Episode 11

IT's a Support Trap!


July 29th, 2019

1 hr 15 mins 44 secs

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About this Episode

We share family tech support stories and reminisce about the good old days of being the "go-to" tech support member.

Plus how we TV these days, streaming subscription fatigue, and Ell's search for missing persons.

Episode Links

  • Alex's 2019 Roadtrip
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  • Forget 'Russian' FaceApp — Why is a simple face changing app yielding such a backlash over the nationality of its developers when there has been little concern over Facebook opening its archives of its two billion users for data mining by researchers including those working directly with those very Russian intelligence services Senator Schumer fears?
  • Find Your Canine Soulmate Today | How I Met My Dog
  • This “Dating” Website Will Help You Find the Perfect Dog — How I Met My Dog is a website that, like eHarmony and Match.com, asks you to fill out an extensive personality questionnaire in an effort to find you an adoptable pet that meets your specific needs. Once you sign up, you answer 56 questions about your preferences, your expectations, and your lifestyle habits, before being matched with compatible dogs in shelters across 17 states.