Use computers and cameras to track your fitness progress. Machines will one day be able to tell you how effectively your weight loss plan is going, simply by looking at you with a stereo camera. Here, we entertain some of the possible ways this might work.
This week, we recap the whirlwind weekend experience that is Startup Weekend. Twice a year, enthusiastic entrepreneurs gather to pitch their ideas, assemble into teams, and build a product, all in a weekend. We share some stories, from gory to glorious, and everywhere in between.
Gregg Hilferding joins the show to talk about an excellent summer fun event, called World Water Fight, happening August 9th 2014. Get together in the park and fight your friends with water guns. And because we're geeks, we're taking it a step farther and considering concepts for modifying drones to be self-targeting water bombers. Check out http://worldwaterfight.com for more info.
JJ Roberts of Tampa Bay Innovation Center joins us to tell stories of his startup endeavors, including an insider's view of Y Combinator. What does it take to build a sustainable ecosystem where startup companies of all kinds can thrive? Leadership in a culture of collaboration.