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Trends with Benefits: The Google Project Tango revolution, Uber gets an upgrade 23:31

This summer Pokemon Go brought augmented reality to the masses, at least for a couple of months. Now Google's Project Tango aims to take AR to the next level, but are we ready for that? Also, Uber wants you yo Snapchat about your…
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Close to the Metal Ep. 19: The new MacBook Pro is revealed, but is it fast? 47:12

Apple has revealed all the details of the Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch and 15-inch, including what's inside. How does the hardware stack up against the best Windows PCs?
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Between the Streams: Deadpool 2 shakeup, young Lando Calrissian, best horror movies

This week, we'll be talking about our favorite horror movies, including the best new flicks and the greatest of all time, as well as discussing Deadpool 2's director shake-up, J.J. Abrams' God Particle, young Lando, and much more.
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Trends with Benefits: New Apple MacBooks, Microsoft unveils the Surface Studio 35:29

Huge announcements from both Apple and Microsoft steal the show this week. The Surface Studio PC is simply stunning and the new MacBook Pro with Touchbar shows Apple is totally practical. But how do they stack up against the…
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Close to the Metal Ep. 18: GTX 1050 and 1050 Ti live review

Nvidia's GTX 1050 and 1050 Ti are the company's new budget video cards, with prices that start as low as $110. Can you really use these cards as an upgrade to your existing desktop, and do they beat the competition form AMD?
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Between the Streams: ‘Logan’ gets deep, ‘Guardians’ stays light, ‘Black Mirror’ returns 34:48

This week: an utterly poignant new trailer for Logan, Hugh Jackman's last ride as Wolverine; an expectedly lighthearted trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2; a scary possession at the box office; and Black Mirror's return.
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Trends with Benefits: First look at the Nintendo Switch and Tesla goes all-in with autopilot 33:27

Nintendo's mysterious NX hybrid console is now officially being called the Switch, and we got a first look at it today. Will this be a success, or is the NES Classic going to be Nintendo's real winner?
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Close to the Metal Ep. 17: Can you really live with just one USB port? 34:10

Axing ports has become a trend in modern device design, including laptops. Some of the best new laptops have just one or two USB Type-C ports. Can you really get by with one port, and if so, how? We take a closer look.
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Between the Streams: ‘Rogue One’ analysis, a messy ‘Accountant,’ Roger Corman returns 42:49

This week, we'll go over the latest Star Wars Rogue One trailer note for note, take a look at the Accountant and whether it's worth your time, and go into a mess of other news, including Logan (aka Wolverine 3), Roger Corman's…
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Trends with Benefits: Note 7 owners get paid to stick with Samsung, Sony ships PlayStation VR 35:41

Owners of the recalled Note 7 apparently aren't choosing another Samsung device to replace their potentially explosive phablet. Will cash giveaways to stick with Samsung keep people loyal?
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Close to the Metal Ep. 16: WD Blue SSD live review, and how fast should your SSD be? 33:50

In this week's episode we discuss Western Digital's first solid state drive, then dive into the surprisingly deep and complex market for solid state drives.
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Between the Streams: Logan’s last stand, ‘Iron Fist’ teaser, ‘Justice League’ sizzler 28:20

Today we'll be discussing the latest from Marvel and Netflix's epic Defenders series, including both Luke Cage and the upcoming Iron Fist, young Han Solo news, Wolverine 3 developments, and so much more!