Nadella’s Rise Through Microsoft And AOL’s Identity Crisis

General Electric has decided to relocate their headquarters from Connecticut to Boston, a strategic move to associate themselves with other corporate partners and academia in the area. Satya Nadella, CEO Microsoft, has rerouted the once-struggling tech giant into a new future of success. We talk about his rise to the top of Microsoft. A ship that fell victim to the sea nearly 200 years ago has been found during a routine search for the infamously downed Malaysia Flight 370. And finally, AOL has a major identity crisis and their chief marketing staff are trying to find a way to re-brand and appeal to a new audience.

Amazon Buys Twitch And Selfies With Stolen Phones

This week on the Waves of Tech 234, we touch on the trending tech topics of the week by talking about National Podcast Day (@ntlpodcastday), taking selfies with stolen phones, Amazon buying Twitch, Royal Caribbean buying 40,000 tablets, and wearable technologies stats.  We know, that’s a lot of content to get to but we do in only 30 minutes!  Enjoy the show and continue to ride…the waves of tech.

NFL Surface Tablets and Google Barge

We go heavy on recent technological advancements in sports, including NFL and soccer.  The NFL and Microsoft have a $400 million contract that places Surface tablets on the sidelines and in the hands of offensive and defensive coaches and the players.  In soccer, one team is utilizing camera technology to improve on field play and positioning.  We also discuss Google Barge, NFL DirecTV experiences, and Facebook.

Remembering Apollo 11 And Microsoft Layoffs

Microsoft is making big news with their massive layoff of 18,000, many tied to the Nokia-branch of their operations. On the other hand, PC sales are expected to rise significantly over the next few years. We also reminisce about Apollo 11 and the moon landing, 45 years later.

Disney Buys Up Another Company

In a week where technology news has been sparse, we will always find a way to talk tech!! This week on The Waves of Tech 217, we tackle the topics of Indiegogo funding, Disney’s latest acquisition, Microsoft’s goodbye to Office 2003, and taxes without CPAs. Enjoy the show and make sure to head over to iTunes and give a rating and comment. And we hope you continue to ride…the waves of tech!

WWDC Announcements and Lunch with Microsoft

This week on Waves of Tech 183, Steve and Dave are joined by Rick from Tech of Sports as they talk about Apple’s WWDC announcements and discuss an interesting meetup between Rick and a few Microsoft representatives. Enjoy the podcast and don’t forget to share the podcast with a family member, friend, or coworker this week. Get ready, it’s time to ride the waves of tech.

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