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      episode 5180: Origin of Shotcut Video Editor


      Dan Dennedy has been a Free/open source software developer on the Linux platform for 17 years when he first began by helping with Linux FireWire. That led into helping to develop the Kino DV video editor, eventually becoming its lead developer for many years. His work on Kino also led to his taking on maintenance for and growing dvgrab - a command line tool for video capture over FireWire. Around 2002, this open source hobby work began to reward him with contract work, and the sponsored...


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      episode 5179: Palm Pepito


      Palm is apparently working on its first new smartphone since 2011 and renders of the Palm Pepito have leaked, revealing a compact design with a 3.3" display.

      Watch the full episode here:
      https://twit.tv/aaa/382

      Hosts: Jason Howell and Ron Richards

      Guest: Michael Fisher

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      episode 5178: How to Keep Google from Tracking You


      Just because you turn off your Location History in Google Maps doesn't mean that they aren't still tracking your location. Here's what you need to do to keep your location private.

      Full episode at twit.tv/sn/676

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      episode 5177: Hacking the Mac at Black Hat and DEF CON


      Security demonstrations at Black Hat and DEF CON 2018 include a remote macOS hack and invisible mouse clicks.

      Watch the full episode:
      https://twit.tv/mbw/623

      Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, Rene Ritchie, and Alex Lindsay

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      episode 5176: Calculator Apps for the iPad


      Leo Laporte and Megan Morrone discuss the best calculator apps for the iPad, iPhone, and Apple Watch. How does the well-designed PCalc from James Thomson compare to the MyScript Calculator that lets you use the Apple Pencil and detects your handwriting?

      Full episode at twit.tv/ios408

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      episode 5175: Hack the Marines!


      How the US government is hardening its digital security.

      Watch the full episode:
      https://twit.tv/twit/679

      Host: Leo Laporte

      Guests: Matt Cutts, Florence Ion, and Sam Abuelsamid

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      episode 5174: Voting Machine Hacks at DefCon


      11-year-old hacks Florida voting systems at DefCon and other voting security woes.

      Watch the full episode:
      https://twit.tv/twit/679

      Host: Leo Laporte

      Guests: Matt Cutts, Sam Abuelsamid, and Florence Ion

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      episode 5173: Are 3D Printed Guns a Threat?


      Leo Laporte answers a question about whether or not we should be concerned about 3D printed guns.

      Watch the full episode:
      https://twit.tv/ttg/1514

      Host: Leo Laporte

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      episode 5172: 100" 4K Smart Laser TV from Hisense


      On The New Screen Savers show with Leo Laporte and Robert Heron, we take a look at the HUGE Hisense 100" 4K Ultra HD Smart Laser TV. This short throw laser projector and ambient light rejecting screen come with a monster price tag of $9K. Robert's give us his professional take on the picture quality. The unit also comes with two built-in Harman Kardon speakers and a wireless subwoofer and works with Amazon Alexa smart assistant.

      Buy the Hisense 100-inch 4K Ultra HD Smart Laser...


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      episode 5171: TV Troubleshooting


      Leo Laporte helps Larry troubleshoot a strange audio problem where only one TV channel is not broadcasting audio correctly.

      For the full episode, visit twit.tv/ttg/1513

      Host: Leo Laporte

      You can find more about TWiT and subscribe to our full shows at https://twit.tv/shows/


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