Tech News, YouTube Subscriptions, Surface 3, Windows 10 with Project Spartan, Xbox Gets TV and Apple Watch – HGG209

Mike Wieger from and the Open Mike Night Podcast joins Jim ( for show #209 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network, part of community.

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  • price expected to be around $10
  • will also let creators put their videos behind a paywall so that only subscribers to the premium version can view them
  • creators are required to participate in the subscription offering, or every video on their channels will be set to private

Surface 3 – A week later, had is changed anything?

  • New size at 10.2
  • 3 Position Kick Stand
  • New Power Adapter
  • New updated Keyboard
  • Ne Logo
  • Better Camera

Windows 10 and the Spartan Browser – Now where is this going? (Demo in Google+)

  • It’s like surfing in Onenote (and I think that is actually part of it)
  • Crashes oftern – especially when sharing
  • Not much to it yet.  More to come I am sure

The Windows Phone is getting a quick refresh too – new bits tomorrow and the list of phones have grown – The 520 is included now!

Xbox One is getting Tuner support! Finally! But still no DVR support?

Meanwhile, there is always this…

Mike, where do you stand with the Apple Watch now?  Are you going to order one?

Are watches back?  At one point, I thought smartphones might have killed them. Not so?

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