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Stay informed on the latest trends with daily insights on what's hot and happening in the world of technology. Listen to our reporters discuss notable company news, new tech gadgets, personal technology updates, app features, start-up highlights and more.

Stay informed on the latest trends with daily insights on what's hot and happening in the world of technology. Listen to our reporters discuss notable company news, new tech gadgets, personal technology updates, app features, start-up highlights and more.
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Stay informed on the latest trends with daily insights on what's hot and happening in the world of technology. Listen to our reporters discuss notable company news, new tech gadgets, personal technology updates, app features, start-up highlights and more.

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Episodes

Are Facebook's Bad Metrics to Blame for 'Pivot to Video'?

10/19/2018
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Allegations that Facebook misled advertisers about video viewership have reignited debate among publishing execs about who is to blame for an ill-fated bet on video produced for social-media. The Wall Street Journal's Benjamin Mullin has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:06

iPad Tipping: The New Awkward Payment Tech

10/18/2018
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Countertop payment tablets like Square are turning gratuities into a public ordeal. The Wall Street Journal's Jennifer Levitz talks how new payment technology is shaming consumers into excess tipping. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:51

Amazon, Walmart Upend Retail With Robots and Drones

10/17/2018
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Amazon, Walmart and others are using AI and robotics to transform everything from appliance shopping to grocery delivery. Welcome to the physical cloud. The Wall Street Journal's Christopher Mims has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:10:08

Can Netflix Avoid Another Earnings Miss?

10/16/2018
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On Tuesday, when Netflix reports third-quarter earnings, the streaming giant will get to prove to investors that its earnings miss last quarter was just a passing blip and not a sign of a more serious slowdown. The Enderle Group's Rob Enderle has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:58

How to Delete Digital Ghosts of Your Old Accounts

10/15/2018
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We face constant reminders that our personal data is scattered all over the internet. The Wall Street Journal's Katie Bindley talks how to reduce your exposure. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:19

Google Slammed By Senate Letter Over Data Leak

10/12/2018
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Top lawmakers sent a stinging letter to Google over its handling of a data vulnerability that affected hundreds of thousands of users of its Google+ social media service. The Wall Street Journal's John D. McKinnon has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:05:26

Google's New Hardware: Pixel 3, Pixel Slate, Home Hub

10/11/2018
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Google unveiled two new Pixel smartphones, a Chromebook that acts as both tablet and laptop, and a smart display designed for kitchens and bedrooms. The Wall Street Journal's David Pierce has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:03

Portal: Facebook's New Video-Chat Home Device

10/10/2018
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Facebook is launching a pair of video-chat devices that will give it a deeper connection to what users do in their homes -- even as it faces intense scrutiny over its handling of user data. The Wall Street Journal's Deepa Seetharaman has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:01

Google Exposed User Data, Feared Disclosing to Public

10/9/2018
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Google exposed the private data of hundreds of thousands of users of the Google+ social network and then opted not to disclose the issue this past spring. The Wall Street Journal's Douglas MacMillan has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:12

'Always On?' How to Disconnect From Work Culture

10/8/2018
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In our "Always On" world, colleagues text and email us at all hours, expecting a quick response. But certain strategies can happily keep you out of reach -- and not out of a job. The Wall Street Journal's Matthew Kitchen has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:50

Honda Invests Billions in GM's Self-Driving Car Unit

10/5/2018
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With Honda investing $750 million in GM's self-driving car unit, the Wall Street Journal's Adrienne Roberts talks about how car makers and tech giants scramble to plant stakes in a landscape swiftly being reshaped by technology. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:06:23

Online Orders Force Supermarket Shakeup

10/4/2018
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With new layouts, curbside pickup zones, and round-the-clock restocking, e-commerce has the supermarket business radically changing. The Wall Street Journal's Heather Haddon has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:06

Who's Exposing China's Hacking Army? A Cyber Mystery

10/3/2018
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The world's cybersleuths are investigating a new mystery: Who is behind an anonymous effort to expose China's hacker army? A group called Intrusion Truth has published online messages and blog posts about hacking campaigns. The Wall Street Journal's Robert McMillan has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:54

Quitting QWERTY: Tech's New Typing Era

10/2/2018
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The next era of tech won't work with a physical keyboard -- you'll interact with it the same way you do other people. The Wall Street Journal's David Pierce explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:45

Slack Prepares for Early 2019 IPO

10/1/2018
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Slack Technologies is actively preparing for an initial public offering in the first half of 2019, with an eye toward going public as soon as the first quarter. The Wall Street Journal's Maureen Farrell has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:06:20

Amazon Opens New York Store to Sell Top Rated Items

9/28/2018
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Amazon opens a new bricks-and-mortar store that will feature a selection of goods curated partly by local consumers' online shopping habits, part of its efforts to reshape the way people shop. The Wall Street Journal's Laura Stevens has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:06:02

Google CEO to Meet With Top GOP Lawmakers

9/27/2018
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Google CEO Sundar Pichai plans to appear at a meeting of top GOP lawmakers Friday, responding to new scrutiny of the its work with China and alleged bias against conservatives in its search results. The Wall Street Journal's Douglas MacMillan has a preview. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:37

Instagram Co-Founders Step Down From Facebook

9/26/2018
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The two co-founders of Facebook's popular Instagram app are stepping down -- a move marking continued tumult at the social-networking giant. Wall Street Journal reporter Deepa Seetharaman has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:14

Apple Seeks Streaming Success With New TV Strategy

9/25/2018
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Apple wants to make scripted shows for streaming -- but it doesn't want to risk its pristine brand image by including violence and risqué story lines common to cable, Netflix and Amazon. The Wall Street Journal's Tripp Mickle has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:58

Apple iPhone Launch: Customer Turnout Key

9/24/2018
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With a large number of customers coming out for the store debut of Apple's new iPhones on Friday, the Wall Street Journal's Tripp Mickle explains how customer turnout will go a long way toward determining Apple's results over the next year. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:27