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From the prospective of a 7th Grader
May 08, 2021

We hear on the news all the time how the pandemic is impacting education. Instead of just talking about it, I thought it would be interesting to chat with an actual student who experienced it first hand. Logan talks about how the education model change...

The Rant, Driverless Taxis and my First Crypto
April 19, 2021

The Rant I am so tired of reading about infrastructure studies that state we need more roads, bridges, etc., to a handle traffic snarls. The one question I have, do the people writing these studies pay attention to emerging technology?

Old Cell Phone Recycling Solutions
November 30, 2019

From universal remote to alarm clock, the Guru of Geek, Marlo Anderson explores several creative uses for an old cell phone.

AI, Identity Theft, Solar Farms, and Recycling
September 10, 2019

Guest Host Rockin’ Dave Blair and Producer Extraordinaire Jim Walsh take you on a winding road. The conversation starts with Dave and Jim chatting about Artificial Intelligence. Next up is Paul Ferron with LibertyID.

MORE THAN THE MOON
August 09, 2019

The “Guru of Geek” Marlo Anderson is back in the studio with “Tech Geezer” Jim Walsh. After weeks of buildup towards the 50th anniversary of the moon landing it’s finally here. When people hear NASA, they are quick to think of trips to space and space ...

MANUFACTURING, CEMENT, & CYBER SECURITY
August 08, 2019

Rockin’ Dave Blair is in the saddle today with “Tech Geezer” Jim Walsh. Dave brought with him a mixed bag of guests. Listen in to hear from leaders in the manufacturing, cybersecurity, and cement industries.

GENERATIONAL TECH DIVIDE
August 07, 2019

Have you ever thought about what it would be like growing up surrounded by technology or the opposite for our younger listeners? “The Guru of Geek” Marlo Anderson and “Tech Geezer” Jim Walsh are joined by Aaron Riopelle, a high school senior.

TOP 10 EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES
July 11, 2019

Do you wish you would have invested in Apple, Google, or another billion dollar company before they hit it big? Well, so did we, but it’s safe to say that ship has sailed. Lucky for you the world of technology is bringing a whole new armada of opportun...

THE LAW AND TECHNOLOGY
July 10, 2019

With The Guru of Geek Marlo Anderson on the move again, it’s up to Beth Schatz Kaylor and Tech Geezer Jim Walsh to guide you through this week’s episode of The Tech Ranch. Beth and Jim are joined by guest Lynn Wanner of the Bismarck Police Department.

LYFT, UBER, AND CRIME
July 09, 2019

Evеrуоnе hаѕ seen thе increasing аmоunt оf Lyft аnd Uber drivers аrоund town. Hоwеvеr, nоt аll thе effects оf thеѕе services аrе аѕ visible аѕ thе cars thеmѕеlvеѕ. Luckily, Guru оf Geek Marlo Anderson аnd Tech Geezer Jim Walsh hаvе Dustin Gawrylow tо f...