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The Daily Charge gives you the inside take on the biggest stories on CNET. Every weekday, Executive News Editor Roger Cheng offers analysis, context and perspective on all things tech. 

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    • 4.3 • 120 Ratings

The Daily Charge gives you the inside take on the biggest stories on CNET. Every weekday, Executive News Editor Roger Cheng offers analysis, context and perspective on all things tech. 

    Looking for a phone for the holidays? Here are your best bets

    Looking for a phone for the holidays? Here are your best bets

    CNET phone reviewer Lynn La gives you the lowdown on the most attractive options. 

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    • 12 min
    Tech’s biggest fails of 2020

    Tech’s biggest fails of 2020

    The biggest blunders in one of the worst years ever.

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    • 5 min
    Here’s your Black Friday sales survival guide

    Here’s your Black Friday sales survival guide

    The Cheapskate himself, Rick Broida, is back to offer his tips and tricks to staying on top of Black Friday. 

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    • 15 min
    Where are 5G networks now? Here’s our progress report

    Where are 5G networks now? Here’s our progress report

    Still, there are reasons you should care about the technology and future proof yourself if you plan to upgrade your phone soon.

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    • 10 min
    Where are 5G networks now? Here’s our progress report

    Where are 5G networks now? Here’s our progress report

    A look at how the 5G rollout has gone so far.

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    • 9 min
    This is Apple’s secret weapon to make you care about AR

    This is Apple’s secret weapon to make you care about AR

    Augmented reality is a big deal...to the tech companies. But we’re still waiting on a killer app that does more than Pokemon Go. 
     
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    • 19 min

Customer Reviews

4.3 out of 5
120 Ratings

120 Ratings

Patrick from SF ,

Tornadoes FTW

I really liked the conversation between Roger and Erin Carson about new tech behind tornado detection. It’s fascinating that “listening” to low-frequency sounds from tornadoes could be used to warn people. Solid conversation all around!

acmewriter ,

Smart takes on tech news

Roger Cheng has a good sense on the “so what” behind the days headlines.

Criticangry ,

Love this Podcast!

This podcast is so unbelievably entertaining! I love how when you listen you not only laugh but you’re able to get up to date on everything (quickly) that’s happening In the constantly changing tech world.

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