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Jefferson Graham's daily USA TODAY #Talking Tech podcast offers a quick hit on the hottest new gadgets, tech news & apps & chats with tech insiders. #Talking Tech is USA TODAY's most listened to podcast, with over 55 million downloads. Graham is a USA TODAY tech columnist & also hosts the #TalkingTech video series. http://talkingtechpodcast.usatoday.com http://jeffersongraham.net

Jefferson Graham's daily USA TODAY #Talking Tech podcast offers a quick hit on the hottest new gadgets, tech news & apps & chats with tech insiders. #Talking Tech is USA TODAY's most listened to podcast, with over 55 million downloads. Graham is a USA TODAY tech columnist & also hosts the #TalkingTech video series. http://talkingtechpodcast.usatoday.com http://jeffersongraham.net
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Jefferson Graham's daily USA TODAY #Talking Tech podcast offers a quick hit on the hottest new gadgets, tech news & apps & chats with tech insiders. #Talking Tech is USA TODAY's most listened to podcast, with over 55 million downloads. Graham is a USA TODAY tech columnist & also hosts the #TalkingTech video series. http://talkingtechpodcast.usatoday.com http://jeffersongraham.net

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Episodes

Is Alexa a fad?

3/22/2019
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Voice assistants are here today, gone tomorrow. At least, so says Tobias Dengel, the CEO of digital agency Willow Tree. He explains on Talking Tech.

Duration:00:05:12

Breaking down subscription services

3/21/2019
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Netflix, Hulu, CBS All Access and others all want your subscription dollars. Confused? Jefferson Graham breaks them down, pro and con, on today's #TalkingTech.

Duration:00:05:05

"What phone should I buy?" We have 2 cheap choices

3/20/2019
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An answer to #TalkingTech's most asked question --"What phone should I buy?" Jefferson Graham has two low-price suggestions at $250-$400, from Apple and Samsung.

Duration:00:04:44

ICYMI: Fabric Vault for couples to share their finances

3/19/2019
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ICYMI: Fabric, a home for online wills, introduces its latest product, the Vault, for couples to share their finance info. Adam Erlebacher from Fabric tells Jefferson Graham all about it on Talking Tech.

Duration:00:05:56

Hey Google, let's ask Alexa some questions

3/18/2019
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Jefferson Graham has some fun with smart speakers, asking Alexa supplied questions to Google and Siri, and vice versa, on Talking Tech. Listen to what they get right, and wrong on the latest episode.

Duration:00:05:37

Camera or smartphone for important photos? Debate.

3/17/2019
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Liz H. Kelly, the author of a new book about how to get publicity, writes that you should only use a camera for important photos. Jefferson Graham debates that idea with her on #TalkingTech, saying that many great images can indeed be done on the smartphone. Who’s right? Kelly is the author of “8-Second PR: Energize Your Story for Ultimate Media Success.”

Duration:00:09:03

Can Apple take on Netflix?

3/16/2019
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Jefferson Graham previews Apple's challenges in taking on Netflix with a new entertainment service, and discusses with analyst Daniel Ives from Wedbush Securities.

Duration:00:03:52

Tesla Model Y: My take

3/15/2019
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Jefferson Graham attended the unveil of Tesla's new Model Y in Hawthorne, California. His take? Tune in.

Duration:00:03:26

Hack or not, now is the time to update Facebook settings

3/14/2019
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Asish Gupta, CEO of security firm Bugcloud talks with Jefferson Graham about how to protect your Facebook identiy on Talking Tech.

Duration:00:04:33

Preview: Tesla Model Y event

3/13/2019
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USA TODAY's Chris Woodyard joins Jefferson Graham to preview Tesla's new Model Y car, and the press event that will introduce it to the world, on TalkingTech.

Duration:00:04:44

Imagine this: living without a smartphone!

3/12/2019
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Jefferson Graham will soon embark on an experiment - three days without a smartphone. What would that be like? He ruminates on it, on today's #TalkingTech.

Duration:00:03:10

New phones make me yawn

3/11/2019
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Do you agree with Jefferson Graham in that the latest crop of new smartphones makes us yawn? He explains, on the latest Talking Tech podcast.

Duration:00:03:49

ICYMI: How to bring Alexa to the car

3/10/2019
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Jefferson Graham tests two units, the Roav Viva and Garmin Speak, which bring Alexa voice commands to the car. Tune in to Talking Tech to hear his thoughts.

Duration:00:05:12

Going cashless is real - except in Philly

3/9/2019
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A new law in Philadelphia makes it illegal for retail stores not to accept cash. Jefferson Graham argues that like it or not, mr. Mayor, more outlets are going to join China, Sweden and elsewhere in asking for either credit card or mobile payments, on the latest Talking Tech podcast.

Duration:00:04:58

Pandora: more music features and podcasts

3/8/2019
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Jefferson Graham reports on new features and podcasts at Pandora, the oldest of the music streaming services, on #Talking Tech.

Duration:00:04:03

"Alexa, what can we do in the car?"

3/7/2019
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Jefferson Graham tests two units, the Roav Viva and Garmin Speak, which bring Alexa voice commands to the car. Tune in to Talking Tech to hear his thoughts.

Duration:00:05:12

"What video camera should I buy?"

3/6/2019
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From the mailbag: "What kind of video camera should I buy?" asks Janna from Brooklyn. Jefferson Graham has the answer. Tune in to #TalkingTech to find out the pick.

Duration:00:04:41

Samsung Galaxy S10 preview

3/5/2019
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USA TODAY's Eli Blumenthal joins Jefferson Graham to preview the latest from Samsung, the Galaxy S10 premium smartphone, on #TalkingTech.

Duration:00:05:31

I hope Lyft makes it

3/4/2019
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Ride-hailing company Lyft just filed for a stock IPO, and laid out its costs. The company is spending big to gain market share. But is that wise? Jefferson Graham weighs in on #TalkingTech.

Duration:00:03:52

ICYMI: Everything you need to know about Smart Lights

3/3/2019
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Jefferson Graham runs down the key questions you'll have about adding a smart lighting system to the home, on Talking Tech, including price and ways to work around bringing home a hub to operate the lights. https://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/talkingtech/2019/02/28/installing-smart-lights-what-you-need-know-using-alexa-google-siri/2954793002/

Duration:00:04:23