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Twitter gives Infowars host Alex Jones a timeout (The 3:59, Ep. 443)

Plus: Alexa and Cortana join forces. Twitter V Infowars: https://cnet.co/2vLPseG More on Alex Jones and censorship: https://cnet.co/2w7hf8Q Alexa & Cortana:

Amazon Fire TV Cube teardown: What’s inside? (Cracking Open)

How does the Amazon Fire TV Cube communicate with all your electronics? TechRepublic’s Bill Detwiler and Jason Hiner crack one

I used this for a MONTH ☹ – Blackberry Key2

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This Is The Car Of The Future…

The Tesla Model 3 represents the latest Tesla vehicle to it the streets. The Model 3 is of course fully

How tech is keeping endangered desert fish alive

Scientists use technology to save a dying fish species in the hottest place on Earth. The deep, dark quest to

Google Pixel 3 XL leaks again?

Someone posted a video showing what looks to be a fully functional Google Pixel 3 XL. Yep, it’s still got

Mouth-Operated Mouse!

The first 200 people who head to https://brilliant.org/LinusTechTips/ will get 20% off their annual premium subscription of Brilliant. Back Hexgear’s

How Dangerous is Orbital Debris? – Offworld Episode 10: Gravity

This week, Ariel is joined by Dr. Christianna Taylor and science youtuber Scott Manley to talk about the movie Gravity!

Facebook, Cambridge Analytica and your privacy (The 3:59, Ep. 442)

Talking to Richard Nieva on his reporting about Zuck and Facebook’s privacy scandal. https://www.cnet.com/news/citizen-zuck-the-making-of-facebook-mark-zuckerberg/ https://www.cnet.com/news/the-sights-and-sounds-of-facebook-ceo-mark-zuckerbergs-washington-visit/ https://www.cnet.com/news/facebook-shares-plunge-after-warning-of-slowing-growth/ https://www.cnet.com/news/google-is-probably-tracking-your-location-even-if-you-turn-it-off-says-report/ Good morning from

Best Versus Popular – Still Untitled: The Adam Savage Project – 8/14/18

We talk about fact checking in journalism, the return of Patrick Stewart to Star Trek, and the Academy Awards’ announcement

Election hacks and what it means for 2018 (The 3:59, Ep. 441)

Catching up on the Defcon and Black Hat cybersecurity conferences. Black Hat: https://cnet.co/2w8Ck2q Smart cities: https://cnet.co/2OppHaL Teddy Ruxpin: https://cnet.co/2P4tOtW Coober

Samsung Galaxy Note 9: Why you shouldn’t buy it

If you’re looking for reasons to hang on to your old phone, you’re at the right place. Galaxy Note 9

Samsung Galaxy Note 9: Why you should buy it

Forget your old phone, welcome to the future. Galaxy Note 9: Everything Samsung just announced, Fortnite, Bixby speaker and Watch:

The Workstation of the Future is HERE! – Threadripper 2nd Gen

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The Oppo Find X Lamborghini Edition

The Oppo Find X is a premium phone with a premium price. The Find X Lamborghini Edition takes it to