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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.
||CleanThe reviews are in for the Amazon Fire Cube -- don't be a square (The 3:59, Ep. 418)||We got a look at Amazon's new TV product, Google made privacy easier to find, you could pay more taxes when shopping online now, and Intel's CEO steps down.||6/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInstagram bets on long-form video (The 3:59, Ep. 417)||Instagram taps longer videos, California's net neutrality bill may get watered down and Disney comes back with a richer Fox bid.||6/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAlexa for Hospitality takes over your hotel room (The 3:59, Ep. 416)||We discuss Amazon's new version of Alexa, IBM's debating computer and Super Smash Bros.||6/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanApple will share your location with 911 responders (The 3:59, Ep. 415)||Apple's making it easier for emergency personnel to find you, JPEG has a potential successor and why net neutrality supports are cringing at AT&T-Time Warner.||6/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanVerizon decides to get even pricier with its newest unlimited data plan (The 3:59, Ep. 414)||Verizon's got a new unlimited plan; Uber fights fraud; Comcast has officially bid for Fox; and Mozilla considers a voice-controlled browser.||6/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAT&T bowls over Justice Department, will soon own Justice League (The 3:59, Ep. 413)||We talk about the implications of AT&T buying Time Warner, how the Avengers and X-Men may be affected, and Super Smash Brothers Ultimate.||6/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSony goes big at E3 (The 3:59, Ep. 412)||Talking about new games at E3, ZTE's ban, and electronics-sniffing dogs.||6/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNet neutrality is dead, at least for now (The 3:59, Ep. 411)||We discuss net neutrality's end and what happens next, the news out of E3, and the Wish shopping app's massive growth.||6/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAmazon Fire TV Cube: Let's give them something to talk a-box (The 3:59, Ep. 410)||Talking all about Amazon's Alexa-powered video streamer.||6/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAsus Project Precog could be the future of laptops (The 3:59, Ep. 409)||We talk about new laptop tech, Safari privacy controls and ZTE coming back from the dead.||6/6/2018||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.