The New Screen Savers (Audio)

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The New Screen Savers is a variety show for tech on the TWiT network. The show stars Leo Laporte and is co-hosted by Megan Morrone and Jason Howell. Viewers get live tech help, interesting guests, insights into the latest innovations, products, scientist, and trends, plus lots of fun things thrown in, too. There are special guest co-host appearances from Patrick Norton, Kate Botello, Kevin Rose, Martin Sargent, and more. Although the show is no longer in production, you can enjoy episodes from the TWiT Archives. read less
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TNSS 188: High-Tech Escape Rooms & VR Motion Tracking - Reason's high-tech escape rooms, PhaseSpace's VR motion tracking system, and the best last-minute gift picks.
23-12-2018
TNSS 188: High-Tech Escape Rooms & VR Motion Tracking - Reason's high-tech escape rooms, PhaseSpace's VR motion tracking system, and the best last-minute gift picks.
On The New Screen Savers recorded on Saturday, December 22, 2018, with Leo Laporte and Patrick Norton:Leo and Patrick discuss Facebook's ongoing user data privacy problems, Elon Musk's Boring Company and their first completed tunnel, and how UK's second largest airport was shut down due to drones.PhaseSpace's Robert Jaeger Slaughter shows off their unique motion tracking system that can be used for location-based VR entertainment and more.Leo and the TWiT crew try out one of Reason's sci-fi themed escape rooms in San Francisco and give you a sneak peek at how co-founders Crina Bordas and Mike Chen are incorporating drones, VR, and 3D printers as a way to make emerging tech to be more accessible to everyone.Patrick has a few ideas for you if you're behind on your holiday gift shopping with a last-minute Holiday Gift Guide.Plus we answer some of your questions in our "Call for Help" and "Mail Bag".' Hosts: Leo Laporte and Patrick Norton Guests: Robert Jaeger Slaughter, Crina Bordas, Mike Chen, Jason Howell, Megan Morrone, Colleen Goldstein, and Jerry Wagley The New Screen Savers records live every Saturday at 3PM Pacific on twit.tv/live. Episodes are available for download and streaming later that evening at https://twit.tv/shows/new-screen-savers. Sponsors:RocketMortgage.com/NSSaudible.com/twit or text twit to 500-500tryhopsy.com/twit
TNSS 187: Take Back Control of Your Email With the Helm Personal Server - The Helm personal server, Luminar 3 photo editor, DJI OSMO Pocket, and more.
16-12-2018
TNSS 187: Take Back Control of Your Email With the Helm Personal Server - The Helm personal server, Luminar 3 photo editor, DJI OSMO Pocket, and more.
On The New Screen Savers recorded on Saturday, December 15, 2018, with Leo Laporte and Scott Bourne:Leo and Scott discuss the continuing Chinese espionage story, Facebook's new data breach of their user's photos, and Google CEO Sundar Pichai's appearance before the House Judiciary Committee.Helm wants you to take back control of your email with a personal server for your home. Co-founder and CEO Giri Sreenivas joins us to show how the Helm works, its simple setup process, and how it keeps your data safe.Scott gives us a look at Skylum Software's upcoming update to their photo editing app Luminar 2018 with Luminar 3, adding new features like Libraries to automatically organizes your images and more editing tools powered by AI.We continue our Holiday Gift Guides with Scott's picks for photographers of any level.Leo gives us a first look at a couple of electric bikes, Rad Power Bikes' RadCity and Lithium Cycles' Super73-S1, plus a few cycling accessories. Hosts: Leo Laporte and Scott Bourne Guests: Giri Sreenivas and Megan Morrone The New Screen Savers records live every Saturday at 3PM Pacific on twit.tv/live. Episodes are available for download and streaming later that evening at https://twit.tv/shows/new-screen-savers. Sponsors:WordPress.com/nssaudible.com/twit or text twit to 500-500curiositystream.com/twit offer code: TWIT
TNSS 184: Fly like Iron Man with Gravity's $400K Jet Suit - The world's fastest jet suit, Facebook Portal, Acer Chromebook 13, and more.
25-11-2018
TNSS 184: Fly like Iron Man with Gravity's $400K Jet Suit - The world's fastest jet suit, Facebook Portal, Acer Chromebook 13, and more.
On The New Screen Savers recorded on Saturday, November 24, 2018, with Leo Laporte and Florence Ion:Leo and Florence discuss how shoppers used smartphones to spent $1B on Thanksgiving and how the U.S. government is asking allies to stop using Huawei telecommunications equipment.Aerospace engineer Dr. Angelo Grubisic takes to the sky with the world's fastest jet suit as the Director of Flight Training for Gravity Industries. He joins to discuss human flight with the 1,050 horsepower Daedalus jet suit invented by Richard Browning.We continue our Holiday Gift Guides with Flo's Picks for Android phones with the Pixel 3, Galaxy Note9, and OnePlus 6T; and smart displays with the Google Home Hub, Lenovo Smart Display, and JBL Link View.Leo gives his thoughts on the new Portals by Facebook for hands-free video calling. It features a smart camera that follows you around the room, Alexa built-in, and a large touchscreen display.Jason Howell reviews the Acer Chromebook 13. This Chrome OS business-class notebook features up to an Intel Core i7 at an affordable price. Products mentioned:Google Pixel 3: http://bit.ly/2P0RbnhSamsung Galaxy Note9: https://amzn.to/2DQqYGDOnePlus 6T: https://www.oneplus.com/6tGoogle Home Hub: https://bhpho.to/2Jm7I3QLenovo Smart Display: https://bhpho.to/2r0zF98JBL Link View: https://amzn.to/2DDQCxIAmazon Echo Show: https://amzn.to/2PGOHPYPortal Plus from Facebook: https://amzn.to/2Qcw1XMAcer Chromebook Spin 13: https://amzn.to/2BvfXIwPhilips Hue White Outdoor Smart Bulbs: https://amzn.to/2BvQHlePhilips Hue Lily Outdoor Smart Spot Light: https://amzn.to/2Bv9FbNPhilips Hue Ludere Outdoor Security Light: https://amzn.to/2r58qdk Hosts: Leo Laporte and Florence Ion Guests: Dr. Angelo Grubisic and Jason Howell The New Screen Savers records live every Saturday at 3PM Pacific on twit.tv/live. Episodes are available for download and streaming later that evening at https://twit.tv/shows/new-screen-savers. Sponsors:RocketMortgage.com/NSSSlideBelts.com/TWIT code: TWIT
TNSS 182: Apple's New iPad Pro, MacBook Air, and Mac mini - iPad Pro, MacBook Air, Mac mini, Huawei MateBook X Pro, RED Hydrogen One, and more.
11-11-2018
TNSS 182: Apple's New iPad Pro, MacBook Air, and Mac mini - iPad Pro, MacBook Air, Mac mini, Huawei MateBook X Pro, RED Hydrogen One, and more.
On The New Screen Savers recorded on Saturday, November 10, 2018, with Leo Laporte and Jason Snell:Leo and Jason discuss Samsung's unveiling of its first foldable phone and other hot topics.We have all the new products Apple announced last week starting with the completely redesigned iPad Pro which features an edge-to-edge Liquid Retina display, FaceID, the A12X Bionic chip that rivals the power of most PCs, a USB-C port, the new Apple Pencil, and more.Leo and Jason also give their take on the new thinner and lighter MacBook Air that adds Retina display, Touch ID, and a Force Touch trackpad to the popular ultrabook.Leo also compares the MacBook Air to a similarly priced Windows ultrabook, the Huawei MateBook X Pro, packing features an edge-to-edge display, 8th-gen Intel Core i7, and a dedicated NVIDIA GeForce MX150 GPU.Jason Snell gives his review for the new Mac mini which hasn't had a major update in 4 years, greatly increasing its performance with quad or 6-core Intel processors, up to 64GB of RAM, and a fast SSD up to 2TB.RED, a leading maker of digital cinema cameras, entered the Android market with the Hydrogen One which features a 3D holographic display. Jason Howell gives his review.​ Hosts: Leo Laporte and Jason Snell Guest: Jason Howell The New Screen Savers records live every Saturday at 3PM Pacific on twit.tv/live. Episodes are available for download and streaming later that evening at https://twit.tv/shows/new-screen-savers. Sponsors:WordPress.com/nssRocketMortgage.com/NSS