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Now displaying: February, 2017
Feb 21, 2017

 

On this episode of You, Me 7 Tech, Cynthia and Jeff dive into the world and history of artificial technology and robots, and reveal the fears that people have with developing this specific technology. 
 
Show Notes:

http://www.computerhistory.org/timeline/ai-robotics/

http://www.robotshop.com/media/files/PDF/timeline.pdf

Feb 16, 2017

Join Dan, Jeff and Cynthia as they lounge around and talk a bit about gaming. We talk about Nintendo, Steam, E3, South Park and Nvidia. We also talk about what we've been playing and what the upcoming releases are on console and PC.

1) Nintendo Has “Mastered” the Unreal Engine for the Switch
https://www.engadget.com/2017/02/07/nintendos-engineers-have-embraced-unreal-engine/
2) Steam Greenlight Shut Down
http://www.theverge.com/2017/2/10/14578780/valve-steam-greenlight-shut-down-direct-submissions
3) E3 Open To Public
http://www.theverge.com/2017/2/8/14548376/e3-2017-open-ticket-sales-public-february-13
4) South Park Delayed Again
http://www.polygon.com/2017/2/9/14561368/south-park-the-fractured-but-whole-delay-ubisoft

Feb 14, 2017

Join Jeff, Dan and Cynth as they dive in to the news for the last week. More on AMD's Ryzen and Intel's Cannon Lake chips. Ford is spending a lot of money on driverless tech. And Samsung batteries are still exploding.

Notes:

1) Ford Invests Monies In Driverless Tech
https://www.extremetech.com/extreme/244315-whats-behind-fords-1-billion-artificial-intelligence-selfdriving-excellence
2) AMD Ryzen Roundup
https://www.techpowerup.com/230517/no-windows-7-drivers-for-amd-ryzen
https://www.techpowerup.com/230609/amd-ryzen-xfr-frequencies-revealed

http://www.digitaltrends.com/computing/noctua-special-edition-coolers-amd-ryzen/
3) Intel Fires Back
https://www.techpowerup.com/230541/8th-gen-core-cannon-lake-over-15-faster-than-kaby-lake-intel
https://www.techpowerup.com/230557/on-intel-and-their-usd-7b-white-house-affair
4) Samsung Factory Fire Triggered by Batteries
https://www.engadget.com/2017/02/08/samsung-factory-fire/
5) Time Warner Lawsuit
http://bgr.com/2017/02/01/twc-internet-speeds-complaint-lawsuit/
6) Stark Smart Watch Kickstarter
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/594190472/stark-the-first-affordable-hybrid-smartwatch-40

Feb 7, 2017
On this second episode of You, Me & Tech we dive into the history of wearable technology, it's impact on our lives, and the exciting future of it all.
 

Links: 

A brief history of wearable technology: https://www.wareable.com/wearable-tech/a-brief-history-of-wearables
 
Magic Leap: https://www.magicleap.com/#/home
 
Google Android Wear 2.0: https://www.wareable.com/android-wear/android-wear-update-everything-you-need-to-know-2735
 
Blocks Wearable Technology: https://www.chooseblocks.com/discover/overview
 
Under Armor Smart Running Shoe: https://www.wareable.com/running/under-armours-new-smart-running-shoes-will-tell-you-if-youre-fit-to-run-3656
 
HoloLens: https://www.microsoft.com/microsoft-hololens/en-ca
 
Here One smart wireless earbuds: https://hereplus.me/
 
AirPods: http://www.apple.com/ca/airpods/?afid=p238%7CsEuzfbq0j-dc_mtid_209251kg40341_pcrid_165959605842_&cid=wwa-ca-kwgo-features-slid-
 
Octopus: http://octopus.watch/
 
Project Jacquard: https://atap.google.com/jacquard/
 
F-35 Helmet Mounted Display System: https://www.f35.com/about/capabilities/helmet
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