Smartwatch Stagnation

Today on the 5: The demise of the Pebble is a very real indicator of where the smartwatch market s right now.

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The Human Factor

Today on the 5: Tyler Kokjohn recently wrote about applying software screening to Alzheimer's patients. I worry about a future where all of healthcare is pushed into software.

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The Grand Tour

Today on the 5: The former Top Gear hosts have a new show on Amazon called The Grand Tour. Is the magic still there?

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Jesi

This week we're talking Suicide Squad, The Untold History Of The United States and cyberpunk. Music for the show provided by Reed Love and OGRE.

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Ozone Late Night: Jean St. Jean & Roejen (Part 1)

Tonight is part 1 of a look back at DC and Marvel live action properties with sculptor Jean St. Jean & Roejen from Project Archivist. Music for the show provided by OGRE.

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The Death Of CNN

Today on the 5: CNN's acquisition of the social video app Beme feels like the last gasp of a dying company.

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The Update Potential

Today on the 5: Hello Games recently released a big update for No Man's Sky. This is one of the positive aspects of modern fluidly built games.

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Digital Oracle

Today on the 5: Tyler Kokjohn wrote a blog post about the potential predictive power of Facebook. What kind of future could this lead to?

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Rosie Perez, Hacker

This week we're talking whooping cough, First Blood, With The Old Breed, Overwatch, Mad Max, and Westworld. Music for the show provided by Reed Love and OGRE.

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The New TV

Today on the 5: An excellent article over on the Verge compares Netflix to Blockbuster. Are streaming video services destined to become just another form of television?

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Fake News

Today on the 5: Tyler Kokjohn sent over an article dissecting a fake news story and how it spread so quickly. If only the news item was the problem.

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Razer Ornata Chroma

Today on the 5: After hitting a breaking point with my Logitech wireless keyboard, I picked up the Razer Ornata Chroma. So far i's been working out pretty well! 

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The DNA Market

Today on the 5: Tyler Kokjohn sent along an article on bio-piracy that got me thinking about licensing in a designer DNA age.

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Exasperation Nation

This week we're talking the Electoral College, the Ghost In The Shell trailer, the Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets trailer, and Westworld. Music for the show provided by Reed Love and OGRE.

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Patient Practicality

Today on the 5: As if pre-ordering wasn't bad enough, now new games are presenting actual technical reasons against launch day purchases!

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Mad Max

Today on the 5: After finishing AC: Syndicate, I've gone back to the Mad Max video game. It's proving to be very entertaining!

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Creating Mystery

Today on the 5: Westworld has drawn concern from some that it may follow in the footsteps of shows like Lost or Twin Peaks.

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Defining 'Pro'

Today on the 5: Apple announced the refresh of the Macbook computers recently, and some are questioning the way they're using the term 'Pro'.

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Stripping Civilization Away

This week we're talking about Adobe Max, Lynsey Addario, Dispatches, and Doctor Strange. Music for the show provided by Reed Love and OGRE.

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Superficial Resemblance

Today on the 5: A lot of reviews of Doctor Strange compare the character to Tony Stark. I think that analysis falls apart under scrutiny.

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Choosing The Path

Today on the 5: Google has launched their Echo competitor, Google Home. Which ends up being the better choice for a consumer will have everything to do with ecosystem, not hardware.

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Ozone Late Night: Faye Simms (Part 2)

Tonight is part 2 of my conversation with The Foldings author / illustrator Faye Simms about the new Flintstones comic, Hot Blood!, and bubble houses. Music for the show provided by OGRE.

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Forgetting The Creators

Today on the 5: It's becoming increasingly apparent that Apple does not value the creative community the way it once did.

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Obnoxious Hot Pants

This week we're talking about Rez Infinite, gender, Suicide Squad, Captain America: Civil War, and the new Macbook. Music for the show provided by Reed Love and OGRE.

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The Return Of Peripherals

Today on the 5: Recently I've seen some technology developments that seem to indicate that we might be moving out of the 'peripherals bad' era.

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Steam Controller Update

Today on the 5: I did a review of the Steam Controller shortly after I got it, but how well has it held up over time?

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Ozone Late Night: Faye Simms (Part 1)

Tonight I'm talking to author / illustrator Faye Simms about her book The Foldings, virtual reality vs augmented reality, and Fallout 4. Music for the show provided by OGRE.

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Carmageddon: Max Damage

Today on the 5: Stainless Games has released Carmageddon: Max Damage, which has addressed virtually all of the issues in the previous release.

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Sarah Has Resolved The Hair From

This week we're talking about the DynDNS outage, Logan, Steve Dillon, we try to decide who made this artwork, and we ponder the future of the DC films. Music for the show provided by Reed Love and OGRE.

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Nintendo Switch

Today on the 5: Nintendo recently debuted the successor to the WiiU, the Switch. They're going to have hit a narrow target for this console to succeed.

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Dispatches

Today on the 5: One of the most disturbing things about reading the Vietnam book Dispatches is realizing how little has changed.

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Contrasting Eras

Today on the 5: After finishing the main storyline of Assassins Creed Syndicate, I've been playing the WWI missions. This timeline is hugely effective coming right after the main era of the game.

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AoS Season 4

Today on the 5: The fourth season of Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. may be the last. If it is, it could be a good note to go out on.

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Horse-Lord

This week we're talking about the new The Magnificent Seven, the HBO series Westworld, we debate the necessity of the Matrix sequels, and we discuss the war on cash. Music for the show provided by Reed Love and OGRE.

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Suspension Fluidity

Today on the 5: With all the superhero shows coming back on, I've been thinking about the arbitrary boundaries we draw when it comes to suspending disbelief.

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Timeless

Today on the 5: I was very close to giving up on the new NBC show Timeless after 1 episode, but it showed flashes of potential at the very end.

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Designated Survivor

Today on the 5: My wife and I have been watching the new ABC show Designated Survivor. So far, it's a high concept with a very middle of the road delivery.

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That's My Superman

Today on the 5: Supergirl just keeps getting better as it finally brings in a version of Superman I actually recognize.

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Ozone Late Night: Dallas Campbell & OGRE

To celebrate their newest stellar collaboration, a complete re-score of Night Of The Living Dead, here is the second part of my conversation with musicians Dallas Campbell and OGRE! Music for the show provided by OGRE.

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The Impulsive Murder

This week we're talking Flying Tigers nose art, the Kindle license limit, I talk about a very effective moment in Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, and I review Civil War. Music for the show provided by Reed Love and OGRE.

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Red Dwarf XI Impressions

Today on the 5: I've watched the first 2 episodes of Red Dwarf XI, and so far it doesn't seem like it's lost any of the magic.

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Deus Ex Review

Today on the 5: I finally finished my first run through Deus Ex: Mankind Divided. My review of the game now that I've completed it.

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The Good Place

Today on the 5: I've been watching the new NBC comedy The Good Place. So far, I like what they're trying to do.

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Westworld Impressions

Today on the 5: In this episode I give my impressions after watching the first 2 episodes of the HBO series Westworld.

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Extra Hard Light

This week we celebrate show 500 by drinking Root and The Dirty Mayor, I continue to pimp out Lando's book, we discuss holodeck ethics, Luke Cage, and Terminator 2 in Portugese. Music for the show provided by Reed Love and OGRE.

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DreddTV

Today on the 5: An article about the original Dredd movie pitch reminded me of the rumblings concerning a Dredd TV series. I think that could work very well. 

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The Real Blackberry Problem

Today on the 5: Since Blackberry announced the end of hardware development, many articles have come out about how they fell so far. I think many of them pin a lot of blame in the wrong place. UPDATE: Guess I'm not one to criticize, it's been brought to my attention that I managed to upload a file that is only 1:27 long. On top of that, my original file is only that size so who's the idiot now?

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The Windows 10 Exception

Today on the 5: Roejen from Project Archivist sent over this article about Microsoft paying compensation to Windows 10 users. In this particular case, there may be a case for it.

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Ozone Late Night: Clay Held

Tonight I'm talking to author Clay Held about video game QA, Wolfram Alpha, and self-publishing. Music for the show provided by OGRE.

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Keybird

This week we briefly talk Overwatch, I continue to pimp out Lando's book and our Patreon, we discuss freedom and The Matrix, acting, and Mein Kampf. Music for the show provided by Reed Love.

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