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34 Min

Oct 12, 2018

How to Invent Everything

Most Useful Podcast Ever

Author Ryan North, firewood, and gravity blankets

45 Min

Oct 12, 2018

Google Slammed By Senate Letter Over Data Leak

WSJ Tech News Briefing

Top lawmakers sent a stinging letter to Google over its handling of a data vulnerability that affected hundreds of thousands of users of its Google+ social media service. The Wall Street Journal's John D. McKinnon has the details.

5 Min

Oct 12, 2018

10.11.18 Obamacare premiums going down; Google security breach; Stock market troubles

The Clark Howard Podcast

Obamacare premiums going down; Google security breach; Stock market troubles

34 Min

Oct 11, 2018

Google's New Hardware: Pixel 3, Pixel Slate, Home Hub

WSJ Tech News Briefing

Google unveiled two new Pixel smartphones, a Chromebook that acts as both tablet and laptop, and a smart display designed for kitchens and bedrooms. The Wall Street Journal's David Pierce has the details.

10 Min

Oct 11, 2018

10.10.18 Experian PIN failure; Military moving scams; Mattress industry changing rapidly

The Clark Howard Podcast

Experian PIN failure; Military moving scams; Mattress industry changing rapidly

35 Min

Oct 10, 2018

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Podcast
Time
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60 min
Oct 10, 2018
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We salute humankind’s long history of stargazing by checking in on what will be our planet’s largest telescope.

6 min
Oct 10, 2018
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Facebook is launching a pair of video-chat devices that will give it a deeper connection to what users do in their homes -- even as it faces intense scrutiny over its handling of user data. The Wall Street Journal's Deepa Seetharaman has more.

35 min
Oct 9, 2018
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Paying off a LOT of debt; New timeshare scam; Bank cyber attacks increasing

7 min
Oct 9, 2018
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Google exposed the private data of hundreds of thousands of users of the Google+ social network and then opted not to disclose the issue this past spring. The Wall Street Journal's Douglas MacMillan has the details.

35 min
Oct 8, 2018
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Retail rewards; not going to college; E sim cards

9 min
Oct 8, 2018
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In our "Always On" world, colleagues text and email us at all hours, expecting a quick response. But certain strategies can happily keep you out of reach -- and not out of a job. The Wall Street Journal's Matthew Kitchen has more.

13 min
Oct 6, 2018
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SPECIAL: Clark and his 13 year old son Grant talk tech advice

35 min
Oct 5, 2018
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Clark Stinks; Micro hotels work for Millennials

69 min
Oct 5, 2018
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It's NASA's 60th birthday! On October 1st, 1958 NASA began operations. We provide the audio equivalent of looking at the space program's baby pictures as we explore its origin story

6 min
Oct 5, 2018
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With Honda investing $750 million in GM's self-driving car unit, the Wall Street Journal's Adrienne Roberts talks about how car makers and tech giants scramble to plant stakes in a landscape swiftly being reshaped by technology.

35 min
Oct 4, 2018
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Solar in Puerto Rico; Ticketmaster ripoff; Cell phone plan changes

7 min
Oct 4, 2018
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With new layouts, curbside pickup zones, and round-the-clock restocking, e-commerce has the supermarket business radically changing. The Wall Street Journal's Heather Haddon has more.

35 min
Oct 3, 2018
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Holiday hiring; Moviepass mega bungle; Suze Orman makes silly retirement remarks

48 min
Oct 3, 2018
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The Dean of space policy, John Logsdon, returns with stories and a new book of original documents that shaped the US space program from the birth of NASA to SpaceX

7 min
Oct 3, 2018
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The world's cybersleuths are investigating a new mystery: Who is behind an anonymous effort to expose China's hacker army? A group called Intrusion Truth has published online messages and blog posts about hacking campaigns. The Wall Street Journal's Robert McMillan has the details.

35 min
Oct 2, 2018
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Facebook data breach; Bogus travel insurance; Amazing food tracking techniques

9 min
Oct 2, 2018
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The next era of tech won't work with a physical keyboard -- you'll interact with it the same way you do other people. The Wall Street Journal's David Pierce explains.

35 min
Oct 1, 2018
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Thawing credit getting easier; Spam cell phone calls; Great online banks

5 min
Oct 1, 2018
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Slack Technologies is actively preparing for an initial public offering in the first half of 2019, with an eye toward going public as soon as the first quarter. The Wall Street Journal's Maureen Farrell has more.

40 min
Sep 28, 2018
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Rental properties, stuck bolts and the new Mac OS

5 min
Sep 28, 2018
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Amazon opens a new bricks-and-mortar store that will feature a selection of goods curated partly by local consumers' online shopping habits, part of its efforts to reshape the way people shop. The Wall Street Journal's Laura Stevens has the details.

35 min
Sep 27, 2018
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Food robots; budget deficit; Robo advisors

7 min
Sep 27, 2018
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Google CEO Sundar Pichai plans to appear at a meeting of top GOP lawmakers Friday, responding to new scrutiny of the its work with China and alleged bias against conservatives in its search results. The Wall Street Journal's Douglas MacMillan has a preview.

35 min
Sep 26, 2018
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Building with shipping containers; Tuition insurance; Asking for a raise

40 min
Sep 26, 2018
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A mostly SpaceX episode as the ambitious company provides updated details regarding its huge new rocket and introduces its first astronauts

7 min
Sep 26, 2018
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The two co-founders of Facebook's popular Instagram app are stepping down -- a move marking continued tumult at the social-networking giant. Wall Street Journal reporter Deepa Seetharaman has the details.

35 min
Sep 25, 2018
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USB security keys; fiduciary reneging; Products for elderly are booming market

7 min
Sep 25, 2018
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Apple wants to make scripted shows for streaming -- but it doesn't want to risk its pristine brand image by including violence and risqué story lines common to cable, Netflix and Amazon. The Wall Street Journal's Tripp Mickle has more.

35 min
Sep 24, 2018
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New driving app; Tech support scam; Retiring early

6 min
Sep 24, 2018
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With a large number of customers coming out for the store debut of Apple's new iPhones on Friday, the Wall Street Journal's Tripp Mickle explains how customer turnout will go a long way toward determining Apple's results over the next year.

35 min
Sep 21, 2018
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Clark Stinks; Credit freezes are free now!

5 min
Sep 21, 2018
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In a bid to control the smart home of the future, Amazon is offering makers of electronics a small chip that would let people use their voice to command everything from microwaves to room fans. The Wall Street Journal's Laura Stevens has more.

35 min
Sep 20, 2018
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Another Google technological breakthrough; Food fraud; Great place to buy used cars

5 min
Sep 20, 2018
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For the second straight year, Apple is selling its new iPhones at different times-but this time, it's putting out the priciest model first. The Wall Street Journal's Tripp Mickle talks its new strategy.

6 min
Sep 19, 2018
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After years toiling in obscurity, startups have suddenly hit the jackpot in a corner of the enterprise-software market sprinkled with artificial intelligence. The Wall Street Journal's Rolfe Winkler has the details.

9 min
Sep 18, 2018
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The latest iOS 12 software from Apple is coming to your iPhones and iPads. The Wall Street Journal's David Pierce explains why you should upgrade -- especially if you have an older device.

44 min
Sep 18, 2018
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Homes and tablets and safety gear, oh my!

35 min
Sep 17, 2018
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Helping Florence victims; Teenage big rig drivers?; DNA testing concerns

7 min
Sep 17, 2018
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Elon Musk's SpaceX announced that it had signed up the first private passenger to fly around the moon. The Wall Street Journal's Andy Pasztor has more on the future of space tourism.

35 min
Sep 14, 2018
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Clark Stinks; The end of payday loans

7 min
Sep 14, 2018
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Apple's smartwatch added heart-monitoring and fall-detection applications that could help detect medical conditions but also trigger false alarms. The Wall Street Journal's Tripp Mickle has more.

11 min
Sep 13, 2018
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Apple is making a bet that larger screens can persuade millions of iPhone owners to not only upgrade to a new device but also fork over more money. The Wall Street Journal's Dan Gallagher has the details.

5 min
Sep 12, 2018
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The European Union's executive arm joined Google and a group of free-speech advocates to oppose expanding the bloc's "right to be forgotten" beyond European borders. The Wall Street Journal's Sam Schechner has more from Luxembourg.

35 min
Sep 11, 2018
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Clark reflects on the 9/11 anniversary; Rx cash drug prices; Longevity of appliances

8 min
Sep 11, 2018
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As the next era of 5G approaches, a battle is on to determine whether the U.S. or China will dominate. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah Krouse has more.

35 min
Sep 10, 2018
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Debit card fraud; Non competes suppress salaries; Cost of car ownership

9 min
Sep 10, 2018
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Companies have upgraded strollers and carriages with high-tech designs, enabling parents to take their kids along for the ride on a rugged trail ... or down a ski slope! More from Wall Street Journal contributor and freelance writer Jonathan Welsh.

35 min
Sep 7, 2018
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Clark Stinks; A millennial landlord horror story

8 min
Sep 7, 2018
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After PCs and the iPhone, Apple's third act could be as a wearable technology company. The Wall Street Journal's Christopher Mims says devices like the Apple Watch and AirPods, combined with Apple's services, could make wearables the next big growth driver for Apple.

35 min
Sep 6, 2018
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Wait to buy new iPhone; Addictive video games; Flood insurance

7 min
Sep 6, 2018
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Twitter has typically relied on users to report abusive content. But sources have told the Wall Street Journal that CEO Jack Dorsey has weighed in some high-profile decisions. The Journal's Georgia Wells has more.

35 min
Sep 5, 2018
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NFL free streaming; P2P car sharing services; Booking Thanksgiving travel

80 min
Sep 5, 2018
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Mat Kaplan’s Huntsville, Alabama trip wraps up with a tour of the historic and history-making Marshall Space Flight Center

35 min
Sep 5, 2018
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New Medicare cards; Free flights scam; Net neutrality

8 min
Sep 5, 2018
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With hackers looking to target major U.S. cities, municipal governments are taking out cybersecurity insurance. The Wall Street Journal's Scott Calvert talks about what cyber insurance covers and how much it costs.

29 min
Sep 4, 2018
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Alexa & Laura chat with industry renegade Cindy Gallop

8 min
Sep 4, 2018
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Finding a new job or freelancing gig is hard enough. But the Wall Street Journal's Chris Kornelis says a poorly conceived email address can seriously harm your career prospects. He runs down some rules you should consider when changing your online handle.

35 min
Sep 3, 2018
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Meatless burger that actually tastes good!; DIY investing

8 min
Sep 3, 2018
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New devices can measure the velocity and distance of your stroke and help determine which club to pull out next. But is all this new data actually helpful, or just another expensive golf trend? The Wall Street Journal's David Pierce aims to find out.

35 min
Aug 31, 2018
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Clark Stinks; Walmart adds inexpensive install service

5 min
Aug 31, 2018
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Corporations have increased their use of artificial intelligence to improve customer interaction. The Wall Street Journal's Steven Norton talks about how AI has helped TGI Fridays target its customers more efficiently.

36 min
Aug 30, 2018
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Sci-Fi flick Kin, plus water damage and gaming computers

35 min
Aug 30, 2018
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Clark's brother lives like a nomad; Car warranty scam; Jobs for veterans

9 min
Aug 30, 2018
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Want simple, DIY home security without a camera spying on your family? The Wall Street Journal's David Pierce breaks down which ones work best.

34 min
Aug 29, 2018
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Amazon selling tires; Paying someone to do your dirty work; 401k and your student loan debt

56 min
Aug 29, 2018
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Host Mat Kaplan begins a two-episode visit to Huntsville and the Marshall Space Flight Center, recorded this week at the US Space and Rocket Center

6 min
Aug 29, 2018
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Toyota is investing about $500 million in Uber as part of an deal to work jointly on autonomous vehicles aimed at improving safety and transportation. The Wall Street Journal's Greg Bensinger has more.

34 min
Aug 28, 2018
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Doorbell cameras cause problems; Scammers target college students; Personal loans proliferate

9 min
Aug 28, 2018
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As his team hustled to put form to his idea, lining up investors willing to put up tens of billions of dollars, Tesla CEO Elon Musk was having second thoughts. The Wall Street Journal's Tim Higgins has more.

7 min
Aug 27, 2018
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America's biggest tech companies are zeroing in on Iran, scrubbing their online networks of fake accounts, videos and social-media posts by the rising cyber adversary aimed at spreading misinformation. The Wall Street Journal's Robert McMillan has more.

35 min
Aug 24, 2018
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Clark Stinks; The perils of working too hard

6 min
Aug 24, 2018
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Apple's white wireless earphones transmit music and conversations, but some users wear them all day as a shield, a secretary and a hiding place. The Wall Street Journal's Rebecca Dolan has more.

34 min
Aug 23, 2018
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Is college for everyone?; Facebook wants your banking info; SIM card hacking

6 min
Aug 22, 2018
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Facebook dismantled a new set of influence campaigns originating in Iran and Russia designed to sow division in global politics, part of the social-media company's broader purge of bad actors on its site. The Wall Street Journal's Deepa Seetharaman has more.

34 min
Aug 22, 2018
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Beware certified pre-owned cars; Hacker ring busted; Neighborhood grocery stores

36 min
Aug 22, 2018
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Pluto passed in front of a star on the evening of August 14. Mat Kaplan joined pro and amateur astronomers on a mountain to observe this rare event.

8 min
Aug 21, 2018
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Farfetch, the latest tech company to seek a U.S. listing, specializes in selling expensive items online. The Wall Street Journal's Stephen Wilmot explains why the online luxury market isn't as unique as it would have investors believe.

15 min
Aug 22, 2018
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Alexa & Laura talk to Shannon Toumey & Tory Shobe of Post Studios

34 min
Aug 21, 2018
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Following a scammer trail; Elon Musk should sleep; New 3% down mortgages

8 min
Aug 20, 2018
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Videogames have gotten harder to turn off -- a concern that has mental-health experts and parents questioning the impact of gaming on players' lives. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah E. Needleman has the details.

35 min
Aug 20, 2018
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Home internet prices; Credit scores on the rise

7 min
Aug 19, 2018
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Google CEO Sundar Pichai responds to criticism over reports that Google would tailor a search product to meet China's strict censorship laws. The Wall Street Journal's Douglas MacMillan has the details.

34 min
Aug 18, 2018
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Clark Stinks; How to prevent your car from being stolen

5 min
Aug 17, 2018
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Best Buy looks to invest more in tech that meets the needs of older Americans, agreeing to buy GreatCall Inc., the maker of senior-focused Jitterbug mobile phones, for $800 million. The Wall Street Journal's Robert Barba has the details.

34 min
Aug 16, 2018
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Solar power prices; Neighborhood girl busted for selling cookies; Vanguard's dim view of economic future

6 min
Aug 16, 2018
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Federal regulators have subpoenaed Tesla, ramping up an investigation into whether Chief Executive Elon Musk was truthful when he tweeted last week that he had secured funding to take the electric-car maker private. The Wall Street Journal's Emily Glazer has the details.

35 min
Aug 16, 2018
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Millennials eat out too much; Why to avoid auto-pay; Aldi organics

55 min
Aug 16, 2018
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We have so much to learn about Venus, says JPL scientist Sue Smrekar

5 min
Aug 15, 2018
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This week, major tech companies committed to removing tech barriers that have hindered patient and provider access to health-care data online. The Wall Street Journal's John D. McKinnon has more.

35 min
Aug 14, 2018
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DNA breakthrough; CFPB is Clarkrageous; Returning to work after extended absence

9 min
Aug 14, 2018
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Password manager Dashlane has new tools that keep you safe online --- and free you from the relentless hassle of typing your passwords. The Wall Street Journal's David Pierce explains why it makes browsing easier.

35 min
Aug 13, 2018
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Housing market decline; "Vomit fraud"; Military lending oversight weakens