Pinterest Stumbleupon Whatsapp
Ads by Google

techophilia-technology-podcastThis week we sit down with Tyler Renelle, creator of motivational role-playing game HabitRPG. We’ll ask him which gamification system he used to motivate himself to create a gamification system. We highlight the best place to watch pandas online, right now. And a record number of people are using DuckDuckGo to avoid being spied on, but does it actually help?

Three longtime MakeUseOf contributors – James Bruce, Justin Pot and Justin Pot – have on over 70 different occasions sat down from three different time zones and discussed the week’s technology and gaming news. Well, we tried – we got distracted along the way arguing about everything from the proper way to pronounce the word aluminum to the practicality of weather balloons for Internet connectivity. It’s a good thing you kept us on track: fans provided stories on our Facebook page, and at least one fan made a dubstep remix of the show.

[chat room=”technophilia72″]

This week’s episode is brought to you by BitDefender Antivirus for Mac.
Think Macs don’t catch viruses? Think again! Although Macs are traditionally believed to be less prone to cyber-criminal attacks, recent developments have shown that malware writers are concentrating more and more on finding vulnerabilities in MacOS and popular Mac applications. Stay safe with Bitdefender Antivirus for Mac!

MakeUseOf News

After the news, we sit down and talk with Tyler Renelle about HabitRPG, his interesting tool designed to help you win at life through gamification Technophilia 72: Guest Starring Tyler of HabitRPG.com Technophilia 72: Guest Starring Tyler of HabitRPG.com This week we sit down with Tyler Renelle, creator of motivational role-playing game HabitRPG. We’ll ask him which gamification system he used to motivate himself to create a gamification system. We highlight the best place... Read More .

Ads by Google

From Around MakeUseOf

Tech Headlines

Gaming Headlines

Don’t forget to subscribe to us on iTunes. And while you’re there, feel free to leave us a review!

  1. Johan von Lindeman
    July 17, 2013 at 9:23 pm

    I started using it yesterday, LV 2 today, changing my life

  2. Kannon Yamada
    July 17, 2013 at 6:52 pm

    I have a suggestion - can you include direct link to the MP3 of the show? It would help us download the audio without getting the video. I use an MP3 player to listen to the show.

    • Justin Pot
      July 18, 2013 at 6:30 am

      The audio version is at TechnophiliaPodcast.com, but you're right: we should be putting it here, along with the RSS feeds/iTunes.

      • Kannon Yamada
        July 18, 2013 at 6:36 am

        By the way, I'm not SpamBot63 or any other name. Dave P is up to his usual hijinks again! :-)

  3. Abhijith R
    July 17, 2013 at 4:16 pm

    is this like a reward program?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *