Circuit Breakers



Jax talk about his past experiences and what's coming up in Internet of Things. There will be a weekly guest that are part of the maker or IoT community.


  • Episode 23 with special guest Jessica Vittorio

    31/12/2018 Duración: 36min

    With our final episode of 2018, we speak with Jessica Vittorio, a person of the startup community in Dallas. We talk about the new trends for 2019 in creation and content creation. We may not be building IoT right now, but it all plays in together for IoT stuff. Find more about Jessica here: Her firm can be found here:

  • Episode 22 with special guest Peter DeNagy of IoT Americas

    10/09/2018 Duración: 38min

    This week we release a special episode of Circuit Breakers talking to Pete DeNagy. A longtime leader of IoT, outside of being Mr. IoT all over America and the world. Pete talks to us about his new company and exciting things going on: some of the cool things you can see here: especially about the states that are deploying some cutting-edge solutions. Look for Pete at Mobile World Congress America 2018 in Los Angeles.

  • Episode 17 with special guest Raj Daniels

    28/08/2018 Duración: 37min

    Raj Daniels is always one of my favorites to learn from and to just grab a great cup of coffee with. I am so glad we had some time to chat and learn about what Raj is doing now and about his new book. Our audience can find his book: on Amazon. As always our guests can be reached out to, and in Raj's case you can go to his website:

  • Episode 18 with special guest Adam Crossno of OnAsset

    18/07/2018 Duración: 32min

    We talked to Adam Crossno founder of IoT Asset Tracking Company OnAsset. OnAsset was one of the first in-flight FAA certified asset tracking devices that also worked worldwide. Adam also talks about his valuable lessons learned as both a startup founder and specifically a hardware startup founder. Find out more about Adam on his LinkedIn page:

  • Episode 16 with special guests Coffee with Kyles

    14/05/2018 Duración: 37min

    This is an extra fun episode where we crossed over Coffee with Kyles and Circuit Breakers. We learn about LinkedIn and more with this episode and more. Find Coffee with Kyles here: It's a fun watch every single time.

  • Episode 15 Special Remote Episode Dallas Startup Week

    08/05/2018 Duración: 48min

    If you missed the events at Dallas Startup Week, this episode was recorded live at the event and has a follow-on discussion around IoT with special guest Jim Williamson with Capstone Metering.

  • Episode 06 Circuit Breakers w special guest Maria Brackenridge

    29/04/2018 Duración: 24min

    Join us while we talk smart cities with special guest Maria Brackenridge who can be found on linkedin here:

  • episode 14 Circuit Breakers podcast with special guest Jim Williamson

    16/04/2018 Duración: 31min

    Jim Williamson with capstone metering talks about water, connected meters, and smart homes. To find out more about capstone metering look up more here: and to find out more about Jim find him on linkedin here:

  • Episode 12 Circuit Breakers Jax SXSW Special – Madelynn Martiniere and Cameron Burgess

    16/03/2018 Duración: 32min

    We were live at SXSW in Austin. This episode is a variant of what we normally do but you get to learn how makerspace folks evolve in the world to create great workshops and whatelse may happen. Find Madeline here: and Cameron Here

  • Episode 11 Circuit Breakers Jax with guest Ed Hightower

    16/03/2018 Duración: 32min

    Ed is one of the most connected and smartest folks you’ll ever meet. He is also unbelievably generous with his knowledge and time. If you can find ed for a coffee meeting and see what you can learn. We talk about the new weightless standards that have evolved and how LoRA, and various other connectivity options exist and where the market is going. You can find Ed on LinkedIn here:

  • Episode 10 Circuit Breakers Jax with guest Christian Richie

    16/03/2018 Duración: 56min

    We hit the big 10 mark; it looks like we may become a thing, please reach out to us and let us know what you’d like to hear via Instagram, Facebook or LinkedIn. Christian is an old friend, and we get to chat about all sorts of cool stuff. You can find him on LinkedIn here:

  • Episode 09 Circuit Breakers Jax with guest Yeshwant Mutusamy

    12/02/2018 Duración: 35min

    This week we talk about intelligent learning, patents and searching them. We also talk about audio and where things are going.

  • Episode 07 Circuit Breakers Jax with guest AK from Know Things

    04/02/2018 Duración: 22min

    This episode is a week later than we recorded. We have finally started catching up from CES 2018. A K is the founder and CEO of KnowThings a machine learning platform that simulates lots of things at once to build a better product. You can learn more about know things at: and A K is also the CTO of his wife's farm funkin fresh farms in the Dallas area. Look for more about the farm coming soon.

  • Episode 07 Circuit Breakers Jax with guest Noel Geren

    07/01/2018 Duración: 31min

    This episode was recorded during the holidays and the last one of 2017. Noel announces a new company he is working on as well as his current company Sprinkl ( We will have more after CES and there is so much to come during 2018. To find out more about Noel you can find him at

  • Episode 05 Circuit Breakers - Jax & Guest Kurt Kelly

    03/12/2017 Duración: 32min

    This week we talk about IoT and what our special guest Kurt Kelley is up to around the world. Kurt has been working in the IoT space for quite some time. Although he can't talk about his current projects specifically we do talk about what the landscape looks like and how to avoid some of the pitfalls we have both seen in the industry. We also chat about what the next big things are in 2018 and what to expect. More can be found for Kurt at or find him on twitter @kurtkelley (

  • Circuit Breakers Episode 4 w\ Mark Langford

    24/11/2017 Duración: 21min

    We are finally back after a very long time. We'll be coming from a new studio more on that soon. In the meantime enjoy catching up with our guest from Aberfoyle Associates Mark Langford. You can find out more about Mark at and contact him there. I was a bit nervous coming back, it seems we all will start somewhere. P.S. thanks to Kyle Kondas for engineering this episode for me.

  • Episode 03 Circuit Breakers -Jax & Guest Peter Swanson

    28/09/2015 Duración: 21min

    In this episode while Jay @BlueJayConcepts is off getting hitched we talk to Peter Swanson about what he’s doing with drones. Peter is working with fixed wing drones not the new fancier rotary style or quad copter style drones. Peter goes a little deep on the history dating back to before radios and even remote controls, GASP! We even talk about the science behind flying at different altitudes, touch on what it takes for batteries on your quad copter versus fixed wing gasoline powered engines that are super efficient. The best part we declassify peter’s work a bit since the microphone loosens his lips. We’ll have peter back for more for the future, we just got him started this time. Hope you enjoy and we’ll be back to regularly scheduled fun next episode @jax989 (Jax) and @bluejayconcepts (Jay) the guys who really break circuits every so often. Hope you enjoy and we’ll be back to regularly scheduled fun next episode @jax989 (Jax) and @bluejayconcepts (Jay) the guys who really break circuits every s

  • Episode 02 Circuit Breakers - Jay and Jax Guest Chirag Gupta

    18/08/2015 Duración: 22min

    In this week’s episode we start covering more about tech and what’s going on around us. Jay finds out about gaming with Screeps MMOG - Jax talks about Patrick’s cabinets, and raspberry pi downloads to turn your pi into an arcade system ( Our Guest Chirag Gupta jumps in with gaming as well: Ludum Dare Game Jam: We also get nerdy with AutoDesk and how they can help you design some of your hardware or help with needs. Dallas is getting a new Hardware Accelerator Rebel Dallas Hardware Accelerator - and @IzzyDiChiara is the person to talk to about them. Maybe a future guest. Finally as we talk education with Chirag we learn about the Fall Tech Splash:

  • Episode 01 Circuit Breakers - Jay and Jax

    11/08/2015 Duración: 18min

    This is our premier episode with Blu J Concepts (@blujconcepts) and Jax (@jax989) talking about all things hardware in Dallas and beyond. We realized there aren't that many good Internet of Things, Maker Podcasts out there and would like to find out more. In this episode we talk about Microsoft's Hololens, Node Bots DFW, Thermoelectric chargers, and a few other things. some of the show links: nodebots can be found at t-pod we'll have more soon...