Bytemarks Café

Wednesdays at 5pm

Bytemarks Cafe is a one-hour radio magazine that showcases the innovation and creativity in Hawaii's tech community. Hosted by geeks in residence Burt Lum and Ryan Ozawa, program's purpose is to raise awareness of the tech economy and to engage the listener in the discussion. The show encourages two-way conversation through audience call-ins, emails and blog comments. Bytemarks Cafe will leverage the Internet and social media technologies to extend the conversation well beyond the one-hour time slot with the intent of building and nurturing this vibrant and vital community in Hawaii. Both Burt Lum and Ryan Ozawa have earned the title "geek."

To join the conversation on Bytemarks Cafe call (808) 941-3689, Wednesday 5-6pm HST



Bytemarks Cafe
8:35 am
Wed September 10, 2014

Bytemarks Cafe: Be Ready Manoa, Hiki No Awards, & HECo's recent PUC filing

  Joining us today is Helen Nakano to tell us about Be Ready Manoa. Then we have Liberty Peralta from PBS to tell us about the Hiki No Awards program. Finally, we'll find out from two clean energy experts, Jeff Mikulina and Rob Harris about HECO's recent PUC filing. 

Bytemarks Cafe
11:25 am
Wed September 3, 2014

Bytemarks Cafe: Tech in Education

  How does the Hawaii Society for Technology in Education help integrate tech into education? What's the impact on student learning? Next time on Bytemarks Cafe, we’ll learn about the non-profit HSTE.

Bytemarks Cafe
11:32 am
Wed August 27, 2014

Bytemarks Cafe: Coral research in the twilight zone

  Joining us today is Don Kosak to tell us about the Hawaii Island Game Developer Meetup. Then we have Bryan Czibesz from State University of New York to tell us about an upcoming art exhibit.  Finally, we've invited two scientists from the Bishop Museum. Richard Pyle and Sonia Rowley will talk about coral research in the twilight zone. 

Bytemarks Cafe
9:10 am
Wed August 20, 2014

Bytemarks Cafe: Guerilla Video, Developer meetup, and disaster recovery tools

  Joining us today is Cindy Matsuki from HTDC and Noah Hafner from HiCap to tell us about the 3rd Anniversary of Wetware Wed. Then we have H. Doug Matsuoka from the Hawaii Guerilla Video Hui to tell us about an upcoming workshop on Livestreaming. Finally, with the onslaught of Hurricane Iselle, we'll find out from Jon Shear from Ready Zone HQ and Ian Kitajima from Oceanit about tech tools that assist in the disaster recovery process.

Bytemarks Cafe
8:49 pm
Wed August 13, 2014

Bytemarks Cafe: iOS Programming and Ingress

  Joining us today is Shu Chen from the Organization for the Understanding of Dynamic Languages to tell us about an iOS programming series. Then we have Carmille Lim from Common Cause Hawaii to tell us about Civic Celerator apps built from Campaign Spending Data. Finally, we'll learn the finer details of an addictive game called Ingress, previously only on Android now available on iOS.  

Bytemarks Cafe
8:37 am
Wed August 6, 2014

Bytemarks Cafe: DevLeague, eSports, & Social entrepreneurship

  Joining us today is Jason Sewell from the Dev League to tell us about their upcoming class. Then we have Jason Lai from eSports Hawaii to tell us about Gamer Expo 2014. Finally, we'll talk about social entrepreneurship and creating an Impact Hub with Shanah Trevenna, Brandon Askew and Matt Johnson. 

Bytemarks Cafe
8:16 pm
Wed July 30, 2014

Bytemarks Cafe: HiBeam, Wefficiency, & Prosthetics

  Joining us today is Bee Leng Chau from HiBeam to tell us about an upcoming talk. Then we have David Aquino from Blue Planet Foundation to tell us about Wefficiency. Finally, we'll talk about advances in prosthetics and orthotics with Dan Uyeunten and Kai Newton both experts in the field. 

Bytemarks Cafe
8:49 pm
Wed July 23, 2014

Bytemarks Cafe: Lean On and Lead, Tech Tuesday, and Station Aloha

  Joining us today is Shay Chan Hodges from Maui to tell us about her new book Lean On and Lead. Then we'll talk to Tony Mariz and Anoka Jung from Hawaii Tech Works to tell us about the upcoming Tech Tuesday event. Finally, we've invited researchers from the Scdmidt Ocean Institute to tell us about some of the work being done on the R/V Falkor at Station Aloha.

Bytemarks Cafe
8:29 pm
Wed July 9, 2014

Bytemarks Cafe: VEX Summer Games, Navigating Change, & Crowdsourcing Invasive Species


Joining us today is William Hozey to tell us about the International VEX Robotics Summer Games. Then we have Lihla Noori from the Hawaii Conservation Alliance to tell us about the Conservation Conference called “Navigating Change in the Pacific Islands”.  Finally, we'll find out how the Nature Conservancy leverages the crowd and technology to find invasive species.

Bytemarks Cafe
8:40 pm
Wed July 2, 2014

Bytemarks Cafe: Bluetooth Low Energy

Joining us today is Dean Levitt from Mad Mimi to tell us what's new with contact management. Then we have Darrell Kim from Pacific New Media to tell us about his upcoming class on Wordpress. Finally, we'll talk to our friends from Cultur app and Happy Hour Pal about Bluetooth Low Energy and proximity services.