Episode 31 – Hacking
150 150 Kristen Hagen

This week our team answers the who, what, when, and why of hacking. /wp-content/uploads/2017/03/TechnicalDifficulties31.mp3 Audio from all of our past episodes are located right here on our site, happy listening! Hacking is often in the news, but we at Ripcord have found that not many people have a firm grasp on the…

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Episode 30 – Tech in the News
399 266 Kristen Hagen

From Wikileaks to Amazon’s Delivery Drones, today our team discusses some recent ways that technology has made the news.   /wp-content/uploads/2017/03/TechnicalDifficulties30.mp3 Audio from all of our past episodes are located right here on our site, happy listening! Wikileaks Whether what they do is ethical or not, it’s hard to deny that Wikileaks…

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Episode 29 – Kids These Days
1024 883 Kristen Hagen

On today’s very special Spring Break edition of Technical Difficulties, the team has brought in some guest stars- all of their kids! http://ripcordit.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/TechnicalDifficulties29.mp3 Audio from all of our past episodes are located right here on our site, happy listening!     It’s an old refrain: “kids these days and their…” typically followed by a…

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Episode 28 – Ransomware
285 222 Kristen Hagen

http://ripcordit.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/TechnicalDifficulties28.mp3 Audio from all of our past episodes are located right here on our site, happy listening!      Ransomware is one of the fastest spreading epidemics on the internet, with attempts raising over 6,000% during the last year alone. In 2014, only 13 known versions existed. In 2014, that number rose…

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Episode 27 – Remember When …
320 260 Kristen Hagen

It’s getting harder and harder to remember the time before smartphones, the internet, or even spellcheck. Today the team asks, do you remember when… /wp-content/uploads/2017/03/TechnicalDifficulties27.mp3 Audio from all of our past episodes are located right here on our site, happy listening!      Technology has come a long way, and some of…

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Episode 26 – Technology Pet Peeves
238 415 Kristen Hagen

As technology has advanced the associated annoyances have only grown more common and more pronounced. Today the team looks at some their biggest Technology Pet Peeves. /wp-content/uploads/2016/04/TechnicalDifficulties26.mp3 Audio from all of our past episodes are located right here on our site, happy listening!     According to a survey of 2000 office workers, the most…

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Episode 25 – Small Business IT Support
450 445 Kristen Hagen

Over the past few years technology has undergone some major changes. Has your tech support adapted too? Ripcord Support is here to discuss how these changes have affected small businesses, and the tech support changes that can make it work. https:///wp-content/uploads/2016/04/TechnicalDifficulties25.mp3 Audio from all of our past episodes are located right here on…

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Episode 24 – The Internet and Government
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This week our discusses something a little different: the inextricable ways the internet has become a part of our government and politics. /wp-content/uploads/2016/04/TechnicalDifficulties24.mp3 Audio from all of our past episodes are located right here on our site, happy listening!     In 2017, nearly everyone uses the internet, but we find that to this day…

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Episode 23 – Tech Fails
338 450 Kristen Hagen

Perhaps our most interesting topic to date- today our team discusses some of the most famous Technology Fails. /wp-content/uploads/2016/04/TechnicalDifficulties23.mp3 Audio from all of our past episodes are located right here on our site, happy listening!     We all have our own personal “Tech Fails.” But what about the big ones, the big products from big…

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Episode 22 – Question-palooza
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This week the team tackles our MASSIVE backlog of listener questions in QUESTION-PALOOZA! /wp-content/uploads/2016/04/TechnicalDifficulties22.mp3 Audio from all of our past episodes are located right here on our site, happy listening! From Kristen (excellent name by the way) in Safety Harbor: “Why is my wireless printer so hard to use? Are there good…

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