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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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English


Episodes

Galaxy Note 8: What you need to know (The 3:59, Ep. 272)

8/24/2017
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We break down everything Samsung announced at its big Manhattan phone launch.

Duration: 00:06:09


Is the Nokia 8 a worthy flagship phone? (The 3:59, Ep. 269)

8/17/2017
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Nokia is back with a sexy handset. Andy Rubin's Essential Phone is now available for preorders. And a total eclipse is on the way!

Duration: 00:03:50


Apple elbows its way into Hollywood (The 3:59, Ep. 268)

8/16/2017
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Apple is set to spend $1 billion on programming, Google helps you avoid allergy attacks and one venture capital firm is looking to diversify tech.

Duration: 00:04:34


Samsung Galaxy Note 7 owners deserve a break (The 3:59, Ep. 267)

8/15/2017
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We discuss whether Samsung should give loyal customers additional incentives, as well as a new Amazon initiative and "The Walking Dead."

Duration: 00:04:45


Not just 'GoT,' 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' leaked in HBO hack (The 3:59, Ep. 266)

8/14/2017
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We talk about more HBO shows leaking online, Android Wear's second act and tech companies getting dragged into the Charlottesville controversy.

Duration: 00:04:52


iPhone 8 charging with no strings attached (The 3:59, Ep. 264)

8/9/2017
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Also on the podcast, we take a look at a smart city in Italy and a possible ban on iPhone sales in the US.

Duration: 00:04:22


Google is forced to address its diversity problems ... again (The 3:59, Ep. 263)

8/8/2017
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We discuss the controversial Google memo and talk about the latest in the HBO hacking drama.

Duration: 00:04:49


Netflix tries to go 'Kick-Ass' (The 3:59, Ep. 262)

8/7/2017
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We chat about Netflix's first acquisition, Firefox's comeback attempt and Google's diversity struggles.

Duration: 00:04:18


Facebook wants to fight fake news with bots (The 3:59, Ep. 261)

8/3/2017
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Also on the podcast, we discuss why Mark Zuckerberg is DEFINITELY not running for president. *wink*wink*

Duration: 00:03:47


How long do we have to wait for the iPhone 8? (The 3:59, Ep. 260)

8/2/2017
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We break down Apple's earnings and the clues it leaves for the next iPhone.

Duration: 00:05:45


The dangers of driving for Uber in South Africa (The 3:59, Ep. 259)

8/1/2017
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Today on the podcast, we discuss Uber hiring a security company in South Africa, plus Amazon's ban on Blu phones.

Duration: 00:04:52


Forget iPhones. These Android phones will save your wallet (The 3:59, Ep. 258)

7/31/2017
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We break down the cheap Android phones that are worth your attention and talk about the Tesla Model 3.

Duration: 00:05:20


The big phone season is starting (The 3:59, Ep. 257)

7/27/2017
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We discuss the Moto Z2 Force, Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and more.

Duration: 00:07:04


Fines, schmines! Google is still minting cash (The 3:59, Ep. 256)

7/25/2017
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Also, the Musk-Zuck AI tussle, implantable RFID chips, and Snopes call for donations.

Duration: 00:05:02


Can Comic-Con's trailers deliver on their hype train? (The 3:59, Ep. 255)

7/24/2017
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We've got a lot of questions after seeing the "Avengers: Infinity War" trailer.

Duration: 00:04:32


These live-action anime adaptations are freaking us out (The 3:59, Ep. 254)

7/19/2017
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We discuss some upcoming projects that take some of our favorite anime shows and bring them to the real world.

Duration: 00:15:56


We play the tech-merger matchmaker game (The 3:59, Ep. 253)

7/17/2017
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Microsoft buys the Hoover Dam. Facebook buys Philip Morris. And Amazon buys everything.

Duration: 00:20:06


Who dies next in Game of Thrones? (The 3:59, Ep. 252)

7/13/2017
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We discuss our favorite moments from the HBO series ahead of the season seven debut this Sunday.

Duration: 00:19:37


Are you still playing Pokemon Go? (The 3:59, Ep. 251)

7/6/2017
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We wish Pokemon Go a happy birthday, talk about robots and plug our iHate package.

Duration: 00:04:09


Samsung's Bixby is lost in translation (The 3:59, Ep. 250)

7/5/2017
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We talk about the delay of Samsung's digital assistant, special Alexa-only Prime Day deals and the real threat of NotPetya. PSA: The 3:59 is on hiatus from July 10 to 24 and we'll be periodically filling in the gaps with some pre-taped shows.

Duration: 00:04:50

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