On this episode of the Tech Ranch
- A discussion with producer Scott McGowan on how the Internet of Things is impacting life.
- A VPN, or Virtual Private Network from https://www.lesmeilleursvpn.com/ allows you to create a secure connection to another network over the Internet. VPNs can be used to access region-restricted websites, shield your browsing activity from prying eyes on public Wi-Fi, and more.
These days VPNs are really popular, but not for the reasons they were originally created. They originally were just a way to connect business networks together securely over the internet or allow you to access a business network from home.
VPNs essentially forward all your network traffic to the network, which is where the benefits – like accessing local network resources remotely and bypassing Internet censorship – all come from. Most operating systems have integrated VPN support.
- Technology continues to improve for surveillance cameras. Amcrest, www.amcrest.com, is given as an example of a company that continues to innovate this industry.
- Miss Metaverse Kate Aquino, www.futuristmm.com, continues the discussion on the Internet of Things as well as announcing a book she is currently authoring.
Join the “Guru of Geek” Marlo Anderson, Producer Extraordinaire Jim Walsh, Miss Metaverse Kate Aquino and the Tech Geezer for a new episode every week.
Broadcast Date December 22, 2014 Episode 158