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Now displaying: October, 2020
Oct 26, 2020

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Timestamps (Courtesy of Michael O'Brien):
00:00:00 - Stream Start!
00:00:08 - And welcome to the WAN Show ladies and gentlemen
00:00:21 - Topic #2: Danish retailer on RTX 3000 supply (Jump to 00:32:50)
00:00:47 - Topic #3: Alleged RX 6800 benchmarks (Jump to 00:49:01)
00:00:53 - Topic #1: Tweets on the streaming industry (Jump to 00:03:25)
00:01:11 - Topic #4: Intel sold NAND business unit (Jump to 00:51:41)
00:01:42 - [Tepid] Intro
00:02:12 - Unofficial Topic #1: People Giving Linus Crap
00:03:29 - Topic #1: [Alex Hutchinson] @BangBangClick's Twitter Comments
00:04:07 - The meat of the topic
00:05:05 - Linus back with the meme moments...
00:05:06 - Luke's take
00:09:14 - Linus' take
00:12:43 - Streaming isn't the complete context
00:15:15 - How the Industry reacted
00:17:09 - But the EULA...
00:18:30 - Let's not forget about Fair Use w/ anecdote
00:23:10 - It is not cut and dry
00:25:50 - Summary of argument
00:26:45 - And L&L's assessment of Alex Hutchinson's tweet?
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00:32:50 - Topic #2: Proshop, Danish retailer fulfillment stats
00:33:08 - RTX 3090 stats
00:34:12 - RTX 3080 stats
00:34:46 - RTX 3070 stats, despite embargo
00:36:53 - Manufacturing bottleneck behind the delay
00:38:17 - Linus' opinion on the topic
00:39:59 - In all seriousness though...
00:43:53 - NCIS Story Time! - Gather 'round the Pentium 4 space heater, kids
00:48:45 - Back to UT #1 :p
00:49:01 - Topic #3: Alleged RX 6800 benchmarks
00:50:20 - Luke's hot take
00:51:41 - Topic #4: Intel sold NAND business unit
00:51:41 - Details of sale & reasoning
00:53:27 - Unofficial Topic #2: Secret Shopper is BACK!
00:54:03 - SI's are: iBuyPower, CyberPower, Dell, HP, Main Gear, and Origin PCs
00:58:10 - 2nd stealth giveaway details...
00:59:13 - New floatplane.com entries, Lon.TV & Craft Computing
00:59:34 - Craft Computing shot out (someone else want to tell me what the other is?)
01:00:14 - Unofficial Topic #3: Loot Box Lawsuits
01:00:31 - The thoughts on the topic
01:02:39 - Uofficial Topic #4: McBroken
01:04:35 - Superchats!
01:04:58 - Linus can't adopt you
01:05:31 - DMCA & Copyright Policy
01:11:10 - LMG is hiring - linusmediagroup.com/jobs-1
01:12:56 - Bye!
01:12:59 - Outtro!

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Timestamps (Courtesy of Rushil Kasetty)
00:00:00 - Intro and Topics
00:02:08 - Voice Changer
00:02:22 - Nvidia no longer selling 3000 series cards direct online
00:15:42 - GameStop/Microsoft Deal
00:29:38 - iPhone 12 (and variants)
00:33:36 - new Mario Kart and LTT video
00:37:37 - Sponsor Spot #1 (PCBWay)
00:38:38 - Sponsor Spot #2 (Pulseway)
00:39:27 - Sponsor Spot #3 (Ridgewallet)
00:40:14 - Xbox One SOC on Alibaba
00:44:52 - Redditor claims NVidia's Russia store canceled 3000 launch in favor of scalping them
00:47:15 - Carl Pei has left OnePlus
00:49:49 - DriveSavers drama update
00:57:38 - Superchats
00:57:57 - nvm, Linus applied at Amazon story
01:11:08 - back to superchats

Oct 13, 2020

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Timestamps: (Courtesy of Michael O'Brien)
00:00:00 - Stream Start!
00:00:02 - Hey, Welcome to the WAN Show Ladies and Gentlemen!
00:00:10 - Topic #1: AMD Announced 3rd Gen CPUs (Jump to 00:02:25)
00:00:32 - Topic #2: DriveSavers' Drama (Jump to 00:24:36)
00:01:01 - Topic #5: PS5 Teardown (Jump to 01:05:25)
00:01:17 - Topic #3: Starlink Entering Public Beta (Jump to 00:41:12)
00:01:23 - Topic #4: MSI Drama (Jump to 00:47:18)
00:01:32 - Intro
00:02:21 - Topic #1: AMD Announced 3rd Gen CPUs
00:03:11 - What CPUs were announced
00:04:31 - Claimed performance uplift
00:05:45 - AMD vs Intel platform differences
00:06:31 - 'SUP YO! HOW YOU DOIN'?!
00:10:08 - Unofficial Topic #1: LTT's Floatplane Presence
00:10:32 - LTT vs Slow Mo Guys, mebe?
00:11:48 - LTT's LG C10 coverage anecdote
00:16:44 - Back to Topic #1, take 2
00:16:51 - But Rocket Lake?
00:18:57 - Intel's virtualization - AMD's
00:19:29 - Unofficial Topic #2: Wendell's Collection Habits
00:20:49 - No, seriously.
00:22:40 - Back to Topic #1, take 3
00:22:52 - Would Luke go all Red?
00:24:32 - Topic #2: DriveSavers' Drama
00:25:36 - Allegations against LTT
00:27:11 - Repair vs Recycle
00:29:24 - iPad Rehab's Claim & Rebuttal
00:32:04 - Linus' take
00:33:39 - Back to UT #2: The Wendell Call
00:35:56 - Stop changing the subject!
00:38:34 - The "businessman" stance
00:39:46 - You can find Wendell at...
00:41:08 - Topic #3: Starlink Entering Public Beta
00:41:34 - Maybe Feb 18th, 2021?
00:42:14 - But First Responders
00:43:32 - GMC's Hummer is still around
00:44:38 - Sponsors!
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00:47:14 - Topic #4: MSI Scalping Drama
00:47:25 - Coincidence of MSI Sponsorship
00:48:30 - Linus was right
00:51:56 - Linus @ NCIX & how this could have happened
00:54:53 - Why the sales were unnoticed
00:57:23 - Linus' summation & hot take
01:01:05 - Unofficial Topic #3: R9 5950X - Dead End?
01:03:05 - Unofficial Topic #4: MSI's corrective action
01:05:25 - Topic #5: PS5 Teardown
01:05:31 - Linus' & Luke's takeaways
01:07:42 - Forward thinking against industry trends
01:08:25 - Liquid metal talks & repairability
01:12:54 - PS4 games that are NOT compatible
01:15:38 - Unofficial Topic #5: Apple's T2's Security Vulnerability
01:16:34 - A significant downside
01:17:38 - An upside
01:18:44 - Superchats!
01:18:51 - Fabian, lttstore.com
01:20:41 - Sick burn!
01:24:27 - lttstore.com masks
01:27:17 - Bye!
01:27:23 - Outtro!

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Timestamps (Courtesy of Michael O'Brien):
00:00:00 - Stream Start!
00:00:05 - What is up ladies and gentlemen
00:00:13 - Topic #1: Ryzen 5800X Benchmark Leak (Jump to 00:01:54)
00:00:20 - Topic #2: Pixel 4, 4a 5G, Chromecast, Nest Audio speaker (Jump to 00:14:05)
00:00:31 - Topic #4: Linus' Bounty Program (Jump to 00:53:18)
00:01:00 - Topic #3: Microsoft & Arm (Jump to 00:47:43) (Titled topic)
00:01:10 - Intro's Broken!
00:01:54 - Topic #1: Ryzen 5800X Benchmark Leak
00:02:16 - AMD's branding vs Intel's Branding
00:04:28 - Resyncing Mobile & Desktop nomenclature
00:05:09 - Benchmarks are gone, but here is chart
00:06:35 - R9 5900X @ 150 W TDP, ~15% increase
00:09:28 - Linus' take, involving tin foil and fish
00:12:31 - Discussion about leaks & espionage
00:13:35 - lttstore.com sweater update
00:14:05 - Topic #2: Pixel 4, 4a 5G, Chromecast, Nest Audio Speaker
00:14:19 - Snapdragon 765G SoC downgrade
00:15:31 - Would Luke buy it?
00:17:39 - Additional Pixel 5G specs & Linus' concerns
00:19:21 - How could you provide long-term device support?
00:22:44 - $5 text vs "not a good idea" - Fight!
00:25:45 - End result of costs vs free
00:27:38 - SoC cost vs phone MSRP
00:28:54 - But Luke, really?
00:31:35 - Nest Audio & Chrome Cast TV w/ Google TV
00:32:53 - Google's development process & support
00:36:05 - Google Play Music -- YouTube Music issues
00:39:25 - G-Suite Reminders, paid vs free
00:40:11 - Sponsors!
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00:40:55 - Nerd of Die - lmg.gg/nerdordie
00:41:32 - Vessi Footwear - Code WANSHOW - vessi.com/wanshow
00:42:11 - Unofficial Topic #1: RTX 3070 Launch Delay
00:42:28 - Altruism?
00:44:49 - But that Radeon event...
00:45:29 - Correct move regardless?
00:47:43 - Topic #3a: Microsoft's Surface Laptop Go & Surface Pro X
00:47:49 - Laptop Go specs
00:48:10 - Surface Pro X specs
00:48:27 - Topic #3b: Windows on Arm (Titled topic)
00:48:47 - 64-bit x86 emulation support
00:50:21 - Linus' take
00:53:18 - Topic #4: Bounty Time!
00:54:02 - HIS X1600 Pro Dual DVI w/ AGP & PCIe WORKING
00:55:39 - Superchats!
00:57:14 - Tell people you love them and how much they mean to you
00:59:45 - Small runs with Creative Warehouse
01:02:09 - Phone performance usefulness
01:03:58 - Shuffle on the YouTube Music app
01:05:13 - EK is now an SI (System Integrator)
01:06:20 - Same Bad time, same bad channel. G'bye!
01:06:25 - Outro!

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