Episode 126 – Westworld Prime

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS126.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS  Kelly’s Recommendation: TV Series: Westworld on HBO An intriguingly smart series about highly complex robots and people in a Western Them Park on HBO. The cast is amazing: Ed Harris plays the Man in Black (Yul Brynner’s character in the original movie), and the amazing Anthony Hopkins as Dr. Ford. There are 10 episodes this season. All episodes are available at HBO’s Westworld site if you are an HBO subscriber. Bonus Material: Podcast: BaldMove.com Jim and A. Ron host a lot of Podcasts, including Watching Westworld. Please consider … Continue reading

Episode 116 – Keeping Christmasland Vinyl

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS116.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSWe’re Back! Kelly’s Recommendation: App: Google Keep An organization app made by …… Google. Make  to-do lists complete with check marks, video, pictures, and recorded audio. Works on android and iOS. If Chrome is your browser of choice, you can even install an extension to save things directly to your Google Keep.   Mike’s Recommendation: Subscription Service: Vinyl Me, Please A monthly subscription box that contains a custom pressed LP just for members, an art print inspired by the album, and a cocktail recipe to drink while you listen. … Continue reading

Episode 112 – 100 Pirates and a Rabbit

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS112.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSDylan joins Mel and Kelly this week as a fun movie, a great TV series to binge watch, and a way to enjoy them with your friends are shared. Kelly’s Recommendation: Web Service/App: Rabbit Rabbit is a service that allows up to 15 people to share pretty much anything on the web. Including whatever bad Syfy-ish movies you might have lying around. Your friends do need to have a Rabbit account, then just invite them to your room, queue up a YouTube, Netflix, etc video and you can chat about … Continue reading

Episode 97 – An octopus grows old eating

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS97.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSJohn and Helena join Mel and Kelly again providing a podcast jammed full with FOUR recommendations.  No extra charge. Unlike LAST week, there are no jerks in this episode. Mel’s Recommendation: Book/Art: Walking Your Octopus by Brian Kesinger No, that is not code for something… It’s a Victorian Steampunk book with very charming art prints featuring Victoria and Otto, her pet land octopus. It features loads of tips on living with your pet octopus and would make a great gift for the Steampunk fan in your life. Check out … Continue reading

Episode 90 – The correlation of sheep

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS90.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS  Kelly’s Recommendation: Website: Google Correlate An extension of Google Trends (a previous rec as well) that finds relationships between data sets. There’s a cool Comic that explains how the Flu actually led to Correlates existence. You can narrow your search by state, time frame, and even by drawing your own graph line. You can also import your own data, which seems pretty useful.   Mel’s Recommendation: Game/App: Divide By Sheep available on iOS, Android, and Steam for $2.99 – $4.99. The Grim Reaper has flooded the world to get … Continue reading

Episode 67 – Fire and Apple

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS67.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSThis week we have a Fiery Social Media Tool and an album with an floating apple on the cover.   Mel’s Recommendation: Music: of Verona’s album The White Apple an Indie Rock band/futuristic/elctro-pop group from California. They’ve had a few songs in some cool shows, notably Teen Wolf! ‘Dark in My Imagination’ is a favorite of course, but I really enjoy the entire album. This album is free to stream on Amazon Music for Prime members, Spotify (the deluxe album too!, Soundcloud   Kelly’s Recommendation: Web Service: Meshfire A social … Continue reading

Episode 46 – Twitchy, non-sparkling, vampires

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS46.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSKelly’s Recommendation: Podcast: Watching Dead at BaldMove.com Jim and A. Ron of BaldMove talk about each episode of The Walking Dead. Be advised that the language is colorful. They have recently started playthroughs of The Walking Dead Season 2 game over on Twitch (see below). Service: Twitch Twitch is a video service that allows anyone to broadcast livestreams online. It is primarily used by gamers, but more artists are using it to show how they create their digital masterpieces. Each broadcast has a chatroom which allows real time interactions between … Continue reading

Episode 42 – Monkey Music to Tweet By

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS42.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSA show for those who analyze their Twitter and over analyze their music. Kelly’s Recommendation: Service/website: Twitter Analytics   https://analytics.twitter.com  Kelly recommended the analytic dashboard that Twitter recently opened up for free for all of us to use.  It is a “lava lamp” service from most of us – maybe not super useful, but fun and interesting to look at.  Features include: See how many people actually view your tweet, interact with it, etc. See where you followers are from.  Kelly is not doing well in Australia and blames @RSRigda See … Continue reading

Episode 38 – Alice Cooper’s army meets Bloaty Head

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS38.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSKelly listens to more Alice Cooper and shows us Alice in France while Mel pretends to be a doctor in Theme Hospital and hunts a very elusive Raptr. Kelly’s Recommendation:  Music: Special Forces by ALICE COOPER  Special Forces is a 1981 album by the one and only Alice Cooper that’s the middle one of the three “Blackout Albums” that Alice does not actually remember recording in the early 80s. The album photos and tour featured the biggest departure from Alice’s “traditional” make-up… and even Kelly admits it is “not … Continue reading

Episode 33 – Penalty Card a Warlock. I dare you.

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS33.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSThrow Penalty Cards at your friends after watching a Warlock curse a Valley Girl.   Mel’s Recommendation:   Movie: Warlock (1991) A super fun Evil Warlock travels through time from 1691 to 1991 California in search of the Grand Grimoire. That’s an evil witch book by the way. You can’t blame him really, they were going to burn him over a bonfire with a basket of live cats. It stars Julian Sands (Warlock), Lori Singer (Kassandra), and Richard Grant (Redfern). “Ask me anything, I took 2 years of high … Continue reading