The Tech Night Owl LIVE — Tech Radio with a Twist!

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The Tech Night Owl LIVE — Tech Radio with a Twist!
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 557
  • Last: 11 Mar 2018
From the Genesis Communications Network: Meet the Night Owl himself, the incomparable Gene Steinberg, best-selling technology author and columnist. Get to know Gene, and discover his unique, thought-provoking viewpoints about the technology universe, from the always-fascinating happenings at Apple Inc. to consumer electronics, innovative products and overall trends in the tech industry. Each week, Gene speaks directly to the industry's movers and shakers, including corporate leaders, industry analysts, and regular panels that feature the most respected tech journalists. NOTE: These episodes are the network versions with ads. If you want a commercial-free version of The Tech Night Owl LIVE, please subscribe to The Tech Night Owl+. Check https://www.technightowl.com/plus for details.

Episodes (557)

  • The Tech Night Owl LIVE March 10, 2018
    The Tech Night Owl LIVE March 10, 2018
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    Published: 11 Mar 2018 Duration: 02:39:18
    We feature commentator Russell Holly, managing editor of Mobile Nations, who focuses first on the proposals for "Right to Repair" laws in a number of states, including, most recently, California. What about giving consumers the right to buy... Read more →
    We feature commentator Russell Holly, managing editor of Mobile Nations, who focuses first on the proposals for "Right to Repair" laws in a number of states, including, most recently, California. What about giving consumers the right to buy... Read more →

  • The Tech Night Owl LIVE March 3, 2018
    The Tech Night Owl LIVE March 3, 2018
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    Published: 4 Mar 2018 Duration: 02:39:18
    Gene and guest cohost J. Randall Murphy present Fortean/paranormal researcher Joshua Cutchin. who takes us on a fascinating journey through the nooks and crannies of the world of the paranormal, folklore and the frontiers of consciousness. ... Read more →
    Gene and guest cohost J. Randall Murphy present Fortean/paranormal researcher Joshua Cutchin. who takes us on a fascinating journey through the nooks and crannies of the world of the paranormal, folklore and the frontiers of consciousness. ... Read more →

  • The Tech Night Owl LIVE Feb 24, 2018
    The Tech Night Owl LIVE Feb 24, 2018
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    Published: 25 Feb 2018 Duration: 02:39:18
    In a special encore presentation, we feature cybersecurity expert Dr. Eric Cole, Ph.D., who served as Cybersecurity Commissioner for President Obama, the personal cybersecurity advisor for Bill Gates and his family, is a former Senior Vice ... Read more →
    In a special encore presentation, we feature cybersecurity expert Dr. Eric Cole, Ph.D., who served as Cybersecurity Commissioner for President Obama, the personal cybersecurity advisor for Bill Gates and his family, is a former Senior Vice ... Read more →

  • The Tech Night Owl LIVE Feb 17, 2018
    The Tech Night Owl LIVE Feb 17, 2018
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    Published: 18 Feb 2018 Duration: 02:39:18
    This week's guests include commentator John Martellaro, Senior Editor, Analysis & Reviews for The Mac Observer. John's talking points include the HomePod, and whether some of the critical reviewers, including Consumer Reports magazine, were... Read more →
    This week's guests include commentator John Martellaro, Senior Editor, Analysis & Reviews for The Mac Observer. John's talking points include the HomePod, and whether some of the critical reviewers, including Consumer Reports magazine, were... Read more →

  • The Tech Night Owl LIVE Feb 10, 2018
    The Tech Night Owl LIVE Feb 10, 2018
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    Published: 11 Feb 2018 Duration: 02:39:18
    This week's guests include commentator and podcaster Kirk McElhearn. This week he focuses his discussion on reports that Apple has lost the services of a showrunner, Bryan Fuller, for its planned "Amazing Stories" reboot and whether that wa... Read more →
    This week's guests include commentator and podcaster Kirk McElhearn. This week he focuses his discussion on reports that Apple has lost the services of a showrunner, Bryan Fuller, for its planned "Amazing Stories" reboot and whether that wa... Read more →

  • The Tech Night Owl LIVE Feb 3, 2018
    The Tech Night Owl LIVE Feb 3, 2018
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    Published: 4 Feb 2018 Duration: 02:39:18
    This week's guests include Jarrod Suffecool, Intelligence Team Lead for Binary Defense, who takes us on a fascinating journey through the Dark Web (darknet). You'll learn about the unsavory activities that include "crime-as-a-service" — pro... Read more →
    This week's guests include Jarrod Suffecool, Intelligence Team Lead for Binary Defense, who takes us on a fascinating journey through the Dark Web (darknet). You'll learn about the unsavory activities that include "crime-as-a-service" — pro... Read more →

  • The Tech Night Owl LIVE Jan 27, 2018
    The Tech Night Owl LIVE Jan 27, 2018
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    Published: 28 Jan 2018 Duration: 02:39:18
    This week's guests include writer/editor Adam Engst, of TidBITS, who delivers an update on the CPU bug and Apple's ongoing fixes to "mitigate," but not eliminate the problem. Adam briefly explains the Meltdown and Spectre bugs, as Gene brie... Read more →
    This week's guests include writer/editor Adam Engst, of TidBITS, who delivers an update on the CPU bug and Apple's ongoing fixes to "mitigate," but not eliminate the problem. Adam briefly explains the Meltdown and Spectre bugs, as Gene brie... Read more →

  • The Tech Night Owl LIVE Jan 20, 2018
    The Tech Night Owl LIVE Jan 20, 2018
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    Published: 21 Jan 2018 Duration: 02:39:18
    This week's guests include commentator and podcaster Peter Cohen, who discusses the CPU bug, involving malware dubbed Meltdown an Spectre, and why was Apple blamed by some for a problem that's existed with CPUs throughout the computing indu... Read more →
    This week's guests include commentator and podcaster Peter Cohen, who discusses the CPU bug, involving malware dubbed Meltdown an Spectre, and why was Apple blamed by some for a problem that's existed with CPUs throughout the computing indu... Read more →

  • The Tech Night Owl LIVE Jan 13, 2018
    The Tech Night Owl LIVE Jan 13, 2018
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    Published: 14 Jan 2018 Duration: 02:39:18
    This week's guests include tech journalist Josh Centers, Managing Editor for TidBITS, and author of "Take Control of Apple TV" and other titles. Josh talks at length about the notorious CPU bug and how it's impacted the computing world. Gen... Read more →
    This week's guests include tech journalist Josh Centers, Managing Editor for TidBITS, and author of "Take Control of Apple TV" and other titles. Josh talks at length about the notorious CPU bug and how it's impacted the computing world. Gen... Read more →

  • The Tech Night Owl LIVE Jan 6, 2018
    The Tech Night Owl LIVE Jan 6, 2018
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    Published: 7 Jan 2018 Duration: 02:39:18
    We feature podcaster and commentator Kirk McElhearn. The main focus is the revelation that CPU chips from Intel, AMD and other manufacturers have serious security flaws that may have existed as far back as 1997. This week Apple announced th... Read more →
    We feature podcaster and commentator Kirk McElhearn. The main focus is the revelation that CPU chips from Intel, AMD and other manufacturers have serious security flaws that may have existed as far back as 1997. This week Apple announced th... Read more →

  • The Tech Night Owl LIVE Dec 30, 2017
    The Tech Night Owl LIVE Dec 30, 2017
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    Published: 31 Dec 2017 Duration: 02:39:18
    We feature cybersecurity expert Dr. Eric Cole, Ph.D., who served as Cybersecurity Commissioner for President Obama, the personal cybersecurity advisor for Bill Gates and his family, is a former Senior Vice President at McAfee, and was the C... Read more →
    We feature cybersecurity expert Dr. Eric Cole, Ph.D., who served as Cybersecurity Commissioner for President Obama, the personal cybersecurity advisor for Bill Gates and his family, is a former Senior Vice President at McAfee, and was the C... Read more →

  • The Tech Night Owl LIVE Dec 23, 2017
    The Tech Night Owl LIVE Dec 23, 2017
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    Published: 24 Dec 2017 Duration: 02:39:18
    On this week's all-star episode, we feature outspoken commentator/podcaster Kirk McElhearn. Front and center is the ruckus over reports that Apple was deliberately throttling performance of older iPhones. Even though Apple admitted to the p... Read more →
    On this week's all-star episode, we feature outspoken commentator/podcaster Kirk McElhearn. Front and center is the ruckus over reports that Apple was deliberately throttling performance of older iPhones. Even though Apple admitted to the p... Read more →

  • The Tech Night Owl LIVE Dec 16, 2017
    The Tech Night Owl LIVE Dec 16, 2017
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    Published: 17 Dec 2017 Duration: 02:39:17
    On this week's all-star episode, we present tech commentator Rob Pegoraro, who writes for USA Today, Yahoo Finance, Consumer Reports, Wirecutter and other publications. During this episode, Rob will put the FCC's decision to abandon net neu... Read more →
    On this week's all-star episode, we present tech commentator Rob Pegoraro, who writes for USA Today, Yahoo Finance, Consumer Reports, Wirecutter and other publications. During this episode, Rob will put the FCC's decision to abandon net neu... Read more →

  • The Tech Night Owl LIVE Dec 9, 2017
    The Tech Night Owl LIVE Dec 9, 2017
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    Published: 10 Dec 2017 Duration: 02:39:18
    In a special encore presentation, we feature outspoken podcaster and commentator Kirk McElhearn. After Kirk mentions seeing a performance in a Shakespearean play by Ian McKellen, the subject turns to pop culture. Kirk isn't a fan of super h... Read more →
    In a special encore presentation, we feature outspoken podcaster and commentator Kirk McElhearn. After Kirk mentions seeing a performance in a Shakespearean play by Ian McKellen, the subject turns to pop culture. Kirk isn't a fan of super h... Read more →

  • The Tech Night Owl LIVE Dec 2, 2017
    The Tech Night Owl LIVE Dec 2, 2017
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    Published: 3 Dec 2017 Duration: 02:39:18
    This week's guests include J.D. Levite, senior editor of Thrifter.com. Thrifter is a consumer site focused on tracking hot deals on tech and other products, special holiday promotions, etc. This discussion focuses on finding the best deals ... Read more →
    This week's guests include J.D. Levite, senior editor of Thrifter.com. Thrifter is a consumer site focused on tracking hot deals on tech and other products, special holiday promotions, etc. This discussion focuses on finding the best deals ... Read more →

  • The Tech Night Owl LIVE Nov 25, 2017
    The Tech Night Owl LIVE Nov 25, 2017
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    Published: 26 Nov 2017 Duration: 02:39:18
    This week's guests include outspoken commentator Peter Cohen, who joins Gene in a brief discussion of the decision of Disney/Pixer chief John Lassiter, once a colleague of the Steve Jobs, to take a leave of absence over a possible sexual ab... Read more →
    This week's guests include outspoken commentator Peter Cohen, who joins Gene in a brief discussion of the decision of Disney/Pixer chief John Lassiter, once a colleague of the Steve Jobs, to take a leave of absence over a possible sexual ab... Read more →

  • The Tech Night Owl LIVE Nov 18, 2017
    The Tech Night Owl LIVE Nov 18, 2017
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    Published: 19 Nov 2017 Duration: 02:39:18
    This week's guests include tech journalist Josh Centers, Managing Editor for TidBITS, and author of "Take Control of Apple TV" and other titles. Josh talks at length about his iPhone X, and perhaps its most controversial feature, the notch.... Read more →
    This week's guests include tech journalist Josh Centers, Managing Editor for TidBITS, and author of "Take Control of Apple TV" and other titles. Josh talks at length about his iPhone X, and perhaps its most controversial feature, the notch.... Read more →

  • The Tech Night Owl LIVE Nov 11, 2017
    The Tech Night Owl LIVE Nov 11, 2017
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    Published: 12 Nov 2017 Duration: 02:39:18
    This week's guests include outspoken commentator and podcaster Kirk McElhearn. The main focus is on taxes, and whether Apple is unfairly reducing its corporate tax burden by strategic parking of its huge offshore money hoard. Apple has sele... Read more →
    This week's guests include outspoken commentator and podcaster Kirk McElhearn. The main focus is on taxes, and whether Apple is unfairly reducing its corporate tax burden by strategic parking of its huge offshore money hoard. Apple has sele... Read more →

  • The Tech Night Owl LIVE Nov 4, 2017
    The Tech Night Owl LIVE Nov 4, 2017
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    Published: 5 Nov 2017 Duration: 02:39:18
    This week's guests include outspoken columnist Jeff Butts, of The Mac Observer. During his first visit to the show, he'll explain how he first switched to the macOS when his PC failed, by converting it to a "Hackintosh," a computer hacked t... Read more →
    This week's guests include outspoken columnist Jeff Butts, of The Mac Observer. During his first visit to the show, he'll explain how he first switched to the macOS when his PC failed, by converting it to a "Hackintosh," a computer hacked t... Read more →

  • The Tech Night Owl LIVE Oct 28, 2017
    The Tech Night Owl LIVE Oct 28, 2017
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    Published: 29 Oct 2017 Duration: 02:39:17
    This week's guests include outspoken podcaster and commentator Kirk McElhearn. After Kirk mentions seeing a performance in a Shakespearean play by Ian McKellen, the subject turns to pop culture. Kirk isn't a fan of super heroes, well except... Read more →
    This week's guests include outspoken podcaster and commentator Kirk McElhearn. After Kirk mentions seeing a performance in a Shakespearean play by Ian McKellen, the subject turns to pop culture. Kirk isn't a fan of super heroes, well except... Read more →