Welcome to our archives! This page includes our past seasons from 2016 and 2017.

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Fall 2017 - User Friendly Season 5 - 1 Hour Format
Season  Episode  Title Listen  Length  Air Date  Topics
5 9 Net Neutrality 7 52:00 November 28, 2017 This week we do an in depth discussion of Net Neutrality and what it means for open Internet. Learn how to make your opinion heard in the official FCC record on the matter. Also we discuss the new Apple security flaw. Our Game Reporter covers several new video and table top games. Mr. Move returns with 2 reviews. Finally join us for an interview with DakuCon Denver. William Sikkens, Jeremy Winkler, Gretchen Winkler, Bill Snodgrass, Warky Nunez, Gary Wolcott
5 8 Mega Review 51:34 November 8, 2017 Join us for our semi-annual mega review show! Warky joins us from Silicon Valley with a review of Barcon, we review the iPhone 10, Samsung Smart Appliances, Apple iCloud service and more. Game Reporter Bill Snodgrass looks at the new XBOX 1 X and we review the new Marvel Thor movie. (Spoiler alert - see it before you listen!) William Sikkens, Gretchen Winkler, Jeremy Winkler, Gary Wolcott, Bill Snodgrass, Warky Nunez
5 7 Quantum 52:19 October 25, 2017 Archiact Studio gives us an exclusive preview of their incredible new VR Game "Evasion". We talk to the team who brought this to life. In the news Cryptocurrency like Bitcoin can hack your browser. IBM has developed a simulator for Quantum Computing. Also live from Anime Banzai in Salt Lake City we present interviews with several top voice over and comic artists. William Sikkens, Jeremy Winkler, Gretchen Winkler, Brian Rollans
5 6 The Magic of Film 52:07 October 18, 2017 Join us this week for an exciting new project from Crit Killen in script writing. Also this week we review next weeks convention in Utah and our game report Bill Snodgrass brings his latest review. William Sikkens, Gretchen Winkler, Jeremy Winkler, Brian Rollans, Bill Snodgrass, Warky Nunez
5 5 10 Years of Smart Phones 53:20 October 11, 2017 Join us this week for the latest updates on mobile phones. Microsoft makes an announcement about their mobile future. Apple and Samsung have something in common. Google has a universal translator. Also this week live from the SNAFU Convention and a new reporter joins our ranks..
5 4 G2E Casino Gaming and Snake River Convention 51:36 October 4, 2017 This week Las Vegas reporter Chaz Wellington covers the Global Gaming Con (G2E) with live interviews from the floor. Up north Salt Lake reporter Bryan covers the Snake River Comic Con. Join us for interviews of many different unique people. Our Mr. Movie reviews "American Made"..
5 3 Virtual Reality 52:23 September 27, 2017 We are LIVE this week from the San Francisco Virtual Reality Developers Conference (VRDC). Join us from the show floor as we introduce new technology for this format. Marko Mand of LevityPlay.Com introduces the game SkyFront developed by his team in Estonia. Stereo Labs discusses AR along with many other interviews. Also coverage of the Santa Rosa Toy Convention and Comic Con. News includes the release of iPhone 8 and a tour of the Space Station.
5 2 How to Stay Safe in Cyberspace 52:32 September 20, 2017 Join us this week as we talk to Snake River Comic Con to find out what happens last minute before convention. Also join us for detailed coverage on how to protect yourself from the Equifax breech. Our guest this week is Christopher Escalante who talks about being a voice over artist and musician.
5 1 The Sets of Star Wars and Star Trek 53:16 September 14, 2017 In our fall season opener we interview one of the creative artists on the sets of many of our Sci-Fi favorites. Join Crit Killen as he discusses his background and the magic behind his movies.
Spring 2017 - User Friendly Season 4 - 1 Hour Format
Season  Episode  Title Listen  Length  Air Date  Topics
4 16 Season 4 Wrap - What does it take to be a superhero? 53:33 August 2, 2017 Jeremy Winkler interviews Marvel Universe Live - Age Of Heroes director James Hadley who joins us to talk about what goes into putting on a live stage show with superheros. Also Mr. Movie reviews "Atomic Blond" and Chaz presents the next "Vets and Techs". Finally we discuss season 4 and what we plan for the next season when we come back from the break in September.
4 15 LIVE from San Diego Comic Con 65:54 July 26, 2017 Join us for all the news LIVE from the San Diego Comic Con. Special early release this week on Google Play and iTunes.
4 14 All that tech... 46:45 July 19, 2017 We return to trending technology this week with news of the Verizon "Security Lapse" in which as many as 16 million customer records were exposed. We review the Microsoft Surface Pro and have an open discussion on Net Neutrality. A new Star Wars model is reviewed. Our guests this week include the Tahoe Shakespeare Festival and Mr. Movie reviews "War for the Planet of the Apes"
4 13 Let's Review 52:02 July 12, 2017 Join us this week for an update on the Snake River Comic Con, a live review from the floor of the Salt Lake City Gamers Con, an in depth review of "Valkyria Revolution: Vanargand Edition" for PS4 and a review of the "Spider Man" by our own Mr. Movie. Technology this week includes a look at what Amazon is up to with Whole Foods and updating a Star Wars Trooper helmet to include sound.
4 12 More Conventions... WWDC, E3, Comic Con 52:02 June 27, 2017 The Apple Developers Conference is reviewed along with news for E3 Video Game Expo. Also join us for a warp up of the comic cons, Mr. Movie reviews "Wonder Woman" and Bill Snodgrass brings gamer news. .
4 11 Live from Wizard World and Hydra 54m 52s June 20, 2017 Join us this week as we air live from not one but two comic cons. Live coverage and interviews from the Wizard World Sacramento convention as well as Hydracon in San Jose. Also the latest on the upcoming iPhone and 5G networks.
4 10 Keeping Cool in Cosplay 53m 44s June 13, 2017 Join us this week for a look at the DocuSign hack and what it means to you. Also Mr. Movie reviews "The Mummy" and Chaz presents "Veterans and Technology".
4 9 Xbox Streaming and Cosplay 50m 44s June 6, 2017 This weeks episode includes live content from the BLFC convention and the Epic Crawl and Lightsaber Battle. Join us for a look at both of these events. In the technology world Microsoft is bringing video game streaming to the Xbox. What does this technology mean for you? In addition, Mr. Movie joins us for a mega review on 4 films.
4 8 Google I/O and ComicCon 51m 23s May 30, 2017 Join is this week for coverage of the 10th Google I/O Conference. Warky will be joining us from San Jose to cover 2 conventions - an Anime and a comic convention with a cosplayer interview.
4 7 The Internet Of Things - success and flops 51m 02s May 23, 2017 This week staff reporter Warky Nunez will cover the Internet of Things Expo in Silicon Valley. Also join us for a look back at tech flops of the past 18 months. Plus Mr. Movie reviews "Alien: Convenant" and Game Report Bill Snodgrass talks about the new "Gaming In Depth" podcast.
4 6 Inside LightSabers and ComicCons 54m 5s May 16, 2017 Join us for a review of light sabers ranging from toys to thousands of dollars. Our guest this week is Tanglwyst de Holloway who discusses the Snake River Comic Con - the expected guests and details on putting the Con together.
4 6a Video Podcast: Inside LightSabers and ComicCons Click to View 21m 5s May 16, 2017 Video Podcast for Light Saber section of episode 6.
4 5 Home Tech and Nerd Core 50m 42s May 9, 2017 Join us this week as our own Mr. Movie reviews "Guardian's of the Galaxy, Vol 2". Also a visit to the Channel Partners Conference in Las Vegas, technology for your pets and a complete review of the Google Hack. Plus, Da Real Word Sound joins us to talk about Nerd Core Rap.
4 4 May the 4th be with you 51m 24s May 3, 2017 May the 4th be with you! Join us for news on the new Android update “Nougat”, 3D Scanners, Home Automation, Auto Drive and an inside view of game programming from Preston Cowley. Mr. Movie Gary Wolcott reviews “La La Land”.
4 3 Silicon Valley Comic Con 42m 11s April 23, 2017 Live from 2017 Silicon Valley Comic Con!
4 2 Voice Acting 50m 50s April 16, 2017 Voice actors Warky Nunez (SAG Actor) and Daniel McCray (WOW Voice Actress) join us to talk about their craft. Also Bill Snodgrass reviews Horizon Zero Dawn on the PS4 and team discusses registration for San Diego ComicCon.
4 1 Technology Cosplay and Games 66m 23s April 9, 2017 Our new gamer host Bill Snodgrass reviews the new Dungeons and Dragons "Volo's Guide to Monsters". Discussion of the construction and technology behind cosplay props including the making of Star Wars Universe Mandalorian Pistol props and the head for the Wookiee "Gungi"
2014 - User Friendly Season 1
Ep TitleListenRuntime&n Air DateDescription
1 6 Memories of Silicon Valley S1E6 Click Here 48:31 June 24, 2014 Our guest this week is retired Morgan Hill police officer Sargent Jim Freeze who recalls the growth of Silicon Valley.  User Friendly, The Radio Show
1 5 Graphic Design and Media S1E5 Click Here 47:49 June 17, 2014 Join us as we explore the topics of computer graphic design, digital printing and augmented reality. Also trending technology news topics of the day.
1 4 Computer Games S1E4 Click Here 48:11 June 10, 2014 E3 Gamers Convention is this week. Join us for coverage on what is happening in the video game industry.
1 3 Casino Gaming and Technology S1E3 Click Here 24:15 June 3, 2014 The web turns 25, technology from Apple and our Guest is a 20 veteran in casino technology.
1 2 Keeping it Secure S1E2 Click Here 24:10 May 27, 2014 eBay Hack, Chip and PIN and Data Security plus several new cool tech products.
1 1 Pilot S1E1 Click Here 24:13 May 20, 2014 Net Neutrality iPhone 6 AT&T Merger and more