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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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Microsoft Teams update, good news for Xbox One gamers and the video doorbell you'll definitely want to get This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about the fake coffee shops, breakout rooms and custom layouts coming to Microsoft Teams, streaming your Xbox One games to your Android phone for free and new Wyze gadgets. Sep 22, 2020, 06:22 PM
All Apple Edition This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson1130 and John Biehler talk about the Apple Watch Series 6 & SE, Apple One and Apple Fitness+ and iPad Air gets some big time upgrades. Sep 15, 2020, 09:54 PM
Good news for gamers, Happy Birthday Mario and the Google lawsuit with a Canadian connection This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about the new Microsoft Xbox Series S console, Nintendo Celebrates Mario's 35th birthday with a slew of games and Canadian lawyers claim Google unlawfully collects and profits from your personal info. Sep 08, 2020, 09:59 PM
Anti-procrastination smart glasses, a cure for nuclear waste and you better buy an EV soon if you've been thinking about it This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about the smart glasses use AI to monitor what you look at all day, the radioactive diamond batteries that could cure nuclear waste and the electric car rebates are almost gone. Sep 01, 2020, 10:55 PM
Zoom is expanding, finding your phone when it's off and Fitbit expands This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about how Google Nest Hub Max, Facebook Portal and Amazon Echo Show will be able to support Zoom, Samsung's Find My Mobile feature now works with offline devices and Fitbit launches Sense, Versa 3 and Inspire 2. Aug 25, 2020, 11:12 PM
ShakeAlert, the face mask gun and a gunfight at the App Store Corral This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about the app that can help you know about earthquakes, the man who has created a way to slap masks on people and how Apple & Google are at war with developers. Aug 18, 2020, 09:03 PM
Masks and facial recognition technology, a Smartwatch and wearables maker shuts down and how COVID-19 is affecting CES This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about how face masks are breaking facial recognition algorithms, the Ransomware attack that took down Garmin Services and CES will be online-only in 2021. Jul 28, 2020, 10:00 PM
BadPower, smart tattoos and taking Zoom to a new level This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about corrupted fast chargers that can pump out enough juice to set some devices on fire, Google's smart tattoos to add buttons to your body and the all new Zoom screen. Jul 22, 2020, 08:55 PM
A new offering in the Canadian Smartphone market, the future of video chat and cutting the cost of streaming video This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about TCL entering the Canadian Smartphone market with the 10 L & 10 Pro, Mmhmm turning your boring Zoom call into a Weekend Update-style TV show and cutting the cost of streaming 4K video in half. Jul 21, 2020, 10:55 PM
Highlights from Apple's Developer conference This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about the next generation update for the iPhone (iOS14), the biggest Safari update ever and WatchOS 7 brings new personalization, health and fitness features to Apple. Jun 30, 2020, 10:46 PM
Tech giant closes stores, Canadian startup get s possible windfall and TikTok trouble This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about why Microsoft is closing its retail stores, Alphabet reportedly buying Waterloo-based smart glasses startup and iOS 14 privacy feature catches TikTok reading user clipboards. Jun 30, 2020, 10:44 PM
The cool plan to give more people Internet access, an update on a new car sharing app in BC and Android 11 This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about SpaceX Starlink Internet launching beta test notification sign up page, how many people have signed up for Turo in BC and helping you reign-in zombie app permissions. Jun 16, 2020, 11:19 PM
CES 2021 is a go, Nintendo hacks and good news if you like Samsung laptops! This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about the Consumer Electronics Show going ahead next year in Vegas despite Covid-19, 300,000 Nintendo Network IDs have been hacked and Samsung is coming back to the Canadian laptop market. Jun 09, 2020, 11:04 PM
Deleting old Facebook posts, new features for Google Pixel and taste the rainbow!!! This week on a special 200th edition of Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about the new feature on Facebook that allows you to erase old posts, how Google Pixel can improve your safety and sleep and the flavour synthesizer. Jun 02, 2020, 10:55 PM
The cheating virtual racer, the Apple Watch that isn't and why some students failed their AP exams This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about the driver who has been suspended by Audi for cheating at a virtual race, the Apple Watch knock off that's affordable and HEIC Photo Format caused some students to fail AP tests. May 26, 2020, 09:56 PM