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Facebook sued over collection of mobile call and text data - CNET

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 21:19
The lawsuit says Facebook didn't tell users what data it was collecting from their phones.
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Google may force Android phone makers to issue regular security updates - CNET

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 20:52
It'll reportedly be part of the contract that OEMs have to sign.
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This senator wants to know why police can track any phone in seconds - CNET

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 20:14
For cops, tracking your location through your smartphone has become dead simple.
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Pandora follows Spotify, stops promoting R. Kelly's music - CNET

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 20:07
The "R. Kelly rule" is gaining traction.
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Lenovo Z5 is an all-screen phone with no notch or bezels - CNET

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 19:58
Lenovo VP Chang Cheng shared a teaser for the Lenovo Z5 on Weibo.
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NHTSA releases quick shopping guide for driver-assist systems - Roadshow

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 19:44
It's not perfect, but it's necessary, since not everyone knows what these systems do.
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Nokia's 8110 banana phone set to go on sale first in Asia - CNET

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 19:40
Customers in Singapore and Vietnam will be able to get their hands on the rebooted Matrix phone later this month.
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AT&T CEO calls hiring Trump lawyer 'big mistake,' chief lobbyist is out - CNET

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 19:09
Randall Stephenson told employees Friday that hiring Trump’s attorney Michael Cohen was a ‘serious misjudgment.’
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Facebook reportedly wants to create its own cryptocurrency - CNET

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 19:08
Earlier rumors indicated the social media giant was researching blockchain. Now it looks like that's for a payment system.
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GM still waiting to test self-driving vehicles in New York - Roadshow

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 19:01
The state is really stretching its definition of "early 2018."
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2018 Honda Clarity Electric launches with $199 monthly lease price - Roadshow

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 18:20
The deal is almost necessary, because its range is... not good.
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Hulu's down, it's not you - CNET

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 17:35
You'll have to wait for your Grey's Anatomy fix.
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Congress introduces bill to block government encryption backdoors - CNET

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 16:44
The Secure Data Act would mean that the government can't force companies to create an encryption backdoor -- something security experts believe is impossible to keep safe.
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The bizarre tale of the flat-Earth convention that fell apart - CNET

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 16:40
A vicious falling-out, alleged death threats, an arson attempt. This is the story of how Australia's first flat-Earth conference destroyed itself from the inside out.
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Fujifilm may launch X-series mirrorless, Instax by end of May - CNET

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 16:40
The most likely is a film-only Instax SQ6.
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AMG's 805 horsepower hybrid V8s will make it to production... one day - Roadshow

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 16:27
Tobias Moers envisions a bright, exciting and at least partly electric future for Mercedes-AMG.
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Xiaomi is bringing its smart home products to the US - CNET

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 16:19
First up: the Google Assistant-compatible Mi Bedside Lamp.
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This $300 Braven outdoor speaker is just $149 - CNET

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 16:11
The top-rated XXL reboots the boombox for modern times, and it's never been cheaper. Plus: A $15 indie adventure game for free.
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Google makes privacy policy clearer than ever to comply with EU law - CNET

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 15:01
Confused about what Google's privacy policy means for you? The company is making it super simple to understand.
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Microsoft's obsession with Windows is ending, and I couldn't be happier - CNET

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 15:00
Commentary: It’s all about AI and the web now.
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