The Family CTO Podcast


By thefamilycto


Water, Water Everywhere? Home Automation Tricks (1 of 2)

August 17, 2021

We've all heard the stats about how our bodies—and the whole earth—are at least two-thirds water. But especially when it comes to practical, day-to-day interactions around the house, there's a lot abo


Playing in the Sun & Taming Fire with Outdoor Tech

April 07, 2021

Power and control. Light and heat. Sun and fire. This episode features clever technology you can use to harness the world's two most epic energy sources, creating brilliant outdoor escapades whether y


Cocktail Hour Gadgets - Live Episode Playback

March 26, 2021

Recorded March 19th, this special episode delves into how technology can help create, serve and improve the beer, wine, cocktail and blended drinks we enjoy responsibly. Co-hosts Scott (Founder, The F


Not Just Invisible: The Virtual Dog Fence, with guest Halo Collar

March 14, 2021

About 50 years after the first invisible fence was invented to help keep dogs safe without having to construct actual physical fences, one company's changing the way you let your dog know where it's s


Gadget Gift Guide - Audio/Visual with guest Adam Weissman (Anker)

March 04, 2021

Veteran audio and video consumer electronics product rep Adam Weissman joins us to discuss what you should look for in earphones, headphones, speakers and projectors. And we continue the audio/visual


Gadget Gift Guide - Home Office, Automation & Security with guest John Wu (Gryphon)

February 17, 2021

In fitting with the gadgets we've rounded up for this fun yet practical gift guide, John Wu (CEO of Gryphon Online Safety) joins us to talk about: The worst place many people choose to put their Wi-Fi


Gadget Gift Guide - Food and Health Tech with Guest Markos Kern (Fun With Balls)

January 30, 2021

Author, speaker and entrepreneur Markos Kern (Founder and CEO of Fun With Balls GmbH) joins us to talk about: The mission and journey of his company's Limbic Active gaming system How your brain is pr


Holiday Gadget Gift Guide - Outdoor and Travel Tech with Guest Scott Jordan

December 23, 2020

With outdoor and travel in mind, we welcome guest Scott Jordan, the charistmatic CEO and Co-Founder of highly successful travel-tech lifestyle clothing company SCOTTeVEST. In a candid interview, he reveals the:Core SCOTTeVEST feature he may get rid of...


Holiday Gadget Gift Guide - Grandparents, Kids & Pets

December 11, 2020

Whether you're just curious to discover cool tech items or actually shopping for that special grandparent, kid or pet in your life, you'll want to listen to this targeted gift guide episode--especially if you have a tween or teen on your list. Because th.


Dirty Little Secrets: UV-C, Sanitizing Tech and Covid-19

December 02, 2020

This holiday season will likely test our resolve more than most. But perhaps tech can play a role in offering us at least some peace of mind. In this episode of The Family CTO, serial entrepreneur Christopher Allen (CEO of iCleanse) and Dr. Jim Malley (p.


Let There Be Light and Other WFH Essentials with guest Trevor Farrow from Lume Cube

November 19, 2020

Although being well lit meant something very different back in college, nowadays it speaks to our ongoing need to actually be seen while attending video conference calls. And to our ability to create compelling, stylized, artistic photos and videos. With.


The Sleep Tech of Your Dreams with guest Tim Antos from Kokoon Technology

November 11, 2020

If you're still up in the middle of the night when this podcast is posting, you may want to hear about the great sleep technology it discusses! Our guest Tim Antos, Founder and CEO of Kokoon Technology, chats with us all the way from the U.K. about how n.


Game-Changing Podcasting Technology with guest Anthony Mattana from Hooke Audio

November 06, 2020

This episode wraps up the week's podcasting style! Guest Anthony Mattana of Hooke Audio shares his journey in producing his company's second product--a clever, disruptive microphone--which you can preorder on Indiegogo at a discount. And we re.


How to Start a Podcast with guest Jordan Rich

November 03, 2020

Veteran voiceover artist, radio host, producer and prolific podcaster Jordan Rich joins us to discuss the philosophy, content and equipment that goes into creating a podcast actually worth listening to. In the gadgets segment, I review VocoPro's Streamer.


Welcome to The Family CTO Podcast!

October 30, 2020

A new kind of gadget site is launching! Instead of simply hyping up the latest, shiniest tech, The Family CTO takes a practical, solution-first approach towards the consumer electronics you may/should be considering for your digital household. In this in.