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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.

    Intel's Giant Leak... - WAN Show August 7, 2020

    Intel's Giant Leak... - WAN Show August 7, 2020

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    00:00:00 - Stream Start!
    00:00:04 - WOOOOOOO BOY! WELCOME!
    00:00:12 - Topic #1: Floatplane v App Store (Jump to 00:02:06)
    00:00:35 - Topic #2: Intel Leak (Jump to 00:13:06)
    00:01:10 - Topic #3: TikTok & WeChat (Jump to 00:37:05)
    00:01:18 - Topic #4: Get Unpacked (Jump to 00:50:27)
    00:01:37 - Roll the Intro
    00:02:06 - Topic #1: Floatplane on iOS
    00:02:40 - Relevancy of topic
    00:04:12 - "Great User Experience"
    00:06:08 - How Floatplane is impacted
    00:08:16 - Additional restrictions from Apple
    00:10:28 - Apple's hypocrisy
    00:13:06 - Topic #2.1: Intel's 20GB of IP (not of the v4 or v6 variety)
    00:14:27 - Backdoor in firmware?
    00:14:37 - Password practices are the best!
    00:15:09 - How it was found & where it was
    00:17:01 - Initial meta overview of why it was offsite
    00:18:53 - TRAINING VIDEOS!
    00:18:57 - Meme opportunity #1
    00:19:38 - Topic #2.2: Nintendo tie-in
    00:20:46 - Weird Yoshi
    00:22:23 - Overview of the Nintendo leak
    00:23:35 - LTT Confessions
    0:26:33 - And this is when Luke gets hatemail
    00:27:04 - Sponsors!
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    00:28:44 - Technical problems!
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    00:30:31 - Happy Linus! Sebastian, not Torvalds
    00:31:57 - Dr DisRespect Streams!
    00:32:15 - Linus is famous
    00:32:48 - "Too Mad PC" Colab Details
    00:34:37 - To PC or not to PC?
    00:35:47 - lttstore.com
    00:37:05 - Topic #3: US Banning TikTok & WeChat in 45 days
    00:38:03 - "Poorly worded, ill prepared"
    00:39:46 - Getting past The Great Firewall
    00:42:09 - Trillian nostalgia et al.
    00:44:44 - Tangent #1: Current state of notifications on Windows & Android
    00:46:15 - Google, Listen up!
    00:47:32 - Luke's trials & tribulations
    00:49:41 - [Microsoft] Teams' woes
    00:50:27 - Topic #4: "Get Unpacked" the Samsung event
    00:51:06 - Note 20 hot take
    00:52:05 - Note 20 Ultra hot take
    00:52:51 - Math!
    00:53:39 - Galaxy Watch 3 hot take
    00:54:20 - Galaxy Z Fold 2 hot take
    00:55:55 - Tangent #2: Buy a car or a phone?
    00:57:16 - Tangent #3: Buying a Tesla
    00:58:38 - Tesla's delivery process
    01:00:14 - Fanboys!
    01:01:43 - "Fix the roof" analogy
    01:02:29 - Luke's self-proclaimed Nintendo fanboy
    01:03:51 - Today's Guest on The View, Linus Sebastian
    01:06:33 - No apology videos!
    01:07:25 - PC Tech Support Challenge Sponsored by Intel Stream on August 8th
    01:08:15 - #Lienus
    01:09:25 - 3 [fixed] computer systems given away
    01:09:57 - Stream is at 12:00 pm PDT, August 8th
    01:10:14 - The will to prove that the other is not as good...
    01:10:50 - Meme opportunity #2
    01:11:34 - Linus' Bounty - $2500 (Watch for details)
    01:14:50 - SUPERCHATS!
    01:16:14 - Tangent #4: Honesty
    01:17:55 - Inexperience vs Maliciousness
    01:19:13 - Linus will do anything for money
    01:19:24 - Luke schools Linus' on technique
    01:20:07 - Loving the Gestapo
    01:22:35 - Luke's missing "Bye"
     

    • 1 hr 22 min
    iPhone 12 Delays. OH NO! - WAN Show July 31, 2020

    iPhone 12 Delays. OH NO! - WAN Show July 31, 2020

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    Timestamps: (courtesy of Michael O'Brien)
    00:00:00 - WAN Show Start
    00:00:05 - Welcome!
    00:00:44 - Topic #3: TSMC will not make extra Capacity for Intel (Jump to 00:43:40)
    00:01:01 - Fake Out!
    00:01:11 - Topic #4: ARM China (Jump to 00:53:56)
    00:01:28 - Topic #1: iPhone 12 Delayed & joyful James! (Jump to 00:09:29)
    00:01:33 - Google wants death to Bixby Assistant and App Store
    00:01:55 - Topic #2: Antitrust MEGATHREAD! (Jump to 00:22:40)
    00:02:40 - Introl Rolled
    00:03:18 - Topic #1: iPhone 12 delayed by "a few weeks"
    00:05:02 - Debunking Apple's reasons for delay
    00:05:53 - Linus' take, "disingenuous at best"
    00:08:01 - James' take, psychology's effect
    00:08:57 - Tangent #1: Mayflies
    00:09:29 - And back to your regularly scheduled WAN Show
    00:10:50 - Possible opportunity to boost sales
    00:12:18 - Industry trend to longer product cycles w/ spin
    00:14:16 - Posited theory of testing eco of longer cycle
    00:16:02 - Updated design thoughts
    00:18:08 - Stereoscopic photos
    00:19:32 - Tangent #2: Google bought North
    00:20:27 - LTT is in the wrong business
    00:21:35 - Why LTT isn't a public business
    00:22:20 - Jame's Epic Segway
    00:22:40 - Topic #2: Antitrust MEGATHREAD
    00:23:43 - Jeff Bezos forgets about losing $200 million
    00:25:04 - Apple's Right to Repair internal discussion
    00:26:53 - Apple's "cognitive dissonance" regarding PR & reality
    00:28:14 - Apple's problem with 30% cut of gross App Store revenue
    00:29:25 - Except when they don't
    00:31:38 - Legislative double standards
    00:33:38 - Instagram vs Twitter
    00:36:21 - Meme making opportunity #1
    00:36:46 - Sponsors!
    00:37:09 - MOS Backpacks - 15% Off
    00:38:02 - Tangent #3: The Dark Knight & Carpool Critics
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    00:43:40 - Topic #3: TSMC will not make room for Intel
    00:44:16 - How long it takes to make projections
    00:45:46 - Threadripper Pro process node legitimacy
    00:47:38 - Intel is likely priority
    00:48:57 - Intel's investor lawsuit
    00:51:38 - Google pushing Samsung for Bixby's death
    00:53:56 - Topic #4: ARM China going rogue
    00:54:41 - The grit and potatoes synopsis
    00:56:00 - Hilarity of personal security
    00:57:18 - Repercussions
    00:58:25 - Farewell James!
    00:58:43 - SUPERCHATS!
    00:58:43 - Beard won by about 10:1
    00:58:55 - Meme making opportunity #2
    00:59:06 - Meme making opportunity #3
    01:00:14 - Meme making opportunity #4
    01:00:27 - lttstore.com - 21 fl oz bottle discount news
    01:02:14 - lttstore.com talking point about Canada
    01:06:06 - An homage to Luke the Great. BYE!
    01:06:11 - Outtro

    • 1 hr 6 min
    Oh No Intel!! NOT AGAIN?? - WAN Show July 24, 2020

    Oh No Intel!! NOT AGAIN?? - WAN Show July 24, 2020

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    Timestamps: (Courtesy of Michael O'Brien)
    00:00:00 - WAN Show Start!
    00:00:04 - Welcome!
    00:00:14 - Topic Summary
    00:00:14 - Topic 1: Intel 7 nm Delay Announcement
    00:00:33 - Topic 3: ATT Scaring Customers into Buying New Phones
    00:00:50 - Topic 2: Nvidia Considers Buying ARM
    00:00:59 - Topic 4: 1000+ Databases Erased & "Meow" Calling Card Left Behind
    00:01:22 - Intro!
    00:01:46 - We have a Luke! (Headphone warning)
    00:01:55 - Topic #1: Intel Delaying 7nm
    00:02:23 - Rollout 12 months behind internal target
    00:04:11 - Contingency is to use 3rd party foundries
    00:06:59 - Intel Stock dropped 16%
    00:08:17 - Intel timeline vs AMD Zen 3
    00:09:34 - Luke's [prompted] speculation
    00:11:56 - Linus'TwoCentz
    00:15:02 - Dr. Ian Cutress, https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1r0DG-KEPyqOeW6o79PByw
    00:16:27 - WAN Show format addition? Tech Minds
    00:17:55 - Backtrack to Topic #1
    00:17:58 - Elon Musk Quote
    00:19:12 - Why an MBA is a bad thing
    00:21:22 - Linus' Ramen Time
    00:23:24 - Good news about being a publicly traded company
    00:25:11 - Unofficial Topic #1: Golf
    00:27:22 - [Conspiracy] Theories on Presidential golf
    00:28:42 - Cost to golf vs cost to ski
    00:33:47 - Why engineers matter more than golf
    00:34:47 - Topic #2: Nvidia to possibly purchase ARM
    00:35:40 - B2B reasons to buy ARM
    00:36:55 - Why European regulation matters
    00:37:27 - lttstore.com
    00:38:23 - How Nvidia uses ARM currently
    00:39:23 - Why not to buy ARM
    00:40:46 - Golf, again.
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    00:44:10 - Unofficial Topic #2: Twitter rant, MCU movie timeline
    00:47:26 - Unofficial Topic #3: Star Wars
    00:49:55 - Kylo Ren Meme
    00:51:34 - George Lucas maybe comes back?
    00:53:26 - Topic #3: AT&T Email Scaring Customers
    00:53:59 - 3G Network shutting down in 18 months
    00:54:34 - Sent out only affected accounts, but...
    00:56:07 - Topic #4: 1000+ Unsecured databases removed
    00:56:41 - Possible upside
    00:57:29 - Superchats!
    01:00:11 - Another Secret Shopper Confirmed!
    01:01:29 - Upcoming LMG Intel Sponsor Spot Videos

    • 1 hr 6 min
    12K Cameras are COMING... Are you ready?? - WAN Show July 17, 2020

    12K Cameras are COMING... Are you ready?? - WAN Show July 17, 2020

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    Timestamps: (Courtesy of TurtleZero)
    0:30 Overview of Topics
    1:15 New water bottles (lttstore.com)
    2:41 thoughts on Product costs/distribution
    4:21 Topics Continued
    5:28 Headline Topic - 12k cameras
    17:35 MSI allegedly paying people to remove bad reviews
    30:45 Sponsors
    35:05 Linus talks about his headband
    37:30 Mr. Beast ran into some trouble
    40:28 New (12pin) power connector on Nvidia Ampere cards
    42:50 New 12v only ATX standard coming from Intel
    44:23 Massive Twitter Hack
    47:15 Linus shows a card that his daughter made
    47:58 Twitch forces the US Army to stop posting fake giveaways
    51:02 Henry Cavill builds a PC
    52:31 Talking about 'Gamer Girl'
    55:07 Super Chats

    • 57 min
    Should I DELETE my Old Videos?? - WAN Show July 10, 2020

    Should I DELETE my Old Videos?? - WAN Show July 10, 2020

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    Timestamps: (Courtesy of Connectron Builds)
    0:04 - INTRO
    1:50 - TOPIC #1 Linus Thinks a Billion views isn't that much/Discusses Privating Videos
    13:37 - Linus' Kids 'don't know how to close doors 1 sec'
    14:16 - Should Linus 'Nuke' his back catalogue of videos
    17:58 - Linus and Luke discuss the true meaning of friendship for those that don’t understand how making fun of friends can be a part of that friendship. - Thanks @Leroy Smith
    21:57 - Linus' Kids 'don't know how to close doors 1 sec' II
    31:23 - Luke finds emails
    35:12 - TOPIC #2 New Threadripper CPU
    40:08 - Luke's girlfriend wants UPGRADES!
    42:00 - Linus Discusses his hatred of phones other than his Note 9
    44:10 - SPONSOR SPOOOOOOOOTS
    47:09 - Linus wants to put ads on other YouTuber's videos
    51:20 - MAGNETS
    52:30 - So many news items, so little time
    53:01 - TOPIC #3 ANTI-RIGHT-TO-REPAIR Law passed in Mexico
    55:57 - TOPIC #4 Thunderbolt 4.0
    57:17 - TOPIC #5 Sony buys a $250,000,000 Stake in Epic Games
    59:11 - TOPIC #6 Apple Ditching AMD?
    1:00:10 - TOPIC #7 Linus wants to buy a big boi Alienware Monitor from 2008 FOR $10,000 + Shipping... If it works
    1:02:50 - TOPIC #8 Half-Life 3 Super Confirmed Dead
    1:03:28 - Documentaries and stuff
    1:05:42 - PC Shipments at 2009 Levels of Demand
    1:06:34 - VR Controlled Robots to stack shelves
    1:08:36 - SUPER CHATS
    1:10:52 - Linus' Kids 'don't know how to close doors 1 sec' III - Thanks @Sillyman
    1:12:00 - Linus Explains why he started doing Youtube

    • 1 hr 21 min
    Not all Sony inventions can be good... - WAN Show July 3, 2020

    Not all Sony inventions can be good... - WAN Show July 3, 2020

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    Timestamps: (Courtesy of Xatxitor)
    1:30 Intro
    1:55 Sony portable air conditioner
    14:02 BMW heated seat services (DLC)
    34:50 Sponsors
    39:14 Facebook Apocalypse
    01:00:10 Youtube channel idea
    01:01:48 EVO canceled and people on the spot #metoo
    01:05:24 OneGX1 notebook prototype
    01:06:37 Global foundries starts12naM manufacturing
    01:08:05 Would FloatPlane allow any promoter?
    01:19:07 Superchat

    • 1 hr 43 min

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