F5 Live: Refreshing Technology (Audio)

Hosted by Scott Ertz and Avram Piltch, F5 Live is a livecast covering the worlds of gadgets, gaming, Internet and media.




December 19, 2021 - Episode 614

December 19, 2021

This week, quantum pendants are trying to kill, NFTs are heading to gaming, and Disney is leaving YouTube.


December 14, 2021 - Episode 613

December 14, 2021

This week, Apple is trying to ignore your privacy, Tor is trying to protect its network, and YouTube is staying on Roku.


December 6, 2021 - Episode 612

December 06, 2021

This week, PlayStation's getting a Game Pass, Twitch is getting a ban flag, and dating is getting more dangerous.


November 21, 2021 - Episode 611

November 21, 2021

This week, DuckDuckGo is protecting your mobile privacy, Rockstar is apologizing for GTA, and Halo is finally coming to TV.


November 14, 2021 - Episode 610

November 14, 2021

This week, Apple's losing control of the App Store, Netflix is getting into Games, and Disney is expanding its lineup.


November 7, 2021 - Episode 609

November 07, 2021

This week, Apple's locking your phone down, Blizzard's holding your games back, and Facebook's letting your face go.


October 31, 2021 - Episode 608

October 31, 2021

This week, Facebook is entering the Metaverse, the MLB is ignoring extortion, and TVs are more expensive.


October 25, 2021 - Episode 607

October 25, 2021

This week, chips are still in flux, Google Stadia is getting into AT&T, and Google Search is out at Brave Browser.


October 19, 2021 - Episode 606

October 19, 2021

This week, HTC is going with the Flow, FIFA is looking for options, and DC Comics is bringing new entertainment.


October 11, 2021 - Episode 605

October 11, 2021

This week, Nintendo snaps our hopes for a foolproof Joy-Con, Tinder lets you buy your match a Lyft, and Twitch Twitch suffers a major data breach.


September 27, 2021 - Episode 604

September 27, 2021

This week, the EU is supporting USB-C, Nintendo is revealing gaming details, and Facebook apologizes for not being great.


September 5, 2021 - Episode 603

September 05, 2021

This week, GM and Subaru are going on break, Pokemon Go is listening to trainers, and Locast is shutting down.


August 22, 2021 Episode 602

August 22, 2021

This week, Skyrim has another version, T-Mobile has another data breach, and OnlyFans has a new plan for the future.


August 15, 2021 - Episode 601

August 15, 2021

This week, matter will not be in time, Epic will not be part of Google, and Messenger will not be stopped from encryption.


August 1, 2021 - Episode 600

August 01, 2021

This week, Valve fires back at Wolfire Games, Amazon is paying a massive fine, and Scarlett Johansson wants what she's owed.


July 18, 2021 - Episode 599

July 18, 2021

This week, Samsung is blanking out, Valve is going out of the house, and Amazon is headed out of this world.


July 12, 2021 - Episode 598

July 12, 2021

This week, the FBI is in the honeypot, the Switch is getting more colorful, and Universal Pictures is going Prime.


June 6, 2021 - Episode 596

June 06, 2021

This week, Area-51 is under attack, Nintendo is recovering from piracy, and the DoJ is getting serious about ransomware.


May 30, 2021 - Episode 595

May 30, 2021

This week, Google's adding some Fuchsia to its home, Valve is bringing Linux to your palm, and a lion roars at Amazon HQ.


May 16, 2021 - Episode 594

May 16, 2021

This week, Zigbee makes the IoT Matter, Discord is playing fewer videogames, and Apple is trying to bring back the Beats.


May 2, 2021 - Episode 593

May 02, 2021

This week, Apple's giving up billions, Microsoft is giving up commissions, and Roku is giving up YouTube TV.


April 18, 2021 - Episode 592

April 18, 2021

This week, chips are in short supply, Twitch is reducing the bots, and Google is pushing away the rest of the web.


March 28, 2021 - Episode 591

March 28, 2021

This week, LG might leave the smartphone market, Xbox Live is now the Xbox network, and Twitch is scoring your stream.


March 21, 2021 - Episode 590

March 21, 2021

This week, NFTs are all the rage, EVO Championship Series is joining Sony, and the NFL has found some funding.


March 7, 2021 - Episode 589

March 07, 2021

This week, Big Tech is in the crosshairs, Fall Guys is entering the Metaverse, and Sony is out of video sales.


February 21, 2021 - Episode 588

February 21, 2021

This week, Epic and Apple are ramping up tensions, Comcast is extending its data cap deadline, and Facebook is proving it is serious in Australia.


February 14, 2021 - Episode 587

February 14, 2021

This week, North Dakota wants to ruin the iPhone, Maryland is taxing advertisements, and Australia still wants a piece of Google.


January 31, 2021 - Episode 586

January 31, 2021

This week, Apple's driving mobile privacy, Nvidia's expanding GeForce Now, and what in the world happened with GameStop?


January 24, 2021 - Episode 585

January 24, 2021

This week, Malwarebytes is hit by malware, Valve is hit with a giant fine, and AT&T TV Now's hits finally knocked it out.


CES 2021 Pre-Show - Episode 584

January 10, 2021

This week, the Tech Podcasts Network team discusses what's coming up and what we're all most excited about for CES 2021.


December 20, 2020 - Episode 583

December 20, 2020

This week, App Fairness is expanding its ranks, Russia is expanding its outlook, and HBO Max is expanding its reach. Plus, ways to prepare for 2021.


December 13, 2020 - Episode 582

December 13, 2020

This week, Cydia wants a piece of Apple's pie, the whole government wants Facebook in pieces, and Disney has a whole lot of new content on the horizon.


December 6, 2020 - Episode 581

December 06, 2020

This week, Libra's seizing the Day (Diem), Fortnite is tripping up gamers, and WarnerMedia is almost skipping theaters.


December 2, 2020 - Episode 580

December 02, 2020

This week, Samsung's in the uncanny valley, Sony's canning PlayStation users, and Google TV can no longer show Netflix content.


November 15, 2020 - Episode 579

November 15, 2020

This week, new processors are showing up everywhere, internet usage is going up, and Twitch is admitting it screwed up.


November 1, 2020 - Episode 578

November 01, 2020

This week, Yahoo is coming for your phone, Facebook is leaving Internet Explorer, and videos don't belong to you.


October 25, 2020 - Episode 577

October 25, 2020

This week, videogame streaming is under review, Google is officially under suit, and Quibi is underwater.


October 11, 2020 - Episode 576

October 11, 2020

This week, Oracle's eyeing a Supreme Court win, Epic is keeping iOS Unreal, and DirecTV is on (fire) sale.


October 5, 2020 - Episode 575

October 05, 2020

This week, the EU is reducing the bloat, Google is expanding the games, and Nikola is trying to hide their fraud.


September 27, 2020 - Episode 574

September 27, 2020

This week, Amazon's flying in your home, Microsoft's expanding its catalog, and Spotify's adding video to its audio.


September 20, 2020 - Episode 573

September 20, 2020

This week, Android's firing the nannies, Google's enhancing their fiber, and comics are coming to DC Universe.


September 13, 2020 - Episode 572

September 13, 2020

This week, time is ticking for TikTok, Apple is trying to support game streaming, and Amazon is literally under fire.


August 23, 2020 - Episode 571

August 23, 2020

This week, Android is closing up the camera, Epic is closing in on Apple, and DC is showing off for its fans.


August 16, 2020 - Episode 570

August 16, 2020

This week, there's an Uber problem in California, an Epic problem for Apple and Google, and a confusing problem for Netflix and Hulu.


August 9, 2020 - Episode 569

August 09, 2020

This week, we're feeling the presidential ban hammer, upset by the Apple walled garden, and jealous of the Quibi free tier.


August 2, 2020 - Episode 568

August 02, 2020

This week, TikTok is starting to sink, Xbox Live is going free, and Patreon is paying for its policies.


July 26, 2020 - Episode 567

July 26, 2020

This week, AT&T's asking for more sales, Xbox is giving more value, and TikTok really wants more trust.


July 19, 2020 - Episode 566

July 19, 2020

This week, The FCC's got your back, Twitter's giving away access, and Peacock's got some confusing problems.


June 28, 2020 - Episode 565

June 28, 2020

This week, TikTok wants your mobile clipboard, Nintendo doesn't want your mobile gaming, and Microsoft wants you to use Facebook.


June 7, 2020 - Episode 563

June 07, 2020

This week, Zoom's plans are out of focus, Epic Games is shining a light on mobile stores, and Google users are in the dark.