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 11 months ago Commerce musicians -- the 'more the merrier' 12 months ago New Field House floor, softball facility in the works 12 months ago Large area not necessary for gardening 12 months ago Do similarities to '87 foretell stock-market crash? 12 months ago View the discussion thread.