Tech TV, retro vs. new gadgets, and Marc's redemption

August 23rd, 2017 · 1 hr 11 mins

About this Episode

Marc had a chest cold, so while he was away, Riley and Dan talked about: Riley's mechanical keyboard project; a comment/prompt from a listener on our Facebook page; NFC payments in Canada; tech companies getting into television; Elon Musk's new crusade against AI; iOS 11's new bonus privacy feature (and what it means for crossing borders.

Speed round:
-Shooting a picture of the sun will literally melt your camera
-Xbox One X is available for preorder now, including a special "Scorpio design" edition
-Android 8.0 Oreo is out and apparently it's pretty good
-The Essential Phone is out too and apparently that's pretty good
-Machines taught by photos learn sexism

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Dan — Last Day on Earth: Survival iOS | Android
Riley — Fujifilm Instax Share SP-2

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