Monthly Archives: September 2016

#36 – Jarrod Jordan – Bragi



Nerds, Geeks, Dads - Episode 36 - Jarrod Jordan - Bragi

Art Eddy and Zach Rosenberg bring on Jarrod Jordan, who is the CMO of Bragi.

The guys talk with Jarrod about some very cool tech that is changing the way people look at ear buds. Bragi created The Dash which more than just ear buds. With The Dash you can listen, track and communicate. It is the first truly wireless Hearable, a smart device that fits in your ears. Experience amazing sound and the PerfectFit combined with In-ear biometric sensors, live activity feedback and gesture controls.

Bragi was founded in 2013 and went live a year later on the crowdfunding platform Kickstarter.With 15,998 backers who contributed over $3.3 million (USD), Bragi has evolved from a promising startup to a market-moving creator of innovative technology, opening the new category of Hearables. This includes more than 150 unique patents in the space. Through relentless innovation and discovery, Bragi wants to transform the world of smart headphones offering freedom of movement, maximum comfort and amazing sound — all while audibly coaching, tracking movement and capturing key biometric data.

Go to Bragi.com to find out more about The Dash and their other products.


#35 – Vanessa Marshall – Star Wars Rebels



Nerds, Geeks, Dads - Episode 35 - Vanessa Marshall - Star Wars Rebels

Art Eddy talks with Vanessa Marshall, who is the voice of Hera Syndulla on Star Wars Rebels. Vanessa chats about what to expect in Season 3, the evolution of Hera, her favorite Star Wars films, voice acting and so much more.

In Season 3 of Star Wars Rebels, Kanan deals with the aftermath of his encounter with Maul, Ezra is tasked with leading rebel missions seeking ships, supplies and new recruits eager to join the cause. With the pursuing forces of the Empire now under the direction of the cunning Grand Admiral Thrawn, the rebels must take greater risks, forge unlikely alliances and face foes from past in their efforts to support the growing rebellion.

Let by a more powerful Ezra, the rebels break an old friend out of prison to help acquire ships for the fleet, but Kanan discovers that Ezra’s new skills come from a dark place when Star Wars Rebels returns SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 24 (8:30 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney XD.

Follow Vanessa Marshall on on Twitter @vanmarshall , Facebook, and on VanessaMarshall.com.

Watch Star Wars Rebels on Disney XD.