[TiG] Tech Talk Episode 006: H1Z1 Release Date Announced

On the 6th episode of our weekly tech show, [TiG] Tech Talk, we cover The Pirate Bay was shutdown, Amazon Instant Video goes 4K, plenty of hardware and internet stories, and H1Z1 gets a release date.

Join Matt Suttinger from PTFGames, Shane Paris, and Yousef Shanwany as we talk about this week’s tech news


Show Notes:

[ Consumer Interest ]

Amazon Instant Video Goes 4K
https://www.thatsitguys.com/news/amazon-instant-video-goes-4k

[ Internet ]

Instagram is now bigger than Twitter
http://www.faniq.com/article/100002789
http://fortune.com/2014/12/11/twitter-evan-williams-instagram/

FBI issues alert on Iranian hackers
http://triblive.com/usworld/world/7369156-74/fbi-cyber-iran#axzz3Ll1wmT9C

Mark Zuckerburg says no to Facebook dislike button
http://www.pcworld.com

Pirate Bay taken down (and still down?)
http://www.wired.com/2014/12/pirate-bay-raided-taken-down/

[ Hardware ]

Seagate 8TB hd for $260
http://www.engadget.com/2014/12/12/seagate-ships-8tb-shingled-hard-drive/

Google starting iOS Developer’s video series
http://www.engadget.com/2014/12/12/googles-new-youtube-show-reaches-out-to-ios-developers/

Google pulls Amazon App from Play Store
http://money.cnn.com/2014/12/12/technology/mobile/google-amazon-app/

Samsung Gear VR is now Available $199
https://www.thatsitguys.com/news/samsung-gear-vr-now-available-purchase

Google Virtual Reality SDK for Android and Unity is out now
http://thenextdigit.com/15765/google-cardboard-evolving-virtual-reality-sdk-android-unity/

[ Science ]

Navy actively using laser weapons, publishes video
http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2014/12/11/navy-persian-gulf-laser-defense/20255507/

Navy working with Raytheon to make vehicle mounted laser
http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/09/29/navy-tests-new-vehicle-mounted-laser-weapon/

Robocop
https://www.sciencenews.org/article/designing-robots-help-disaster

[ Gaming ]

Ralph Baer, video game pioneer, died
http://www.giantbomb.com/articles/gaming-pioneer-ralph-baer-passes-away/1100-5113/

Xbox One Breaks PlayStation 4′s 10 Month Winning Streak in November
http://www.technobuffalo.com/2014/12/12/xbox-one-breaks-playstation-4s-10-month-winning-streak-in-november/

PlayStation 4 and Vita finally arrive in China on January 11th
http://www.engadget.com/2014/12/11/playstation-4-china/

H1Z1 Release Date Announced – 01-15-2015
https://www.thatsitguys.com/news/h1z1-release-date-announced-01-15-15

Shane Paris

Shane Paris

​Shane is the founder and Technical Editor-in-Chief here at That's It Guys. He enjoys Star Trek, 80s and 90s action movies, and everything tech related. Shane is highly skilled with computer hardware, software, and electronics.