The Modern Life Podcast Network has a number of podcasts focused on modern technology, lifestyle, business, sports, and society.  Our modern lives can be hectic and demanding one day and relaxing and peaceful the next.  Through the eyes and ears of our hosts, we discuss and analyze the issues facing our modern lives and provide answers and ideas to make the journey through life

The Waves of Tech
Busy Ladies
The Tech of Sports
Flash Past
Tehachapi Mountain Voice
Conversation Corner
Podcast Help Desk
Linkedin Lady Show
Wealth Without Wall Street

Recent Episode Releases

Dell Purchases EMC And Uber Getaway Gone Bad

We dissect Dell’s purchase of EMC, an Uber getaway gone bad, an Office 2016 update, and automated phone customer service. Dell, a traditional consumer PC business, threw in $67 billion to buy EMC, a corporate software, security, and storage enterprise company. We tell the story of how a low-level criminal tried to use Uber as getaway car and was caught red handed. And finally, we dive into the customer service approach of using automated system to direct traffic and how poorly that reflects a company.


Tehachapi Fall Business Showcase

The 6th annual Tehachapi Fall Business Showcase was held at West Park Activity Center on September 23rd to provide businesses an opportunity to network and display services. A spectacular event hosted by the Greater Tehachapi Chamber of Commerce which is very much appreciated. Tehachapi Mountain Voice was there conducting interviews with various businesses. Have a listen and learn more about our community.


October A Look Ahead

October is here and that means September is over and what a month it was. It all wrapped up with International Podcast Day on September 30 and it was a rousing success. Rick, Dave and Steve also take a look at what’s ahead in October.


Office 2016 Mac, OS X El Capitan and Windows 10

On this episode, we are celebrating and sharing the success of International Podcast Day. Next, we dissect a new laptop Dave won and Steve’s new Apple Watch and their first impressions of Windows 10 and the watch. We share some great ways that training sessions can be improved by incorporating a few subtle tech tips, which engage the audience and participation. Finally, we dive into the issues faced with OS X El Capitan and Office 2011/2016 for Mac that are causing many problems.


Umpqua Community College Shooting

On October 1, 2015, on the campus of a small community college in Oregon, a man with a hyphenated last name fatally shot nine people and injured another nine before taking his own life during a gun battle with the police. This was the second shooting at a school in Oregon in as many years, and the deadliest in the state’s recent history.