Special guest Tyler Eaton joins Nate and Dave to talk tech this week. Tyler is a big fan of movies, video games, and apparently gimmicks. We have some great tips, picks and takes on the week’s tech news. All that and some hot Halloween candy talk for your enjoyment.
Make sure to join the Notnerd Facebook Group and let us know how you tech better. We’re also looking for your ProTips and Picks of the Week.
Show Notes and Links:
- Beauty Gate fixed (04:05)
- Flash Back: The Apple Watch is going to flop (04:30)
- https://www.hotspot3d.com/ (06:30)
- Apple killed the ‘GrayKey’ iPhone hack (10:30)
- Amazon says it has donated $100 million to charity through AmazonSmile in 5 years (10:55)
- Dave’s Pro Tip of the Week: Tapback, Messages (11:50)
- Kickstarter: Pictar Pro – DSLR your smartphone (14:30)
- Google’s Night Sight for Pixel phones will amaze you (19:05)
- OnePlus 6T Smartphone (21:10)
- iPhone gaffe that could cost Putin’s god-daughter big money (22:15)
- Flickr drops storage on free accounts from 1TB to 1000 pictures (24:40)
- Quarterly results are out, tech companies made a lot of money – Apple Charts (26:30)
- App Scams: “utility” apps were ‘stealing’ money via auto subscriptions – Apple has pulled most (27:40)
- Apps installed on millions of Android phones tracked users for big ad fraud scheme (29:20)
- Not News: The Chinese and Russians are listening to Trump’s phone calls (31:15)
- Bonus Odd Take: Reese’s created a machine to swap out all the Halloween treats you hate (32:45)
- Picks of the Week:
- iTunes Review Nate on Single File Pod (43:15)
- Check out Notnerd on Patreon (44:35)
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