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Coronavirus impacts tech, Cruise Origin’s origin, and why free software is never free.

• First, Jason gives us a look at the Sun’s surface with the help of the National Science Foundation’s new Inouye Solar Telescope.
• Then, Mikah talks about the death of MoviePass now that the company has filed for bankruptcy.
• Then, CNET’s Jason Hiner details the impact of the Wuhan coronavirus on big tech.
• Then, Sam Abuelsamid gives us the ins, outs, and in-betweens of the Cruise Origin autonomous vehicle.
• Lastly, Recode’s Rani Molla explains alternative data collection and why those free apps and services you’re using aren’t actually free.

Hosts: Jason Howell, Mikah Sargent
Guests: Jason Hiner, Sam Abuelsamid, Rani Molla

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