To DIY or NOT Revised

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Bunker Project Episode 149 A virtual Google Plus episode

Bunker Mavens in attendance:

Andrew McGivern @podcastheroBob Garlick @bobgarlickBonnie Sainsbury @bsainsbury

Paul the Rock God @paultherockgodMargaret Reynolds @bc_insurancegal  Listen to the episode and read the full show notes to get all the details.

Show 149 To DIY or not to DIY?

Chubby Checker sues HP for defamatory use of his name.

An app developer used Chubby Checkers name to brand a penis measuring app. A judge rules that since there is a vetting process for the app HP had to know about it when it got approved for their app store.

Yahoo beats Google in internet traffic for the first time.

We talk about the apparent trumping of Google by Yahoo for one day. Yahoo had more traffic than Google? We discuss the possible reasons why this could happen.

Galaxy Gear

Is it that much more convenient to have access to information strapped to your wrist vs having a phone in your pocket. We talk about wearable technology and whether we are interested in using it.

We also talk about:

  • Google Outage causes 40% internet traffic reduction
  • What is Amazon going to do with The Washington Post
  • What is the appropriate pay wall price for digital content?
  • Vine vs Instagram Video
  • DIY Web Design vs Professional Web Design

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About The Bunker Project

The underground Bunker Project is a meetup focused on Social Media, Internet Marketing, New Media and Podcasting. Set in the Bunker at the Barklay Hotel on Robson St. in Vancouver, The Bunker Project will appeal to those looking for cutting edge social marketing and new media information and to those who just want to socialize over a beer and exchange thoughts and ideas about social media.

Members will have the opportunity to participate in the Bunker Project Podcast which is recorded live at every meetup.

Hope to see you soon at The Bunker!

Your Hosts,

Andrew McGivern & Bob Garlick


Andrew McGivern
Andrew McGivern

Andrew McGivern is a podcaster, blogger and mobile tech guy. Father of three awesome little ones. Interested in Social Media Marketing, New Media and Podcasting, Technology, Natural Health and Green Energy.