By Shelly Brisbin
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Join author/journalist Shelly Brisbin and her guests for conversation about computing, mobile devices, social media, content, and more. Our shows are informed, but not dominated by the importance of creating and enhancing accessibility to all technology. We also want you to meet some people you might not know.
||Clean#11: I Wasn’t Raised to be a Freelancer||How do you manage a working life when you make your living as a freelance creative person? My guests and I have all had to answer that question. We also have a common interest in diversity and accessibility In tech. In fact,||1/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#10: A Podcast Pick Show||Happy New Year! Do people give New Years’ gifts? I’ve decided to give you one: an episode with plenty of goodies to unwrap. Instead of dissecting a tech topic with two great guests, this episode finds me recommending podcasts, with three great guests||1/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#9: The Down Arrow Approach||When I invite guests onto The Parallel, based on my address book or Twitter feed, there’s a high likelihood that the resulting show will feature what Allison Sheridan would call an “ever so slight Macintosh bias.” I wanted to change that up a bit,||12/26/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#8: Online Kids||When you’re a tech professional, and a parent, you choose and use gadgets for two. Or more. My guests know more than most parents about the tech tools their kids need and want, but there are still plenty of decisions to be made.||11/5/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#7: CES, Flash in the Pants?||Why go to CES when you can ask others about it when they get home? My guests attended the big tech show, and lived to tell the tale. And of course One More Thing Guests J.J. Meddaugh (AT Guys, Blind Bargains Qast,||1/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#6: Fireballing Myself in the Face||I’m talking gaming with folks who know a good deal more about the subject than I do. We talk about what’s new and hoped for in the world of consoles—particularly accessible ones—and more. When I learn from the show, everybody wins.||1/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#5: Outlines, Dictation, and More Wordy Topics||My guests and I all spend time writing. We’re also geeks. On this episode, we talk about what we write, and how we get the words into our computers and mobile devices. And of course One More Thing Guests Josh de Lioncourt (Blog, Haven Lost audiobook,||12/18/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #4: An Ecosystem, Not an Echo Chamber||My guests and I are all makers of podcasts, and big fans of the medium. And because it’s The Parallel, the guests have a lot in common. This episode features a wide-ranging discussion of how and why we make podcasts, and the roles of audience,||12/11/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #3: Everyone Wants an Apple TV||The updated Apple TV promises a richer, more flexible, more Apple-y viewing experience.||9/13/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #2: The Way We Learn Now||Hey, I’m back! After a busy summer of work and travel, it’s time to get this show on the road. I’m still learning what The Parallel wants to be when it grows up, but the path, to continue the travel metaphor, is illuminated. On this one,||8/29/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
Informative, professional and fun. I like that Shelley keeps guests on track.