February 4, 2020 – Streamed Live to Geeks.Live.  Audio/Video Production by Stephen Jondrew of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.

Main Topic: Finding Motivation

  • Why podcasting can sometimes be demotivating
  • How you can identify what is making you unmotivated
  • Charting your podcast routine
  • Finding motivation for
    • Listener engagement
    • Statistics
    • Lack of passion for the general concept
  • Creating a more enjoyable environment
  • Using other podcasts to find motivation

Better Podcasting Download: Listening to podcasts at faster speeds

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GonnaGeek.com Show #319 – Gonna Give First Thoughts on the Echo Buds

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GFQ Network’s Subkar joins us this week. News points include: Another amazing use of the Xbox Adaptive controller, Amazon adding barcode scanning on the Echo Show 5 and 8, Voyager 2 having some technical troubles and there being medicine made by AI. In our Extra Extra we’ll chat about a guy who used a wagon of phones to trick Google Maps.

Finally, Chris has a review of the Amazon Echo Buds and how the Echo Buds compare to the TicPods.

This Week’s Hosts: Stephen Jondrew, Chris Ferrell, Stargate Pioneer and Subkar. This episode was recorded on Monday, February 3, 2020 streamed LIVE at www.Geeks.Live. Full show information (including links related to points discussed) can be found at http://www.geeks.link/319/. Come join us on our Discord server at http://www.gonnageek.com/discord/

The GonnaGeek.com Show is produced and edited by Stephen Jondrew (http://www.stephenjondrew.ca) of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.

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Better Podcasting #217 – Creating Supplemental Content / An Announcement About Our Future

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In this episode we discuss the idea of creating supplemental content related to your podcast’s topic. We’ll discuss some ideas of things that you may want to create, some considerations before you create extra content, and some ways that you can use it to compliment the content within your podcast.

Instead of a Better Podcasting Download, this week we have a special announcement (begins at 17:20) to do with our show that affects both our posted show, and our live-recording schedule.

Finally, in our Better Podback section we hear from listeners, including one who wrote in because SP made them angry.

Find full episode information including links referenced in
this episode at https://www.betterpodcasting.com/217/.

If you want to follow us elsewhere, you can find us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/betterpodcasting, you can follow us on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/betterpod or email podcast@betterpodcasting.com. The full back catalog can be found at https://www.betterpodcasting.com.

Want to join in to some geeky chatter? Check out the GonnaGeek Discord Server at http://www.betterpodcasting.com/discord/

This podcast was recorded on Friday, January 31, 2020 – Streamed Live to Geeks.Live.  Audio/Video Production by Stephen Jondrew of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.

Main Topic: Creating supplemental / additional content related to your podcast

  • Brainstorming additional content that you could create related to your podcast
  • Considering how this content affects the basic concept of your show
  • Can you tie the additional content in your the core content on your show
  • What impact will the supplementary content have on your podcast?
  • How will your schedule allow you to create this content?
  • What ground work do you need to do before you create this additional content?
  • Setting success factors / Evaluating the success of your new endeavors

Better Podcasting Download: Our special announcement (begins at 17:20)

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GonnaGeek.com Show #318 – Gonna Screw Up The Final Windows 7 Update

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News points this week include: Atari hotels, Nintendo Switch Pro maybe not being so great, Space-X having a “Picture Perfect” abort test, and Windows 7 completed screwing up the last Windows 7 update. Plus, Stephen gives a big update on his smart home.

This Week’s Hosts: Stephen Jondrew, Chris Ferrell and Stargate Pioneer. This episode was recorded on Monday, January 27, 2020 streamed LIVE at www.Geeks.Live. Full show information (including links related to points discussed) can be found at http://www.geeks.link/318/. Come join us on our Discord server at http://www.gonnageek.com/discord/

The GonnaGeek.com Show is produced and edited by Stephen Jondrew (http://www.stephenjondrew.ca) of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.

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GonnaGeek.com Show #317 – Gonna Surprise With New Gear

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News points this week include: Philips having a wearable tech lawsuit, Pokemon Go continuing to thrive, a plan to bring back samples from Mars, Apple having a decline in trade-in values, and SP rounds up a bunch of space news. Stephen also makes a surprise appearance this show and give first thoughts on a new piece of gear.

This Week’s Hosts: Stephen Jondrew, Chris Ferrell and Stargate Pioneer. This episode was recorded on Monday, January 16, 2020 streamed LIVE at www.Geeks.Live. Full show information (including links related to points discussed) can be found at http://www.geeks.link/317/. Come join us on our Discord server at http://www.gonnageek.com/discord/

The GonnaGeek.com Show is produced and edited by Stephen Jondrew (http://www.stephenjondrew.ca) of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.

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