20 episodes

Each week three geeks with diverse opinions discuss tech, games, and media.

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Each week three geeks with diverse opinions discuss tech, games, and media.

    20: The Vespas Strike Back

    20: The Vespas Strike Back

    This week the guys discuss Book of Boba Fett episodes 3 & 4, Eternals, and Microsoft buying Activision Blizzard.


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    Book of Boba Fett
    Eternals
    Microsoft Buys Activision Blizzard

    Microsoft's Activision Blizzard deal has deeper implications for video games than you think | Rock Paper Shotgun
    Netflix could be Activision's Plan B | Reuters
    Microsoft Acquires Activision Blizzard, Notes on the Acquisition, An Interview With Microsoft Gaming CEO Phil Spencer – Stratechery by Ben Thompson

    • 1 hr 15 min
    19: One In Every 10 Neos

    19: One In Every 10 Neos

    This week the guys discuss the cool gifts they got, the James Webb Telescope, Book of Boba Fett, and Matrix Resurrections.


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    Follow-up:

    Ryan's Analogue Pocket ETA


    Holiday Gifts

    Ghostbusters Ecto 1
    Ghostbusters Action Figure
    National Lampoons Xmas Vacation Jigsaw Puzzle, 300 Pieces
    Seinfeld 21328 | Ideas


    James Webb Telescope

    Comparison: Webb vs Hubble Telescope - Webb/NASA
    Where Is Webb? NASA/Webb


    Matrix Resurrections
    Book of Boba Fett

    • 1 hr 7 min
    18: That's What the Zipper Going Down Means

    18: That's What the Zipper Going Down Means

    With Ryan back from assignment the guys talk about the Analogue Pocket, The Matrix, and finally Ghostbusters: Afterlife


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    Follow-up:

    Adam's Resin Printer Woes*

    Elegoo Mercury


    WaterRower
    Mr. Big Peloton


    Analogue Pocket

    Analogue Pocket review: Game Boy games have never looked so good - The Verge
    Analogue Pocket Review - IGN
    Analogue Pocket - The Definitive Handheld Retro Gaming System? / MY LIFE IN GAMING


    The Matrix Awakens didn't blow my mind, but it convinced me next-gen gaming is nigh - The Verge
    Ghostbusters: Afterlife


     

    • 59 min
    17: Let's Make Our Flavor

    17: Let's Make Our Flavor

    This week, with Ryan on assignment, Adam and Ryan discuss the Steam Deck packaging, Battlefield, Halo, & Call of Duty. Plus Ryan and Adam go deep and roast current gaming industry trends.


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    Valve shows off Steam Deck's case and final packaging
    Halo artist's new studio is making story content for Battlefield 2042
    Ranking the Battlefield Campaigns
    Call Of Duty: Warzone developers stage walkout following QA layoffs

    • 1 hr 2 min
    16: Is It a Meaty Mass?

    16: Is It a Meaty Mass?

    We're back! This week we talk about upcoming video game movies, Apple v Epic, and Facebooks Meta strategy.


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    Movies

    Mario Movie
    Uncharted Movie


    Apple v Epic

    Apple Judge Skeptical About Putting App Store Change on Hold
    Apple Can't Delay App Store December Deadline as Epic Legal Battle Continues


    Peloton Expands in Strength Training With Camera-Equipped TV Box
    Meta

    An Update On Our Use of Face Recognition | Meta
    Meta is retiring the Oculus brand
    Microsoft Teams meetings are coming to Meta's Workplace




     

    • 55 min
    15: I'm Happy To Eat Mrs. Chen

    15: I'm Happy To Eat Mrs. Chen

    This week we discuss Apple v Epic, Cars, and the new Venom 2 trailer.


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    Follow-up: Apple v Epic

    Zoom gained access to private iPad camera API
    Blog - Does Apple News Track You?
    Apple hires former Facebook advertising exec to bolster its own ads platform


    Car Corner

    Ford prototype headlights could increase driving safety
    Subaru EV Will Be Called Solterra, Arrives in 2022
    Tesla privately admits Elon Musk has been exaggerating about ‘full self-driving’
    Levels of driving automation


    Vizio makes nearly as much money from ads and data as it does from TVs
    Venom: Let There Be Carnage (2021)
    Games

    HTC have just announced two new Vive VR headsets
    Even Super Mario 64 has ray tracing now
    Artist's Rendering Of Super Mario Human Toad Is Nightmare Fuel


    Media Club:

    The Neverending Story

    • 1 hr 9 min

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