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These are the arguments against net neutrality — and why they’re wrong

The next few months will be full of bitter dissent regarding the FCC’s net neutrality rules, how they should be enforced, and indeed whether they should exist at all.

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Samsung allegedly plans to make CES relevant again with this sneak peek

In many ways, these days it seems the annual CES tradeshow in Las Vegas is where consumer tech goes to die. Vibrating smart jeans? Bizarre wearables? Temporary tattoo printers? Check, check, and check. All the biggest names like Apple, Microsoft, and ...

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Nope, your Android phone’s not secretly tracking your location when you tell it not to

Google, your friendly Internet tech giant that totally doesn't know everything about you, has reportedly been secretly tracking Android users' locations even when they've opted out of location service tracking.

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How Kaspersky Lab got on the US government’s bad side

An investigation into the cybersecurity company's ties to the Russian government raises many questions and answers few. Here's what we know so far.

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‘Pay with Google’ goes live, allowing mobile users to pay with any card on file, not just those in Android Pay

Google announced today it’s launching a new way to pay on mobile devices, using any card you have on file – including those saved to your Google Account via products like Google ...

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29 Google Chrome Extensions That Are Actually Crazy Useful

Embrace the extension.

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FIREWALLS DON’T STOP HACKERS. AI MIGHT.

The cybersecurity industry has always had a fortress mentality: Firewall the perimeter! Harden the system! But that mindset has failed—miserably, as each new headline-generating hack reminds us. Even if you do patch all your software, the way Equifax didn’t, or you ...

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AI RESEARCH IS IN DESPERATE NEED OF AN ETHICAL WATCHDOG

ABOUT A WEEK ago, Stanford University researchers posted online a study on the latest dystopian AI: They'd made a machine learning algorithm that essentially works as gaydar. After training it with tens of thousands of photographs from dating sites, the algorithm ...

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HOW ONE OF APPLE’S KEY PRIVACY SAFEGUARDS FALLS SHORT

FOR THE PAST year, Apple has touted a mathematical tool that it describes as a solution to a paradoxical problem: mining user data while simultaneously protecting user privacy. That secret weapon is "differential privacy," a novel field of data science that ...

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11 Things You Can Do in Android Oreo That You Couldn’t Before

Android Oreo has at last been fully baked, and given a name, and is now rolling out to those of you with a Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, or Pixel C; Google says a bunch of other handsets will ...

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Here’s a list of phones that will get Android Oreo this year

As always, the make and model dictate how long you'll be playing the waiting game.

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Android Oreo Updates – How To Make Sure Your Phone Is Always As Great As Possible

The latest version of the operating system is here, but you might not be able to access it for a little while

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Are ‘Vapor Wake’ Dogs the Future of Concert Security?

For years, the idea of bomb-sniffing dogs has been pretty straightforward: A trained canine walks up and down rows of people, sniffing every person in a crowd to suss out any bomb-making material or explosive devices. But the floppy-eared Labradors posted ...

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The MUST-HAVE device every car owner needs to possess

Synchronizing this tiny device with your smartphone, you will be able to see its position on the map. It’s perfect for your car, bike, backpack, wallet, handbag, pets … Only weighs 30 grams and you can get it for $29 (single ...

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Tech – Google blocks Android spyware

Spyware blocked. Google found and blocked Android spyware that can monitor and capture calls, photos, texts, location data and other files, the company said Wednesday.

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Roomba maker iRobot plans to sell digital maps of your home

While iRobot may have originated as a bomb-disposal robot maker at MIT in 1990, the company is probably better known as a robot vacuum company. So much so that it has taken to suing competitors like Bissell and Hoover, who sell ...

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VOLTERMAN – world’s most powerful smart wallet, ever

As stated above - VOLTERMAN - the world's most powerful smart wallet, ever...

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10 Futuristic Wallets for Man You Must Try

10 Best Futuristic Wallets You Must Try.. The design is elegantly simple and the materials used lend the wallet a futuristic feel, something sure to be appreciated by any sci-fi-loving guy.

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5 Futuristic Smart Wallets We Can’t Wait To Try

We’ve had smartphones, smartwatches, and even smart luggage, but there’s another deeply personal piece of equipment that’s currently smartening up: the wallet.

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Two essential Wi-Fi network tips for smart homes

Learn the keys to getting robust Wi-Fi in every corner of your home

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