Tech and Biz Buffet

The Tech and Biz Buffet channel contains relevant podcast episodes on technology and business. Look for selections from great podcasts like a16z, Startup, Planet Money, Marketplace, and How I Built This.

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    Tech and Biz Buffet

    Sep 15 2019

  • Today in iOS - The Unofficial iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch Podcast / Tii 0486 - iPhone 11 Event It is ok

    Tii 0486 - iPhone 11 Event It is ok Give us a Call - 206-666-6364 Send us an email -   Links Mentioned in this Episode: For Podcast Hosting goto and use promo code = podcast411 Apple sends invites for Sept. 10 event Apple September 2019 Event Vizio rolls out its Apple AirPlay and HomeKit integrations iPhone Features for Future iPhones Kickstarter - AirAlly     Apps Mentioned in this Episode: Tii - Free App Garageband Graffiti Designer    

  • The Tech Guy (MP3) / Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1626

    Apple announces the iPhone 11, should you upgrade? Improving wake up response time for the Ring Video Doorbell, VPN on Linux, dinner on the LAX tarmac with Johnny Jet, keeping your address book synced, safety lights for bikers, and more of your calls! Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Scott Wilkinson, Johnny Jet, and Dick DeBartolo Download or subscribe to this show at For detailed show notes, visit Sponsors: gram...more

  • Future Tense - ABC RN / The creeping militarisation of our police

    Police officers in many  western countries now dress like paramilitaries. Special police units are being trained and organised along military lines and issued with military-grade weapons. Is this creeping “militarisation” justified and what are the future implications for the effectiveness of policing in democratic societies?

  • The Bad Crypto Podcast / The $1 Billion Bitcoin Transaction - Bad News

    A massive transfer of over 94000 Bitcoins took place all at once this week. Who dunnit? Apple teases that they are open to cryptocurrency and then let everyone down by not saying anything about it during their recent product announcement event. And the US Treasury admits that terrorists are more likely to use cash then crypto for their activities. Huh. How ‘bout dat? Also, a Bitcoin treasure hunt is coming to college campuses and Dennis Rodman wants you to Coin. But after seeing his new...more

  • Core Intuition / Episode 388: This One Dealbreaker Shortcoming

    Manton and Daniel talk about Apple’s September event, and weigh the allure of new iPhones and Watches. They examine the impact of Apple Arcade on game developers, and whether it foretells a future where Apple creates subscription bundles for other types of apps. Manton shares his experience of adding Dark Mode and Sign in with Apple support to, while Daniel prepares for macOS 10.15 Catalina. Download Audio (MP3, 55 minutes) ...more

  • The Information's 411 / The Information’s 411 — Amazon's Go Slow

    Wayne discusses who has power at Apple, after some high-profile departures. Priya explains how Amazon has fallen behind on its internal goals to open more cashierless Go stores.

  • TechStuff / TechStuff Classic: How Hand-drawn Animation Works

    What's the process of animating a film with hand-drawn animation? Who patented the process of cel-based animation? What was Disney's multiplane camera? Join Jonathan and Chris as they ink the answers to these questions and more. Learn more about your ad-choices at

  • The Indie Hackers Podcast / #117 – Becoming Indistractable as a Founder with Nir Eyal, Author of Hooked

    Being an indie hacker is the ultimate responsibility: If you don't get things done, nobody else will. It's up to you consistently execute well, day after day. But how exactly you do that? Nir Eyal (@nireyal) joined me on the podcast to answer that exact question. After years of research into what separates those of us who execute on what we commit to doing vs those of us who get distracted or lose motivation, he's broken down his findings into a process any founder can use to become "indistracta...more

  • Acquired / San Francisco Meetup Announcement!

    Special announcement: we're hosting a meetup in San Francisco! It's been too long and and we can't wait to see many of you. It will be Wednesday, September 25 2019, exact time and location TBD but likely starting at 6pm. You can register at  The event is free, but space will be limited so please only register if you know you can make it.  Hope to see many of you there! -Ben and David 

  • Spark from CBC Radio / 446: From Sea to Sky

    A look inside the black boxes of two of the hidden systems we rely on every day. Inside the complex world of weather forecasting, and a deep, deep dive to the bottom of the ocean to explore the dizzying array of undersea cables that make up the backbone of the internet.

  • 60-Second Science / Lab-Grown Human Mini Brains Show Brainy Activity

    As the little structures grow, their constituents specialize into different types of brain cells, begin to form connections and emit brain waves. They could be useful models for development and neurological conditions.

  • TED Talks Daily / The dirty secret of capitalism -- and a new way forward | Nick Hanauer

    Rising inequality and growing political instability are the direct result of decades of bad economic theory, says entrepreneur Nick Hanauer. In a visionary talk, he dismantles the mantra that "greed is good" -- an idea he describes as not only morally corrosive, but also scientifically wrong -- and lays out a new theory of economics powered by reciprocity and cooperation.

  • The Bitcoin Podcast Network / Hashing It Out #60 - Balance Research - Arthur Gervais & Dominik Harz

    This episode Corey and Collin bring on the academics Arthur Gervais and Dominik Harz from Imperial College London. They discuss a new protocol that attempts to reduce the required financial deposits for various mechanisms in a way that does not reduce security. In other words, it is an attempt to help with over-collateralization, which could save investors a lot of money! As always, we get into the weeds to try and figure out exactly how it works, and where it is best used. Come listen and e...more

  • The Giant Beastcast / The Giant Beastcast: Episode 225

    40 minutes of Death Stranding and I'm still not exactly sure what is going on, Nintendo wants us to join these totally normal humans in their exercise game, and we've got our tech guy here to tell you all about Apple. It's an action packed show full of ac

  • AppleInsider Podcast / They're here: iPhone 11, AppleTV+, Apple Watch, iPad

    William and Victor talk about what was announced at the event, AppleTV+, Apple Watch, and which new iPhone we're getting.

  • The Startup Chat with Steli and Hiten / 448: Thoughts on Sleep for Founders

    In today’s episode of The Startup Chat, Steli and Hiten share their thoughts on sleep for founders. Being a startup founder can be very stressful, and It’s very common for founders to struggle with sleep. Not getting enough sleep can not only affect your productivity, but it can also be detrimental to your health. In this episode, Steli and Hiten talk about how founders tend to struggle with sleep and some challenges that keeps founders up at night, how there’s a science to sleep and much ...more

  • eCommerce Fuel / Shrinking a Business to Save It

    Today Kevin Stecko from joins the show to discuss how he improved his business by making it smaller and taking a different approach to pricing. Kevin has undergone the evolution from having a massive warehouse with a huge amount of inventory to scaling back and pricing his products at a premium. Listen in as he shares how he managed that change and how downsizing can help save a business. You can find show notes and more information by clicking here:  Intereste...more

  • Pivot / LIVE! From the Lesbians Who Tech Summit

    Kara and Scott talk at the annual Lesbians Who Tech Summit in New York City. Scott is dubbed a #LezBro. They discuss 48 state AG's putting forth an antitrust probe into Google. They love it. Kara comes with her new augmented reality glasses -- she thinks they're the future, Scott disagrees. WeWork's biggest investor encouraged them not to go forward with their IPO -- it's either because Pivot has gone so hard after them or because their S-1 is utter nonsense. Kara's win is Chrissy Teigen taking ...more

  • Nerdette / Book Club: ‘The Testaments’ Preview

    Welcome to the Nerdette Book Club! It’s just like a normal book club but in podcast form, and you provide your own booze. In this episode, we're taking a look back at Margaret Atwood's 1985 dystopian novel 'The Handmaid's Tale' before sending you out to read Atwood's brand new sequel, 'The Testaments.'  What are the rules of a book club podcast, you ask? Well, after this 'Handmaid’s Tale' refresher, we're all going to read 'The Testaments' together over the next three ...more

  • MacMost - Mac, iPhone and iPad How-To Videos / Use These 5 Techniques To Become a Mac Pro (MacMost #2007)

    View in HD at . Experienced Mac users know how to unleash the power of macOS and apps by using a variety of basic techniques. Learn how to master a new app by exploring the menu. Interact with objects using context menus. Customize your toolbars to reveal hidden buttons.