High-tech hail protection and crank radios helpful for spring weather By John Mark Dempsey • Apr 22, 2014 ShareTwitter Facebook Google+ Email Rick Miller The Blacklands Cafe's personal technology commentator Rick Miller says a new product will protect your car against hail, even if you have to leave it outside the garage. And Rick says crank-operated radios may not be high-tech, but they're sure good to have in event of a power failure. Listen Listening... / 9:00 Blacklands Cafe. Our personal technology commentator Rick Miller is the guest. KETR, John Mark Dempsey. Tags: Blacklands CafeRick Millerhailcrank-operated radios Related Content Community Seeds hosts community garden 2 years ago Commerce musicians -- the 'more the merrier' 2 years ago New Field House floor, softball facility in the works 2 years ago Large area not necessary for gardening 2 years ago Do similarities to '87 foretell stock-market crash? 2 years ago View the discussion thread.