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Tech Tuesday: Electronic Waste, Ransomware, and Google's New Personal Assistant System

Curtis Palmer
Electronic Waste

Every year the U.S. generates over an estimated three million tons of electronic waste. Often, this waste and its toxins ends up in developing countries. And, a new type of cyber crime that is gaining traction is ransomware, which encrypts one's computer until a ransom is paid. Also, Google's new "Assistant" is aiming to make its own unique mark on the growing field on personal electronic assistants. 


This show originally on May 24, 2016 at 11 a.m.

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