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Dan Seifert

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Episode 199 - Talking Video Doorbells with Dan Seifert

The Smart Home Show

This week Adam & Richard welcome back Dan Seifert from The Verge to talk all about the Video Doorbells! They discuss some of the high-end models as well as what they would like to see in this category in the future. via Knit

1hr 22mins

14 Apr 2021

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Home: On #141 – Thread’s Back! with Dan Seifert from The Verge

Home: On - a DIY home automation podcast from The Digital Media Zone

Google discontinues Nest Secure while introducing new Nest products that feel a whole lot more Google than Nest. Plus product announcements from Feit, Yale, GE Lighting, and more…all with insights and perspective from The Verge’s Dan Seifert.This episode is brought to you by the new Ask This Old House Podcast.Listen to the episode here or download it.http://traffic.libsyn.com/thedigitalmediazone/homeon-ep141.mp3You’ll also find the show in these places:Apple PodcastsGoogle PodcastsSpotifyPandoraOur RSS FeedDid you like it? Please rate it in Apple Podcasts or on Stitcher.Show LinksGoogle discontinues its Google Nest Secure alarm systemGoogle’s Nest announces new smart thermostat with simpler design, lower priceNew smart products from FeitYale’s smart delivery box and smart cabinet lock are now on saleAmazon Echo (2020) Review: Music of the SphereC by GE rolls out new smart bulbs and light strips that don’t need a hubMeross Smart LED Light Bulb with HomeKit is now availableNanoleaf’s New Essential Line Is a More Affordable Take on Smart LightingSonos speakers can now communicate with General Electric appliancesAbode’s Outdoor Smart Camera doubles up as a video doorbellZTS MBT-1 Pulse Load battery testerFollow Dan on TwitterRead Dan’s reviews at The VergeHome: On is listed at Technology.FM, a curated collection of technology podcasts, including great shows like The HomeTech Podcast, The Food Tech Show, and The Smart Home Show, now co-hosted by Richard with Adam Justice.Featured ProductsIf you’re interested in any of the products mentioned in this show, consider using our affiliate links, below, to view or purchase them on Amazon.com. Don’t worry…nobody’s getting rich off of this; but it does help us keep the lights on (so to speak) at The DMZ.jQuery(document).ready(function($){var data={action:'asa_async_load',asin:'B08HRPDBFF',tpl:'dmz_box_vertical',params:'{"tpl":"dmz_box_vertical"}',nonce:'a045f41679'};if(typeof ajaxurl=='undefined'){var ajaxurl='https://www.thedigitalmediazone.com/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php'}$.post(ajaxurl,data,function(response){jQuery('#asa-e04eb0353c619657f40ff84309204915').html(response)})});jQuery(document).ready(function($){var data={action:'asa_async_load',asin:'B0861ZQZ3N',tpl:'dmz_box_vertical',params:'{"tpl":"dmz_box_vertical"}',nonce:'a045f41679'};if(typeof ajaxurl=='undefined'){var ajaxurl='https://www.thedigitalmediazone.com/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php'}$.post(ajaxurl,data,function(response){jQuery('#asa-de29b82349c1e0d3b83ba95f1a378d84').html(response)})});jQuery(document).ready(function($){var data={action:'asa_async_load',asin:'B07XKF5RM3',tpl:'dmz_box_vertical',params:'{"tpl":"dmz_box_vertical"}',nonce:'a045f41679'};if(typeof ajaxurl=='undefined'){var ajaxurl='https://www.thedigitalmediazone.com/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php'}$.post(ajaxurl,data,function(response){jQuery('#asa-86afa444e39499972d57676e9576dd07').html(response)})});jQuery(document).ready(function($){var data={action:'asa_async_load',asin:'B089CKFR9V',tpl:'dmz_box_vertical',params:'{"tpl":"dmz_box_vertical"}',nonce:'a045f41679'};if(typeof ajaxurl=='undefined'){var ajaxurl='https://www.thedigitalmediazone.com/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php'}$.post(ajaxurl,data,function(response){jQuery('#asa-84f1d48822713dcf91f2df1a6ae39245').html(response)})});jQuery(document).ready(function($){var data={action:'asa_async_load',asin:'B000FQG1XE',tpl:'dmz_box_vertical',params:'{"tpl":"dmz_box_vertical"}',nonce:'a045f41679'};if(typeof ajaxurl=='undefined'){var ajaxurl='https://www.thedigitalmediazone.com/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php'}$.post(ajaxurl,data,function(response){jQuery('#asa-e6afaad3feb85f87ed20f32c98a488cd').html(response)})});Inquire about sponsorship opportunities at info@thedigitalmediazone.com The post Home: On #141 – Thread’s Back! with Dan Seifert from The Verge appeared first on The Digital Media Zone.


29 Oct 2020

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Episode 172 - Amazon Fall Extravaganza w/ Special Guest Dan Seifert

The Smart Home Show

Adam & Richard welcome special guest Dan Seifert from the Verge to talk all about Amazons fall event and all the new hardware and services announced. via Knit

1hr 15mins

7 Oct 2019

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Tesla Model 3 and Moto Z2 Force with Dan Seifert of the Verge

Mobile Tech Podcast with tnkgrl Myriam Joire

Guest Dan Seifert of the Verge joins me to discuss the Tesla Model 3 vs. the Chevy Bolt, the Moto Z2 Force & 360 Camera Mod, Nokia 6, the Essential Phone delay, and everything we love and hate about the current crop of handsets. Be ready for a tech adventure! Dan Seifert: https://twitter.com/dcseifert Tesla Model 3 ships: http://jalopnik.com/the-tesla-model-3-long-range-trim-can-go-310-miles-on-a-1797356952 Tesla Model 3 first drive: http://www.motortrend.com/cars/tesla/model-3/2018/exclusive-tesla-model-3-first-drive-review/ Dan's Chevy Bolt review: https://www.theverge.com/2017/5/31/15714150/chevrolet-bolt-electric-car-video-review My Moto Z2 Force review: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M-3rAXxbMls Dan's Nokia 6 review: https://www.theverge.com/2017/7/28/16052166/nokia-6-amazon-smartphone-review-price-release Essential Phone delay: https://www.theverge.com/2017/7/21/16008708/essential-phone-release-date-andy-rubin-august The Verge Guidebook: https://www.theverge.com/2017/7/24/16016972/verge-guidebook-tech-reviews-how-to-best-of-editors-choice

1hr 11mins

3 Aug 2017

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Alexa, Is Jeff Bezos Spying on Me? (Guest: Dan Seifert, Senior Editor, The Verge)

Pivot with Kara Swisher and Scott Galloway

Kara Swisher and Lauren Goode talk with The Verge's Dan Seifert about Amazon's efforts to top virtual assistants like Siri and Google Now with its own assistant, Alexa, which can be found in products like the Amazon Echo and Fire TV. They are joined by one of the newest Alexa-ready gadgets, the Amazon Tap, which is activated with the press of a button rather than the user's voice. Kara, Lauren and Dan answer your questions about whether the Echo, Tap and Amazon Dot are worth the money and if you should be concerned about your privacy when your tech is listening to you.


8 Apr 2016

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007 : Getting The Verge to take notice with Dan Seifert

Novice No Longer Podcast: Escape Novice-dom and Build The Life You Want With Dann Berg

When you’re launching a new product or service, getting press on a website like The Verge can really be the deciding factor between massive success and slipping into obscurity. Yet entrepreneurs still make the same mistakes, over and over, when emailing and pitching journalists. Dan Seifert is a Reviews Editor at The Verge and his email inbox is constantly full of pitches from both solo entrepreneurs and professional marketing companies. In this week’s episode of the podcast, we talk about which emails get replies and which get instantly archived. He also shares the common marketing tactic that comes off as insulting, and how to best build a rapport with journalists before pitching. After listening to this podcast, you’ll be able to write pitches better than 90 percent of your competitors. And that’s not an exaggeration. Here’s what we chat about: How journalists manage their oft-overwhelming inboxes The simple mistake that will greatly increase your change of being ignored Tactics for getting noticed if you see a competitor get press How to use Twitter to get noticed One essential element of a PR email that so many people forget Should you email a full pitch or just a teaser to see if they want more info? How The Verge communicates with each other behind the scenes What you should do if you want to be noticed by Dan right now Links mentioned in this show include: Managing your inbox with two simple folders The quantified workout: one run, eight trackers Did you enjoy this episode? Thank Dan on Twitter! If you thought this episode of the podcast was interesting, take a few seconds and let Dan know by clicking the link below to share via Twitter: Click here to thank Dan on Twitter! Comments? Have you written any pitches that have fallen flat? Let us know in the comments below! Can’t get enough? There’s a new episode every week, so subscribe to stay in the loop! I have some amazing guests lined up that you won’t want to miss! Click here to subscribe via iTunes Click here to subscribe via Stitcher Click here to subscribe via RSS (non-iTunes feed) If you have a moment, I’d also really appreciate you leaving an honest rating and review of the Novice No Longer podcast. It helps immensely with iTunes search and ranking, and helps other people discover this new show. You can rate it by clicking here. The Novice No Longer Podcast intro music was composed by the talented Will Larche. Thanks again for listening! The post 007 : Getting The Verge to take notice with Dan Seifert first appeared on Novice No Longer.


13 Feb 2014