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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.
||CleanNet neutrality vote will go down in internet history (The 3:59, Ep. 333)||The FCC expects vote on net neutrality on Thursday, potentially changing the way we browse the internet.||12/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe huge TV screens of CES 2018 are coming for you (The 3:59, Ep. 332)||We talk with TV guru David Katzmaier about QLED, Micro LED and OLED.||12/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe fight to save net neutrality (The 3:59, Ep. 331)||We talk about Thursday's FCC vote, the Google Home Max and Apple buying Shazam.||12/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat to expect from Apple in 2018 (The 3:59, Ep. 330)||We run through predictions for the iPhone, Siri, AR and Mac.||12/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPeople throw money at online media they get for free (The 3:59, Ep. 329)||We break down why music and news subscriptions are on the rise, talk about T-Mobile and Verizon's competing 5G visions and discuss Sen. Al Franken's resignation.||12/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGoogle-Amazon spat means no more YouTube on Fire TV (The 3:59, Ep. 328)||We break down the dispute between Google and Amazon, talk about Qualcomm powered Windows PCs and discuss IoT security.||12/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSecurity hacks will be even worse in 2018 (The 3:59, Ep. 327)||We talk about cybersecurity's immediate past and future and discuss the heat that Silicon Valley giants like Facebook, Google and Twitter faced in 2017.||12/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Razer Phone is amazing and no one will buy it (The 3:59, Ep. 326)||We discuss the merits of Razer's niche gaming phone and celebrate the 25th anniversary of the text message.||12/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe 3:59 extended edition: The net neutrality rollback||For your weekend listening, here's our full podcast and live YouTube Q&A, in which we dig into the implications of the proposed net neutrality repeal,||12/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNet neutrality rollback: Is the open internet under siege? (The 3:59, Ep. 325)||We weigh the impact of net neutrality rules and ask whether FCC chairman Ajit Pai or Twitter is more damaging to the internet.||11/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
I really love how these 2 talk to each other. They're clearly having a lot of fun.
Entertaining and Informative!
The 3:59 is a perfect podcast for those looking to get their fill of tech news in a nice quick package. Roger and Ben have a great rapport and it's always interesting to hear them when they have opposing views. Looking forward to more episodes! Keep it up!
Short, funny, yet informative.
A good quick summary of what's happening in tech. I like the rapport between Roger and Ben and they're quite funny with different views on various topics.