Geek Dads @ Home #38 – There Are Not Enough Hours in the Day


[Show Notes by Daniel M. Clark]

We kick off episode 38 with a special guest, Wade Tonkin of GTO Management. Wade is the father of 2 kids, ages 8 and 5. Topics this week include:

  • Software reliability – I’m not thrilled with Ubercaster (again, I know – I’m in the throes of a love/hate relationship with this thing) or Skype. Wade has made Skype a major part of his business, though, and has few complaints about it.
  • Podcasting & recording hardware – it’s not as expensive as one might think. You can get into a good mixer or microphone for under a hundred bucks.
  • Talking about hardware leads into a discussion about Wade’s business, broadcasting local sports over the internet. Joe has some experience in this area as well, and he and Wade trade war stories.
  • Wade’s online radio site can be found at, and there’s archives of about a hundred games to be heard.
  • After Wade says goodbye to go get his kids from school, Joe and I talk a little Geek Dads history since we’re coming up on the one year anniversary of the show.
  • The Geek Dads @ Home 2009 Holiday Gift Guide!
  • Supposed Apple deals on Black Friday? We’re skeptical.
  • The Feather case for iPhone, I love it.

We put the lid on another episode of Geek Dads @ Home talking about my new nephew, Colton, and how he’s probably going to grow up to be a Texas oil baron. With a name like Colton Sterling, how can he not?

We’re off for the Thanksgiving holiday next week, we’ll see you again in two weeks for episode 39 – thanks for listening!

Published by Daniel M. Clark

Daniel M. Clark is a podcaster and proprietor of QAQN, a writer at, and an all-around cool dude everywhere else. God, I hate talking about myself in the third-person.

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