This week’s episode of VIP has plenty of surprises and interesting information. Join hosts Joel Ramos, James Oates and Jessica Rickards as they discuss the happenings in the world of accessible technology. This week’s first surprise has nothing to do with tech but will leave plenty of the guys heartbroken. You’ve been warned!
This week’s topics include the following:
The future of care for the elderly is here with the latest robot prototype from IBM and Rice University. Listen to find out how IBM Mera can impact the elderly who wish to live a more independent life.
The battle to see which company can get its virtual assistant on the most devices continues. This week Vizio and LG both announce that they will now work with the Google Home Assistant. The team take a quick poll to see which one they use the most.
Were you one of the many who didn’t upgrade your MacBook Pro last October when Apple announced its latest computers? Check out the latest rumors to see what Apple plans to release later this year. Is it too late or not?
Not a week goes by that we don’t bring you “Cool Picks” that we use on a daily basis:
Planning on upgrading to a new phone or simply want to make sure you don’t lose all those important contacts on your smart phone? Then you definitely want to check out James’ recommendation of the “My Contacts Backup” app for iOS.
If you find that you are the forgetful type or know someone that leaves something behind everywhere you go. Then you are going to enjoy Joel’s suggestion of the “Don’t Leave It” app for iOS