The New Screen Savers

Sep 8th 2018

The New Screen Savers 173

Skydio's AI-Powered Self-Flying 4K Drone

Skydio R1, geeky cooking, data recovery on macOS, and more.
Records live every Saturday at 6:00pm Eastern / 3:00pm Pacific / 23:00 UTC.
Category: Help & How To

On 'The New Screen Savers' recorded on Saturday, September 8, 2018, with Megan Morrone and Alex Lindsay: 

  • FCC chairman Ajit Pai is suggesting “new transparency obligations” for web giants like Google, Facebook, and Twitter. Ars Technica Senior IT Reporter Jon Brodkin joins Megan and Alex to discuss.
  • Jason Howell takes the Skydio R1, a drone that flies and shoots 4K video all on its own using AI and computer vision, out for a spin with CEO Adam Bry. 
  • Alex shows some of his geeky cooking gadgets that will make your life easier.
  • And we talk data recovery on macOS and answer more of your questions in our Call for Help and Mail Bag. 

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