Episode 112: A Nice Sounding Burning Piano

It’s list week! So we arbitrarily rank music and video games released in 2019.

Show Notes:

00:00:04 – An Aside On Opus
00:09:22 – Cristian’s Top Albums
00:31:40 – Sadiq’s Top Albums
00:49:54 – Sadiq’s GOTY’s
01:07:39 – Cristian’s GOTY’s

Our albums of the year

Cristian’s albums of the year:

  • IGOR – Tyler, The Creator
  • Snaxx – MNDSGN
  • All My Heroes Are Cornballs – JPEGMAFIA
  • When I Get Home – Solange
  • So Much Fun! – Young Thug

Sadiq’s albums of the year:

  • Anderson .Paak – Ventura
  • clipping. – There Existed An Addiction to Blood
  • TAEYEON – Purpose
  • Taylor Swift – Lover

Wait we forgot:

  • Homecoming – Beyoncè

Our Games of the Year

Sadiq’s games of the year:

Cristian’s games of the year:

This is not a good game but:

  • Kingdom Hearts 3

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Episode 111: Into The Reach

Halo Reach is a 10 year old game that by virtue of just existing has a better business model and set of content than any FPS game released this year, we talk about it for an hour.

Show Notes:

Halo Reach:

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Episode 110: Hackers 2: Own The Information

Sadiq and Cristian talk about having to reinstall software, super low level software, encrypted network software, and then video game streaming software.

Show Notes:

00:00:05 – eGPU Follow Up
00:16:09 – Google’s Attempts To Mainline Android Kernel Support
00:25:48 – DNS, DOH, and DOT
00:44:15 – Google Stadia: Officially Launched

eGPU Follow Up:

Android and Linux:

DNS Wars:

Google Stadia:

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Episode 109: 2020 Let’s Get You On Funkwhale

Sadiq and Cristian talk about space capitalism video games, Apple finally fixing their keyboards, and take advantage of a boring Windows 10 update to Go90* about eGPUs.

*Go90 is a registered trademark of Verizon LLC, used without permission

Show Notes:

00:00:17 – The Outer World (Spoilers)
00:25:22 – The Outer Worlds (Not Spoilers)
00:32:25 – 16 Inch Macbook Pro
00:53:10 – Windows 10 November 2019 Update (but really eGPUs)

Video Games Corner:

16-inch MacBook Pro:

Windows 10 November Update:

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Episode 108: Moral High Ground

Sadiq and Cristian talk about AirPods, take a big detour into audiophile land, laugh at WearOS, and ThinQ about BlizzCon.

Show Notes:

00:00:34 – Notifications on iOS
00:05:42 – AirPods Pro
00:25:06 – Google Buys Fitbit
00:32:41 – BlizzCon (Part 1, Politics Discourse)
00:46:45 – BlizzCon (Part 2, Games Talk)

Airpods Pro:

Fitbit:

Blizzcon:

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Episode 107: I’m glad I don’t own any of these things, because I don’t trust these fuckers

Sadiq and Cristian talk about the latest Google hardware products while making fun of Blizzard and exploring Sadiq’s deep hatred for WiFi.

Show Notes:

00:01:12 – Pixel 4
00:17:35 – Pixelbook Go
00:28:27 – Pixel Buds
00:33:36 – Nest Hardware
00:45:03 – Stadia
00:58:22 – RIP Daydream and Clips

Google October Event

Pixel 4:

Pixelbook:

Pixel Buds:

Home and Nest:

Stadia:

Product Shutdowns:

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Episode 106: Better Than Electron

Sadiq and Cristian talk some more about Destiny 2, discuss the latest Wired piece on the PlayStation 5 and then go deep into the latest macOS release.

Show Notes:

00:00:33 – Destiny 2 Follow Up
00:09:36 – Sony Confirms More Information About The PlayStation 5
00:21:35 – macOS Catalina

Destiny 2 Followup:

  • Sadiq talks about Destiny 2

Wired’s PS5 Article:

macOS Catalina:

Reviews:

Other:

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Episode 105: I’m Not Bringing the DAC To The Gym

Sadiq and Cristian talk about Microsoft’s October hardware event and Destiny 2: Shadowkeep. We also fall in and out of love with eGPUs and Bluetooth headphones.

Show Notes:

00:00:04 – Surface Laptop 3
00:10:19 – Surface Pro 7
00:15:56 – Surface Pro X
00:27:03 – Surface Buds
00:40:44 – Surface Neo
00:50:00 – Surface Duo
00:58:38 – Destiny 2: Shadowkeep

Microsoft’s Surface Event:

Destiny 2 To The Moon Edition:

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Episode 104: Windows Phone 8.1 Had The Best Keyboard

Show Notes:

This week we talk about all the important new Apple OS releases and also Apple Arcade.

00:00:06 – Introduction: tvOS?
00:02:01 – iOS 13
00:42:58 – iPadOS
00:56:49 – WatchOS 6
01:06:18 – Sadiq’s Series 5
01:18:57 – Apple Arcade

iOS and iPadOS 13:

watchOS 6:

Apple Arcade:

Episode 103: Apple TV+ Is Not For The Teens

Sadiq and Cristian somehow manage to record while Cristian is out in the middle of the woods tethering from one bar of LTE. This week we talk about the Apple Fall iPhone Event.

Show Notes:

00:00:33 – Apple Arcade
00:05:29 – Apple TV+
00:08:46 – New iPad
00:11:54 – Apple Watch Series 5
00:24:56 – iPhone 11
00:34:54 – iPhones 11 Pro

Apple Special Event

Services

Hardware

Miscellaneous and interesting stuff

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