Garage Nerds Weekly Podcast – Episode 6

In this weeks episode we discuss the new 6th Generation intel rumours, the end of Onlive, a smart bag, a brand new Maclaren and YouTube being seconds from complete chaos! All this and much more!

 

Show Notes:

 

-6th gen intel rumors

nicknamed skylake

small performance increase ~ 5%

better power management

improved on chip graphics – light gaming, civ, league etc

due summer 2015

 

-Onlive shutting down

http://www.engadget.com/2015/04/02/sony-buys-onlive/

Sony buying leftovers

 

-Smart Bag, more useful than a smart watch?

http://www.wired.com/2015/04/smart-bag-useful-smartwatch/

$200

 

 

-Microsoft Windows, open source?

http://www.wired.com/2015/04/microsoft-open-source-windows-definitely-possible/

 

-Top Gear on Netflix

Reddit/TopGear Slamming netflix customer service with requests

 

-1000fps 4k drone camera

http://www.engadget.com/2015/04/03/phantom-flex4k-meets-aerigon-drone/

Phantom flex (slomo guys)

Aerigon (airy-gone) drone boosted to 14kg lifting capacity

£100,000 total

Land Rovers on a stormy day – muddy puddles – perfection

 

-McLaren 570s

http://www.theverge.com/2015/4/2/8337297/mclaren-570s-launch-nyias-2015

longer and wider than a 650s – more luggage space (Shmee150 eurotour ref)

easier to get in and out of

better aerodynamics – more downforce

around £150k – £50k cheaper than 650s

3.2 seconds to 62

still has a 3.8L V8 – 560bhp

over 200 mph

 

-BMW to make plug in hybrid versions of all Supcoming models

http://www.engadget.com/2015/04/03/bmw-plug-in-hybrid-new-models/

Expanding from just 3 and 5 series

 

-Anker phone case/glass screen protectors

 

 

-Youtube seconds from total wipeout

http://www.pcgamer.com/security-flaw-gave-researcher-the-power-to-erase-every-video-on-youtube/

Youtube’s payed hacker department

6-7 hours of research

1:30 to to remove any video

rewarded $5000

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