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Google Store Father's Day Tech

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Posted · Original PosterOP

This video was sponsored by Google Store.

Make sure to check them out to get awesome tech for your dad (or grandad!) this Father's Day: https://goo.gl/N9PkKH

 

Nexus 6P

Google Store: http://bit.ly/1TSVY5T

 

Huawei Watch

Google Store: http://bit.ly/22L9MoF

 

Google Cardboard
Google Store: http://bit.ly/1YcdhUZ

 

Google Chromecast

Google Store: http://bit.ly/214IfNH

 

Meet Linus' Grandpa John - he has very little tech exposure and is 91 years old. Let's bring him into THE FUTURE! (Well, the present. But for him, it feels like the future :D)

 

 


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Always fun seeing that kind of excitement and amazement! :D 

 

I wonder though, how much of the learning/teaching was cut out to make it look super easy? :P

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Really want the Nexus 6P but the T-Mobile does not carry it and I need to use Jump. 

This video was really entertaining to watch though, always love introducing people to tech, especially Google. 

Our 1st gen chromecast does not get the use it deserves, but I really enjoy using my phone as a remote compared to an actual remote. 


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Posted · Original PosterOP
11 minutes ago, Ryan_Vickers said:

Always fun seeing that kind of excitement and amazement! :D 

 

I wonder though, how much of the learning/teaching was cut out to make it look super easy? :P

Of course we did have to do some chopping to make it all feel pretty smooth, but Linus and Brandon shot this whole thing in the span of a few hours... Grandpa John is pretty spry, curious, and engaged for a guy his age!!

 

Such a cool video imo.


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This really put a smile on my face, he seemed so joyful and engaged with everything, man I wish I could be amazed so easily nowadays. 

 

 

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IMO, this is the best linus video in a long time. A real feel good video.


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His grandfather is such a warm guy, and it made a really lovely video. Really made my day.


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just watched it and i realise how lucky we are :D
 


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My favorite type of videos


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Nice video!

Also dem feels

My grandfather told to my father: What a pity to die so soon when technology is going so fast

He died in 2005 at 88

 

 


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Even though Google sponsored this video, I can't help feeling that there was too much selling out compared to many other sponsored videos.

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Will there be a follow up video of grandpa going through the user agreements for all that tech and trying to make sense of how many third parties have indefinite, transferable world wide rights to his immortal soul now?

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As you have built a pc with your son, you should build one with him! 

Also, a really nice video, very well put together. 


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He reminded me of my 95 year old grandpa but Linus's is a lot more with things then mine. 


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Great Video Linus.  The interaction between you and great grandpa was more fun to watch than the tech part, Great job :)

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Dang, really made me sort of smile, thinking of all we take for granted.

I remember when I first got my Rift DK1, showed it to my grandparents and they had a grand show of it. My grandmother nearly fell off her chair during one of the simple rollercoaster showcases.


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Nice video, really lovely guy. I hope your grandad got to keep the tech he was shown @Linus, if not I think we should have a whip_round for him to keep him connected ☺️

 

My mum and dad are 82 and 85, and the it drives me nuts trying to explain things like the TV remote control and the digibox remote control, one you pretty much just need to turn on the TV itself and change volume, and the other you Change channel and can record, rewind, pause etc... Every so often they forget and call me to fix it for them. I don't mind really, just a  bit annoying when you're in the middle of doing something important or gaming, and then they don't understand that you can't pause the game as you're playing against others, lol. I'd love to get my folks connected to the net and all that... I have spare tech they could have even, but it's hard enough trying to get some of my brothers and sisters to understand stuff most of the time and I end up doing it for them as it's simpler and had probably lost patience at that point from telling them 5 times previously how to do it, lol. 

 

Anyway, good video... Would like more like it. Well done linus and well done grandpa John, hope you enjoy being connected 😀


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20 hours ago, connorpiper said:

Really want the Nexus 6P but the T-Mobile does not carry it and I need to use Jump. 

This video was really entertaining to watch though, always love introducing people to tech, especially Google. 

Our 1st gen chromecast does not get the use it deserves, but I really enjoy using my phone as a remote compared to an actual remote. 

I'm pretty sure it should work on almost all carriers. You can check on http://willmyphonework.net/ to make sure though.


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