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  1. Added to the Q

    Episode #242 was published on Tuesday May 14th, 2019.

    On this episode we begin by discussing the differences between candlepin and ten-pin bowling, the best pizza in Sweden and why you should videotape yourself sleeping. Then we get into the week's tech news including the demolition of the Nest ecosystem, the Pixel puzzle and why you should think twice before buying a house over the internet.

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  2. Just the Headlines for May 6

    Episode #241 was published on Tuesday May 7th, 2019.

    On this headlines only episode, we cover major changes to the Facebook app, Firefox's certificate whoopsie, Tumblr's tumbling value, and a big time hall-of-fame inductee.

  3. Squashed Beef

    Episode #240 was published on Tuesday April 23rd, 2019.

    On this episode we begin by trying to figure out what normal people do like filling up gas tanks and eating food. Then we get into a ton of this week's tech news including the mercy killing of BlackBerry Messenger, remixed Netflix and what Disney+ will add to the streaming landscape.

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  4. Dangerously Remove Hardware

    Episode #239 was published on Tuesday April 9th, 2019.

    On this episode we begin by trying to fix Dan's email server and share all of our insecure passwords. Then we get into the week's tech news including Beat's really nice and really expensive new wireless earbuds and why Windows has made it okay to aggressively yank out your flash drives.

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  5. Stadia Arcadia

    Episode #238 was published on Tuesday April 2nd, 2019.

    This week we begin by sharing the best way to turn off your gadgets, Dan's Instagram challenge and the lameness of LinkedIn. Then we get into the week's tech news including the demise of AirPower and the future of wireless charging.

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  6. Half Priced Apple-tizers

    Episode #237 was published on Tuesday March 26th, 2019.

    On this full-to-the-brim episode we begin by contemplating the usefulness of Apple Pay and share our suspicions around Facebook's real intentions. Then we get to the big story of the week: stuff Apple announced! From new AirPods and iMacs, to a slew of services including Arcade, News and TV. We've got the details and analysis you need to know!

  7. Data Whoopsie

    Episode #236 was published on Tuesday March 19th, 2019.

    On this episode we begin with pod-based machines, the availability of coffee and the googly-eyed robots taking over our supermarkets. Then we get into the week's tech news including Apple's pre-announcement announcement and an insiders look at Facebook's massive downtime.

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  8. In Zuck We Trust

    Episode #235 was published on Tuesday March 12th, 2019.

    On this jam packed episode, we begin with the Surprise Olympics, DIY archery equipment, and the beauty of the St. Louis Arch. Then we get into the week's tech news including a shocking update on the portless phone, the potential of AR glasses and what we expect from Apple's upcoming event.

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  9. Your Battery is Ringing

    Episode #234 was published on Tuesday March 5th, 2019.

    On this episode we begin by discussing which smart home items you should shower with and the thrills of the James Bond film franchise. Then we get into the week's tech news including Lyft going public and the end of the Dash button.

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  10. Know When to Fold 'Em

    Episode #233 was published on Tuesday February 26th, 2019.

    On this episode we begin with the many secrets of Miami and a brilliant new idea for a card game. Then we get into the week's tech news including what Amazon's departure means for the Big Apple, why a gadget testing service may not be worth it, and the future of foldable phones.

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