Seth Everett April 25, 2023
After twenty-five years, Netflix is ending its DVD-by-mail business. Will anyone wax poetic about its demise? We talk about the most surprising thing of all – that the DVD rental business still existed in 2023 – we share fond memories of being able to sell still-wrapped media.
Seth Everett April 18, 2023
This week on Techstream: HBO Max is no longer called HBO Max. With all the options at their fingertips, the new idea Warner Bros. Discovery came up with was… Max. There are bigger problems in the TV and streaming space than what to name a new service, though. We discuss. […]
Seth Everett April 11, 2023
The war between Elon Musk and journalists rages on, and Seth (as a broadcaster and journalist) is taking these attacks against the media personally. This episode is about Twitter as we (once again) try to make sense of the changes and decisions being made at Twitter.
Seth Everett April 4, 2023
The time has come to celebrate our hundredth… and first… episode! Television is also celebrating its centennial, though it is turning 100 years old, not 100 weeks. Commemorating that occasion (as well as the past, present, and future of the medium) is the 2023 NAB Show.
Seth Everett March 28, 2023
TikTok CEO Shou Zi Chew spent last Thursday on Capitol Hill, getting grilled about the potential threat of TikTok to U.S. consumers. Also, this is Episode 100 and we completely forgot to celebrate it. Oops.
Seth Everett March 21, 2023
Our last episode was pretty heavy, so this week marks a return to one of our favorite (and fairly light-hearted) topics: streaming TV! We talk about what we have been watching, like Poker Face and Picard.
Seth Everett March 14, 2023
Techstream is back! While we were gone, Silicon Valley Bank had a rough week last week. The government came to the rescue and the FDIC guaranteed depositors will get their money back.
Seth Everett February 21, 2023
This episode of Techstream is a return to our origin story: a grab bag of top tech news! Last week, Pres. Biden gave Elon Musk a call as the United States wants to make all-electric vehicle (EV) charging stations universal in an effort to quell range anxiety.
Seth Everett February 14, 2023
In this episode, we talk about the impact of teams losing out on real money, what it means for them, and what it means for fans, as well as how it impacts long-term fan development.