Intel… What the HECK are you DOING?? – WAN Show June 26, 2020

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Timestamps: (Courtesy of Michael O’Brien)

00:00:00 – Video Start
00:00:02 – Welcome! Second Time’s a Charm! OBS problems like last week caused a 04:12 failed stream 🙁
00:00:16 – Twitch Ban teaser
00:00:46 – Microsoft teaser #1
00:01:06 – Intel teaser + Linus’ angst
00:01:39 – Microsoft teaser #2 + scripted surprise 😉
00:02:11 – ROLL INTRO!
00:02:33 – Lucky Sponsors
00:02:53 – Faux start
00:03:19 – Topic #1: Intel’s misleading marketing slides
00:08:43 – Calulator napkin math
00:10:03 – Evil or Stupid?
00:11:06 – They shouldn’t have done it. Overall credibility loss
00:14:26 – Transistor design optimization on process node
00:15:35 – Honest truth & intelligence conflated with biased marketing
00:20:23 – rant & why Intel’s metrics are wrong/right-ish/wrong
00:29:58 – Luke chimes in
00:33:34 – Fundamental issue recap
00:38:24 – Topic #2: Dr DisRespect ban on Twitch
00:39:02 – Disclaimer & Platform responsibility
00:40:45 – What that means
00:41:55 – Luke’s take
00:43:22 – LTT’s experience on legal similarities
00:44:21 – Xbox 1 Launch precedent & reprocussions
00:45:44 – Linus’/Luke’s speculation
00:47:00 – Surprised Linus! – someone make a meme
00:47:24 – The pariah that is Facebook
00:50:08 – Sponsors!
00:50:12 – Anker
00:51:29 – Mos Organizer
00:52:26 – Vessi Footwear – Linus wears shoes
00:53:50 – Topic #3: Microsoft ‘nixes Mixer
00:54:51 – Death! due to lack of growth
00:56:07 – Good chart this time!
00:57:00 – Wild amounts of money offered, maybe
00:58:16 – The loualty of Linus
01:00:25 – Speculation of deplatformed streamers’ actions
01:04:38 – YouTube’s neutrality
01:06:12 – Set-for-life & final takes
01:07:47 – Floatplane!
01:09:28 – Topic #4: Microsoft’s store closures
01:10:11 – Microsoft’s success vs Apple’s
01:12:11 – Digital vs physical time investment
01:13:33 – Layoff speculation
01:14:10 – Topics not discussed
01:15:39 – Death of retail fruitions
01:16:28 – Superchats
01:23:21 – Outro and Goodbyes