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Drop-in audio chat app fixed, using AI to determine square footage and new security features for Android phones This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about how Clubhouse promises a fix after audio was insecurely streamed from third-party websites, using AI to guess the size of your house and Google rolls out new security features for Android Smartphones. Today at 08:26 AM
Facebook's Smartwatch, free Apple Watch repairs and LastPass's free plan This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehle talk about Facebook's plan to build a Smartwatch, Apple's offer of free Watch repairs and LastPass's free plan will make you choose between your computer and your phone. Feb 16, 2021, 10:51 PM
SpeedTest app, password autofill feature and the MaskFone This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about the app that can measure your network's ability to stream video, Microsoft's cross-platform password autofill feature and the face mask with Bluetooth earbuds. Feb 09, 2021, 09:55 PM
Ford goes Android, potentially bad news for photographers and making it easy to unlock your iPhone during the pandemic This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about the partnership between Ford and Google for a new infotainment system, Canon's Power Shot Pick camera and the latest iOS can let you unlock your iPhone while wearing a mask. Feb 02, 2021, 11:48 PM
Alexa's hunches, unifying several messaging apps and the coolest mask you've ever seen This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about how Amazon is taking Alexa to a new level, the universal chat app and the world's smartest mask. Jan 26, 2021, 11:07 PM
More treats from this year's CES! This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about the VMed which turns your smartphone into a Star Trek-style medical device, the Nobi smart lamp and the Keurig-like machine for soft-serve ice cream and more! Jan 19, 2021, 10:20 PM
A first for CES This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about this year's online version of the Consumer Electronics Show and some of the neat things to check out. Jan 12, 2021, 10:44 PM
The wacky rumour about 5G and the vaccine, new drone licensing requirements and CES 2021 This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about conspiracy theorists' claim to find "vaccine implant" schematics is actually a guitar pedal, FAA lays out its remote ID "license plate for drones" requirements and what CES will look like this year. Jan 05, 2021, 09:29 PM
EV robot charger, Microsoft shows you the money and the Blob Opera This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about Volkswagen's robot that can automatically charge your electric vehicle, is the Microsoft class action settlement website real? and enjoy some cheer with Google and its Blob Opera. Dec 29, 2020, 09:54 PM
New Maps timeline, editing docs in attachments and how Alexa can be your interpreter This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about Google's new feature called Maps Timeline, Gmail will let you edit Office documents right from an email and Amazon's live translation feature. Dec 22, 2020, 08:52 PM
The 'never charge' EV, free iPhone screen fix and a first for Apple This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about the solar electric vehicle with a crazy range, Apple says it will replace your iPhone 11's glitchy display for free and Apple launches AirPods Max Over-Ear Headphones. Dec 08, 2020, 11:00 PM
The ultra portable computer, an artificial muse and an amazing new SmartWatch This week on Wired Wednesday Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about Clockwork Pi's DevTerm retro-style ultra-portable computer, Google's new tool to help you write poetry and Wyze's $20 SmartWatch with a long battery life. Dec 01, 2020, 11:35 PM
Determining if you're sick of Billie Eilish's "Bad Guy", how to have the Mandalorian in your living room and the top worst passwords This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about the YouTube test to determine whether you'll ever get sick of Bad Guy with an endless Billie Eilish mashup, Google's next AR app and the Worst Passwords of 2020. Nov 24, 2020, 10:52 PM
The "world's most reliable" Smartphone, translating your cat's meows and a cool new E-Bike This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about the sustainable smartphone with a four-year warranty, the app that will tell you what your cat is saying and the new Harley-Davidson electric bikes. Nov 17, 2020, 09:28 PM
Apple announces New M1 Processor and computing lineup This week on Wired Wednesday, Ben Wilson and John Biehler talk about Apple's new M1 chip, the new Macbook Air, Macbook Pro 13 INCH and Mac Mini plus Big Sur! Nov 10, 2020, 06:37 PM