June 2019 – They Bring Me Five Guys

June 2019 – They Bring Me Five Guys
Library Binary with Alyse and Ann

 
 
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This month, Tech Trainers Alyse and Ann discuss July classes and cover the Tech Term of the Month, gig economy. They discuss the rise of gig economy-based apps, such as PostMates and Uber and Lyft, the ethics of using these apps, and Ann’s love of constructing Ikea furniture.

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February 2019 – The Longest Episode to Date

February 2019 – The Longest Episode to Date
Library Binary with Alyse and Ann

 
 
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This month, Tech Trainers Alyse and Ann discuss March classes and cover the Tech Term of the Month, blog.  Buckle up for twice the amount of podcast as Tech Trainers Alyse and Ann do a Social Media Bootcamp! They cover the basic parts included in all social media platforms, the pros and cons of using social media, and discuss some of the major names in the social media world.

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January 2019 – It Came from Inside the House

January 2019 – It Came from Inside the House
Library Binary with Alyse and Ann

 
 
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This month, Tech Trainers Alyse and Ann discuss February classes and spend half the episode explaining the Tech Term of the Month, algorithm. Then, they discuss scam calls, including spoofing Caller ID, who is at risk, and what to do if you receive a call from an unknown number (hint: let it go to voicemail).

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December 2018 – Open the Pod Bay Doors

December 2018 – Open the Pod Bay Doors
Library Binary with Alyse and Ann

 
 
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This month, Tech Trainers Alyse and Ann discuss January classes and introduce the new Tech Word of the Month segment. Then, they are joined by special guests, Siri, Alexa, and Google Assistant and ramble about the pros and cons of virtual assistants (AKA computer Australian Shepherds?). Featured poem: Silence by Paul Laurence Dunbar, read by Rick Kistner for Lit2Go.

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November 2018 – Pet Alligator

November 2018 – Pet Alligator
Library Binary with Alyse and Ann

 
 
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This month, Tech Trainers Alyse and Ann are joined by a special guest, Local History Librarian Jessica. Jessica discusses the Oral History Project, In My Day, being conducted in Cleveland Heights. Learn how to get the SimplyTold app on your device to record your story or come to the kickoff party for the project. Alyse and Ann are excited that the podcast is now live on the website and has its very own twitter account, @LibraryBinary.

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September 2018 – Not Sponsored By Google, We Promise

September 2018 – Not Sponsored By Google, We Promise
Library Binary with Alyse and Ann

 
 
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This month, Tech Trainers Alyse and Ann return to the topic of Facebook with the latest Pew Research report on how users are changing their relationship with the social media site. They highlight upcoming classes and events in October. Alyse & Ann also discuss cloud storage, iCloud’s confusing approach to photos, and their (completed unsponsored) love of Google Photos, an app that backs up and organizes your photos for free! Then, get a preview of the newest additions to the library’s Digital Collection – Kanopy and Acorn TV!

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