On 'The New Screen Savers' recorded on Saturday, October 6, 2018, with Leo Laporte and Scott Wilkinson:
- Leo and Scott discuss Bloomberg's bombshell story claiming that China had spy chips embedded in data centers of Apple and Amazon, which the companies deny taking place.
- Oura Ring is wearable that tracks your sleep and activity levels. Oura CEO Harpreet Singh Rai joins to tell us how it works and why tracking sleep is so important in helping one to better understand their body.
- Hisense launched new models in their Laser TV line at CEDIA 2018, which uses a dual-laser system to add support for Wide Color Gamut in their ultra short throw 4K projectors. Scott gives his thoughts on the 100" L10E 4K Dual Color Laser TV.
- Scott also gives a first look at the new Vizio Home Theater Sound System with Dolby Atmos and talks about how the new surround sound format works to give you the sense of 3D audio.
- Sam Machkovech from Ars Technica shows Jason Howell how to overclock a gaming PC with software like MSI Afterburner.
- The Big Hack: How China Used a Tiny Chip to Infiltrate U.S. Companies
- Wi-Fi branding to get a lot simpler with upcoming “Wi-Fi 6”
- The 5 biggest announcements from the Microsoft Surface event
- Oura Ring: the most accurate sleep and activity tracker
- MSI Afterburner
- Hisense 4K Dual Color Laser TV
- VIZIO Home Theater Sound System with Dolby Atmos
- Vizio P65-E1 P-Series 65" Full Array LED Smart TV
- TCL 65S517 65-Inch 4K Ultra HD Roku Smart LED TV
- TiVo Bolt OTA for Antenna
- Amazon Fire TV Recast
- Tablo DUAL 64GB OTA DVR