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The Tech Addicts Podcast

Jun 9, 2024

Gareth and Ted are at it again. This week some love for Joplin, TubeSync, Samsung Galaxy S-Pen Pro. There news, Spotify killing Car Thing, Spacetop G1, Pentax WG-8, HealthyPi, Galaxy Ring, One UI 6 updates and a new phone from HTC.

With Gareth Myles and Ted Salmon
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Ian Barton on TubeSync

If you have a favourite YouTube channel, you might want to download the videos in case the author or YouTube decides to delete the channel. I run TubeSync in a Docker container on my UNRAID server. There are various ways of downloading and running TubeSync, which are described in the github repo.

Adventures in Linux - Joplin

Only three things I’m not happy with. Stream Deck, G-sync and BID.

The Samsung Galaxy S-Pen Pro

News, Mews and Views

Acoustic attacks could be a serious threat to the future of underwater data centres

Spotify killing Car Thing shows why you shouldn't buy hardware from a software company

Forget wheel clamps – illegally parked cars are now getting hit by this dystopian 'windscreen barnacle'

Hardline on the hardware

Spacetop G1: New laptop reimagining arrives with Qualcomm Snapdragon ARM chipset and help from Xreal Air 2 Pro AR glasses

Ricoh announces Pentax WG-8 and WG-1000 waterproof compacts - My Olympus Tough TG-5

Say goodbye to solar panels with this wind fence for your garden: free electricity

The Wearables Watch

The HealthyPi Move brings open source design to the fitness realm, and you can back it right now - More Details

Samsung Galaxy Ring might give bigger fingers bigger batteries

One UI 6 Watch is bringing Galaxy AI features to Samsung smartwatches Back to 4th Generation

Massive Galaxy Watch FE leak leaves little to the imagination

Wear OS brings Google Home controls and PayPal payments

Phone Zone

Ultrasonic fingerprint scanners may soon be financially viable for mid-range devices too

HTC teases a new phone launching on June 12, could be the U24 Pro - last year’s HTC U23 Pro Specs

Whoops, Samsung accidentally confirms the design of their new foldables

Gemini app for Android & iOS is now rolling out to UK

The Name of the Game

Lenovo Legion Go Lite tipped to bring the heat up against ROG Ally

Tetris, the greatest game of all time, just turned 40

Flap your trap about an App

Twitter alternative Post News is shutting down

Microsoft reopens Windows 10 beta testing for ‘new features’ and improvements

Google Gallows & Chrome Coroner

Google is bringing loads of AI features to ‘Plus’ Chromebooks

Google Play Store quietly rolls out feature to uninstall apps remotely

You can try the Chromebook ‘App Mall’ now in ChromeOS 125

Google Messages rolling out 15-minute RCS edits

Multiple Calendars in Quick Settings is Still Behind a Flag

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

Ticwatch Pro 5 £200 from £309

Crucial T500 2TB SSD PCIe Gen4 NVMe M.2 Internal Gaming PS5 SSD with Heatsink - £135.98

Samsung Galaxy S23 FE 128GB (UK Version) £449 from £599

Tapo Indoor Camera for Security, Wifi Camera, 2K 3MP, 360° Baby and Pet Monitor - £23.99 

Samsung Galaxy SmartTag2, White (4-Pack) £70 from £80

SanDisk 256GB Ultra Fit USB 3.2 Flash Drive -  £19.99

HMD/Nokia Phone Offers Page - Various deals

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