Episode 234 – Off Grid Communications with the goTenna

An interview with Jorge Perdomo, co-founder of the goTenna. The goTenna is a unique device that allows you to send text and map data from one smartphone to another, without the need for the cellular phone infrastructure. Whether in an urban city or out in the field, the goTenna allows you to communicate with others goTenna users. In this interview, Jorge and I discuss the abilities of using the goTenna and your smartphone.

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Prepper News Watch for August 13, 2014

Special Ebola Coverage Actually, there’s not much to report. Yesterday, the CDC’s Ebola update states 1013 deaths so far. On August 4th, there were 932 deaths. This is only an average of 8 deaths per day; still not the global death panic some people are making it out to be. Prepping and General Interest Power Failure: A Taste of Doomsday The Benefits of Rosehip Syrup How to Use Pool Shock to Purify Water Foot Care and Survival 8 Survival Principles Every Kid Should Learn Making Hominy is Easy and Inexpensive Survival Toolkits for Your House Optical Eye Glasses and Dentures … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for August 12, 2014

Special Ebola Coverage Want to Know Why Healthcare Workers are Becoming Infected with Ebola? With 170 Ebola Healthcare Workers Infected, WHO Warns ‘No End in Sight’ Ebola as Biological Weapon? Prepping and General Interest Special: Ferguson Looting Lawless AZ Crowd Swarm Tucson Police, Attempt to Stop Arrest of Illegal Immigrant Ferguson, St.Louis Violence Continues: Protesters Warn “The Revolution Won’t Be Televised” Ferguson Is A Perfect Example Of How Quickly The Streets Of America Can Descend Into Chaos Total Breakdown In Less Than 24 Hours: Images and Videos of Missouri Riots and Looting Ferguson Riots: North County Business Owners (Some Armed) … Continue reading

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Want to Know Why Healthcare Workers are Becoming Infected with Ebola?

Infection control is not fun. Having to wear a hazard suit and/or gown, mask, gloves, goggles, hood, and boots/booties is very hot and uncomfortable. Try wearing an N95 mask for 8 hours and see how well you fare. People will cut corners any chance they get to increase their comfort. If you don’t decontaminate properly, infection is likely. Simply put: lack of proper personal protective equipment (PPE) and infection control is why healthcare workers are getting infected. When you don’t protect 100% of your body from infected patients, the odds of you contracting the disease increases dramatically. You must consider … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for August 11, 2014

Special Ebola Coverage – Note: Inflammatory articles about Ebola will no longer appear in the Prepper News Watch. ** Don’t forget to listen my latest podcast about Ebola ** West African Ebola outbreak caused by new strain of disease: study | Reuters Ebola Virus – Why Has It Spread So Far, So Fast? Prepping and General Interest 8 Smart Ways to Teach Kids about Survival and Prepping 5 Common Food-Storing Mistakes Scope Review: Lucid M7 Sight Scope Saves Owner from Improper Powder Load Should you bother making things from scratch? Start Now for Fall Onions Wildfire Season: Harden your Home … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for August 8, 2014

Listen Now! Episode 233 – Ebola: Stop Panicking, Here’s Why Special Ebola Coverage WHO Declares “Health Emergency”, Admits “Stretched To Limit” On “Out Of Control” Ebola Outbreak As Nigeria Cases Soar Ebola Outbreak ‘One Flight Away’ From US From Alerts U.S.A. – First reported case of Ebola in Mexico City? Ebola Cases DOUBLING every month Prepping and General Interest It Doesn’t Take Much Land To Grow A Lot Of Food Ammo Prices: 08/08/2014 Energy: Don’t Sweat It! Holistic and Herbal Aids for Allergies Raising a family off-grid requires very careful planning Top 30 Medicinal Plants To Learn For Survival Has … Continue reading

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Episode 233 – Ebola: Stop Panicking, Here’s Why

Announcements Toledo, Ohio water issue! Urgent water notice! – This microcystin toxin demonstrates why filters and other treatments may not be effective, and is a perfect example of why you need to store water for drinking, cooking and bathing. More information on filtering this toxin with water filters. Solution: Store Water! Want to be on a TV Show? I received an email from Joanna Balin: A documentary production crew is looking for free-minded thinkers who have experience living off the grid, or are currently living in the Alaskan wilderness.  People with strong hunting and archery skills, survivalists, and experts in … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for August 7, 2014

Is Ebola really a concern? Are we all doomed? Check out my podcast tomorrow and find out! Special Ebola Coverage It Is Becoming Clear – We Are NOT Prepared For An Ebola Pandemic Report: Ebola Virus Spread Because of Lax Quarantine Enforcement Ebola Tested Across the Nation; Government Suppresses Info CDC Refuses to Identify Where Previous Ebola Tests Originated Top Ebola Doctor Warns: Likely Many More Cases of Ebola in Africa than Reported Report: W.H.O. Considering Emergency Ebola Decree Ebola is not a homeland security risk…but insufficient public health funding is Ebola: The Next Great Pandemic? Prepping and General Interest … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for August 6, 2014

Special Ebola Coverage (Again, just to note; the articles posted here are for information only and do not necessarily reflect the opinion of this site.) “Ebola Is A Plague”; Bodies Dumped On Streets; Nigerian Nurse Dies: Full Ebola Epidemic Roundup CDC Getting Dozens Of Calls ‘About People Who Are Ill After Traveling In Africa’ Prepping for an Ebola Lockdown: No one goes out, no one comes in A Cure For Ebola? Prepping and General Interest How to Boost Your Benchrest Shooting Skills 1,000 yard shot with 9mm Cabela’s Exclusive 1911 Pistols Essential Survival Show – Learning About Natural Yeast with … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for August 5, 2014

Special Ebola Coverage – These news articles on Ebola to not necessarily represent the opinion of this website. They are presented here for information only. Why the Heck Are We Bringing Ebola Patients Into the U.S.? Second Ebola Patient Arrives In US: Complete Ebola News Summary What Will It Mean If The Potential Ebola Victim In New York City Actually Has The Virus? HHS Sec and CDC Director Meet with African Officials About Ebola Outbreak World health officials panic at rapid spread of Ebola: 30,000 possibly exposed from US victim How Long Can You Store Water In Plastic Containers? Is … Continue reading

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