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Monday, October 27, 2014

#88: The Songza Remains the Same


Matt talks about the current state of streaming music and Google Music's new Songza addition.  He is then joined by Marq Romero (@wondermarq) to talk about Amazon Fire TV's new dongle and where we stand with streaming television.

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More on: Amazon Fire TV Stick | Google Chromecast | Roku | Apple TV

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

ESPN's Dave McMenamin on Lakers Fans

"I think Lakers fans have a bad reputation of only caring about taking selfies at the games and showing up late... and only caring about seeing and being seen and not caring about the game...(but)... the vast majority are very knowledgeable, proud of their organization, loyal, and fanatic... The Lakers are the biggest deal in town, the coolest thing in town, celebrities legitimately look up to the Lakers players... that's the highest level."

- ESPN's Dave McMenamin, on Lakers Fans.

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#87: Dave McMenamin (ESPN)



Dave McMenamin covers the NBA for ESPN. Dave will be on the beat of the Cleveland Cavaliers this season, after six years in Los Angeles covering the Lakers.  In this episode, Matt talks with Dave about his career, hosting an ESPN Sunday Conversation with Kobe Bryant, the art of interviewing, living in Los Angeles, moving to Cleveland, the Cavs, LeBron James, Kevin Love, Gilbert Arenas and much more.

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Dave McMenamin talks to Kobe Bryant (Photo: ESPN)

Thursday, October 16, 2014

#86: Should you buy the new Apple iPad?



Matt talks about the new line of Apple iPads, experiences with the iPhone 6, and the great news for cord cutters from HBO and CBS.

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Photo Credit: Apple

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

#85: Andrew Bucholtz



Andrew Bucholtz works at Yahoo! Canada Sports and runs its Canadian Football League blog, 55 Yard Line. Andrew also contributes to the sports media blog Awful Announcing, where he is doing a five-part series on the career of Bill Simmons, the Grantland founder and ESPN star pundit.

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Monday, October 6, 2014

#84: Mike Descarfino



Mike Descarfino works in sales/distribution at Barrier Brewing Company and is a co-founder of Mainstream Insurgence, an independent film company.

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Tuesday, September 30, 2014

#83: On Derek Jeter



Matt, a New York Mets fan, gives his personal reflections on Derek Jeter, his career, and how his retirement makes you think about 20 seasons and its interconnectedness with your own life.  Derek Jeter discussion starts at 14:00.

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Photo Credit: Getty Images