Tech Trends Podcast

Join AMT’s intelli-gents, Ben and Steve, and geek out over the latest tech.

Tune in to past episodes!
AMT Tech Trends: Homemade chips

AMT Tech Trends: Homemade chips Episode 58: Steve talks about how the chip shortage is helping the sellers of used motor vehicles including motorcycles. Benjamin is impressed by a new multi-function desktop machine tool on Kickstarter coming to market soon.

Learn More
AMT Tech Trends: Automation Boom(er)

AMT Tech Trends: Automation Boom(er) Episode 52: Stephen tears off into a rant about self-checkout and how without it we wouldn’t have curbside pickup at grocery stores. Benjamin shares some vehicle performance data from his recent road trip to Tail of the Dragon. Ben then introduces ...

Learn More
AMT Tech Trends: Mil-Spec Madness

AMT Tech Trends: Mil-Spec Madness Episode 53: Ben’s fed up with seeing Spot the robot dog dancing and not working. Steve saw farming equipment at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. Benjamin declares AI must get read up on material science to help put a stop to worldwide waste.

Learn More
AMT Tech Trends: Olympic Metal

AMT Tech Trends: Olympic Metal Episode 54: Ben and Steve get up to speed with the Tokyo Olympics. Stephen mentions two potentially aerospace-grade additive materials. Ben continues with the Army’s investment in next-gen materials research. Steve follows with cutting-edge consumer AVGs.

Learn More
AMT Tech Trends: Made On Earth

AMT Tech Trends: Made On Earth Ben and Steve wrap up their thoughts on the Tokyo Olympics. Stephen starts a discussion with Benjamin regarding “made in the USA.” Ben transitions to cybersecurity and cyber-physical attacks on the manufacturing industry.

Learn More
AMT Tech Trends: Cam Shafted

AMT Tech Trends: Cam Shafted Episode 51: Ben and Steve share their pre-college manufacturing and tradecraft education and experiences. Stephen claims Boston is the new Switzerland in terms of precision manufacturing. Benjamin talks about the precision of manufacturing electric...

Learn More
AMT Tech Trends: Wolf Froth

AMT Tech Trends: Wolf Froth Episode 50: Ben and Steve are excited to be going back to the office soon! Benjamin tries to open with an article on printing crack-free tungsten, but Steve keeps interrupting with random facts about one of his favorite elements. Stephen compares Tesla...

Learn More
AMT Tech Trends: Givin' it Some Gas

AMT Tech Trends: Givin' it Some Gas Episode 49: Benjamin and Stephen deflagrate into a heated discussion over the recent gas pipeline breach. Ben eases into an article about robots with a gentle touch. Steve gets wowed by 3D printed wood. Benjamin explains Rolls-Royce...

Learn More