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CNET reporters Roger Cheng and Ben Fox Rubin tackle the top tech stories of the day. Don't mind their awkwardness.

CNET reporters Roger Cheng and Ben Fox Rubin tackle the top tech stories of the day. Don't mind their awkwardness.
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CNET reporters Roger Cheng and Ben Fox Rubin tackle the top tech stories of the day. Don't mind their awkwardness.

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Episodes

How does Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus's stack up against Pixel 3's Night Mode? (The Daily Charge, 8/19/2019)

8/19/2019
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We look at CNET's ongoing review, talk iPhone 11 rumors and ready ourselves for Virgin Galactic's commercial launch. https://www.cnet.com/news/everything-iphone-11-11r-needs-to-be-successful/ https://www.cnet.com/news/inside-the-virgin-galactic-spaceport-sending-the-mega-rich-into-space/ https://www.cnet.com/news/galaxy-note-10-plus-ongoing-review-samsungs-camera-gets-a-big-boost/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:04:37

More on The Void's 'Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire' VR experience (The Daily SUPERCharge, 8/15/2019)

8/15/2019
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Plus, discussing the moral and ethical implications of VR training for hiring and firing. http://www.cnet.com/daily-charge http://www.twitter.com/thedailycharge http://www.youtube.com/dailycharge Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:21:54

We're questioning the future of virtual reality (The Daily Charge, 8/15/2019)

8/15/2019
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Nate Mitchell departs Oculus, a look at how VR training helps with human resource management, plus a behind the scenes look at The Void's Star Wars experience in NYC. https://www.cnet.com/news/oculus-co-founder-departure-is-the-latest-in-a-string-of-high-profile-facebook-exits/ https://www.cnet.com/news/you-can-fire-a-virtual-guy-in-vr-to-practice-doing-it-for-real/ https://thevoid.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:52

Is there any part of Facebook left that is safe and private? (The Daily SUPERCharge, 8/14/2019)

8/14/2019
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Diving deep on what info Facebook is looking for when transcribing your messages and what penalties they should be subject to. http://www.cnet.com/daily-charge http://www.twitter.com/thedailycharge http://www.youtube.com/dailycharge Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:23:13

Facebook confirms human review of Messenger audio recordings (The Daily Charge, 8/14/2019)

8/14/2019
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Twitter and Instagram make changes to try to make you happier. And, well... Facebook is being Facebook. https://www.cnet.com/news/twitter-is-testing-a-way-to-let-you-follow-topics/ https://www.cnet.com/news/instagram-is-hiding-likes-you-may-be-happier-in-the-end/ https://www.cnet.com/news/facebook-reportedly-pays-contractors-to-transcribe-messenger-calls/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:43

More Snapchat spectacles? Really?! (The Daily SUPERCharge, 8/13/2019)

8/13/2019
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Audience Q&A on Snapchat, phone cameras and speculating on what Apple will drop in September. http://www.cnet.com/daily-charge http://www.twitter.com/thedailycharge http://www.youtube.com/dailycharge Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:19:04

What to do if you get bedbugs in your Airbnb (The Daily Charge, 8/13/2019)

8/13/2019
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Also, we discuss the rumored iPhone Pro, Samsung's 108 megapixel camera and Snap Spectacles 3. Yes, really. https://www.cnet.com/news/apple-iphone-11-pro-might-be-high-end-offering-2019-lineup-september/ https://www.cnet.com/news/samsungs-108-megapixel-sensor-pushes-phone-cameras-next-level/ https://www.cnet.com/features/bed-bugs-are-giving-airbnb-users-headaches-and-itchy-bites/ https://www.cnet.com/news/snapchat-spectacles-3-are-here-to-capture-your-summer-in-3d-hd/ Learn more about...

Duration:00:07:06

Next big thing: Phone-latop hybrids? (The Daily SUPERCharge, 8/12/2019)

8/12/2019
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Would you run your phone on a computer? What developers are jumping on this trend and what problems could arise from it? http://www.cnet.com/daily-charge http://www.twitter.com/thedailycharge http://www.youtube.com/dailycharge Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:22:37

Samsung Galaxy Book S: Rise of the phone-like laptop (The Daily Charge, 8/12/2019)

8/12/2019
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Laptop reviewer Josh Goldman visits the show to discuss this new breed of device. https://www.cnet.com/news/samsung-galaxy-book-s-is-an-ultrathin-qualcomm-powered-touchscreen-laptop/ https://www.cnet.com/reviews/hp-envy-x2-snapdragon-835-review/ https://www.cnet.com/news/samsung-dex-wants-to-invade-your-laptop/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VTS7DNp4IkE Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:30

Other highlights from the Samsung keynote (The Daily SUPERCharge, 8/8/2019)

8/8/2019
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Basically everything that wasn't the Note 10: 5G, LTE, Microsoft, Bixby and the S Book. http://www.cnet.com/daily-charge http://www.twitter.com/thedailycharge http://www.youtube.com/dailycharge Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:27:07

Everything to know about the Galaxy Note 10 (The Daily Charge, 8/8/2019)

8/8/2019
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RIP, headphone jack. Jessica Dolcourt and Shara Tibken unpack all the things you need to know about Samsang's newest...

Duration:00:05:34

Where are the moderators? Should they be human or AI? (The Daily SUPERCharge, 8/7/2019)

8/7/2019
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Continuing our conversation about 8chan with thoughtful comments from the live audience. http://www.cnet.com/daily-charge http://www.twitter.com/thedailycharge http://www.youtube.com/dailycharge Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:22:39

What might happen to 8chan? (The Daily Charge, 8/7/2019)

8/7/2019
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Also, President Trump calls out violent video games. https://www.cnet.com/news/el-paso-shooting-shines-light-on-8chan-a-racist-troll-haven/ https://www.cnet.com/news/8chan-owner-says-el-paso-shooter-didnt-post-manifesto/ https://www.cnet.com/news/donald-trumps-comments-obscure-the-real-problem-with-video-game-culture/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:06:05

With AT&T bringing 5G to NYC, what can customers expect? (The Daily SUPERCharge, 8/6/2019)

8/6/2019
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Also, will we see new features on the Galaxy Note 10 S-Pen? http://www.cnet.com/daily-charge http://www.twitter.com/thedailycharge http://www.youtube.com/dailycharge Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:25:24

Blame Samsung for your jumbo smartphone (The Daily Charge, 8/6/2019)

8/6/2019
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We also look at the hacker fest that is Black Hat and DEFCON and AT&T 5G goes live in New York. (Not that you can use...

Duration:00:07:28

What will Samsung 'champion' at Wednesday's Note 10 event?

8/5/2019
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Stylus functionality? Bixby? Dex? And what about their smart speaker? http://www.cnet.com/daily-charge http://www.twitter.com/thedailycharge http://www.youtube.com/dailycharge Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:25:27

How does the Galaxy Note 10 get out of the Fold' shadow? (The Daily Charge, 8/5/2019)

8/5/2019
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Plus, another rumor about the iPhone in 2021, and Amazon now lets you opt-out of human reviews of Alexa conversations. https://www.cnet.com/news/apples-2021-iphones-will-have-in-display-touch-id-analyst-says/ https://www.cnet.com/news/amazon-now-lets-you-stop-human-review-of-your-alexa-recordings/ https://www.cnet.com/news/the-galaxy-note-10-dilemma-getting-out-of-the-galaxy-folds-shadow/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:04:52

What streaming platforms will survive the long haul? (The Daily SUPERCharge, 8/1/2019)

8/1/2019
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Also, how much trouble is Locast really in? http://www.cnet.com/daily-charge http://www.twitter.com/thedailycharge http://www.youtube.com/dailycharge Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:25:25

The future of streaming (The Daily Charge, 8/1/2019)

8/1/2019
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New players are coming into the streaming video landscape. We break down what you can expect. Also, Google may be trying out a new subscription service, https://www.androidpolice.com/2019/07/31/google-play-pass-testing/ https://youtu.be/DGsRNR_C3gE?t=666 https://www.cnet.com/news/abc-cbs-fox-nbc-sue-small-streaming-tv-startup-locast/ https://www.cnet.com/news/facebook-reached-out-to-netflix-disney-on-new-tv-device-report-says/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:07:20

What home security services do you use? (The Daily SUPERCharge, 7/31/2019)

7/31/2019
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Also, what modern phone features would you call TRULY 'innovative'? http://www.cnet.com/daily-charge http://www.twitter.com/thedailycharge http://www.youtube.com/dailycharge Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:27:26