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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.

Episode Date
The 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.
Jun 21, 2018
Instagram 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.
Jun 20, 2018
Alexa 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.
Jun 19, 2018
Apple 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.
Jun 18, 2018
Verizon 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.
Jun 14, 2018
AT&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.
Jun 13, 2018
Sony goes big at E3 (The 3:59, Ep. 412)
Talking about new games at E3, ZTE's ban, and electronics-sniffing dogs.
Jun 12, 2018
Net 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.
Jun 11, 2018
Amazon 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.
Jun 07, 2018
Asus 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.
Jun 06, 2018