In This Episode: Patreon changes how they charge contributors, and everyone is mad. Amazon and Google feud over Chromecast not being allowed in the Amazon store. Google serves up video answers from celebrities. Should we be nice to our digital assistants? Man creates art using Microsoft Excel as his canvas.
This Week’s Hosts
- Gary Rosenzweig host and producer of MacMost, and mobile game developer at Clever Media.
- Kevin Savetz, web site publisher and Computer Historian at Atari Podcast.
- Allen Wyatt, computer book author and publisher of tips.net
- Longer Bios on the Hosts page.
- Patreon stirs up a hornet’s nest with creators and patrons alike. (TheVerge) (TEH Host Randy Cassingham’s rant on the subject)
- Google pulls YouTube app from Fire TV. (TheVerge)
- Google puts up video answers by celebs for common questions about them. Useful? (Google’s Blog)
- Should you say ‘please’ and ‘thank you’ to your robot assistant? (TheVerge)
- Tatsuo Horiuchi is so cheap, he became an artist by using Microsoft Excel as his medium (YouTube), while Reddit users show off their mad MS Paint skillz (Reddit).