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Tesla Model 3 madness! Fans wait in line for mystery car

Would you wait in line to buy a car you haven't seen? Fans around the globe are lining up to preorder Tesla's new electric vehicle before knowing much about it. Also, Amazon goes wild with more Dash buttons, and the Miitomo social world will suck you in.

You've seen people camp overnight in line for an iPhone. But now people are doing that for a car.

At Tesla dealerships around the world, fans are waiting in line to be among the first to own a Model 3, putting down $1,000 to reserve an order... before even seeing what the car looks like. Watch CNET Update below to learn more about the mania:

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Also in this roundup, we look at some of the strange new Amazon Dash Buttons, Sprint's offer to sell Prime memberships for more money, and the arrival of Amazon's new smart speakers. Hopefully the odd social app Miitomo won't keep us distracted from doing the review.

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Tesla Model 3 madness! Fans wait in line for mystery car