The TR Podcast 181: In which we avoid talking about Skylake


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— 11:09 AM on July 27, 2015

Duration: 1:33:52

Hosted by: Luke McCready

Co-Hosts: Scott Wasson, Jeff Kampman, and Ben Funk

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In this episode, we welcome a couple of fresh faces to the podcast: our new host, Luke McCready, and TR contributor Ben Funk. Scott showed off his shiny new microphone, courtesy of Monoprice. We also talked about the recent fortunes of Apple and Qualcomm, Asus' affordable ZenFone 2E, our latest System Guide, and buffalo. You'll have to listen to figure that last one out.

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Video edition

Timestamps
0:23: The new guys
5:18: The TR BBQ
10:25: Radeon R9 Fury and R9 Fury X availability check
15:20: Apple revenues grow
25:42: Qualcomm cuts 4,500 jobs
35:51: Asus' ZenFone 2E
41:25: Xbox One may get PC game streaming
49:05: Buffalo
55:47: Where are CPU gains useful?
1:03:08: Integrated Graphics
1:08:00: The TR System Guide
1:24:05: Integrated graphics and GPUs working together
1:28:15: Status of Thunderbolt?

That's all, folks! We'll see you on the next episode.TR

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