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Michael Maione


My podcast Technology Time MachineHost of Technology Time Machine. A self-proclaimed tech historian, known for my humorous approach to technology.

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Tell us about yourself – what is your background?

I have more than 40 years experience in the entertainment business ranging from professional disc jockey, musician, sound engineer and music producer. I have a passion for technology, inventions in TECH, and more. Oh, I should mention I am a singer/songwriter as well, and enjoy making up song parities. I use them from time to time in the podcast episodes to make a point, but mostly to get a laugh. "Got my gadgets and gizmos, my tech game strong. From the latest smartphones to AI gone wrong...

Why did you get into podcasting?

I embarked on my journey of starting a technology podcast fueled by my passion for both technology and entertaining others. I try and find innovative ways to captivate and engage audiences. The dynamic world of technology offers a treasure trove of fascinating topics, trends, and advancements that constantly leave people curious and eager to learn more. Through MICRO BREAK, I found the perfect medium to channel my love for entertaining while delving into the captivating realm of technology!

How did the idea for the show come about?

In today's fast-paced digital world, we are constantly bombarded with information, notifications, and demands that can leave us feeling mentally drained and disconnected. The MICRO BREAK podcast aims to be a digital oasis, providing listeners with short episodes to unplug, unwind, and regain focus in the midst of the tech chaos. The episodes are meant to be entertaining first, then educational. My main focus is to keep each episode on the subject and keep the listener engaged till the end.

What do you hope listeners take from the show?

My ultimate hope is that listeners will come away with a renewed sense of curiosity, and empowerment in their relationship with technology. As they stream my lively discussions, entertaining personal stories, and humorous explorations of the tech world, I aspire to ignite a spark of excitement and fascination within each listener. I hope they'll find themselves inspired to embrace the wonders of tech with a lighthearted approach, discovering new gadgets and trends.

What's been the biggest challenge for you?

Balancing the demands of hosting a podcast with personal and professional commitments can be a juggling act. However, despite these challenges, the rewards are great. The opportunity to share knowledge, connect with fellow tech enthusiasts, and contribute to the discourse surrounding technology makes it all worthwhile. The dedication, adaptability, and passion required to keep up a tech podcast ultimately fuel the drive to overcome obstacles and deliver valuable content to my listeners.

How can your listeners support your show?

Listeners can support the MICRO BREAK podcast in several ways. Firstly, they can subscribe to the podcast on their preferred platform and leave a positive review or rating, as this helps increase visibility and attract new listeners. Sharing episodes with friends, family, or on social media platforms also helps to spread the word about the podcast. Engaging with the content by commenting, providing feedback, or suggesting topics for future episodes can also help grow the show.

Any future plans that you'd like to share?

Looking ahead, the future plans for the MICRO BREAK podcast are brimming with excitement and innovation. As th continue to grow, I aim to expand my reach to a wider audience, captivating tech enthusiasts and individuals seeking respite from their tech-driven lives. There are no plans to make the show more serious. That's simply not me. It will always be entertaining, a bit funny, sometimes flat-out weird, and a tad wacky!

Anything else you'd like to share?

In conclusion, the MICRO BREAK podcast is a delightful fusion of technology, entertainment, and self-care. With its unique blend of lightheartedness and informative content, the podcast offers listeners a refreshing escape from the fast-paced digital world. It's the podcast for humans with the attention span of a gold fish! Dive in, swim around a bit, and jump out! Thanks for being good-Goodpods!

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