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The GFQ Network (Guys From Queens Network) has ascended the ranks of Internet talk radio since 2009. Each of GFQ’s shows are produced in studio at their Queens location, which is home to their numerous long-running programs.

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Jun 13, 2019 GFQ Network
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Iyaz joins Andrew for this episode. Google leaks a photo of the Pixel 4. Andrew and Iyaz discuss the surprise leak along with what they know about the Pixel 4 design and specs. And Microsoft announces Project Scarlett, their next generation Xbox console. Iyaz gives us his first thoughts on Project Scarlett.
Topics: android, google, pixel 4, pixel 4 leak, pixel 4 specs, pixel 4 design, project scarlett, microsoft
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In this episode of HotHardware’s Two And Half Geeks Podcast, Marco, Chris and Dave will be chatting about AMD's Zen 2 architecture, its Ryzen 3000 series CPU and beast 16-core Ryzen 9 3950X, WD's Black SN750 Heatsink NVMe SSD, Netgear's Nighthawk AX8 WiFi 6 router, the fabulous OnePlus 7 Pro and more!
Topics: amd ryzen, wd black, nighthawk ax8
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Jun 6, 2019 GFQ Network
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From budget cuts to aging equipment, along with fresh ideas and the latest technology - Rich Parker is keeping the member stations of Coast Alaska on-the-air and serving their communities.  Rich updates us on some of his recent technical challenges, as well as stories on troubleshooting under time and money pressure in America’s 49th state.
Topics: Juneau, alaska, alaska radio, radio tech, rich parker, broadcast engineering
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Jun 4, 2019 GFQ Network
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Andrew Zarian and Paul Thurrott recap the announcements from Apple's WWDC 2019 conference including iPadOS, iOS 13, and MacOS Catalina and much more. What will iPadOS do that iOS can't? Plus Andrew and Paul discuss the new Mac Pro design aka the cheese grater. Will Apple have trouble selling the new Mac Pro?
Topics: wwdc 2019, wwdc 2019 recap, mac pro 2019, ipados, ios 13, itunes for windows, microsoft
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Jun 4, 2019 GFQ Network
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The guys are back with another episode of Mat Men. We review NXT Takeover 25 and see how it stacked up against AEW Double or nothing. We also preview the WWE Show in Saudi Arabia this Friday and discuss who some of the big names possible are that are planning on leaving WWE once their current contracts expire. This and we also answer all your questions during our mailbag segment at the end of the show
Topics: wwe, aew, all elite wrestling, wrestling
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May 30, 2019 GFQ Network
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Glenn Rubenstein from Wrestling inc. joins Andrew Zarian to discuss all the latest happenings in the world of pro wrestling. We’re almost a week separated from the monumental AEW PPV and people are still talking about it. Will this cause the new boom period for pro wrestling. NXT Takeover is on Saturday and is expected to be a great showing for WWE. Is this the answer to AEW’s PPV last week? How will it stack up?
Topics: aew, nxt, wwe, wrestling
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May 30, 2019 GFQ Network
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Paul and Andrew discuss the latest news surrounding Windows Modern OS. Is this the future of Windows? WWDC is next week and much of the focus will be on iOS applications being supported on the MacOS. Will this have an impact on Mac sales? 10 years of Bing have come and gone and we discuss some of the positive points of Bing over Google.
Topics: modern os, windows modern, wwdc 2019, ios apps on mac, bing vs google
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May 30, 2019 GFQ Network
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Andrew talks about his upcoming trip to Manchester, England.
Topic: manchesteruk
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May 30, 2019 GFQ Network
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The spectre of ransomware encrypting all the computer files we need to run our broadcast operations is truly scary – heart-stoppingly scary.  Ransomware - as well as other malware - keeps morphing to get around our blocking and mitigation techniques. But there are basic, important things every broadcaster can do to seriously reduce the risk of losing everything to ransomware.  Stephen Kurtz has a broadcast engineering background and is now an IT consultant. He shares current advice and tips...
Topics: Stephen Kurtz, ransomware, broadcast engineering, radio tech, it tips, broadcast operations, it...
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In this episode of HotHardware’s Two And Half Geeks, Marco, Chris and Dave will be chatting about Intel's hot new 10nm Ice Lake CPUs, Intel's wild and crazy Odyssey 2035 GPU concepts, svelte new Alienware m15 and m17 gaming laptops, AMD's Ryzen 3000 Zen 2 CPUs, Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx benchmarks and Google's totally affordable Pixel 3a XL Android phone!
Topics: intel ice lake, ice lake specs, amd ryzen 3000
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May 24, 2019 GFQ Network
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We are one day away from AEW's first PPV "Double or Nothing" There is a lot of buzz happening right now regarding it and we have some news about a big surprise at the event. Rich and Andrew break down what this could be and if it will lead to crowning the first AEW World Champion. We also discuss everything currently happening in the WWE and why the WWE 24/7 title looks terrible. All this and more on today's show.
Topics: aew, double or nothing, wwe, wrestling
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In this episode of HotHardware’s Two And Half Geeks, Marco, Chris and Dave will be chatting about some sweet new NVMe SSDs from Samsung and WD, the hot new OnePlus 7 Pro Android flagship, Fractal Design's Define S2 Vision RGB gaming PC case, Huawei's government and supplier woes and more!
Topics: oneplus 7 pro, samsung ssd, Huawei
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Paul discusses his review of the Google Pixel 3A. Does the Pixel 3A solve the problems Paul has with the Pixel 3 XL? Microsoft partners with Sony to explore future cloud gaming solutions. Does Microsoft's partnership with Sony make sense? And Andrew and Paul discuss Game Of Thrones. What did Paul think of the series overall?
Topics: google, pixel 3a pixel 3a vs pixel 3, pixel 3 comparison, microsoft sony, game of thrones podcast
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May 20, 2019 GFQ Network
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Thinking about all the skills and responsibilities that broadcast engineers have, it seems we’re akin to General Contractors.  We have to know something about a lot of things. Disciplines from basic structural load calculations to audio circuit optimization to complex digital modulation schemes. Those and a thousand other topics are critical to the well-rounded and effective broadcast engineer.  Chris Tobin and Kirk Harnack discuss how diverse skills relate to our recent experiences.
Topics: radio tech, broadcast engineering, broadcasting skills, broadcast war stories
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May 16, 2019 GFQ Network
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As a young lad, Mike Erickson was curious why songs sounded “different” on the radio than on his home record player. When a radio station owner gave Mike a retired audio processor he never looked back; he’s been customizing audio processing at for AM, FM, HD, and Streaming ever since. Mike joins us from the Wheatstone processing lab to talk about legacy processing techniques and today’s latest, too.
Topics: audio processing, mike erickson, wheatstone, wheatstone processing, am radio, fm radio, radio tech,...
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May 16, 2019 GFQ Network
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AEW has officially been announced to be airing this fall on TNT. We have all the latest AEW News and Rumors. We have all the details from TNT expectations to what the deal breaks down to. Andrew also has all the latest regarding how AEW will be getting paid for their TV show and it possibly being the second best wrestling TV deal of all time.
Topics: aew, wwe, wrestling
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May 14, 2019 GFQ Network
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Paul Thurrott is back from Microsoft Build 2019. He gives us a run down of what he sees that the biggest takeaways from this year's Build conference. Is UWP officially dead? Paul also shares his hands on experience with Google's new Pixel 3A. Is the Pixel 3A the best budget Android phone? And OnePlus announces the OnePlus 7 Pro. Andrew and Paul break down the pros and cons of the device.
Topics: build 2019, microsoft build, microsoft, uwp dead, pwa apps, windows store, pixel 3a, oneplus 7
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May 14, 2019 GFQ Network
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Andrew discusses what he needs from a laptop as a creator and producer.
Topic: creator laptop
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May 9, 2019 GFQ Network
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Andrew and John discuss why you should treat your podcast like it's a business if you want to make money.
Topic: podbiz
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May 9, 2019 GFQ Network
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WWE Ratings on the worst its ever been and it seems like they don't really know what to do to drive it up. Is the years of not creating superstars finally catching up. WWE fans have always had FOMO (Fear of Missing out) but now that you can watch the content nearly on every social media platform they have to rethink how they push content out. Expect to see many WWE Superstars from the past on TV leading up to the Saudi Arabia show. Goldberg, Brock Lesnar, Undertaker, and Triple H are scheduled...
Topics: wwe, wrestling, aew
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May 9, 2019 GFQ Network
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How did we broadcast engineers learn our craft? What experiences, resources, and people helped become broadcast engineering professionals? Geary Morrill got started with the likes of Steve Church, Vern Post, and Dave Gorman. Now Geary joins us with ideas and solid advice for finding and encouraging the next generation of audio, video, RF, and IT engineers.
Topics: geary morrill, alpha media, sbe, broadcast engineering, radio tech, steve church
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May 9, 2019 GFQ Network
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Google held their annual I/O conference where they made several announcements including the new Pixel 3A. What features does the Pixel 3A do away with and how does it compare to the Pixel 3? Google also announced Project Mainline, which will bring Android updates directly through the Play Store. How will Project Mainline affect Android updates in the future? And Mozilla breaks every add on for Firefox. How did failing to renew a certificate lead to every Firefox add on becoming disabled?
Topics: google, google io 2019, google io, pixel 3a, pixel 3a features, pixel 3a comparison, project...
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In this episode of HotHardware’s Two And Half Geeks, Marco, Chris and Dave will be chatting about NVIDIA's GeForce GTX 1650, Lenovo's Legion Y740 Gaming Laptop, the LG G8 ThinQ Flagship Android Phone, a Sneak Peek at the Google Pixel 3a XL, Corsair's H100i RGB AiO Liquid Cooler and more! 
Topics: gtx 1650, legion y740, pixel 3a
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May 2, 2019 GFQ Network
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Connecting remote talent to the studio has come a long way since dial-up phone lines, frequency extenders, and even since ISDN codecs. One method is Cleanfeed, an online service that uses WebRTC in the browser. Marc Bakos is co-founder of Cleanfeed.net and joins us to explain the tech and its uses for broadcasters and podcasters.
Topics: cleanfeed, podcast recorder, isdn replacement, radio tech, marc bakos, broadcast engineering, webrtc
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In this episode of HotHardware’s Two And Half Geeks, Marco, Chris and Dave will be chatting about intel's Optane Memory H10 for laptops, Maingear's hot new, affordable Vybe gaming PC, Alienware's killer Area-51m laptop, Intel's new 9th Gen mobile processors, expectations for AMD's Ryzen 3000 Zen 2, GeForce GTX 1600 mobile GPUs, Apple's sinister plan to squeeze Qualcomm royalties and more!
Topics: maingear vybe, area 51m, intel 9th gen
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Apr 23, 2019 GFQ Network
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Andrew and Paul discuss the future of touch screens on PCs and laptops.
Topic: touch
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Apr 23, 2019 GFQ Network
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Samsung officially delays the launch of the Galaxy Fold. Will Samsung be able to fix the Fold's screen issues? Andrew and Paul discuss what they'd like to see at this year's Google I/O and Microsoft build conferences. What could Windows Next and Windows lite OS look like?
Topics: samsung, galaxy fold, galaxy fold delayed, google io 2019, build 2019, google, microsoft, windows...
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Apr 20, 2019 GFQ Network
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Today on our Mat Men Interview series we sit down with JD From NY. JD creates  daily content on Youtube (Link to his page) that covers all things Pro Wrestling. Andrew and JD discuss his passion for Pro Wrestling and how he has gone from a passionate fan to actually working in the business. JD currently is the lead play by play form HOG. Check our JD’s Youtube channel at https://www.youtube.com/jdfromny206
Topics: JD From NY, jdfromny, wrestling
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Apr 18, 2019 GFQ Network
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Reviews of the new Samsung Galaxy Fold are out, and many are claiming their Galaxy Fold screen is breaking. Should Samsung delay the launch of the Galaxy Fold? Microsoft will launch their own wireless ear buds. Who will buy Surface Pods? Microsoft also announces it plans to sell a disc-less Xbox and Sony announces their new PlayStation 5.
Topics: ps5 specs, playstation 5, samsung, samsung galaxy fold, galaxy fold broke, galaxy fold breaking,...
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Apr 18, 2019 GFQ Network
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This week the guys discuss the Superstar Shakeup and how it's going to impact both Raw and Smackdown TV. We also talk about the latest AEW news and answer your mailbag questions
Topics: superstar shakeup, aew, all elite wrestling
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Apr 18, 2019 GFQ Network
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Paul  shares his thoughts on the Notre Dame fire and the guys also share their YouTube recommendations.
Topic: nd
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Apr 18, 2019 GFQ Network
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Hebdon Bridge in West Yorkshire, England, is considered by many to be the birthplace of the industrial revolution. It’s also home to Calrec Audio, makers of audio mixing consoles for TV and radio.  Henry Goodman is Product Development Director at Calrec, and joins us to discuss to move to SMPTE 2110-30 and AES67 networked audio.
Topics: calrec, henry goodman, radio consoles, radio tech, broadcast engineering, smtpe 2110, aes67, audio...
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Apr 12, 2019 GFQ Network
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Today on our Mat Men interview series we are joined by founder and owner of Wrestlinginc.com Raj Giri. Andrew and Raj discuss his start in covering pro wrestling and what it really takes to turn a hobby into a full-time job. Raj has been covering pro wrestling for over 22 years and has turned Wrestlinginc.com into one of the largest pro wrestling news websites. Over the past few years, they have expanded into video and podcasts and continue to break many of the biggest stories in the industry.
Topics: raj giri, wrestling inc, wwe
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Apr 11, 2019 GFQ Network
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A lot of breaking news out of Wrestlemania week and we got you covered. Warner Media (Turner) Will announce that AEW will be on TBS This fall on May 15th. What other details will we find out? The Road Dogg has stepped down as head writer of Smackdown. How will this change the direction of the brand? Next week is the superstar shakeup. Who will go where. We have all this and Mail Bag questions at the end of the show.
Topics: aew, tbs, wwe, wrestling
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Apr 11, 2019 GFQ Network
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If you went to NAB 2019 in Las Vegas, there’s no way you got to see everything you wanted to see.  And if you didn’t get to NAB, you missed a lot.  Chris Tobin and Kirk Harnack explored some compelling technology and products on the show floor. Check the out!
Topics: nab 2019, national association of broadcasters, radio expo, omg & modulation arts, sprite...
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Apr 9, 2019 GFQ Network
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Microsoft releases a beta of their new Chromium based Edge browser. Paul Thurrott gives his first impressions of the new Edge browser. What does it currently lack and is it a winner? And Paul talks about the next major update to Windows 10 and Windows as a service. Is Microsoft forcing too many updates on users?
Topics: chrome, google, edge browser, browser wars, microsoft, microsoft edge, windows service, windows...
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Apr 5, 2019 GFQ Network
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Is this the best NXT Takeover of all time? As we continue our coverage of Wrestlemania week in NYC we go over tonights NXT Takeover card along with all the latest rumors and news going into Wrestlemania 35. The guys also break down the big indy events happening all around NYC this week for Wrestlemania.
Topics: NXT, NXTTakeover, WWE, wrestling
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Apr 4, 2019 GFQ Network
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Broadcast infrastructure virtualization: Twelve syllables that represent a dizzying variety of implementations. Sean Kelly, founder of Seagull.fm in Exeter, Torbay, and South Devon England, is enabling local presenters and other contributors to be on-air, live from their homes and small studios. Building a virtualized backend infrastructure has been a key element to the reliability and usability of Sean’s broadcast workflow. Sean reveals both rationale and technical details on this episode of...
Topics: sean kelly, seagull.fm, virtualization, virtual radio, vmware, esxi, radio tech, broadcast...
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Apr 2, 2019 GFQ Network
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Apple announces that they will not being able to launch it's wireless charging pad, AirPower. Andrew and Paul discuss Steve Jobs' legacy and what Apple would have looked like today if he was still alive. Paul brings up Bill Gates' legacy at Microsoft and their retaliatory tactics. And Paul fields a few question from viewers.
Topics: airpower, apple, microsoft, steve jobs, bill gates, google
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Apr 1, 2019 GFQ Network
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Today we are joined by former WWE Superstar Chris Masters. Chris will be Wrestling April 3rd for UPWA in Wayne NJ during Wrestlemania Week in NYC. We discussed how Chris got his start in Pro Wrestling and what he does to keep in shape. We go into discussing life after WWE and how pro wrestling has evolved over the past decade.
Topics: chris masters, wwe, wrestling
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Mar 30, 2019 GFQ Network
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We are joined by Conrad Thompson, the host of 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff, Something to Wrestle with Bruce Prichard and What happened when with Tony Schiavone. We ask Conrad about his passion for podcasting and pro wrestling and how he started out his podcasting empire. The guys also discuss Starrcast II and everything else that Conrad is up to including answers to many of the rumors surrounding Bruce and even the Undertaker. This is one of our favorite interviews and a must listen for anyone...
Topics: conrad thompson, eric bischoff, 83 weeks, something to wrestle with, bruce prichard, Tony...
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Mar 28, 2019 GFQ Network
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Apple announces a slew of new services including Apple TV Plus, the Apple Card, and Apple Arcade. Why did Apple have an event if none of the new services are ready? Paul ponders whether there will be an Apple TV app for Roku. Plus Andrew and Paul discuss Windows as a service subscription and if its a possiblity.
Topics: apple tv, apple tv plus, roku, tv subscription, apple card, apple pay, apple arcade, apple...
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Mar 28, 2019 GFQ Network
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We are back with the latest Wrestlemania News. Charlotte was crowned the Smackdown Women's Champion on Tuesday. What does this mean for the Wrestlemania main event. We have all the latest matches and everything happening next week for Wrestlemania Weekend.
Topics: wwe, wrestling, wrestlemania 35
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Mar 28, 2019 GFQ Network
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Andrew theorizes the future of all computing being handled in the cloud.
Topic: head cloud
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In this episode of HotHardware’s Two And Half Geeks, Marco, Chris and Dave will be looking at NVIDIA’s new GeForce GTX 1660, the sights and sounds of GDC and GTC last week, Dell's Alienware Aurora R8 compact GeForce RTX-powered gaming PC, a fast new SSD from ADATA and more!
Topics: nvidia, gtx 1660, alienware
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Mar 26, 2019 GFQ Network
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Ken Heron is a radio guy. We know this because he has a VU meters, a tower, and the call letters of every station he’s ever worked at tattooed on his left arm.  His right arm tattoos include a transmitter schematic diagram! But Ken is also here to talk about drones and putting them to good use - for fun, art, and a new perspective.
Topics: ken heron, weio, farm radio, drones, drone technology, dji phantom, dji maveric, tennesee
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Mar 21, 2019 GFQ Network
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More than a few radio stations have been “done in” by not being able to recover after a disaster. A cluster of Florida radio stations never returned to air after Hurricane Michael. While some disasters can result in a total loss, Chris Tobin and Joe Talbot bring advice for recovering from two of the most common outages affecting broadcasters. They’ve both worked through numerous disasters and their planning made the difference in a quick recovery.
Topics: broadcast engineering, joe talbot, radio tech, wbgo, disaster recovery, broadcasting, disaster...
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Mar 19, 2019 GFQ Network
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Google announced at GDC a new game streaming service called Stadia. How will Google's game streaming service change gaming? Andrew and Paul discuss that question and many others including pricing, game availability, and whether Google will be successful with Stadia.
Topics: google gaming, google stadia, stadia gaming, apple tv, xbox, microsoft, game streaming
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Is this NXT Takeover the best card they have ever had? Spoiler warning on this weeks show. Also, how is Wrestlemania shaping up? Will it be a thumbs up or thumbs down? NJPW had some disappointing news with only 1600 tickets sold for their G1 show in Dallas. Is this the beginning of the end of their North American expansion? All this and you mailbag questions at the end of the show.
Topics: wwe, wrestling, nxt takeover, Wrestlemania
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Mar 14, 2019 GFQ Network
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Sean Ross Sapp from fightful.com is our guest this week. We ask Sean about his passion for Pro Wrestling. What was his path into journalism? We discussed everything from Wrestlemania to where the AEW will possibly be in a year. This was a lot of fun and we covered a bunch of topics
Topics: wwe, pro wrestling
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Mar 14, 2019 GFQ Network
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Nashville, Tennessee, is known not only Country music, but for the early studios that recorded Patsy Cline, Johnny Cash, Brenda Lee, the Beach Boys, and Bob Dylan. Some of the first recording engineers worked full-time at WSM and other radio stations. Our guest, Mike Porter, shows us the microphones used in recording some of the most familiar and popular songs in history, and takes us on a tour of Columbia Studio A and Studio B - the Quonset Hut - on Nashville’s Music Square.
Topics: Quonset Hut, Columbia Studio A, Columbia Studios, Columbia Studio B, nashville music square, music...
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In this episode of HotHardware’s Two And Half Geeks, Marco, Chris and Dave will be diving in deep on NVIDIA’s beastly Titan RTX 24GB GPU, Samsung’s hot new Galaxy S10+, AMD 7nm Navi GPU rumors, Alienware’s beastly Area-51m desktop replacement laptop, Intel CPU shortages and more!
Topics: titan rtx, amd navi, alienware
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Mar 12, 2019 GFQ Network
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Andrew asks Paul about the Health and Tech event he is hosting and what life hacks Paul would like to write about.
Topic: wth
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Mar 12, 2019 GFQ Network
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Apple is holding an event later this month where they rumored to be announcing a new TV service. What would an Apple TV service look like and cost? Andrew and Paul discuss the rumored TV service and how it could impact other streaming services like YouTube TV, Hulu and Netflix. Are there too many video subscription services?
Topics: apple tv service, apple event, apple rumors, netflix competition, amazon video, hulu, streaming...
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Mar 7, 2019 GFQ Network
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When PC-based music playout systems became popular in the mid-1990’s, it was small and medium market radio stations that were quick to adopt. Now, almost 25 years later, more broadcasters are finding value and reliability in virtualizing their broadcast infrastructure. From business admin to sales to audio operations, virtualizing dozens of PC onto a a couple of servers (with full redundancy) is making sense.  Kevin Buente, Chief Engineer for WHIZ Media Group in Zanesville, Ohio, joins us to...
Topics: whiz, kevin buente, radio tech, broadcast engineering, virtualization, virtual radio
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In this episode of HotHardware’s Two And Half Geeks, Brittany and Chris join Dave to chat about NVIDIA’s new Quadrop RTX 4000 card, GeForce RTX Ray Tracing and DLSS in Metro Exodus, Intel’s new Spoiler security vulnerability, Alienware’s Wireless Gaming Headset and Elite Gaming Mouse, the smash gaming hit that is Apex Legends and more! 
Topic: nvidia quadro
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Mar 5, 2019 GFQ Network
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Microsoft new Chromium based Edge browser is revealed in leaked screenshots. Andrew and Paul discuss recent history of web browsers like Firefox and Chrome. Andrew brings up Windows Lite. Is there any new info about Windows Lite? And Paul look back at the Microsoft Band. What went wrong?
Topics: chrome edge, web browsers, firefox, microsoft edge, microsoft, windows lite, microsoft band,...
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Mar 5, 2019 GFQ Network
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Andrew and Paul discuss how the evolution of mobile has changed and what the future holds for mobile.
Topic: mobile
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Mar 1, 2019 GFQ Network
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Harry Terjanian discusses his comedy career, Capitol Wrestling and what makes a pro wrestling product interesting.
Topics: Harry Terjanian, capitol wrestling
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Feb 28, 2019 GFQ Network
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This week on Raw Batista and Roman Reigns Returned returned to WWE TV and the ratings were up. will they be able to keep the momentum going into Wrestlemania? Smackdown was a great show but they were down 5% in the ratings. will Kevin Owens really take Kofi's place as Fastlane or do they plan on doing something else? We have all the latest WWE AEW and NJPW news on this weeks episode of Mat Men
Topics: Roman Reigns, batista, wwe, wrestling, wwe tv, aew news, kevin owens
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Feb 28, 2019 GFQ Network
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Andrew shows off the Elgato Stream Deck and talks about a few changes at the GFQ studio.
Topic: elgato
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Feb 28, 2019 GFQ Network
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Huawei unvels the Mate X at MWC in Barcelona. How does the Huewei Mate X foldable phone compare to the Samsung Galaxy Fold? Also at MWC, Microsoft debuts Hololens 2. Paul Thurrott discuss his thoughts on the new mixed reality headset. And Microsoft's Chromium based browser is coming.
Topics: huawei, mate x, mwc, mobile world congress news, samsung, galaxy fold, galaxy fold vs mate x,...
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Feb 28, 2019 GFQ Network
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One may reasonably argue that broadcast equipment is more reliable and stable now than ever before. One reason is the broad use of general purpose computing platforms and the same networking infrastructure as the huge IT industry uses. Peter Femal optimizes these ubiquitous technologies for reliable broadcast service. We discuss Audio over IP redundancies, as well as more traditional backup systems.  And, as Peter says, “It’s not a backup if you don’t trust it.”
Topics: peter femal, audio over ip, aoip, broadcast engineering, radio tech, broadcast redundancy, eaton
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Feb 25, 2019 GFQ Network
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What does a station owner do when there are live broadcasts to be done, but no one is available to run the board at the studio? Steve Rubin, CEO of Rubin Broadcasting, runs his stations from his kitchen at home. He screens phone calls, runs live football broadcasts and sales remotes, and even puts himself live on-air when needed. What’s his secret?  We’ll find out!
Topics: steve rubin, radio tech, broadcast engineering, virtualization, rubin broadcasting, remote radio
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On this episode of HotHardware’s Two And Half Geeks, Marco and Dave will be chatting about Samsung's Galaxy S10 family of flagship super phones as well as NVIDIA's GeForce GTX 1660 Ti and much more!
Topics: gtx 1660 ti, nvidia, samsung, galaxy fold, galaxy s10
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Samsung officially announces several new devices including the Samsung Galaxy Fold, Galaxy S10, and Galaxy S10E. Andrew and Paul discuss the new Samsung hardware and pricing. Is Samsung heading for a dark future? Apple's new SDK will create iOS apps that run on Mac. Is Apple officially combining Mac and iOS?
Topics: samsung, huawei, galaxy s10, samsung fold, foldable phone, galaxy fold, android, google, apple,...
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Feb 21, 2019 GFQ Network
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We know that digital broadcast equipment handling real-time media needs a common time reference. PTP - Precision Time Protocol - is used in many time-sensitive industries, and it’s perfect for broadcast gear, too. Greg Shay, CTO at the Telos Alliance, joins us, along with Shaun Dolan to discuss both the science behind and the practical application of PTP Clock standards and devices.
Topics: greg shay, shaun dolan, ptp clock, time protocols, master clock, atomic time, broadcast...
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Feb 21, 2019 GFQ Network
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There are major changes coming to the WWE Roster. This is going to change the NXT Takeover card. We have all the latest information. Vince McMahon had determined that their current roster is too damaged and it will be hard for them to become stars. Whos fault is this? Kofi will face DB at Fastlane, Tye Dillinger Quits, DBs Opponent at Wrestlemania will be someone who is not currently on WWE TV and is returning. An obvious person would be Kevin Owens. Also How Angry is Vince McMahon at the...
Topics: wwe roster, wrestling, wwe, aew, all elite wrestling, vince mcmahon angry, aew news, nxt
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Feb 21, 2019 GFQ Network
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Andrew discusses with viewers about upgrading his networking equipment.
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Andrew Zarian chats with Youtuber Justin Whang. They discuss how Justin got started as a content creator and his passion for pro wrestling, internet pop culture and his process on creating content. 
Topics: justin whang, youtube
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Feb 17, 2019 GFQ Network
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Andrew and Rich present the Elimination Chamber Review show. We run down each match and give you guys our opinion.
Topics: 2019 elimination chamber, wwe, wrestling, elimination chamber, pro wrestling
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Feb 17, 2019 GFQ Network
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The guys break down the Chamber card and discuss the possible match outcomes. They also discuss AEW and all the recent news surrounding it.
Topics: aew, aew news, all elite wrestling, wrestling, wwe, elimination chamber, chamber results
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On this episode of HotHardware’s Two And Half Geeks, Marco and Dave will be chatting about one of Intel’s tiny NUCs (Next Unit of Computing) based on 8th Gen Core technology with Iris Plus graphics, Huawei’s Mate 20 smartphone with beastly battery life, a rundown of all things MWC 2019 from Samsung to Microsoft, LG and more, downloading Windows 95 with integrated Doom and Wolfenstein 3D and more!
Topics: intel nuc, mwc 2019, samsung galaxy s10
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Feb 14, 2019 GFQ Network
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Paradise?  How about hurricane winds over 200 mph, salt air, ice, and snow? And throw in a 100-mile Studio-Transmitter Link.  It’s all in a normal week’s work for Don Mussell. Don is a consulting engineer in Hawai’i.  He brings common sense and a serious outlook to the challenging radio broadcasting scenarios found in this tropical island paradise.
Topics: don mussell, hawaii radio, hawaii broadcasting, hawaii, radio tech, broadcast engineering
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Andrew and Rich breakdown the Elimination Chamber PPV this Sunday, AEW Double or Nothing sells out in a matter of minutes. Could they have done a much bigger venue? There are a lot of changes coming to Pro Wrestling in 2019. What will the end of the year look like? Plus your mail bag questions at the end of the show.
Topics: wwe, aew, double or nothing, elimination chamber, wrestling