'Invisible' Technologies: What You Can't See Can Hurt You


There are times when it seems like technology can work almost too well. Now, if working too well sounds to you like an impossibility — along the lines of being too rich or too good looking — reflect that there’s more to a technology than end-user experience. In addition to the experience of using the technology, there are other considerations that play a role: things like maintenance, operations and ongoing support. While these considerations are less directly visible to the enterprise end-user, they are nevertheless important.

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It's official: We'll never know how the FBI hacked the San Bernardino iPhone

It seems like ages ago, but it was only last year that Apple and the FBI were embroiled in a bitter legal dispute regarding an iPhone 5c which belonged to one of the San Bernardino terrorists.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/10/02/its-official-well-never-know-how-fbi-hacked-san-bernardino-iphone.html

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How to delete yourself from the internet

Data breaches. Identity theft. Bank fraud. It seems like every week we read a fearsome new headline about cybercrime … about reputable services falling victim to anonymous hackers … about ransomware holding random computer users’ files hostage.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/06/25/how-to-delete-yourself-from-internet.html

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Apple's iPhone 8 will basically bring back the headphone jack

Rumors surrounding Apple’s upcoming iPhone 8 have been swirling for months now, and it seems like most of the major bases have been covered.

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Tech Q&A: Marketing on social media, buying a smart TV, shopping without Craigslist and more

Q. My home’s Wi-Fi connection seems to drop constantly, especially in certain rooms around the house. What could be causing this? And are there fixes I can do to stop this annoying problem?

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/16/tech-q-marketing-on-social-media-buying-smart-tv-shopping-without-craigslist-and-more.html

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Apple closer to taking on Echo with Siri-powered speaker

The product that all of Silicon Valley seems to be focusing on is a voice-controlled speaker that’s capable of carrying out tasks based on your voice command.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/09/23/apple-closer-to-taking-on-echo-with-siri-powered-speaker.html

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Odd sci-fi novel emerging in Reddit comments

An anonymous author seems to be inventing a whole new way to publish a novel: not in book form, or even ebook form, but in the comments section of random posts at Reddit.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/06/06/odd-sci-fi-novel-emerging-in-reddit-comments.html

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Facebook doubles down on live streaming with new features for groups, events, and interactivity

Article Image It seems as if the revolution will be streamed, as social networking behemoth Facebook has chosen to drastically expand its live streaming features to make streams more interactive, easier to share, and more discoverable.

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Like Bo, now Apple's Siri knows baseball

Article Image Apple’s new tie-up with Major League Baseball seems to have brought more than dugout cred for the iPad — the company’s virtual assistant, Siri, now has access to a trove of modern-day and historic baseball statistics.

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Apple's latest iOS 9.3 update bricks some older iPads, making them unusable

Article Image It seems the release of Apple’s feature-packed iOS 9.3 update is not going over well with some users, as a small contingent of iPad owners are complaining of bricked hardware after attempting over-the-air and iTunes upgrades.

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Apple 2016 spring event liveblog: 4-inch iPhone SE, 9.7-inch iPad Pro launch March 31st

Apple Spring Event
Today at 1PM ET, Apple will be holding a “special event,” and it seems as if the focus will be on strengthening its mid-range offerings. Smaller iPhones and iPad Pros seem to be getting the most attention in the rumor mill, but it wouldn’t be shocking to see updates today across many of Apple’s product lines.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/225083-apple-2016-spring-event-liveblog-iphone-ipad-mac

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Hacker group Anonymous declares 'total war' on Donald Trump

Donald Trump seems to have no problem making enemies, which is why it’s not surprising to see that sometimes-effective hacker collective Anonymous has him in their sights again.

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Google wants to deliver stuff using self-driving trucks with storage lockers

As Google continues work on developing its self-driving car technology, it seems the company is now thinking of using the same gear to create autonomous delivery vehicles as well.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/02/10/google-wants-to-deliver-stuff-using-self-driving-trucks-with-storage-lockers.html

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You don't have to be 007 to own a submarine

Advanced construction materials have allowed the development of new personal submarines. The technology seems all so James Bond — except it’s real.


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