F5 Live: Refreshing Technology (Audio)

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




May 23, 2023 - Episode 647

May 23, 2023

This week, Asus brings down the internet, Nvidia is bringing in Microsoft Game Studios, domains will cause problems, and YouTube videos are safe, for now.


May 1, 2023 - Episode 646

May 01, 2023

This week, Siri's future is in trouble, Microsoft's Activision acquisition is blocked, AI regulation is coming together, and Black Mirror is coming back.


April 23, 2023 - Episode 645

April 23, 2023

This week, the Metaverse is starting to unify, Netflix adds a Halo to its gaming plans, social media had to moderate hard, and Middle Earth is under attack.


April 17, 2023 - Episode 644

April 17, 2023

This week, SwiftKey can search and chat, Xbox can use Ubisoft Plus, FTX found a lot of money, and HBO Max is losing the HBO.


April 2, 2023 - Episode 643

April 02, 2023

This week, GM is traveling to the past, E3 is headed to the grave, the internet is becoming less safe, and Star Trek might be too available.


March 5, 2023 - Episode 642

March 05, 2023

This week, Chinese tech is in trouble again, GeForce Now is growing, online security is becoming important, and Reddit is defending users.


February 5, 2023 - Episode 641

February 05, 2023

This week, Apple's getting a little nervous, gamers are losing games, Bing wants to chat, and Paramount+ is getting a new name. Again.


January 29, 2023 - Episode 640

January 29, 2023

This week, peripheral sales are on the decline, Xbox is back on the rise, Prenda Law is on the prowl, and Justin Roiland is on his way out.


December 19, 2022 - Episode 639

December 19, 2022

This week, Meta's team is shrinking, Valve's lineup could be growing, Elon Musk might be leaving, and AI art is here.


December 4, 2022 - Episode 638

December 04, 2022

This week, Apple's in the crosshairs, Smash is canceling its tour, LastPass is sharing your secrets, and DC is keeping its own.


November 20, 2022 - Episode 637

November 20, 2022

This week, GeForce is getting hot, Blizzard is getting out of China, the internet is understandable, and Ticketmaster is falling apart.


November 13, 2022 - Episode 636

November 13, 2022

This week, Amazon is losing its robotics, Stadia is returning purchases, FTX is running away with customer assets, and Netflix is getting ready to go live.


October 23, 2022 - Episode 635

October 23, 2022

This week, smartphone sales are dropping, Silent Hills Games are coming, and Netflix charges are looming.The global smartphone market fellSilent Hill seriesStarlink Internet on jetsNetflix to charge f


October 16, 2022 - Episode 634

October 17, 2022

This week, Elon Musk is selling perfume, Netflix is setting up shop in NJ, and Apple is reportedly withholding benefits from union workers.Surface Studio 2Surface Laptop 5Surface Pro XThe Final Fantas


October 9, 2022 - Episode 633

October 12, 2022

This week, Elon does an about-face, Tim Cook Facetimes with the Pope, and Kim Kardashian is faced with a fine. We're teaming up with GNC Week in Review to bring you the latest tech news of the week.CE


September 18, 2022 - Episode 632

September 18, 2022

This week, EVGA is removing Nvidia, Nintendo is adding more 64, Uber is giving up security, and Amazon survived the NFL.


August 28, 2022 - Episode 631

August 28, 2022

This week, T-Mobile is headed to SpaceX, Sony is headed for higher prices, DuckDuckGo is protecting your email, and DC might be ready to take on Marvel.


August 21, 2022 - Episode 630

August 21, 2022

This week, TikTok's tracking your keyboard, Sega's giving you all new games, Google Search is limiting clickbait, and Cineworld is filing bankruptcy.


August 14, 2022 - Episode 629

August 17, 2022

This week, Elon Musk wants to have a debate about bots, Amazon buys Roomba for billions, and a mom is suing Facebook. We're teaming up with GNC Week in Review to bring you the latest tech news of the


August 7, 2022 - Episode 628

August 07, 2022

This week, Amazon's exploring your home, GameStop is selling your stuff, DuckDuckGo is protecting your privacy, and DC is canceling Batgirl.


August 2, 2022 - Episode 627

August 02, 2022

This week, new chips are coming from Arizona, TikTok is coming for casual games, and Instagram is going back to normal.


July 17, 2022 - Episode 626

July 17, 2022

This week, PlayStation Stars are "definitely not" NFTs, Celsius is almost certainly a Ponzi scheme, and Microsoft might just try to buy Netflix.


June 26, 2022 - Episode 625

June 26, 2022

This week, gaming is getting better in Microsoft Edge, results are getting better in Brave Search, and ads are closer to reality on Netflix.


June 13, 2022 - Episode 624

June 13, 2022

This week, Insteon rises from the dead, Microsoft reveals the future, and Meta is investigating an executive.


June 5, 2022 - Episode 623

June 05, 2022

This week, New York protects the Right to Repair, Sony shows off upcoming PlayStation games, and Netflix struggles with password sharing rules.


April 24, 2022 - Episode 622

April 24, 2022

This week, Insteon vanishes, ads could appear on Xbox and PlayStation games, and Netflix loses subscribers.


April 3, 2022 - Episode 621

April 03, 2022

This week, Samsung is eliminating waste, PlayStation is adding more to Plus, and Twitch is featuring inappropriate content.


March 27, 2022 - Episode 620

March 27, 2022

This week, Apple wants to rent you a phone, Netflix wants to give you more games, and YouTube is giving you free movies.


March 14, 2022 - Episode 619

March 14, 2022

This week, cars can lose their steering wheels, Blizzard will test their PvP, and gamers can listen to Square Enix music.


March 6, 2022 - Episode 618

March 06, 2022

This week, chips are getting harder to find, Steam Deck is getting easier to control, and Disney+ is getting cheaper to watch.


February 6, 2022 - Episode 617

February 06, 2022

This week, Apple is charging for nothing, Nintendo is looking for 5 years, and RIAA is looking for a HitPiece.


January 23, 2022 - Episode 616

January 23, 2022

This week, Activision is getting a new home at Microsoft, the IRS is getting biometric data, and YouTube is getting a little more original.


January 16, 2022 - Episode 615

January 16, 2022

This week, Android is killing 2G, Sony is maintaining the PlayStation 4, and The CW is looking for a buyer.


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.