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Google Pixel 3 XL Review | TWiT Bits

10/20/2018
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On The New Screen Savers, Leo Laporte gives his hands-on review of Google's new flagship Android phone, the Pixel 3 XL, putting the camera to the test on the streets of San Francisco. For the full episode, go to https://twit.tv/nss/179 Hosts: Leo Laporte and Iain Thomson You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:16:10

ONWASA Fighting Ransomware Post-Hurricane Florence | TWiT Bits

10/19/2018
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Lou Maresca, Curt Franklin, and Brian McHenry discuss North Carolina's Onslow Water and Sewer Authority, and their fight against ransomware attackers who took advantage of the chaos/stress of crisis time. Full episode at twit.tv/twiet313 You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:12:30

FBI Forces FaceID to Unlock a Phone | TWiT Bits

10/19/2018
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Denise Howell, Matt Curtis and Stefan Szpajda talk with Fred Jennings about the FBI forcing a suspect to unlock their iPhone using Face ID. For the full episode, visit twit.tv/twil/439 Hosts: Denise Howell, Matt Curtis, and Stefan Szpajda Guest: Fred Jennings You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:10:38

How Duolingo Hires | TWiT Bits

10/18/2018
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Megan Morrone and Jason Howell speak to Christine Raetsch from popular language-learning app Duolingo about how the company achieved a 50:50 gender ratio for new software engineer hires and why they're aiming for 50:50 gender breakdown company-wide. Many of the responses to the tweet were critical of the company, arguing against hiring people because of their gender, saying that it was insulting to women and worse. Raetsch clarifies the company's recruiting and hiring process and offers...

Duration:00:15:16

Helm Personal Server for Email Privacy | TWiT Bits

10/18/2018
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Patrick Norton and Allyn Malventano discuss the Helm personal email server, a small $499 device that runs out of the user's home. Every year of service after the first year will cost $99. Full episode at twit.tv/twich488 You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:03:45

Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen Passes Away | TWiT Bits

10/17/2018
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Leo Laporte, Mary Jo Foley and Paul Thurrott talk about Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen's legacy not only in Microsoft but on the world. For the full episode, visit twit.tv/ww/591 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:00:09:03

Huawei Mate 20 Pro First Look | TWiT Bits

10/17/2018
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Matteo Doni was at the Huawei event and has a shiny, new Huawei Mate 20 Pro to show for it. He walks through the marquee features in this first look of the unreleased handset. For the full episode, visit twit.tv/aaa/391 Hosts: Jason Howell, Florence Ion, and Ron Richards Guest: Matteo Doni You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:21:18

US DOD's Utter Lack of Cyber-security Preparedness | TWiT Bits

10/16/2018
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Steve Gibson reads off a snippet of the United States Government Accountability Office (US GAO) report on the Department of Defense's nearly total disregard for cyber-security. Full episode at twit.tv/sn685 You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:04:22

Halloween with Your Hue Lights | TWiT Bits

10/16/2018
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Leo Laporte and Megan Morrone review Hue Haunted House, an app for your iPhone and iPad that will let you play spooky sounds that match your Hue smart lights for Halloween or just to keep people away. The app is available in the iOS app store for $1.99. Full episode at twit.tv/ios/417 You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:04:21

How to Design Great UX (User Experience) in Video Games | TWiT Bits

10/15/2018
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Nicole Lazzaro is the President of XEODesign, and an expert in UX (user experience) design for video games. She talks with Leo Laporte about designing games that give you a feeling of agency, engagement, and fun. Full episode at twit.tv/tri368 You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:10:56

The "Breach" That Killed Google+ Wasn't a Breach | TWiT Bits

10/14/2018
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When is a breach not a breach? Watch the full episode here: https://twit.tv/twit/688 Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Ron Richards, Christina Warren, and Mark Milian You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:06:39

Streaming Movies While Traveling Internationally | TWiT Bits

10/14/2018
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Dave from Seattle, WA is traveling to Mexico and wants to know how he can stream his movies while he's there. Watch the full episode here: https://twit.tv/ttg/1532 Host: Leo Laporte You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:08:42

Switching From iPhone to Pixel 3 | TWiT Bits

10/13/2018
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Andrew in Miami has had an iPhone and other Apple products, but wants to switch to Android with the new Google Pixel 3. Watch the full episode here: https://twit.tv/ttg/1531 Host: Leo Laporte You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:07:09

Pixel 3 Camera Tech with DPReview | TWiT Bits

10/13/2018
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Much of the excitement around Google's Pixel 3 announcement are its picture-taking features, like Super Res Zoom and Night Sight. DPReview Science Editor Rishi Sanyal joins Leo Laporte and Megan Morrone to talk about these new features and how the computational photography has improved from the Pixel 2 on 'The New Screen Savers.' For the full episode, go to https://twit.tv/nss/178 Hosts: Leo Laporte and Megan Morrone Guest: Rishi Sanyal You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our...

Duration:00:28:46

Nintendo Sues Real-Life Mario Kart | TWiT Bits

10/12/2018
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Denise Howell, Matt Curtis and Stefan Szpajda talk with Wesley Paisley about Nintendo's problem with a tour around Tokyo on a go-kart dressed like Mario. For the full episode, visit twit.tv/twil/438 Hosts: Denise Howell, Matt Curtis, and Stefan Szpajda Guest: Wesley Paisley You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:07:54

Aorus RTX 2080 Xtreme 8G has 7 Display Outputs | TWiT Bits

10/11/2018
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Gigabyte recently revealed their Aorus GeForce RTX 2080 Xtreme 8G custom graphics card, which will feature seven display outputs, a WINDFORCE Stack 3X 100mm Fan Cooling System, RGB lighting, and a 4-Year Warranty (with online registration). Full episode at twit.tv/twich487 You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:02:18

VR Side-by-side Comparison | TWiT Bits

10/11/2018
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When it comes to high-end virtual reality, four systems reign supreme and each one differs in how it operates and what its particularly good for. Jason Howell and Sam Machkovech from Ars Technica check them out one by one. Hosts: Jason Howell and Sam Machkovech You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:14:56

Instagram Is Full of Bullies | TWiT Bits

10/11/2018
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Megan Morrone talks to Taylor Lorenz, staff writer at The Atlantic who spoke with teens to find out how they treat each other on Instagram using hate pages, blocking, Photoshop, and multiple accounts. Is Snapchat safer for teens than Instagram and do the new anti-bullying features make sense? Watch the full episode here: https://twit.tv/tnw/53 Host: Megan Morrone Guest: Taylor Lorenz You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:12:28

Why is Win10 Deleting People's Files? | TWiT Bits

10/11/2018
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Breaksclusive: The Windows 10 1809 rollout is officially a disaster. For the full episode, visit twit.tv/ww/590 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:00:12:35

Alex Stamos, Election Security, & Fallback Plans | TWiT Bits

10/10/2018
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Lou Maresca, Heather Williams, and Curt Franklin discuss the need for election security measures, fallback mechanisms/systems, and paper trails. Full episode at twit.tv/twiet311 You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/

Duration:00:08:12