On this episode of The New Screen Savers for Saturday, December 9, 2017, with Leo Laporte and Patrick Norton:
- How do you create the perfect laptop? You have 1,000 people chime in. Eve Technology created the first crowd-developed 2-in-1 computer - the Eve V. But does it pass the Leo and Patrick test and how does it compare to Microsoft's Surface Pro?
- Leo has the new Jabra Elite Sport wireless earbuds. We'll see how they compare to the Apple AirPods and others on the market.
- Sam Abuelsamid stopped by the studio with the soon-to-be-available Nissan Leaf. Patrick and Leo discuss electric cars and when we can expect them to become mainstream.
- In Call for Help, we'll talk music apps for Android.
- The Holiday Gift Guide continues. This week Megan Morrone has her picks for the best tech for kids.
- And Jason Howell shows us how to install the Google Play Store on an Amazon Fire tablet.
Thanks to CacheFly for the bandwidth for this show.
- DeepMind AI needs mere 4 hours of self-training to become a chess overlord
- Google will pull YouTube support from Amazon Fire TVs in 2018
- Amazon wants a key to your house. I did it. I regretted it.
- Bitcoin surges to $15,000 - a 25-percent rise in 48 hour
- Microsoft launches ARM-powered Windows 10 PCs with ‘all-day’ battery life
- Jabra Elite Sport wireless earbuds (From $249)
- EVE V: The first ever crowd-developed 2-in-1
- 2018 Nissan Leaf
- Foobar 2000