Tech Break (Audio)

TWiT

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.

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Petaluma, California

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TWiT

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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.

Twitter:

@TWiT

Language:

English


Episodes

TWiT Clip: Netflix Password Crackdown is Coming!

2/6/2023
On This Week in Tech, Leo Laporte, Wil Harris, Larry Magid, and Denise Howell talk about an early draft of Netflix' plan to crack down of password sharing and the swift negative response by subscribers. Full episode at twit.tv/twit913 Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Wil Harris, Denise Howell, and Larry Magid You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Duration:00:09:00

ATTG Clip: Super Bowl TV's

2/5/2023
On Ask The Tech Guys, Leo Laporte and Mikah Sargent talk to Scott Wilkinson of AVSForum about some TVs you can pick up for the Super Bowl. For more, and to see Scott's list of TV sales, check out Ask The Tech Guys: https://twit.tv/attg/1960 Hosts: Leo Laporte and Mikah Sargent Guest: Scott Wilkinson You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/ Sponsor: acilearning.com

Duration:00:25:56

TWiET Clip: Are Connected Appliances Secure?

2/3/2023
On This Week in Enterprise Tech Lou Maresca, Curt Franklin, and Brian Chee talk about how Appliance manufacturers can't understand why many customers are not connecting their smart appliances. For the full episode, visit twit.tv/twiet/529 Hosts: Louis Maresca, Curtis Franklin, and Brian Chee You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Duration:00:16:45

TNW Clip: S23 Announcement at Galaxy Unpacked 2023

2/2/2023
On Tech News Weekly, Jason Howell talks with Michael Fisher, aka Mr. Mobile, about the Samsung S23 that was announced at Samsung's Galaxy Unpacked 2023. For more, check out Tech News Weekly: https://twit.tv/tnw/271 Host: Jason Howell Guest: Michael Fisher You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/ Sponsor: acilearning.com

Duration:00:13:28

TWiG Clip: Live Test of Pixel Clear Calling

2/2/2023
On This Week in Google, Leo Laporte, Stacey Higginbotham, Jeff Jarvis, and Ant Pruitt put the Pixel Clear Calling feature to the test with a screaming vacuum in the room during a call. For the full episode, visit twit.tv/twig/701 Hosts: Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, and Ant Pruitt Guest: Stacey Higginbotham You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/ Sponsor: acilearning.com

Duration:00:05:34

WW Clip: Windows 11's Dark Pattern

2/1/2023
On Windows Weekly, Paul Thurrott and Richard Campbell talk with Leo Laporte about the latest Windows updates/upgrades that Microsoft is strongly pushing on individual users at home. Full episode at twit.tv/ww814 Hosts: Leo Laporte, Richard Campbell, and Paul Thurrott You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/ Sponsor: acilearning.com

Duration:00:07:16

AAA Clip: Comparing Artifact to Google News

2/1/2023
On All About Android, Jason Howell, Ron Richards, and Huyen Tue Dao talk about the early announcement of Artifact, a social news-sharing app by the founders of Instagram. In many ways, it sounds like it compares to Google News more than to Twitter. For the full episode, visit twit.tv/aaa/615 #Artifact #Intagram #Twitter 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/

Duration:00:12:59

MBW Clip: Foldable Screen & Kickstand for Future iPads?

1/31/2023
On MacBreak Weekly, Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, Alex Lindsay, and Jason Snell talk about a report that Apple may be developing an iPad with a built-in kickstand and foldable screen. For more, check out MacBreak Weekly: https://twit.tv/mbw/855 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/ Sponsor: acilearning.com

Duration:00:10:47

SN Clip: The Hackability of Crypto

1/31/2023
On Security Now, Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte ask whether any crypto asset is safe in the shadow of the Wormhole cryptocurrency hack as well as the phishing of Kevin Rose's NFT assets. For the full episode goto: twit.tv/sn/908 Hosts: Leo Laporte and Steve Gibson You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Duration:00:07:36

iOS Clip: iOS & macOS Email Out of Sync?

1/31/2023
On iOS Today, Mikah Sargent and Rosemary Orchard answer Alice's question about email desynchronization between an iPhone and MacBook Air. Mikah explains the technology used and Rosemary mentions a power setting that could be the culprit. Full episode at twit.tv/ios639 Hosts: Rosemary Orchard and Mikah Sargent You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/ Sponsor: acilearning.com

Duration:00:06:58

TWiT Clip: FBI Hacks the Hive Ransomware Gang

1/30/2023
On This Week in Tech, Leo Laporte, Harry McCracken, Tim Stevens, and Christina Warren talk about how FBI agents hacked and disrupted the Hive ransomware group preventing $130 million in ransom campaigns. Subscribe and watch the full 'This Week in Tech' podcast: https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-tech/episodes/912 Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Harry McCracken, Tim Stevens, and Christina Warren You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at...

Duration:00:04:03

ATTG Clip: Photo & Video Archiving

1/29/2023
On Ask the Tech Guys, Leo Laporte and Mikah Sargent answer a caller's question about a good process for better preparing their digital photos and videos for storage on a network drive. Ant Pruitt chips in with some suggestions as well. For more, check out Ask The Tech Guys: https://twit.tv/attg/1959 Hosts: Leo Laporte and Mikah Sargent Guest: Ant Pruitt You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/ Sponsor: acilearning.com

Duration:00:16:20

TNW Clip: Ticketmaster Senate Hearing

1/26/2023
On Tech News Weekly, Mikah Sargent talks with Amanda Silberling of TechCrunch about the Senate hearing on the LiveMaster fiasco of the presale program for Taylor Swift's The Eras Tour. For this story and more, check out Tech News Weekly: https://twit.tv/tnw/270 Host: Mikah Sargent Guest: Amanda Silberling You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/ Sponsor: acilearning.com

Duration:00:16:25

TWiG Clip: The Human Side of Google's Layoffs

1/26/2023
On This Week in Google, Leo Laporte, Stacey Higginbotham, Jeff Jarvis, and Ant Pruitt talk with Richard Hay, a Google engineer who was laid off after a decade and a half with the company. For the full episode, visit https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-google/episodes/700 Hosts: Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, Stacey Higginbotham, and Ant Pruitt Guest: Richard Hay You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/ Sponsor: acilearning.com

Duration:00:26:41

FLOSS Clip: The Importance of the GPL

1/25/2023
Simon Phipps and Doc Searls asks Christine Hall about the GPL and it's importance. There are many "defenders" of the GPL. Hall explains the take of those defenders as well as look at the GPL in relation to today's enterprise IT. For more, check out FLOSS Weekly: https://twit.tv/floss/716 Hosts: Doc Searls and Simon Phipps Guest: Christine Hall You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/ Sponsor: acilearning.com

Duration:00:05:20

WW Clip: Xbox's Carbon Aware "Controversy"

1/25/2023
On Windows Weekly, Paul Thurrott and Leo Laporte shake their heads at the recent "backlash" against Xbox's environmental impact reduction. Paul redirects the attention to an actual issue with the console that Microsoft needs to fix. Full episode at https://twit.tv/shows/windows-weekly/episodes/813 Hosts: Paul Thurrott and Leo Laporte You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Duration:00:06:22

AAA Clip: TicWatch Pro 5 Render Leaks

1/25/2023
On All About Android, Jason Howell, Ron Richards, Huyen Tue Dao, and Mishaal Rahman talk about the render leak of the Mobvoi TicWatch Pro 5 and the one critical snag to consider. For the full episode, visit https://twit.tv/shows/all-about-android/episodes/614 Hosts: Jason Howell, Ron Richards, and Huyen Tue Dao Co-Host: Mishaal Rahman You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/ Sponsor: acilearning.com

Duration:00:05:00

SN Clip: Cybercriminals Turn to ChatGPT

1/24/2023
On Security Now, Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte talk about the ways that cybercriminals are using ChatGPT to create malware and launch cyberattacks easily. For the full episode, go to: https://twit.tv/shows/security-now/episodes/907 Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Duration:00:15:07

MBW Clip: 2023 MacBook Pro Review

1/24/2023
On MacBreak Weekly, Jason Snell got his hands on the new M2 Max MacBook Pro. He shares his thoughts on the laptop. For more, check out MacBreak Weekly: https://twit.tv/shows/macbreak-weekly/episodes/854 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/ Sponsor: acilearning.com

Duration:00:09:52

TWiT Clip: Media Literacy is Strong in Finland

1/23/2023
On This Week in Tech, Leo Laporte, Brianna Wu, Shoshana Weissmann, and Patrick Beja talk about the challenge of media literacy in the United States and why Finland is teaching its students to spot misinformation. Full episode at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-tech/episodes/911 Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Patrick Beja, Shoshana Weissmann, and Brianna Wu You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our podcasts at https://podcasts.twit.tv/

Duration:00:08:14