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Every week Linus and Luke discuss the most current happenings in the technology universe.

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Every week Linus and Luke discuss the most current happenings in the technology universe.

    Samsung Discontinuing LCD Production?! - WAN Show April 03, 2020

    Samsung Discontinuing LCD Production?! - WAN Show April 03, 2020

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    Timestamps: (Courtesy of Will Grabham)
    Intro: 0:00
    - Luke's Sports Day: 0:52
    - Topic overview: 1:28
    - April fools: 4:14
    Main Topic - Samsung Discontinuing LCD Production: 9:14
    - History of TVs: 15:13
    - Future of TVs: 20:45
    Topic 2 - Intel X Gen mobile Processors: 23:34
    - Graphs and Specs: 24:09
    Sponsors:
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    Topic 2 continued:
    - Desktop vs Laptop purchasing advice: 33:10
    - Desktop Pros: 34:42
    - Cons Laptops: 36:10
    - Pros Laptops: 36:47
    Topic 3 - New Razer Blade 15: 41:10
    - Linus refuses to talk to Luke: 43:00
    Topic 4 - DDR5: 44:16
    - Luke’s insightful experience of DDR3 vs DDR4: 44:52
    - Back to Linus: 45:21
    - Linus vs Luke at games: 46:49
    Topic 5 - Cloudfare’s Filtering: 49:17
    LTT Store: 53:06 (LTTStore.com)
    - Folding T-Shirt: 53:12
    - #LIEnus T-Shirt: 56:06
    - Stealth hoodies back in stock
    Topic 6 - YouTube Shorts: 57:45
    Superchats (and other conversation): 1:00:24
    - Luke’s streaming setup: 1:06:22
    - Strawpoll: 1:07:50
    - Production of videos: 1:09:47
    - Halo Remastered Master Chief Collection: 1:12:30

    • 1 hr 19 min
    YouTube Nerfing Video Quality ON PURPOSE?? - WAN Show Mar 27, 2020

    YouTube Nerfing Video Quality ON PURPOSE?? - WAN Show Mar 27, 2020

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    Timestamps: (Courtesy of Lebon19)
    0:00 Welcomes and Linus' jank setup for this stream
    6:38 Topics
    7:43 IOS restricts Cloud Gaming
    8:28 Intro rollin' (Yes, there's sound - warning to headphone users)
    8:58 YouTube defaulting to 480p / SD
    12:00 Work from home
    15:18 Back to YouTube defaulting to 480p / SD
    16:15 Luke helped set up a school for online lessons (setup Discord, etc.)
    17:35 Linus discovers that the stream is 720p
    18:30 Other remote work options (ShadowTech, Parsec, etc.) and more discussion about Work From Home (Future of WFH, WFH @ LTT and FP)
    33:46 Working and cities of the future
    36:11 Sponsors (Displate, MOS, Private Internet Access)
    40:17 Linus' scruff and Luke's hair length
    43:00 What to do best during your COVID-19 confinement
    -- 43:41 Sub-subject: Linus and badminton and his handshaking
    -- 44:45 Sub-subject: Linus' dumbest purchase in a while
    -- 46:29 Sub-subject: Has luke made any dumb purchase? What he bought recently + Luke's chairs
    49:27 Logitech and Herman Miller creates gaming furniture
    52:24 Source code for AMD's Graphic Cards stolen
    55:12 LTT Folding@Home Team performance
    58:13 Update on Linus Folding@Home ingest server
    59:25 Folding@Home surpasses all known supercomputers
    1:01:24 Firefox introduces paid ad-free program
    1:02:54 LTT Forums
    -- 1:02:54 Sub-subject: Monetization
    -- 1:05:09 Sub-subject: Dumbest moderation thread on LTT Forums
    -- 1:05:51 Sub-subject: LTT Forums "almost is a separate entity"
    1:06:25 Back to Firefox paid ad-free program and discussion about ads and ad-blocking
    1:15:02 lttstore.com shipping promo + mystery shirt
    1:16:40 T-Shirt Shipping price story during COVID-19 pandemic
    1:19:48 Animal Crossing, ANNO, and general video games talk
    1:24:36 Nintendo theme park talk
    1:28:13 Superchats
    1:28:41 Half-Life: Alyx and other Half-Life talks
    1:32:00 Back to superchats
    1:32:56 Back to Luke and a Half-Life: Alyx video with math lessons
    1:34:50 Back to superchats again
    1:36:41 Luke's headphones
    1:39:16 Even more superchats
    1:40:40 Streaming plans
    1:42:00 Luke's Beat Saber training and NAS update
    1:43:18 Outro

    • 1 hr 44 min
    More Xbox Series X Details - IT'S A PC! - WAN Show Mar 20, 2020

    More Xbox Series X Details - IT'S A PC! - WAN Show Mar 20, 2020

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    Timestamps: (Courtesy of Lloyd Dunamis)
    0:00:06 Linus's Best Day Ever
    0:01:38 Ultimate Machine for Folding@Home & Quick&Easy F@H Startup Guide Video (Video Spoiler Alert)
    0:06:15 WAN Show Topics review
    0:06:52 INTRO
    0:07:27 Where were we last week?
    0:12:27 LMG: COVID-19 Concern and How We Stay Safe
    0:17:51 Culture change: Work From Home (WFH)
    0:21:09 "How do you stay fit?"
    0:24:26 Linus's Medical Concern - Torn Meniscus
    0:29:32 X-Box Series X Specs
    0:31:34 4KU Blu-ray drive interest & General Blu-ray topics
    0:39:48 Specs resume
    0:42:20 LTX Store Stock Update (volume for backstage Nick)
    0:45:22 Shameless Self-Promotion: Carpool Critics
    0:52:23 SPONSORS
    0:52:27 Vessi Footwear
    0:53:40 Displate
    0:55:13 PIA - Private Internet Access
    0:56:00 Submerged Vessi Footwear quick result
    0:56:54 DirectX 12 ~Ultimate~
    0:59:18 "Do away with bad console ports"
    1:01:48 Gamestop, An Essential Service? Still Open Amidst Pandemic
    1:03:50 SUPACHATS
    1:04:09 Tech QoL Improvements for Family - Good WiFi
    1:06:12 Bidets (aka. bum gun, butt hose, etc)
    1:08:54 HowMuchToiletPaper.com
    1:11:46 Half-Life Alyx interest
    1:13:32 Linus looks physically tired - played 6hrs of Anna
    1:14:25 Laundry experience
    1:17:37 "Feathers or Nylon?" Racism in Badminton
    1:23:23 OUTRO

    • 1 hr 24 min
    Pixel 4a LEAKED?! - WAN Show Mar 13, 2020

    Pixel 4a LEAKED?! - WAN Show Mar 13, 2020

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    Timestamps: (Thanks MrBuggitt!)
    0:02:06 Pixel 4a leaks
    0:08:26 EU right to repair
    0:20:36 facial recognition, Washington state approves regulations
    0:25:05 honeywell's "most powerful" quantum computer
    0:32:20 Sponsors
    0:36:40 folding at home shout out
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    0:40:08 Facebook broke privacy laws, Australia sues Facebook.
    0:42:50 Youtube ditches trending tab
    0:45:40 Alex calls out laptop manufacturers website's sucking.
    0:49:53 LTTstore.com (new store)
    0:52:00 AMD CPUs vulnerable to browser exploit
    0:55:35 Super chats

    • 1 hr 6 min
    UNFIXABLE Intel CPU Flaw - WAN Show Mar 6, 2020

    UNFIXABLE Intel CPU Flaw - WAN Show Mar 6, 2020

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    Podcast Download: (Courtesy of Lloyd Dunamis)
    01:14 INTRO
    01:56 Intel Chip - "Completely Unpatchable" Security Flaw
    05:07 "Requires physical interaction; Not a cause for concern"
    08:14 Comparison to other security flaws
    08:54 E-Commerce Firms Could Start to be Responsible for Counterfeits
    09:42 Linus's eBay Consumer Protection experience
    11:43 Wish experience - Engineering put on fake cards
    14:36 Superchat assistance on Wish refunds experience
    16:06 Kickstarter Backing Check - Luke's Backing: Colebar Hammer
    19:34 Luke's other backs
    21:59 Linus's backs (through work)
    25:14 Terada's Star Citizen Video Montages https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCalnBKLnFmYjrnHWQKR2s1A
    27:44 More about Colebar Hammer
    30:01 Back to topic: (E-Commerce Firms) Being responsible for counterfeits
    30:59 Fake Goods Market
    33:13 LTTStore.com Lower Shipping Rates + Sticker Sheets
    35:00 Sticker Sheets showing (volume up for sticker details being told by Nick away from the mic)
    36:30 Team FPS Talk: TF2 and Overwatch
    41:50 SPONSORS
    41:53 Squarespace
    42:48 Displate
    43:54 PIA - Private Internet Access
    45:19 Canadian Gov't Threatens The Big 3 Telecoms to Cut Cellular Prices by 25%
    48:46 To piggyback competitor telecoms...
    50:43 Google Education Software Spies on Children via Free Chromebooks
    51:54 LTX - Regarding COVID-19/Novel Coronavirus Outbreak
    54:27 AMD Roadmap Through 2022
    55:44 SUPACHATS
    55:59 Special Physical Superchat from Yosef
    57:36 Letter reading
    1:01:58 Softlaunch LTT Network Minecraft server
    1:03:22 "Geodude (Luke's PC) is amazing"
    1:06:30 RealFakeTshirts(.)com redirect
    1:07:50 END, no outro
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    07:40 "Platform"
    13:58 Luke pounding drums (for Secret Shopper)
    43:57 Pirate Internet Access

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Android Phones are for Bad Guys CONFIRMED - WAN Show Feb 28, 2020

    Android Phones are for Bad Guys CONFIRMED - WAN Show Feb 28, 2020

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    Timestamps (Courtesy of Blahorga Slisk)
    0:28 - Headlines and a lot of laughing.
    1:58 - Linus has an exciting announcement to make. (LTT Store Dot Com)
    5:12 - Linus TRIES to talk about the first subject but is very effectively derailed by Luke.
    6:29 - No Iphones for the bad guys! Only Evil people use Android?
    10:00 - From iPhone Good - Android Bad! to Beer virus controversy on YT. Linus takes the long graphic way there.
    15:16 - Back to Apple
    19:24 - DERAIL! Rotary phones, Honey I Shrunk The Kids, Rick Moranis is coming back,
    21:30 - Business idea! Spoiled Candy! (But think of the kids!)
    22:53 Back to Rick Moranis
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    24:35 - SPONSOR SPOT - Displate. Nuff said.
    26:08 - SPONSOR SPOT - Private Internet Access. If you're a filthy pirate use PIA. Linus said so...
    29:12 - Microsoft drops Xbox X Specs.
    32:01 - Linus space out over Audio Ray Tracing on the Xbox X and spends a few minutes unsuccessfully trying to remember Aureal and their A3D technology...
    34:43 - Back to our regular program.
    35:05 - Slickwarps hacked... They got it ALL! ALL butts covered! ALL butts owned!
    41:55 - Tickets for LTX MMXX (2020) - Get yours NOW!
    49:27 - Linus announces that Carpool Critics has a YT channel.
    50:54 - Power Wheels on the roads?
    53:33 - "I had a sports car!" Luke explains that the Pontiac Sunbird is technically a sports car just like the PT Cruiser is a truck...
    57:09 - SUPERCHATT!

    • 1 hr 7 min

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