To mark the one and only 359th episode of The 3:59 podcast, we're running a marathon episode for our awesome fans.
On Wednesday, our special edition will last 3 hours and 59 minutes, in honor of our typical 3 minute and 59 second daily podcast. We've also partnered with the nonprofit Mouse, which focuses on science and tech education, for the show. Plus, we'll have a bunch of CNET reviewers swinging by to talk about the latest in tech.
Here's a general rundown of the show, which will kick off at 8 a.m. PT/11 a.m. ET from our New York podcast studio:
- 8 a.m PT/11 a.m. ET: Regular show with the daily tech headlines and a Q&A.
- 8:30 a.m. PT/11:30 a.m. ET: Visit from Marc Lesser from Mouse to discuss STEM education.
- 9 a.m. PT/noon ET: Segment on future tech, discussing AR/VR, wearables, AI, and toys and games.
- 10 am. PT/1 p.m. ET: Segment on gadgets, discussing phones and Mobile World Congress, laptops and media streaming devices.
- 11 a.m. PT/2 p.m. ET: Segment on the downsides of tech, discussing privacy and security, concerns about Facebook and Google, self-driving cars and automation.
- 11:30 a.m PT/2:30 p.m. ET: Wrap-up.
The 3:59 gives you bite-size news and analysis about the top stories of the day, brought to you by the CNET News team in New York and producer Bryan VanGelder.
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