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iACast 144 – WWDC Speculations

Show Description:

On this episode, Jason, Michael, Leslie and Aleeha discuss their expectations and their thoughts on WWDC and future Apple devices and features.

News

Ambeos are no longer being produced. The Android 11 Beta is out.

Picks

Jason: book series by Nathan Lowell Trader Tales

Leslie: The Expanse series by James S.A. Corey

Aleeha: LaCie Hard Drive

Michael: Text Expander

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#SafetyCast 4 Calm Before the Storm

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Now that we’re in the midst of hurricane season, Meaghan, George and Leslie discuss what you need to know to make a plan to prepare for dealing with bad weather, and other forms of natural, and man-made disasters. What should be in your packing list? What kind of things should you consider when making your plan

The team also discussed apps and other resources for getting real-time information during severe weather and other disasters. The American Radio Relay League provides information for finding amateur radio operators, local HAM clubs, and becoming a licensed operator. 5-0 Radiois an app that gives listeners access to local police and fire scanners and HAM Radio repeaters. Downloading the app is free, but there is an option to upgrade for $5.00. The U. S. Federal Emergency Management Administration, FEMA has a wealth of resources on their website which can also be access through their iPhone and android. And finally, the American Red Cross also has apps for iPhone and android for emergencies. It includes links to their entire suite of emergency weather apps and first aid for people and pets. 

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#SafetyCast 3 Situational Awareness

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George, Meaghan, and Leslie discuss what it means to not only be aware of your surroundings, but aware of your situation as well. Through stories of their own experiences, and the experiences of others, they talk about trusting your instincts, using your senses, and having the right mindset. George describes the  Cooper Code, a method he uses to help his students develop their situational mindset before, during and after a situation and talks about evaluating a situation with the 5 W’s and how.

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iACast 143 – Relaxing At Home

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On this episode, Jason, Charles, Leslie, Michael and Jeff discuss all the ways they relax at home. Audible, Netflics, video games are only a few of the topics discussed.

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SafetyCast 2 Calling For Help

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Leslie, George and Meaghan discuss setting up the fastest ways to contact people in the event of an emergency and providing medical information for first responders. Leslie demonstrates setting up Emergency SOS settings in iOS and talks about the settings for the Apple Watch app. George demonstrates adding emergency contacts for android users. The team also discusses setting up medical ID information, fall detection on the Apple Watch and third-party apps. Some of them listed as the Top 5 apps to keep you safe. For more details about the apps discussed, read Meaghan’s review.

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iA Cast iA GameCast

#iAGameCast 19 – Making Minecraft Accessible

Episode Notes

On this episode, Michael discusses possibilities for making Minecraft accessible. Minecraft contains information that can be presented through text, which can allow for accessible software to be used to detect terrain changes and where blocks can be found in front of the player.

Links

Learn more about Minecraft

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#iACast 142 – Working From Home

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On this episode, Michael, Jason, Leslie, Rose, Jeff and Charles discuss tools for working from home. They covered which platforms they use for meetings such as Skype For Business ZoomWeb X Microsoft Teams. Other apps used for productivity were Fantastical Cardhop Microsoft To Do and the Calendar on IOS.

Picks

Jason: Discord

Jeff: 1 Timer

Rose: Telegram

Charles: Unigram

Leslie: Zoom

Michael: Fantasy Star Series from Saga

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#iAGameCast 18 – Sequence Storm

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On this episode, Aleeha, Jason, and Meaghan demo a really neat game called Sequence Storm from Special Magic Games LLC.

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#iACast 141 – Our Perspective on New Tech

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On this episode, Michael, Aleeha, Leslie and Jason discuss new phones and devices released by Apple and Samsung. They also talk about a new app in development by iAccessibility called Perspective AI. If you’d like to get early access and help shape the future of the app, you can install the TestFlight version. Once installed, you will be able to send feedback.

News

Samsung releases the Samsung S20 Series
Apple releases new iPad Pro, MacBook Air Mac mini, and Power Beats.

Picks

Michael: Doom Eternal

Aleeha and Jason: Google Pixel 4

Leslie: Victor Reader Stream

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iA Cast iA UnboxCast Report

#iAUnboxCast 44 – Google Pixel 4

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On this episode, Jason, Aleeha, and Michael unbox the Google Pixel 4

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#PawdCast 12 – Service Animal NPRM

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On this episode, the PawdCast crew returns after a long break to discuss the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Notice of Proposed Rulemaking. We begin by discussing how the regulations have progressed, including the Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking. We then discuss various portions of the NPRM, including how to make comments if you wish to do so.

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#iAGameCast 17 – Audio Rush

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On this episode, Aleeha and Jason demo a fun little game called Audio Rush.

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