Hosted by Scott Ertz and Avram Piltch, F5 Live is a livecast covering the worlds of gadgets, gaming, Internet and media.
Show airs Sunday Aug 28, 2016 at 9:00 PM Eastern
Hosted by Avram Piltch, Online Editorial Director of LAPTOP Magazine and Tom's Guide, and moderated by Scott Ertz and Nicholas DiMeo, The Piltch Point is a livecast covering the news of the week in the mobile space.
Show airs Sunday Aug 28, 2016 at 9:15 PM Eastern
This week, HP moves away from Android, Microsoft moves towards Beam and Hulu moves their free service to Yahoo.
Devices to Avoid Buying Right Now - Episode 116
This week, Avram Piltch discusses the technology products that you should avoid purchasing right now. Should you upgrade your Android phone? Your iPhone? What about your aging Lumia? Now might not be the time. Avram will let you know whether or not this is a good time to buy.
This week, Pokemon GO causes legal heartache, Facebook begins removing misleading stories and Hulu begins to prepare for live video.
Gole1 Hands-On - Episode 115
This week, Avram Piltch shows off an interesting take on the micro computer: the Gole1. This little Atom-powered computer works similar to an Intel Compute Stick, running Windows 10 and Android. It also adds a battery and 5 inch touchscreen. The question is, does the screen add anything to the experience, or is it just a gimmick? Avram has the answer.
Windows 10 Gives and Takes - Episode 114
This week, Avram Piltch discusses the ups and downs of Windows 10 this week. On July 29, Microsoft ended the free upgrade program for Windows 7 and 8 users to move to Windows 10. On August 2, Windows 10 Anniversary Update will be released, adding some new and exciting, but also some unexpected and potentially dangerous features to the operating system. Avram talks about them all.
This week, Facebook goes to court, Yahoo goes to Verizon and Stranger Things goes on.
This week, messaging makes money again, Yahoo approaches the end and Microsoft loves HD.
Android Apps on Chrome OS - Episode 113
This week, Avram Piltch discusses the recent addition of Android apps to two more Chromebook models. The company intends to bring the feature to almost all models, current and past, in the near future. Does this feature make Chromebooks worth considering, or is this just a gimmick that won't add enough value? We discuss.
College Laptops 2016 - Episode 112
This week, Avram Piltch brings to us some of the best laptops available for students. But, that's not all! He talks about which models are [url=http://laptopmag.com/college-laptops]best for each major[/url], and where you might be able to score a deal.
This week, Pokemon GO takes over the world, HummingBad takes over your phone and Amazon takes a chance with Warner Bros.
Windows 10 Lawsuit Results - Episode 111
This week, Avram Piltch talks about the lawsuit against Microsoft in regards to Windows 10 upgrades. Microsoft decided to settle the suit without taking the issue to trial, paying $10,000 to the plaintiff. Avram is concerned about the ramifications of settling this suit, but in particular, how it could [url=http://www.laptopmag.com/articles/windows-10-lawsuit-bad-precedent]threaten security and innovation[/url], with software companies worried about automatic updates.
This week, Dell discontinues a commodity, Facebook downplays news and Apple buys obscurity.
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