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CNET news reporters Roger Cheng, Ben Fox Rubin, Alfred Ng and Joan E. Solsman tackle the top tech stories of the day. Don't mind their awkwardness.

Episode Date
Google and Amazon settle their long-standing beef (The 3:59, Ep. 546)
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Plus, the Mueller report gets released today and Apple shows off its recycling lab.<br><br><a href="https://www.cnet.com/news/youtube-app-coming-to-fire-tv-amazon-prime-video-arrives-on-google-chromecast/">https://www.cnet.com/news/youtube-app-coming-to-fire-tv-amazon-prime-video-arrives-on-google-chromecast/</a><a href="https://www.cnet.com/news/ag-barr-trump-campaign-did-not-work-with-russia-to-hack-2016-elections/">https://www.cnet.com/news/ag-barr-trump-campaign-did-not-work-with-russia-to-hack-2016-elections/</a><a href="https://www.cnet.com/news/apple-iphones-get-recycled-in-this-secretive-lab-now-its-opening-up/">https://www.cnet.com/news/apple-iphones-get-recycled-in-this-secretive-lab-now-its-opening-up/</a><br><a href="https://www.cnet.com/how-to/galaxy-fold-screen-meltdown-what-to-do-if-you-bought-one-from-samsung-at-t-or-t-mobile/">https://www.cnet.com/how-to/galaxy-fold-screen-meltdown-what-to-do-if-you-bought-one-from-samsung-at-t-or-t-mobile/</a>
Apr 18, 2019
Netflix's price hikes mean its growth is hitting the brakes (The 3:59, Ep. 545)
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Plus Apple, Qualcomm end their war before the biggest battle really started and Xbox is going discless.&nbsp;<br><br><a href="https://www.cnet.com/news/netflix-1q-first-quarter-added-subscribers-like-gangbuster-but-outlook-is-slowing/">https://www.cnet.com/news/netflix-1q-first-quarter-added-subscribers-like-gangbuster-but-outlook-is-slowing/</a><a href="https://www.cnet.com/news/apple-and-qualcomm-settle-licensing-dispute-during-opening-arguments/">https://www.cnet.com/news/apple-and-qualcomm-settle-licensing-dispute-during-opening-arguments/</a><a href="https://www.cnet.com/news/microsofts-xbox-one-s-all-digital-edition-and-xbox-game-pass-ultimate-everything-we-know/">https://www.cnet.com/news/microsofts-xbox-one-s-all-digital-edition-and-xbox-game-pass-ultimate-everything-we-know/</a>
Apr 17, 2019
What it's like trying out the new Samsung Galaxy Fold (The 3:59, Ep. 544)
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Plus, laptop battery-life tests and defending the MacBook keyboard.<br><a href="https://www.cnet.com/news/galaxy-fold-using-samsungs-new-foldable-phone-is-a-wild-ride-so-far-expensive/">https://www.cnet.com/news/galaxy-fold-using-samsungs-new-foldable-phone-is-a-wild-ride-so-far-expensive/</a><a href="https://www.cnet.com/news/best-battery-life-laptops-for-2019/">https://www.cnet.com/news/best-battery-life-laptops-for-2019/</a><a href="https://www.cnet.com/news/in-defense-of-the-apple-macbook-keyboard/">https://www.cnet.com/news/in-defense-of-the-apple-macbook-keyboard/</a>
Apr 16, 2019
We finally get to see what Disney Plus is all about (The 3:59, Ep. 543)
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In this episode: our biggest questions for Disney's streaming service, Julian Assange's arrest, Amazon workers' eavesdropping and tech's influence on the border.
Apr 11, 2019
How the heck do you take a photo of a black hole? (The 3:59, Ep. 542)
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AirPods 2 vs. Powerbeats Pro -- we break it down. Also: a look at the Library of Congress' plan to go digital.
Apr 10, 2019
Yes, Facebook is still tracking you (The 3:59, Ep. 541)
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Plus, Jack Dorsey's huge Twitter paycheck and the Event Horizon Telescope.
Apr 09, 2019
Would Facebook get any better if we fined Mark Zuckerberg for fake news? (The 3:59, Ep. 540)
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Also, libraries with more cutting-edge tech than Wakanda and 5G speed test failures.
Apr 08, 2019
AirPower is just one of Apple's many blunders (The 3:59, Ep. 539)
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Plus, Impossible Whoppers and Apple's big TV Plus event.
Apr 02, 2019
Apple goes big on services with TV Plus, Arcade, News Plus: We react (The 3:59, Ep. 538)
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Let's break down all of Apple's big announcements from Monday.
Mar 26, 2019
Are you buying Apple's new AirPods with wireless charging case? (The 3:59, Ep. 537)
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Also, we talk about Google's Stadia gaming service, more facial recognition and border tech.
Mar 20, 2019
Would you eat lab-grown meat? (The 3:59, Ep. 536)
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Also on the podcast, we talk about facial recognition and the new iMac.
Mar 19, 2019
Apple's iPad family welcomes back refreshed iPad Air, Mini (The 3:59, Ep. 535)
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We also talk Google at GDC and facial recognition.
Mar 18, 2019
Does a foldable Razr smartphone tickle your nostalgia bone? (The 3:59, Ep. 534)
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Plus: more on the Facebook outage, and why DirecTV Now is a bad deal.
Mar 14, 2019