The TR Podcast 169: Windows 10, Elon's Musk, and the gimpy GTX 970

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— 11:28 PM on February 4, 2015

The Tech Report Podcast

Date: February 5, 2015
Duration: 1:37:32

Hosted by: Jordan Drake

Co-Hosts: Scott Wasson, Geoff Gasior, and Cyril Kowaliski

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Show notes
Join us for another rousing episode of the TR Podcast. Our discussion topics include a slew of Windows 10 updates (including the Cortana assistant and Xbone streaming), Jordan's allegiance transfer from Steve Jobs to Elon Musk, Scott's investigative reporting on Nvidia's GeForce GTX 970, and much more!

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Tech discussion

  • TR subscribers get early access to Homeworld Remastered beta - Read more

    Windows 10 build 9926 adds Cortana, Continuum, and more - Read more

    Windows 10 will be a free upgrade for the first year - Read more

    Win10's gaming features mostly about Xbox - Read more

    Windows 10 may support streaming from PC to Xbox One, too - Read more

    Windows Holographic can put you on Mars, in Minecraft - Read more

    New iPhones drive record Apple results - Read more

    Details leak out on AMD's first Zen-based desktop CPUs - Read more

    Nvidia admits, explains GeForce GTX 970 memory allocation issue - Read more

    Nvidia: the GeForce GTX 970 works exactly as intended - Read more

    Some 840 EVOs still vulnerable to read speed slowdowns - Read more

Video edition

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

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