On this week's episode, we highly recommend you turn off your Alexa device prior to the hot topic. Also, Chris is excited that a Jedi liked his tweet this week.
This week's Five Favorites:
1. Twitter to Test Doubling Tweet Length to 280 Characters [NYTimes]
2. ELON MUSK'S ROCKET TRAVEL PLAN IS DEF POSSIBLE, DEF BANANAS [Wired]
3. Instagram Now Has 500 Million Daily Active Users, 800 Million Users per Month [Variety]
4. Walmart partners with smart lock maker August to test in-home delivery of packages and groceries [TechCrunch]
5. Hot Topic: Amazon Echo Event Recap *includes information from The Verge and Android Central
Kid Walks Into A Gamestop, Two NFL Players Buy Him An XBox
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