Episode 804: J-StarX and PICTHR – Jan 24, 2024

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Naomi Kurahara, Ian Kitajima, Ayumu Mitera

On todayʻs show we catch up with Ian Kitajima from the Pacific International Center for High Tech Research (PICHTR) to catch on a project called J-StarX. With him heʻs brought a couple of guest from the J-StarX cohort, Naomi Kurahara, CEO of InfoStellar and Ayumu Mitera, CEO of Mitsufuji.

Episode 804: J-StarX and PICTHR – Jan 24, 2024

Episode 802: Pacific Telecommunications Conference 2024 – Jan 10, 2024

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Brian Moon

On todayʻs show we catch up with Brian Moon, CEO at the Pacific Telecommunications Council and find out about the upcoming PTC 2024 Conference. We also talk about PTC Beyond and the Humanity Innovation Hackathon.

Episode 802: Pacific Telecommunications Conference 2024 – Jan 10, 2024

Episode 801: Ookla and Speedtest.net Reprise – Jan 3, 2024

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Bryan Darr

On today show we reprise a topic about testing the speed of your Internet connection. With us today, we have Bryan Darr VP of Government Affairs at Ookla, here to talk about how Ookla helps us understand the performance of the Internet with tools like Speedtest.net.

Episode 801: Ookla and Speedtest.net Reprise – Jan 3, 2024

Episode 800: Maui Advanced Optical Space Surveillance Reprise -Dec 27, 2023

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Leslie Wilkins, Daron Nishimoto, Katlynn Vicuna

On todayʻs show we reprise a show we did about the Advanced Maui Optical Space Surveillance Technologies (AMOS) and what it means for Maui… With me today, we have Leslie Wilkins, President and CEO of MEDB, Daron Nishimoto, founder of EO Solutions and Katlynn Vicuna, an engineering senior at UH Manoa to talk about AMOS, EMER-GENSpace Force and the AMOS conference.

Episode 800: Maui Advanced Optical Space Surveillance Reprise -Dec 27, 2023

Episode 799: Maui Nui Venison and Hohonu.io – Dec 20, 2023

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Jake Muise, Brian Glazer

On todayʻs show we catch up with Jake Muise cofounder of Maui Nui Venison and Brian Glazer, founder of Hohonu to talk about their companies, climate resilience and the Elemental Execerator experience…

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Episode 799: Maui Nui Venison and Hohonu.io – Dec 20, 2023

Episode 798: Annual Gadget Show – Dec 13, 2023

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Paul Lawler, Ian Kitajima

During this holiday edition of Bytemarks Cafe, we have a couple of our favorite gadget geeks, Paul Lauler, independent IT consultant and Ian Kitajima, tech sherpa at PICHTR here to tell us about new tech gadgets that they either bought or highly desire. We talk about the Bambu Lab 3D Printer, Linka Lasso Smart Lock, Oura Ring, Remarkable Writing Tablet, iPhone 15 Pro, ChargeASAP and the Tesla Model Y.

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Episode 798: Annual Gadget Show – Dec 13, 2023

Episode 797: Elemental Excelerator Cohort 12 – Dec 6, 2023

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Tiffany Huynh

During this special End of Year membership drive, we have Tiffany Huynh from Elemental Excelerator join us to talk about the latest Elemental Excelerator cohort 12 and the investments EEx is doing for climate change companies.

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Episode 797: Elemental Excelerator Cohort 12 – Dec 6, 2023

Episode 796: Thrive HI Build to Scale Grant – Nov 29, 2023

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Sonia Romero

On todayʻs show we catch up with Sonia Romero, Executive Director at Thrive HI to talk about their recent EDA Build to Scale grant. We find out how the Build to Scale grant will bring focus and organization to Hawaii technology and startup ecosystem.

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Episode 796: Thrive HI Build to Scale Grant – Nov 29, 2023

Episode 795: Hawaiian Telcom Digital Equity Awardees + Build4Good Hackathon Redux – Nov 22, 2023

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Joy Ibarra, David Pickett

First up, we talk to Joy Ibarra, Sr. Community Relations Manager from Hawaiian Telcom about their Digital Equity grant awardees.

Then, we reprise a show we did with David Pickett, Chief Technology Officer from Purple Maia to talk the Build4Good hackaton.

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Digital Equity Awardees + Build4Good Hackathon Redux – Nov 22, 2023