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Dec 17, 2018

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Timestamps Courtesy of Jason Dong

0:00 : technical stuff
3:38 : Preview of topics
4:10 : Intro (RIP headphone users as usual)
5:01 : Windows 10 updates
11:30 : Floatplane stream quality
12:34 : Galaxy S10
19:37 : Floatplane stream quality update
20:32 : Lukeland
21:44 : Wifi connections; LMG, Luke’s potential house?
27:25 : Sponsor: Mos Backpacks
30:06 : School bans candy canes
31:27 : Sponsor: Savage Jerky
33:29 : Sponsor: Private Internet Access
34:43 : iPhone sales banned in China
35:49 : Linus is a “valley girl”?
39:33 : Back onto iPhone sales in China
41:49 : Back onto candy canes
42:49 : LTT shirt, “Scam” USB Drive, LTT cable ties
46:07 : China bans Fortnite and PUBG (and other games)?
49:01 : Razer GPU mining software for Razer merch
50:20 : LTT cable ties, other colors
52:22 : Superchats and Floatplane chats

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Timestamps courtesy of WestOfAsh

0:00 RTX shirt
1:18 RTX graphics cards reviews are coming!
3:16 Topics for this week
5:36 RTX @ PAX
9:00 HDR on and off comparison to RTX on and off
13:18 offloading RTX to different cores can it stretch the performance longer on cards?
17:56 6800 GT Ultra launched in 2004 supported until 2015.
20:00 Nvidia performance slides are vague but give some idea of expectations.
25:00 Competitive games will not adopt uneven hardware preferences
26:33 gameplay is king
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42:40 Manual monthly fee for floatplane? Big updates coming!
43:25 Chrome is killing worldwideweb = WWW. before websites URL
46:20 Premier Youtube live streaming!
48:01 No talking about Alex Jones
50:15 Apple has good RMA FAST SHIPPING speeds!
53:50 Notches on phones
55:15 OnePlus removing Headphone jack
58:50 Super chats
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1:05:18 END

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Timestamps courtesy of JJMC89.

00:02:00 - Folding@home, Boinc
00:04:20 - GPP is over
00:18:23 - T-Mobile, Sprint merger
00:22:40 - DRAM price fixing
00:26:38 - Sponsor: PIA
00:28:59 - Sponsor: Freshbooks
00:29:52 - Sponsor: Squarespace
00:31:43 - LTX18
00:32:18 - Floatplane
00:34:51 - Warranty void stickers
00:39:41 - Facebook's new privacy tools
00:42:04 - Facebook dating app
00:47:21 - HP breaches Australian consumer laws
00:50:38 - New Bitmain ASIC miners able to mine Equihash
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Mar 2, 2018

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Feb 19, 2018

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Feb 8, 2018

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Feb 8, 2018

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Dec 11, 2017
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Timestamps courtesy of JJMC89.

00:06:04 - LTX 2017 Sponsor: Freshbooks
00:10:25 - Vega 64 design
00:12:39 - Vega Firestrike scores
00:13:45 - Vega price rumors
00:19:44 - Eurasian Economic Commission site confirms Vega 10, 11, 12, and 20
00:23:11 - Intel Core X-series specs
00:29:02 - Sponsor: Spektrum
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00:31:19 - Sponsor: Freshbooks
00:32:41 - USB 3.2 spec announced
00:35:45 - Car wash hack can strike vehicle, trap passengers, douse them with water
00:39:39 - Twitter testing automatic Tweet promotion service
00:42:14 - Twitter netted 0 new users last quarter
00:42:58 - Buy solar from your neighbor on a blockchain
00:43:42 - Instagram posts are tipping off India's tax collectors
00:45:26 - Amazon launches parcel delivery lockers for apartment buildings
00:45:35 - YouTube Red and Google Play are going to merge
00:46:50 - LTX 2017 teaser
00:47:21 - Floatplane Club

Jul 24, 2017

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Timestamps courtesy of beezohh

8:58 “Glued together” is a possible technical term
12:05 HTC Keyboard shows ads to users
16:24 This just in: ASUS Threadripper Mobo unboxing Pics
19:22 ASUS ROG Crosshair VI Extreme Announced
24:17 Dark web's largest illegal marketplace shut down
29:49 Sponsor : Freshbooks (turned into a talk about LTX)
36:29 Sponsor : Mack Weldon
37:25 Sponsor : Savage Jerky
39:38 Noctua fans going to shit
47:50 Intel Preparing Multiple Hexacore Coffee Lake CPUs
53:19 Is the N64 classic coming after the SNES?
54:54 Chinese mall introduces 'husband storage' pods for shopping wives
56:23 Youtube redirects ISIS recruits
01:00:03 Floatplane Recruitment
01:01:26 Upcoming Floatplane videos

May 23, 2017

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Timestamps courtesy of Brandon Axtmann and JJMC89.

00:03:00 - Linus visited deadmau5
00:08:10 - Luke's week
00:10:18 - Ryzen Threadripper
00:18:02 - EPYC
00:29:16 - Vega Frontier Edition
00:33:16 - Ryzen Mobile
00:40:22 - Sponsor: Freshbooks
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00:46:06 - LTX 2017
00:48:34 - WannaCry has only collected $92,000 in payments
00:52:12 - Optane DIMMs and companion CPUs will arrive in 2018
00:55:18 - LimeTech
00:57:55 - Floatplane Club (with Scrapyard Wars teaser)
01:03:33 - "Genericide" legal assault to nullify the Google trademark fails
01:07:18 - FAA's drone registry requirement was shot down
01:08:25 - Case Mod World Series 2017 winners

Dec 7, 2015

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Timestamps courtesy of Sam Tilling (IPickle), Ghost, JJMC89 & Brandon Axtmann

00:04:13 Amazon Explains How its Drone Service (Prime Air) Will Work.
00:14:15 YouTube wants to compete with Netflix.
00:17:35 VTech admits to being hacked.
00:21:30 Playstation unlocks 7th core for developers.
00:39:20 Scott Wasson [Tech Report] joining AMD.
00:44:30 AMD drivers locking fan speeds to 20% and killing GPUs. (Patched)
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00:58:00 TigerDirect to lay off 241 workers.
00:59:50 GTX960Ti (allegedly) coming soon for $249.
01:00:10 (Rumor) Fury X2 paper launch before 2016 - $1070 Launch Price.
01:00:40 Intel ‘Skylake’ CPUs are bending by some 3rd party coolers.
01:08:05 Your Printer Could Be (Helping) Spy on you.
01:11:25 DIY mac pro case.
01:13:55 Just cause 3 suffers from terrible frame rate and load times on the Nextgen consoles.
01:14:50 Konami won’t let Hideo Kojima accept an award for Metal Gear Solid V
01:15:17 Just Cause 3 is incompatible with multi-GPU solutions.

Nov 24, 2015

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Timestamps courtesy of Sam Tilling (IPickle), Ghost & Brandon Axtmann

00:03:15 Linus’ Instagram Post.
00:11:35 Nvidia Unveils Pascal GPU details.
00:15:05 For a few truly bad DMCA takedowns, YouTube offers to cover legal costs
00:24:40 AMD could be profitable in 2 years: JPMorgan
00:28:15 Live Unboxing.
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00:50:05 YouTube Clip: “Linus To The Rescue!”
00:53:30 Former Apple designers say that Apple has lost ‘the fundamental principles of good design’
01:01:40 Intel says “Moore’s Law isn’t dead yet”
01:05:53 AMD Radeon R9 380X Reviews and Benchmarks
01:10:46 LTT Fans In Stock
01:13:05 New LTT Merch Store
01:15:27 Sony enabled PS2 backwards compatibility for the PS4 without telling.
01:19:59 New Samsung smart flip-phone leaks
01:23:45 BLOCKS - The first modular smartwatch
01:28:03 Walmart partnering with LG to make $10 phones
01:29:43 Fnatic Launches “No-BS” eSports peripherals by acquiring FUNC and starting an indiegogo campaign
01:31:30 AMD Bundles Star Wars: Battlefront with Radeon R9 Fury GFX Cards
01:32:00 Apple sneaks a USB 3.0-compatible Lightning port into the iPad Pro

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