PCWorld Show Episode 29: Samsung Note7 recall, Google to ditch Nexus for Pixel

Samsung’s recall of the Note7 just keeps getting worse and Jon, Jason, and Gordon are here to help you make sense of it. On tap:

  • Jason gives us the latest on just how bad the Note7 recall is and what may have gone wrong.
  • Is Google about to announce new Pixel phones and drop its beloved Nexus line? Does anyone even care?
  • Researchers demo a hack for Tesla cars that lets them remotely apply the brakes and pop the trunk.
  • And in this week’s Right or Wrong: Did the Samsung Note7 just become the new Ford Pinto?

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PCWorld Show Episode 28: iPhone 7, PlayStation 4 Pro, and 'Courage'

September kicks off with some big hardware news and Jon, Melissa, and Gordon are here to help you make sense of it. On tap:

  • Apple’s new iPhone 7 is here. Should we be excited?
  • Sony introduces the PlayStation 4 Pro and boasts of gaming at 4K resolution.
  • An EU court rules that consumers can’t demand a partial refund on a PC if they don’t use Windows.
  • And in this week’s Right or Wrong: Apple claims its decision to ditch the 3.5mm jack took ”courage.”

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PCWorld Show Episode 27: Kaby Lake, oddly shaped PCs from IFA, Windows 10 Mobile

It was a hot August for PC hardware: PCWorld’s editors closed out the month with big news, including: 

  • Intel’s new Kaby Lake CPU is made for our 4K video future
  • PC vendors showcased innovative holiday PCs: a curved-screen laptop from Acer; a laptop you can draw on from Lenovo; and a powerful, pretty PC from HP. 
  • Windows 10 Mobile gains some new features with the Anniversary Update, but is anyone left to care? 
  • And in this week’s Right or Wrong: Google kills Chromebooks after five years, because it can. 

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PCWorld Show Episode 24: Windows 10 Anniversary Update, AMD's crazy GPU, and Tim Sweeney

This week, Gordon Mah Ung, Mark Hachman, and Jon Phillips discuss the hottest tech news including:

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PCWorld Episode 22: Tesla crashes, Surface rumors and Radeon RX 480 woes

This week, Gordon Mah Ung, Melissa Riofrio, and Jon Phillips discuss the hottest tech news including:

  • Two high-profile crashes put Tesla's sort-of self-driving Autopilot in the hotseat.
  • BlackBerry kills its classic iconic phone, can the rest be far off?
  • Rumors are flying that a Microsoft Surface desktop is coming, and the gang discusses why it could be pretty awesome.
  • This week’s Right or Wrong: Can AMD repair the reputation of its Radeon RX 480?

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PCWorld Episode 20: Thunderbolt's turnaround, Digital Storm's badass PC, and T-Mobile freebies

This week, Gordon Mah Ung, Mark Hachman, and Jon Phillips discuss the hottest tech news including:

  • T-Mobile’s decision to thank customers with free pizza, movies, and even stock.
  • How Thunderbolt went from a loser to winner in just 12 months.
  • Digital Storm’s Aventum 3 with a 10-core CPU and dual GeForce GTX 1080 cards.
  • This week’s Right or Wrong: Run Android on an iPhone?

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