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Tech Break brings you technology news and updates as they happen. So stay informed and discover new gadgets, apps, unboxings, beta releases, interviews, and essential excerpts from our shows. With Tech Break there is no set schedule and our hosts will publish new content as it develops.

Episode Date
TWiT Clip: Zuckerberg's Out of Touch UFC Move
7:45

On This Week in Tech, Leo Laporte, Alex Kantrowitz, and Cory Doctorow discuss Mark Zuckerberg's mysterious appearance at the UFC event and how it seems out of touch.

Full episode at twit.tv/twit895

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Cory Doctorow and Alex Kantrowitz

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Oct 03, 2022
TWiET Clip: What Is Decentralized Identity?
10:14

Indicio Deputy CTO Sam Curren joins Louis Maresca, Brian Chee, and Curt Franklin on the This Week in Enterprise Tech podcast to talk about decentralized identity.

Subscribe and watch the full 'This Week in Enterprise Tech' podcast: https://twit.tv/twiet/513

Host: Louis Maresca

Guest: Sam Curren

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Oct 01, 2022
TWiT Events Clip: Chokepoint Capitalism - Amazon's Monopsony Explained
9:46

Writer/activist Cory Doctorow and scholar Rebecca Giblin join Leo Laporte to talk about their latest book Chokepoint Capitalism: How Big Tech and Big Content Captured Creative Labor Markets and How We'll Win Them Back. They argue that we're in a new era of "chokepoint capitalism," with exploitative businesses creating insurmountable barriers to competition that enable them to capture value that should rightfully go to others.

Get "Chokepoint Capitalism": https://chokepointcapitalism.com

Watch the full TWiT Events interview: https://twit.tv/shows/twit-events/episodes/13

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Rebecca Giblin and Cory Doctorow

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Sep 30, 2022
Acer Swift 5 Executive Laptop Review
0:0

Ant Pruitt takes a look at the latest Acer laptop aimed at executives and mobile professionals looking to have a powerful, yet stylish laptop for productivity on the go. Here's a quick look at the Acer Swift 5 laptop.

Host: Ant Pruitt

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Sep 30, 2022
TNW Clip: Google Stadia Is Shutting Down
16:18

On Tech News Weekly, Jason Howell & Mikah Sargent talk about Google shutting down its cloud gaming service, Stadia.

For this story and more, check out Tech News Weekly: https://twit.tv/tnw/254

Hosts: Jason Howell and Mikah Sargent

You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Sep 30, 2022
SN Clip: Denmark Rules Against Google Analytics
17:49

On Security Now, Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte talk about why Denmark has ruled that Google Analytics is illegal in the country becoming the fourth EU member to do so.

For the full episode, visit twit.tv/sn/890

Hosts: Leo Laporte and Steve Gibson

You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Sep 29, 2022
TWiG Clip: Douglas Rushkoff: Survival of the Richest
13:55

On This Week in Google, Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, and Ant Pruitt interview author Douglas Rushkoff about how he discovered the topic for his new book "Survival of the Richest: Escape Fantasies of the Tech."

For the full episode, visit twit.tv/twig/683

Hosts: Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, and Ant Pruitt

Guest: Douglas Rushkoff

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Sep 29, 2022
WW Clip: Windows 11 Photos App Update
6:23

On Windows Weekly, Paul Thurrott, Mary Jo Foley, and Leo Laporte chat about the new update to the Windows 11 Photos App that is rolling out to Windows Insiders in the Dev Channel. It aims to simplify browsing, consumption, and OneDrive backup for users.

Full episode at twit.tv/ww796

Hosts: Paul Thurrott, Mary Jo Foley, and Leo Laporte

You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Sep 28, 2022
FLOSS Clip: Where's the Diversity in Linux Development?
4:12

Doc Searls, Shawn Powers and Jonathan Corbet share their thoughts regarding diversity in the world of Linux kernel development. It leads to a great story from Corbet of LWN.

For more, check out FLOSS Weekly: https://twit.tv/floss/700

Hosts: Doc Searls and Shawn Powers

Guest: Jonathan Corbet

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Sep 28, 2022
AAA Clip: Android's Dynamic Island Wannabes Are Here
11:23

On All About Android, Jason Howell, Ron Richards, and Huyen Tue Dao talk about a few ways that Apple's Dynamic Island has already landed on Android and why it's just not the same.

For the full episode, visit twit.tv/aaa/597

#DynamicIsland #dynamicSpot #Android

Hosts: Jason Howell, Ron Richards, and Huyen Tue Dao

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Sep 28, 2022
MBW Clip: No October Apple Event?
9:40

On MacBreak Weekly, Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, and Mikah Sargent talk about how Mark Gurman believes Apple may announce some new devices later this year, but not through an event as it has been tradition for a while.

For more, check out MacBreak Weekly: https://twit.tv/mbw/837

Hosts: Leo Laporte and Andy Ihnatko

Guest: Mikah Sargent

You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Sep 28, 2022
iOS Clip: Some iPhone 14 Pros are Restarting During Charging
6:29

On iOS Today, Mikah Sargent and Rosemary Orchard respond to an issue that Doug is having with his iPhone 14 Pro Max. Why are certain users having reboot/restart problems with their phones while charging!? Time to dig in and study!

Full episode at twit.tv/ios621

Hosts: Mikah Sargent and Rosemary Orchard

You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Sep 27, 2022
TWiT Clip: Leo's New Apple Watch Ultra
12:36

On This Week in Tech, Leo Laporte, shows Lisa Schmeiser, Shelly Brisbin, and Larry Magid his new Apple Watch Ultra and talks about some of its best features.

Full episode at twit.tv/twit894

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Shelly Brisbin, Larry Magid, and Lisa Schmeiser

You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Sep 26, 2022
TNW Clip: The Pico Headset
12:37

On Tech News Weekly, Jason Howell talks about ByteDance's new VR headset, the Pico Headset: a direct competitor to Meta's Quest 2.

For this story and more, check out Tech News Weekly: https://twit.tv/tnw/253

Hosts: Jason Howell and Mikah Sargent

You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Sep 22, 2022
SN Clip: Grand Theft Auto 6 Massive Leak
2:12

On Security Now, Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte discuss a major leak at Rockstar Games that has resulted in more than 90 gameplay videos hitting the web.

For the full episode of Security Now, visit https://twit.tv/shows/security-now/episodes/889

Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte

You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Sep 22, 2022
TWiG Clip: Framework's New Chromebook
8:06

On This Week in Google, Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, Stacey Higginbotham, and Ant Pruitt talk about Framework's new Chromebook and how it is a solid replacement for the Pixelbook that is rumored to be no more.

For the full episode, visit twit.tv/twig/682

Hosts: Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, Stacey Higginbotham, and Ant Pruitt

You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Sep 22, 2022
WW Clip: The New "Intel Processor" Branding
3:50

On Windows Weekly, Paul Thurrott and Mary Jo Foley talk to Leo Laporte about Intel's rebranding of the old Pentium & Celeron CPU families in an effort to simplify product purchasing for consumers. End of an era!

Full episode at twit.tv/ww795

Hosts: Paul Thurrott, Leo Laporte, and Mary Jo Foley

You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Sep 21, 2022
AAA Clip: Flo Reviews the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4
9:11

On All About Android, Florence Ion from Gizmodo walks through her review of the Galaxy Z Fold 4 and why it costs as much as it does.

For the full episode, visit twit.tv/aaa/596

#ZFold4 #Samsung #Foldable

Hosts: Florence Ion, Jason Howell, Huyen Tue Dao, and Ron Richards

You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Sep 21, 2022
MBW Clip: The iPhone 14 Pro Camera
14:54

On MacBreak Weekly, Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, Alex Lindsay, and Jason Snell talk about the iPhone 14 Pro and its capabilities with the new camera.

For more, check out MacBreak Weekly: https://twit.tv/mbw/836

Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, Alex Lindsay, and Jason Snell

You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Sep 21, 2022
TWiT Clip: Adobe's $20 Billion Figma Deal
24:58

On This Week in Tech, Leo Laporte, Mike Elgan, Carolina Milanesi, and Alex Wilhelm talk about the magnitude of Adobe's offer to buy competitor Figma for $20 billion.

Full episode at twit.tv/twit893

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Mike Elgan, Carolina Milanesi, and Alex Wilhelm

You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Sep 19, 2022
TWiET Clip: Teenager Hacks Uber's Data
2:57

Rideshare service, Uber, recently had a data breach. The alleged hacker used a social engineering and MFA fatigue to get in. Curtis Franklin shares this story on This Week in Enterprise Tech.

For the full episode, visit twit.tv/twiet/511

#TWiT, #UberHacked, #TWiET

Host: Curt Franklin

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Sep 18, 2022
TNW Clip: The Ethereum Merge
11:11

On Tech News Weekly, Jason Howell talks to David Yaffe-Bellany from The New York Times about Ethereum's upgrade called The Merge and what this upgrade to the cryptocurrency means for the crypto space.

For this story and more, check out Tech News Weekly: https://twit.tv/tnw/252

Host: Jason Howell

Guest: David Yaffe-Bellany

You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Sep 16, 2022
TWIG Clip: Matt Mullenweg on How WordPress Continues to Thrive
20:53

On This Week in Google, Matt Mullenweg, founder of Automattic and WordPress talks with Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, and Ant Pruitt about how WordPress has survived the "blogging Winter."

For the full episode, visit twit.tv/twig/681

Hosts: Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, and Ant Pruitt

Guest: Matt Mullenweg

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Sep 16, 2022
SN Clip: Cyberwarfare: Albania vs Iran
11:12

On Security Now, Leo Laporte and Steve Gibson look at an unusual and disturbing escalation of a cyberattack between Iran and Albania.

Full episode at twit.tv/sn88

Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte

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Sep 15, 2022
WW Clip: Bonnie Ross Leaves 343
4:56

On Windows Weekly, Paul Thurrott, Leo Laporte, and Mary Jo Foley discuss the departure of Bonnie Ross from 343 Industries before Halo Infinite's Winter Update.

Full episode at twit.tv/ww794

Hosts: Paul Thurrott, Leo Laporte, and Mary Jo Foley

You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Sep 15, 2022
AAA Clip: How Android Responds to New iPhone Features
10:52

On All About Android, Jason Howell, Ron Richards, and Huyen Tue Dao talk about the different ways that Android OEMs and developers respond to big announcements made during Apple's biggest iPhone events like the one from the iPhone 14 Pro.

For the full episode, visit twit.tv/aaa/595

#Samsung #Apple #DynamicIsland

Hosts: Jason Howell, Ron Richards, and Huyen Tue Dao

You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Sep 14, 2022
MBW Clip: The Dynamic Island
10:05

On MacBreak Weekly, Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, Alex Linsday, and Jason Snell talk about the Dynamic Island on the iPhone 14 Pro.

For more, check out MacBreak Weekly: https://twit.tv/mbw/835

Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, Alex Lindsay, and Jason Snell

You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Sep 14, 2022
WW Clip: AMD's New Mobile Chipset Naming System
11:50

On Windows Weekly, Paul Thurrott explains the new naming system that AMD is applying to their mobile processors beginning in 2023. Unfortunately, it's still not simple enough for the average consumer.

Full episode at twit.tv/ww793

Hosts: Leo Laporte, Paul Thurrott, and Mary Jo Foley

You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Sep 12, 2022
TTG Clip: Should I Upgrade to the New iPhone 14 Pro from the 12 Pro?
10:38

On The Tech Guy, Leo answers a caller's question about upgrading to the new iPhone 14 Pro.

Host: Leo Laporte

You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Sep 12, 2022
TWiT Clip: How Do You Really Feel About the Dynamic Island?
6:37

On This Week in Tech, Leo Laporte, Rene Ritchie, Fr. Robert Ballecer, and Allyn Malventano discuss Apple's new Dynamic Island feature and whether its a return to form for Apple or just another feature.

Full episode at twit.tv/twit892

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Rene Ritchie, Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ, and Allyn Malventano

You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Sep 12, 2022