Wired Wednesday
Kwilt 3, Deco M4 and the RAVPowerFile Hub This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben and John talk about a personal cloud storage update, one of the best mesh networking systems and the router, file server and battery pack any traveler should have. Apr 17, 2019, 11:16 PM
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Apple arcade service, Apple TV Plus and the new iPhone 11 models This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk all about Apple and its new streaming TV and Arcade service, as well as the all-new iPhone 11. Sep 10, 2019, 09:45 PM
Apple Watch screen replacement, Nike's self-lacing sneakers and why some airlines are banning MacBooks in checked luggage This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about the Apple Screen Replacement Program for the Apple Watch, using your Apple Watch and Siri to automatically lace-up your Nikes, and the MacBook ban from checked airline luggage. Sep 04, 2019, 08:06 AM
Facebook privacy, a lightweight app and turning your iPhone into a spreadsheet This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about the 'Off-Facebook activity' feature that lets you see and control your shared data, Google's lightweight 'Go' search app now available worldwide and using your phone to turn a photo into an Excel spreadsheet. Aug 27, 2019, 11:19 PM
The Samsung Unpacked event in New York This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about the new Samsung Note 10 and 10 Plus, as well as a new ultra-slim wireless laptop with an amazing battery life. Aug 20, 2019, 08:17 PM
The unique Olympic medals, staying cool on the go, and smart plugs This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben and John talk about how the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Medals are made from recycled mobile phones & electronics, Sony's crowdfunding a wearable personal air conditioner, and Wyze's new smart plug. Jul 31, 2019, 05:37 AM
Swimming goggles to monitor your heart rate, an ECG app now available in Canada and the app for detecting Alzheimer's This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben and John talk about Instabeat's heart rate monitoring for swimmers, the special app for Apple Watch Series 4 to monitor your health and the 18 year old from Vancouver who has come up with an App for detecting Alzheimer's Disease. Jul 24, 2019, 06:06 AM
Mac updates, 3D-printed spacecraft parts & be careful when sending pix on WhatsApp/Telegram. This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about how Apple has updated Macs to remove some insecure software, NASA is all for a demo that will 3D-print spacecraft parts in space and WhatsApp & Telegram don't keep media files secure once they're on your phone. Jul 16, 2019, 10:01 PM
Relive the Apollo 11 moon landing, pretend you're filthy rich online & RFID luggage tags This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about a new AR app that allows you to experience a moon landing on the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11, how you can open up many web pages at shops favoured by the really rich, and how British Airways is out with RFID luggage tags. Jul 02, 2019, 07:47 PM
Bye bye Camera, a new, fun Harry Potter game & the Lumi! This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about the app that allows you to remove people from your pix, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite (now available), and the cool, colourful device that teaches you how to play piano. Jun 25, 2019, 06:47 PM
IKEA gaming accessories, flight notification for kids & the new Xbox This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about custom accessories for gamers from IKEA, WestJet's new Flight Light shows kids when their parents are coming home & Microsoft's 'Project Scarlett' Xbox. Jun 11, 2019, 11:04 PM
A special China tech edition of Wired Wednesday This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson talks with John Biehler about his recent trip to China and his visit to Huawei in Shenzhen, its headquarters, manufacturing centre, and its legal issues. Plus, the world's largest electronic marketplace. Jun 05, 2019, 05:47 AM
New Google AR headset, new community-driven chat app & Gmail and the privacy debate This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about Google's new $999 Glass augmented reality headset, TikTok launches Flipchat for iOS and Android, and Gmail's log of all of your purchases pops up in the privacy debate. May 21, 2019, 09:24 PM
Statue of Liberty app, PocketGo & Alexa Guard This week on Wired Wednesday, @benwilson1130 and @JohnBiehler talk about a cool app that offers augmented reality views of the Statue of Liberty, the device all classic gamers will want to get and how Alexa can help protect your home. May 14, 2019, 09:19 PM
Facebook's Portal smart displays, next-gen VR headsets & an Apple recall This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about Facebook's Portal smart displays coming to Canada, when you can buy Oculus' next-gen Quest and Rift S headsets, and a heads up if you have a certain Apple AC wall plug. Apr 30, 2019, 06:36 PM
E-pad, Jumbo privacy & Anker Roav Bolt This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben and John talk about a cool new Android e-ink tablet, how you can clean out and regain your digital private life and a Google Home Mini for your car. Apr 23, 2019, 09:51 PM