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DOJ Requests 2016's Net Neutrality Ruling to be Vacated | TWiT Bits

8/20/2018
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Denise Howell and Saurabh Vishnubhakat discuss updates on net neutrality, including California's S.B. 822 as well as the authority for future re-litigation. Full episode at twit.tv/twil430 You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:09:31

Leave Elon Alone! | TWiT Bits

8/19/2018
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Tesla tumbles after Musk laments his "most difficult and painful year." Watch the full episode: https://twit.tv/twit/680 Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Patrick Beja, Michael Nuñez, and Harry McCracken You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:12:30

Syncing an Old Palm Treo | TWiT Bits

8/19/2018
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Leo Laporte takes a call from Annie in Los Angeles, CA about how to get data off of an old Palm Treo and onto a new smartphone. Watch the full episode: https://twit.tv/ttg/1516 Host: Leo Laporte You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:11:37

Knightscope's Autonomous Security Robots | TWiT Bits

8/18/2018
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Autonomous security robot Knightscope K5 patrols TWiT Studio as Leo Laporte and Alex Lindsay speak to Knightscope co-founder and Chief Client Officer Stacy Dean Stephens about how they're eyeing to cut America's trillion-dollar crime problem in half on 'The New Screen Savers.' For the full episode, go to https://twit.tv/nss/170 Hosts: Leo Laporte and Alex Lindsay Guest: Stacy Dean Stephens You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:16:16

Watching Out for Online Scams | TWiT Bits

8/18/2018
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Leo Laporte talks about how to spot an online scam whether it is received in an email, pop up or phone call. For the full episode, visit twit.tv/ttg/1515 Host: Leo Laporte You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:09:33

Room Security Checks Disturb DEF CON Attendees | TWiT Bits

8/17/2018
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Lou Maresca, Heather Williams, Brian Chee, and Curt Franklin talk about the awkward and disturbing actions exhibited by the security staff at Caesars Palace during DEF CON 2018. Full episode at twit.tv/twiet304 You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:12:19

Sal Soghoian: Dictation Commands | TWiT Bits

8/17/2018
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Sal Soghoian shows Leo Laporte the power of MacOS automation using Dictation Commands. For the full episode, visit twit.tv/tri/360 Host: Leo Laporte Guest: Sal Soghoian You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:13:19

Analyzing "In My Life" by The Beatles | TWiT Bits

8/16/2018
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John Lennon and Paul McCartney have both separately claimed authorship of the music of "In My Life." Harvard statistician Mark Glickman employed detailed statistical analysis of The Beatles catalogue of music to determine who wrote it once and for all. Watch the full episode: https://twit.tv/tnw/45 Hosts: Jason Howell and Megan Morrone Guest: Mark Glickman You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:14:07

ARM's CPU Roadmap Targets Intel Performance | TWiT Bits

8/16/2018
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Ryan Shrout and Patrick Norton talk about the public CPU roadmap released by ARM, which outlines the relative performance of the Cortex-A76 as on-par with the Core i5-7300U Turbo Mode (using under 5W TDP). Full episode at twit.tv/twich479 You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:06:34

How to Get Fornite for Android | TWiT Bits

8/16/2018
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Since Fortnite is bypassing the Google Play Store, here's how to get Fortnite for Android without getting malware. Watch the full episode: https://twit.tv/twig/469 Hosts: Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, and Stacey Higginbotham You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:06:56

Windows 10 coming to Chromebooks? | TWiT Bits

8/16/2018
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Rumors on XDA-Developers point to Windows 10 coming to Chromebook Pixel and other high-end Chromebooks. Why would Google want to do this? For the full episode, visit twit.tv/ww/582 Hosts: Leo Laporte, Mary Jo Foley, and Paul Thurrott You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:07:03

Origin of Shotcut Video Editor | TWiT Bits

8/15/2018
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Dan Dennedy has been a Free/open source software developer on the Linux platform for 17 years when he first began by helping with Linux FireWire. That led into helping to develop the Kino DV video editor, eventually becoming its lead developer for many years. His work on Kino also led to his taking on maintenance for and growing dvgrab - a command line tool for video capture over FireWire. Around 2002, this open source hobby work began to reward him with contract work, and the sponsored...

Duration:00:06:25

Palm Pepito | TWiT Bits

8/14/2018
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Palm is apparently working on its first new smartphone since 2011 and renders of the Palm Pepito have leaked, revealing a compact design with a 3.3" display. Watch the full episode here: https://twit.tv/aaa/382 Hosts: Jason Howell and Ron Richards Guest: Michael Fisher You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:04:00

How to Keep Google from Tracking You | TWiT Bits

8/14/2018
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Just because you turn off your Location History in Google Maps doesn't mean that they aren't still tracking your location. Here's what you need to do to keep your location private. Full episode at twit.tv/sn/676 You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:05:53

Hacking the Mac at Black Hat and DEF CON | TWiT Bits

8/14/2018
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Security demonstrations at Black Hat and DEF CON 2018 include a remote macOS hack and invisible mouse clicks. Watch the full episode: https://twit.tv/mbw/623 Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, Rene Ritchie, and Alex Lindsay You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:04:25

Calculator Apps for the iPad | TWiT Bits

8/14/2018
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Leo Laporte and Megan Morrone discuss the best calculator apps for the iPad, iPhone, and Apple Watch. How does the well-designed PCalc from James Thomson compare to the MyScript Calculator that lets you use the Apple Pencil and detects your handwriting? Full episode at twit.tv/ios408 You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:04:57

Hack the Marines! | TWiT Bits

8/13/2018
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How the US government is hardening its digital security. Watch the full episode: https://twit.tv/twit/679 Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Matt Cutts, Florence Ion, and Sam Abuelsamid You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:03:47

Voting Machine Hacks at DefCon | TWiT Bits

8/12/2018
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11-year-old hacks Florida voting systems at DefCon and other voting security woes. Watch the full episode: https://twit.tv/twit/679 Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Matt Cutts, Sam Abuelsamid, and Florence Ion You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:07:26

Are 3D Printed Guns a Threat? | TWiT Bits

8/12/2018
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Leo Laporte answers a question about whether or not we should be concerned about 3D printed guns. Watch the full episode: https://twit.tv/ttg/1514 Host: Leo Laporte You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:07:21

100" 4K Smart Laser TV from Hisense | TWiT Bits

8/11/2018
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On The New Screen Savers show with Leo Laporte and Robert Heron, we take a look at the HUGE Hisense 100" 4K Ultra HD Smart Laser TV. This short throw laser projector and ambient light rejecting screen come with a monster price tag of $9K. Robert's give us his professional take on the picture quality. The unit also comes with two built-in Harman Kardon speakers and a wireless subwoofer and works with Amazon Alexa smart assistant. Buy the Hisense 100-inch 4K Ultra HD Smart Laser TV:...

Duration:00:15:56