Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

The Tech Addicts Podcast

Aug 21, 2022

With Gareth Myles and Ted Salmon
Join us on Mewe

RSS Link:

iTunes | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | Tunein | Spotify 

Amazon | Pocket Casts | Castbox | PodHubUK

Feedback and Contributions

Ian Barton Corner

Comparing Different AA Batteries

Is there anything better than Alkalines? Short answer is no. They compare loads of cheap-brand Alkaline AAs against Cheap Carbon Zinc ones and the Alkalines win out every time, seemingly regardless of price, by 3 or 4 times. Yet, main brands like Panasonic continue to make Carbon Zinc, claiming they are ‘good enough for low-power units like remotes’.


Fed up renaming the various files from your ripped DVD manually? Get Filebot to do it for you! FileBot makes renaming and organising media files a breeze. FileBot will automatically match your files with information from your preferred online database and then rename and organise everything perfectly for you. You can customise your naming scheme to your specific needs and preferences, or keep things simple and stick to the {plex} naming standard.

Hardline on the hardware:

Galaxy S23 Ultra: Samsung confirms 200 MP camera and brings in Qualcomm 3D Sonic Max as further rumours hint at paradigm-shifting smartphone

64GB/4GB RAM version of the Nokia T10 Tablet

Nokia PureBook Fold 14 laptop to be announced soon - IFA2022, Berlin, 2nd-6th September - What’s likely to be announced?

Xiaomi Pad 5 Pro 12.4-inch Officially Unveiled - Specs

Google TV is apparently getting a ton of new powerful capabilities

Anker's new PowerCore 24K power bank sports a 140W USB-C PD output - £139.99 at AmazonUK

Moto Razr 2022 teardown video shows how the new hinge improves on the old one - Moto Razr 2022 vs Samsung Galaxy Flip4

Motorola Announces New Android Tablet

Motorola Edge announced: Will a nice screen and better camera be enough?

Adidas RPT-02 SOL self charging headphones unveiled

Nokia says Oppo can avoid sales ban by renewing its licence on fair terms

Snap stops development of its Snapchat Pixy selfie drone

Google Cloud blocked the largest ever DDoS attack

Retroid Pocket 3, an Android-Powered Handheld Console

Flap your trap about an App:

Google Home will get a redesign, and you can help test it out

Google Stadia is getting some interesting new live streaming features

Twitter confirms July data breach that affected millions of accounts

Google Meet live sharing brings shared YouTube watching, Spotify listening, and games

Google wants YouTube to be your streaming hub of choice

Plex introduces a social experience to its streaming app with launch of Discover Together

Gmail gets approval to move forward with plan to ruin its spam filter

YouTube Shorts are getting watermarks to stop you ripping them for TikTok and Instagram

Sega unveils every game coming to the Genesis Mini 2

Chromebooks News

How to use function keys on a Chromebook

ChromeOS to gain 'glanceable' desktop widgets similar to Pixel's At A Glance

Is Google Reader coming back?

Hark Back

Overhead Projectors (A Selection)

Bargain Basement: Best UK deals and tech on sale we have spotted

Samsung EVO Select 256GB microSDXC UHS-I U3 130MB/s Full HD & 4K UHD Memory Card inc. £24.89

Crucial CT2000X8SSD9 X8 2TB Portable SSD 38% off, £137

eufy Security Certified eufyCam Solar Panel, Compatible with eufyCam, Continuous Power Supply, 2.6W Solar Panel, IP65 Weatherproof - £34.99

JBL Tune510BT - Wireless on-ear headphones featuring bluetooth 5.0, up to 40 hours battery life and speed charge - 5mins for 2hrs £29, save 25% - no frills, great for kids/teens - pink, er, Rose!

TOPK USB C Charger,65W PD Wall Charger Plug with Multiple USB-A Ports, Portable Type C Super Fast Charging Adapter - £21.99

Pixel 6 and 6 Pro - £200 off

Google Pixel 6A - £399.00 + Giftcard worth £50 Possibly £45 topcashback on top of this as well.

Sony Xperia 1iii - £350 off, now £849

Sony Xperia 10iv - £70, now £349

Sony Xperia Pro-I - £300 off, now £1,099

Main Show URL: | PodHubUK

Contact:: | @techaddictsuk

Gareth - @garethmyles | | Gareth’s Ko-Fi

Ted - | Ted’s PayPal | Ted’s Amazon |

YouTube: Tech Addicts