Episode 526: Hawaii Investment Ready and CSTA Hawaii – Sept 26, 2018

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Shane Asselstine, Keoni Lee

During this special Pledge Drive edition, we kick things off with Keoni Lee, who’s here to tell us about Hawaii Investment Ready. Then after a short pledge break we talk Shane Asselstine about the next Computer Science Teachers Association, October meetup and the upcoming CSTA Summit in December.

The Fall Pledge Drive is still going strong and you show your support to your favorite public radio station by calling in a pledge at 808-944-8800 or donate on the HPR website or HPR app.

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Episode 525: Cybersecurity Awareness Month – Sept 19, 2018

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Stacey Aldrich, Reynold Hioki, Matt Carnes

First, a quick news item on the Research & Development Tax Credit for Business seminar. Then we hear from Matthew Carnes, who’s here to tell us about an upcoming hackathon called Hack for the Sea. Finally, we hear from Stacey Aldrich (State Librarian) and Reynold Hioki (State Cybersecurity Coordinator) about Cyber Security Awareness Month coming up in October and the workshops at the Libraries.

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Episode 524: eSports in Hawaii – Sept 12, 2018

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Sky Kauweloa, Karen Hanada

First, we hear from Karen Hanada, Director of the Maui Food Innovation Center about the Center and the incubator & accelerator program. You can catch Karen at the upcoming All Aloha Incubator & Accelerator Meetup this Friday, Sept. 14th.

Then we hear from Sky Kauweloa about some interesting developments in eSports at UH Manoa. For more information about eSports at UH Manoa check out the Facebook UH eSports Group and the College eSports Research Network.

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Episode 523: Nalukai Student Projects – Sept 5, 2018

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, George Donev, Diza Hendrawan

First, we hear from Asma Kazmi from UC Berkeley to tell us about a VR art piece entitled ‘Cranes and Cube‘ on exhibit at UH Manoa Commons Gallery. Then we hear from George Donev and Diza Hendrawan who both recently participated in Nalukai Academy, one as a mentor and the other a participant. Student Corner and Shelfware are the two projects we discuss. For more information about Student Corner please email: social@studentcorner.io

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