Thursday, November 27, 2008

Second SeroTalk Podcast Holiday Special

Listen to the second SeroTalk podcast holiday special

Mike Calvo announced the official release of System Access 3.0, and $200 Black Friday discount from Nov 28 thru Dec. 1st. For more access for less, call 866-202-0520 or visit

Mike Calvo recommends the ultimate coffee, tea and hot chocolate maker technology called Tassimo. He recommends getting the Bosch brand TAS10 for $99 if you have filtered water, or the TAS45 for $129 if you need your water filtered

Michael lauf spoke with Tom bozikis with the
Better Business Bureau at

They discussed reading U.S. and Canadian business reliability reports at

filing a complaint at

online safety and the very informative

Tri-State BBB Consumer Education Blog at

Seven people recommend their favorite websites for purchases.

Four sites mentioned by two or more people were:


Three sites for comparing prices were mentioned: from Google


Other sites mentioned for computers, electronics and tech toys included:


For custom built computers and parts,

For audio gear like mixers and mics for musicians and DJs:


J&R Music -

Two sites for radios, antennas and communications gear:

C. Crane Company -


Daily special sites offering only one product per day updated at midnight:


For cell phones, GSM phones unbranded or also referred to as unlocked:


For fragrances: 


For books, music and movies:

For smaller and personal items:



Friday, November 14, 2008

SeroTalk Podcast

Hello, my name is Michael lauf. Some of you may remember me from the internet radio show called Handi-Talk back in 1999. I met many great peple from doing that program, including Mike Calvo.  I am excited to now be a part of the Serotek team as of November 3, 2008. In addition to taking the variety of content on the System Access Mobile Network to a whole new leverl, I will also be creating two podcasts each month.

SeroTalk is both a podcast and blog discussing ways people use access technology to improve the quality of life. The web site is

The website, podcast and blog will offer a wealth of information on new technologies, useful websites, cool software, education, information and entertainment. User comments will be read from those sending us e-mail.

Voicemails will be played from those calling a dedicated toll-free number which is 866-997-2522.
Persons can instantly recieve the latest podcasts and blog postings by adding the following URL to their web browser, RSS news reader or podcatcher

As I write this, we just posted our first podcast, showcasing ten new and exciting features in System Access version 3.0. You can hear our absolutely awesome voice chat technology in action as I talk with six other staff members including Mike Calvo, Ricky Enger, Matt Campbell, richard Wells, Brian Kevelighan and Raymond bishop.
Topics included: 64–bit support, simplified user menus, awesome voice chat technology, support for FireFox Web Browser Version 3, Microsoft Internet Explorer 8, refreshable braille support via the ALVA BC640 Braille display,
automatic updates and auto-repair, new and more-responsive Neospeech voices, 75 percent smaller and subsequently 75 percent faster start time for

support for iTunes 8.01, AllInPlay, and offline document scanning.
We also discuss the variety of new
economical and powerful Netbook computers.

We will play selected voicemails, and read selected e-mails during each podcast, as we are all about interaction. We hope you will sign up and provide feedback to our posts.