TechFan 427 – It’s all gone a bit pear-shaped

Tim is beset by major technical audio difficulties this week, so Owen comes in to chew the geek fat with David. Coronavirus conferencing and the challenges arising from it, the difficulties of ventilators, some Arduino and Raspberry Pi tech, network television clip shows, TV show sets and the secrets of Disneyland character are all discussed in our wide-ranging freeform discussion!

TechFan 395 – The Great Arcade ROM Caper

David is joined this week by irregular co-host, current Apple and former Atari employee Owen Rubin. The Samsung Galaxy Fold debacle is on their minds, as well and a mysterious ROM heist of a classic Atari arcade game from the 1980s….

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Samsung Galaxy Fold teardown removed from iFixit

After the Galaxy Fold breaks in the hands of reviewers, Samsung delays launch

Did a vigilante ROM leaker go too far to “preserve” a lost Atari ROM?

Owen’s video game stories

California Extreme 2019 – Classic Arcade Games Show