TEH 147: Tech updates continue, weird conferences and Metaverse games

In This Episode: Tech updates continue, weird conferences and Metaverse games

This week the TEH Podcast is hosted by Leo Notenboom, the “Chief Question Answerer” at Ask Leo!, and Gary Rosenzweig, the host and producer of MacMost, and mobile game developer at Clever Media.

(You’ll find longer Bios on the Hosts page.)

Top Stories

  • 0:13 LN: laptop update – New Frame.work Laptop
    • 2:49 Modular connections
  • 4:25 LN: Windows 11 update
    • 5:03 Win11 Start menu issues, clearly a bug
    • 6:28 Start menu repacement app
    • 7:20 Stardock
    • 7:50 OpenShell
  • 9:18 GR: Went to a very very small conference: Whaaat!? (that was the name). It made me think of when people would build cool funny weird things on the web. Turns out they still do and not all of them were around when it happened the first time.
  • 19:00 The metaverse.
    • 19:50 It’s not new. Massively multi player games with VR goggles
    • 21:20 Like World of Warcraft, but more
    • 24:00 Second Life
    • 26:10 Weird headset required
    • 28:00 What will Facebook do? Who else is in the game?
    • 31:00 Not Facebook please.
    • 32:00 History of this concept
    • 33:00 VR Goggles, augmented reality

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