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Now displaying: October, 2016
Oct 24, 2016
Published on Oct 21, 2016

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Timestamps courtesy of Ghost and JJMC89.

00:01:48 - Nintendo Switch
00:28:14 - Razer purchases THX
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00:43:05 - Tesla reveals Autopilot 2.0, available on all new cars including Model 3
00:48:55 - Massive DDOS takes down multiple sites attacking public DNS service
00:50:02 - The New Razer Blade Pro announced
01:02:53 - AMD announces Q3 2016 financial results
01:10:11 - Ubers ad-toting drones are heckling drivers stuck in traffic
01:11:49 - Samsung is the first 10nm chip maker
01:15:37 - Microsoft research demonstrates actuator which allow feeling virtual objects in 3D space
01:16:36 - PS4 Pro is basically two PS4 chips, using one for old games and both for Pro enhancements
01:18:01 - PlayStation VR shifts 50,000 units in Japan in first-week sales

Oct 17, 2016
Published on Oct 14, 2016

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Timestamps courtesy of Brandom Axtmann, Ghost, JJMC89, and Sam Tilling (IPickle).

00:04:16 - Occulus ASW
00:09:50 - World's largest solar project would generate electricity 24 hours a day, power 1 million U.S. homes
00:13:57 - Samsung to Note 7 owners: Here's $100 for your phone
00:20:05 - Hyperloop One and Dubai Future Accelerators will build the first 'hyperloop for cargo'
00:23:48 - LCD transparent side panel now available for pre-order
00:29:40 - No more humans: Foxconn deploys 40,000 robots in China
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00:38:07 - Soylent halts sales of bars; investigation into illnesses continues
00:42:17 - Star Citizen single player delayed indefinitely
00:45:23 - Chinese company buys majority stake in Newegg
00:47:32 - HP Inc. to axe up to 4,000 jobs over the next three years
00:51:55 - [RUMOR] More Nintendo NX leaks including price
00:53:42 - Valve shows off new VR controller prototypes
00:55:43 - BMW puts self-driving in the spotlight with new 5 Series
00:57:31 - Google's memory-boosted AI could help you navigate the subway
00:59:32 - Nikon DSLR with sub-zero peltier cooling: The Astronomers Camera of Choice
01:01:14 - Luke's ramblings: B.C. storm
01:06:05 - Luke's ramblings: Playstation VR
01:11:30 - Luke's ramblings: Microsoft trip

Oct 11, 2016
Published on Oct 7, 2016

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Timestamps courtesy of Brandom Axtmann, Ghost, and JJMC89.

00:04:34 - Google Event 4 October
00:28:28 - Post-recall Galaxy Note 7 caught fire on Southwest Airlines flight
00:30:49 - Apple patents fingerprint sensor that works through displays
00:33:33 - Washington state gambling commission orders valve to stop skin gambling via Steam
00:37:45 - HoloLens
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00:46:44 - Microsoft discontinues the Band 2 and confirms no replacement in 2016
00:47:40 - MSI and ASUS release BIOS updates for their LGA1151 boards for upcoming Kaby Lake
00:50:00 - Core i7 7700k benchmark
00:51:40 - Mafia 3 appears to be locked to 30FPS on PC
00:55:18 - YouTube singles ads
00:57:13 - Oculus Rift has a new minimum spec
01:00:14 - Windows 10 losing market share
01:03:16 - World of Warcraft has reached 10 million subscribers again, Blizzard denies
01:05:43 - Spotify is serving malware-infested ads to its users
01:07:08 - Pascal GP107 PCB pictured
01:09:54 - Amazon bans reviews based on free or discounted products
01:13:18 - Sharp revealed a prototype 27" 8K 120Hz HDR IGZO monitor in CEATEC 2016
01:15:10 - Nike has self-tying shoes
01:16:30 - AMD reportedly launching Zen and X370 motherboards at CES

Oct 3, 2016
Published on Oct 1, 2016

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Timestamps courtesy of Brandom Axtmann, Ghost, JJMC89, and Sam Tilling (IPickle).

00:05:16 - Galaxy Note 7, new units overheat and drain battery when charging
00:07:04 - US warns Samsung washing machine owners after explosion reports
00:10:55 - UK Advertising Agency ASA is to investigate Hello Games over false advertising
00:17:25 - Twitch News: Prime, Clips, uploads, badges, HTML5 support
00:24:07 - Sponsor: Razer
00:30:40 - After 14 years, BlackBerry will no longer design their own phones
00:42:02 - HDDs on the ropes, Samsung predicts SSD price collision as NVMe takes over
00:55:40 - People are drilling holes in their iPhones
00:57:40 - Swipe right for a sperm donor

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