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Now displaying: 2020
Feb 17, 2020

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Timestamps: (Courtesy Lloyd Dunamis)

01:51 INTRO
02:49 Intel XE Series GPU Leaks
06:30 GPU TDP Watt ratings
07:37 Naming: Chiplets vs Tiles
09:08 Excitement level assessment
11:20 New Youtube & Floatplane Channel
13:50 Actual new channel announcement
20:26 New channel naming, and Luke's ulterior motive
22:42 Purpose
26:26 TESLA Returned Autopilot/Self-driving Feature
26:30 "Cars as a Service" discussion recap
30:36 Actual topic + related
35:44 SPONSORS
35:54 Vessi Footwear
37:14 Backblaze
38:14 PIA - Private Internet Access
42:55 New Shipping Pricing Structure for LTTStore.com
47:31 Sony Struggling with PS5 Price
48:10 Nintendo Peripherals price rant in-betweens
55:51 (Emergency) Phone Call: Server room fire
55:38 NVidia GeForce Now - Publishers Pull Out
57:46 Elon Musk's Starlink Plan Approved for Australia
1:01:01 The Essential Phone Closure
1:02:07 Steam Labs Experiment 008 - Machine Learning Suggests Which Owned Games To Play Next
1:02:55 (Small Update) Server's super cramped
1:04:09 What it looks like (screenshots)
1:04:55 Burning Server Update
1:14:42 Puerto Rico's Government Phished for US$2.6M
1:16:13 Backblaze's 2019 HDD Failure Rates Report Released
1:19:16 Folding Phones Released - Samsung & Motorola
1:19:30 Poll: Folding (Horizontal) vs Flipping (Vertical) vs Standard
1:21:08 Poll results
1:22:36 SUPACHATS
1:23:09 "Where do you see VR in 1, 5 or 10 yrs; Hard limits in the tech?"
1:26:55 Who & Which channel to contact for episode ideas
1:28:30 Burning Server (Update)
1:31:00 OUTRO

Feb 10, 2020

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Timestamps: (Courtesy of Navid Jamali)

0:00 Outfit coordination
2:22 Linus’ lip balm
3:00 Private Internet Access headline
4:56 PIA debt, are they profitable?
5:43 Several quick PIA Q&A
6:24 New CTO Mark Karpelès
8:00 Kape Technologies history lesson
9:08 Mark Zuckerburg
10:14 Clips from the interview
15:17 Linus explains his side of the PIA story
16:58 Linus posts poll(poll is gone now)
18:08 Intel stock buybacks
19:56 Show AMD dominates Amazon
23:27 Back to intel stock discussion
24:44 Power flicker(lasts a few seconds)
27:31 Back to PIA poll results
[SPONSORS]
32:38 Honey
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33:29 SquareSpace
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34:23 FloatPlane PIA poll
36:40 ChannelSuperFun
38:20 Displate
LMG.GG/displatewan offercode: LTT
39:24 Tesla removing features from used cars
40:34 What if the software is tied to user
43:00 Future of car ownership
44:26 Cars as a service and licensing features
47:55 Ownership between the generations
50:19 Possible LTX Displate and lttstore.com
50:58 OtterWorldly beating linus
52:50 FlashPoint and death of Adobe Flash
56:22 Xbox and their new main rivals
1:00:20 Super Chats

Feb 2, 2020

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Podcast Download: TBD

Timestamps: (Courtesy of Lime12387)

0:18 - Topics
0:52 - Intro
1:33 - Luke and James catch up
2:08 - James perspective on Linus "I'm thinking of retiring" stream
4:48 - new LMG channel
5:27 - Carpool Critics podcast
8:58 - Luke blizzard un-banned
15:35 - Warcraft 3 Reforged
24:40 - Samsung folding phone
31:58 - Huawei UK 5G
39:56 - SPONSORS
- 39:58 - Pulseway
- 40:36 - Displate
- 43:08 - LTTSTORE.COM !!!!
- 45:10 - ( lttstore.com lanyard hack)
46:42 - Android airdrop
54:46 - EVE tech company
1:01:28 - Super Chats

Jan 27, 2020

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Timestamps: (Courtesy of Rushil Kasetty)

0:00 topic overview
2:02 intro
2:40 Linus isn't retiring, more about his Livestream
18:56 RX 5600XT video apology and VBIOS update
22:14 Linus is better than Jaden at Beat Saber
23:30 more about the 5600XT
25:30 RTX 2060 KO actually uses TU104s
30:37 Sponsor spot 1 (MOS Organizers)
31:24 Sponsor spot 2 (Honey)
32:30 Sponsor spot 3 (VULTR)
34:04 10 million subscriber T-shirt
35:35 LTT Minecraft server updates
42:00 Lenovo ThinkPad USB-C issues
42:58 EU proposing a ban on facial recognition
48:50 10 million sub shirts are limited stock
51:35 Sonos stopping support for old products
56:15 Luke talks about his experience with Blizzard customer service
1:01:00 super chats

Jan 20, 2020

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Timestamps: (Courtesy of Ben Fayers)

2:39 - NSA Exploit Reveal
3:47 - Floatplane Password Character Limit
5:24 - Back to the NSA
6:33 - Linus runs away to shout at a microphone
7:17 - Luke wasn't paying attention to Linus (more NSA Chat)
9:20 - Windows 7 is dead
9:50 - Linus is back (Win7 conversation continues)
10:25 - Luke moves to Windows 10 (W7/OS conversation still going)
13:14 - (Tangent) Linus' gets crushed in beat saber.
26:27 - Discussion about TQ Video "Why is windows 10 free now"
30:40 - SPONSOR - Freshbooks
31:20 - SPONSOR - Humble Bundle
32:00 - SPONSOR - Displate
33:00 - LTTStore updates
33:40 - Nick's Twitter postings (and Linus lack of meme-ery)
34:50 - Apple may be forced to ditch the Lightning connector (EU voting on all devices using single connector)
38:25 - "USB Type C is not particularly well understood" (with example)
45:46 - (Tangent) Linus' Plex Server is fixed
46:00 - NVIDIA drops pricing of RTX 2060 to 299(USD?)
46:23 - "to the rumoured upcoming 5600XT which is releasing on ..." (Linus' makes sure he's not about to leak something)
46:38 - Back to GPU Talk
47:40 - LTT Minecraft Server Launch Soon™️
48:23 - Scientists build living robots (Xenobots)
50:38 - Cooler Master redesign thermal paste syringe
52:58 - Corsair iCUE to support Asus motherboard RGB control
54:50 - Two random things from Luke (and Linus' broken Valve Index)
57:15 - Luke is banned from WoW for 6 months
58:10 - Like was in a dungeon with his family members
58:48 - Luke's personal WoW classic launch day story

Jan 11, 2020

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Timestamps: (Courtesy of Blahorga Slisk)

1:06 - Forgotten Weapons joins Floatplane
2:10 - Todays subjects
4:10 - Intro
4:39 - Linus makes this episode all Q&A! Promise!
5:46 - If you want a shirt that makes people hate your vid stream then go to LTTStore.com
6:06 - More Q&A
9:07 - Linus laptop just has had it with all the silliness and commit suicide by throwing a BSOD...
10:16 - First Topic! Linus will stop talking, eventually...
11:32 - Linus has stalled long enough that his notebook has been resuscitated.
11:39 - First Topic! (again) Intels GPU shown in the flesh (Squishy, squishy squishy squishy...)
22:14 - "Behind the 8-ball" LTT investigates the expression and learn lots of valuable stuff (not)
24:45 - Sponsor #1: Vessi Footwear (Linus gets to play with water. I feel like I'm watching a King of Random episode, just with less fire and explosions)
27:56 - Sponsor #2: Monday.com
28:47 - Sponsor #3: Displate
29:34 - Linus car. He IS going to review it, any year now...
30:47 - Sony built a car, but let's talk about the PS5 name, design and logo.
38:32 - So, what was that about Sony making a car?
40:03 - Something about a user going by i7-6969x in the chat has Luke laughing like a mad man.
40:26 - Linus tries to get the show back on track. Sony? Car? Remember?
47:27 - Luke doesn't have a PS4. Linus baffled...
49:29 - Linus is bringing Epic Gamestore down, one free DL at a time, and NO micro transactions...
50:06 - It's a Switch, from Dell? And it runs PC games?!
54:20 - Cherry updates switch to 100 million actuations. Games not included...
56:02 - The new pot stash box has facial recognition, wifi, Bluetooth, a scale and they won an innovation award at CES. (but are not allowed to talk about it, because you know, Mary Jane...)
59:22 - Movie reviews from Carpool critics.
59:42 - LTX at Aug. 8th & 9th...
1:00:08 - Superchatt and a lot about FF6. Will he play it or not, and if he does, will he stream it?

Jan 4, 2020

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Timestamps: (Courtesy of 1littlelee)

3:20 Apple's gaming computer
12:23 Apple's gaming computer Specs
16:36 Apples Gaming Computer Peripherals
22:07 - LTT store RAM, processor T-shirts in stock
22:45 - CES Team T-Shirts
25:16 - New California Consumer Privacy Act
35:34 - T-Shirt Poll Results
36:14 - SPONSOR SPACE - Squarespace.com
37:27 - SPONSOR SPACE - Displate
38:25 - SPONSOR SPACE - Viewsonic
39:15 - Lukes Keyboard broke
41:27 - LTX 2020 - August 8-9 (Vancouver Conference center)
43:20 - Carpool critics - podcast
45:47 - Star wars rise of the Skywalker - Talk
55:29 - Segway chair
57:10 - Superchat read

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