No More Qualcomms With Apple – DTNS 3512

Apple and Qualcomm have patched things up just in time for Apple to dump Intel as its sole source 5G chip supplier and pick Qualcomm instead. Hmmm. Plus Microsoft rolls out its diskless Xbox One S and the UK reveals that mandatory age-verification for adult sites begins July 15th.

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It’s Spoilerin’ Time 263 – Game of Thrones (801), The Office (UK) (106)

Game of Thrones is back and we wrap up the first series of The Office (UK). Plus, a Summer Movie Draft update and an email to [email protected] about spoilers as a benefit. With special guest Richard Gunther.
Next week on Spoilerin’ Time: Game of Thrones continues on, more Barry season 1, and The Office (UK) series 2!

01:32 – Summer Movie Draft update

03:04 – Triage (Spoilers: okay if you won’t watch for a long time?)

04:30 – Game of Thrones (801)

26:15 – The Office (UK) (106)

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Microsoft’s Disc-less Xbox – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Microsoft has a new Xbox with no optical drive and a big interactive whiteboard that comes with a battery. Meanwhile Qualcomm and Apple settle their patent dispute and Intel gets out of the 5G wireless phone chip game.

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Current Geek 211: Programmable Ramen

Let’s talk about Mark Hamil’s SW watch order. And a new SW teaser! And the Messier 87 black hole! Fawlty Towers gets best brit comedy ever. Endgame breaks all records and it’s still not out. Programmable potato chips. Zombies and Harry Potter. Legal Geek and more!

PlayStation 5 Spec-ulation – DTNS 3511

Sony reveals key specs for their upcoming PlayStation 5 game console including 8K resolution, faster CPU, and SSD storage. What does this reveal say about where Sony wants to be in gaming and more importantly where it might be weakest.

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Sony Details Upcoming Playstation Advances – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500India demands TikTok be pulled from Apple and Google app stores, Google will pay Louisville for Google Fiber damage, Facebook will discontinue P2P Messenger payments in France and UK.

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Cordkillers 263 – Cable TV is The New Vinyl (w/ Richard Gunther)

Breaking down all the Disney+ and Star Wars news, T-Mobile’s TV service is unveiled, and Netflix…on radio? With special guest Richard Gunther.
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Are Your Pockets Big Enough? – DTNS 3510

Voice Assistant feedeback! You share your thoughts on voice assistants with us. Microsoft is developing its own earbuds. And Microsoft warns that malicious actors could have viewed non-corporate Outlook email accounts.

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Amazon Reportedly Working On An Ad-Supported Music Service – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Outlook.com hack was able to access email content, the EU passes the Copyright Directive, and Amazon is in talks to create a free ad-supported music streaming service.

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DTNS Special: AI and Machine Learning Explained

We talk about artificial intelligence a lot these days and I see several reactions in the audience. Some people think it’s ALL hype. Some people think it’s just a fancy word for algorithm. And some people just want to understand what it is.

Here to help us with that is Karen Hao, artificial intelligence reporter at MIT Technology Review and host of the newsletter The Algorithm.

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