Episode 79: 8K + AI + 5G + TOILET

CES.

God, why?

This week is CES. Pray for us.

Content Warning: Mild Politics, Shitposting

Show Notes:

00:00:37 – Apple Updates Guidance For Earnings

00:08:33 – Nvidia’s 65inch 4K HDR TV

00:15:47 – Apple Is Putting iTunes On Samsung TVs

00:19:00 – SMART TOILET

00:25:37 – New Laptop Ryzen Chips

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Episode 78: Sliding Scale Of Marginal Shittyness

Sadiq and Cristian talk shit about 2018 for an hour.

Content Warning: Politics, Mild Lewd Talk, Hot Takes

Show Notes:

00:01:00 – Supermicro Bloomberg Story

00:05:48 – Google+

00:10:35 – Facebook’s Trash Year

00:19:53 – Sadiq’s Favorite Video Games

00:41:05 – Video Game Busts

00:51:48 – Gadget Lightning Round

The Best Worst Tech Stories of this year

Best Games of the Year

  • Forza Horizon 4
  • Assassin’s Creed Odyssey
  • Spiderman
  • God of War
  • Hitman 2
  • Dead Cells

Worst Games of the Year

  • Fallout 76
  • Diablo Immortal announcement at Blizzcon 2018

Gadgets:

  • Busts
    • Pixel Slate
    • WearOS
    • Facebook Portal
    • Every Windows 10 Major Update
    • iPad Pro Productivity
    • Every Major Social Network
    • Mastodon feature updates
    • USB C
  • Good Shit
    • Dark mode in macOS Mojave
    • USB C
    • Xbox Games Pass
    • iOS 12
  • wtf, lol
    • Our privacy amirite
    • Intel’s release cycle

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Episode 77: Federated Porn Apps

Sadiq and Cristian follow up again on Game Stores, Sadiq has a problem with the new Planetside game, and we then discuss the recent Tumblr content policy change.

Show Notes:

00:00:00 – Discord’s Game Store Rev Share

00:12:31 – Sadiq Rants About Planetside

00:19:07 – Tumblr

Games:

PlanetSide Arena:

Tumblr:

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Episode 76: Are The Kids Still Using Arch Linux?

Sadiq and Cristian follow up on the new Epic Games Store, take a short trip to Dongletown, and spend the rest of the episode yelling about the web.

Show Notes:

00:00:00 – The Epic Games Store

00:10:08 – Dongletown

00:14:40 – NPM Package Flatmap Compromised

00:30:28 – Microsoft Switching To Chromium Base For Edge

Follow up:

What:

NPM:

The Web:

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Episode 75: Organize With ListServe!

Sadiq and Cristian talk about their new computers, more Dragonfly news, video games, and media online.

Content Warning: Politics

Show Notes:

00:00:00 – Sadiq’s and Cristian’s New Computers
00:27:13 – An Update On Dragonfly
00:37:14 – Valve Changing Steam Revenue Share
00:44:43 – Fortnite Star Ninja Made An EDM Album
00:47:31 – Rookie Mag Shutting Down

New Computers:

Google Dragonfly:

Games:

Other:

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Episode 74: Nice For What? We’re Dragonborn

Sadiq and Cristian talk about Fallout 76, Pokemon Let’s Go!, and this weeks New York Times investigation of Facebook.

Content Warning: Politics

Show Notes:

00:00:00 – Fallout 76

00:13:47 – Pokemon Let’s Go!

00:24:42 – Facebook’s Bad Week

Fallout 76:

Pokemon:

Facebook:

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Episode 73: Monthly Arch Linux Installs On A Dell Latitude

Sadiq and Cristian take this week to talk about all of the major computing hardware releases this season. We also have a candid and very 🔥 discussion on just what exactly is a computer.

Show Notes:

00:01:08 – Surface Studio 2

00:08:07 – Surface Pro 6 and Surface Laptop 2

00:14:26 – Mac Mini (2018)

00:22:35 – Macbook Air (2018)

00:38:32 – iPad Pro (2018)

01:14:06 – Pixel Slate

Microsoft:

Apple:

Google:

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Episode 72: Y’all Could Just Quit

KRUSTY KRAB UNFAIR, from spongebob

Sadiq and Cristian talk about recent game releases which then turns into a discussion of working conditions inside games studios and this week’s walkout at Google.

Content Warning: Politics, Sexual Harassment, Food

Show Notes:

00:00:52 – Forza Horizon 4

00:19:28 – Call Of Duty Black Ops 4

00:26:40 – Assassin’s Creed Odyssey

00:47:43 – Red Dead Redemption 2

01:06:07 – Telltale Games Closing

01:11:16 – Google’s Sexual Harassment Issue

Games:

Techpol:

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Episode 71: KDE Is Now A Part Of The Republic Of Gamers

Season 3 is here! Sadiq and Cristian catch up on major phone releases and major software releases from the past couple of months. Also a candid discussion of gaming phones.

Show Notes:

00:01:19 – iPhone Xs and Xs Max
00:12:37 – iPhone Xr
00:23:34 – Pixel 3 and 3 XL
00:31:47 – GAMING Phones
00:44:48 – Windows 10 October 2018 Update
00:49:13 – iOS 12
00:57:11 – watchOS 5
01:05:02 – macOS Mojave

Phones:

Software:

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Episode 70: One Hundred Dollar Hole In My Heart

Sadiq and Cristian talk about how culture and how software and games continuously changing and updating reflects in our conversations of that culture.

Content Warning: Lewd, Politics, Food

Show Notes:

00:00:00 – Some Brief Apple News
00:09:18 – Rolling Release Games And The Conversations We Have Around Them

Apple Removes Group FaceTime From iOS 12 and macOS Mojave, Says It’ll Launch Later This Year

Video Game Expectations in the era of the rolling release:

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