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Apple issues response to Senate inquiry on Face ID concerns

Following last months inquiry from Sen. Al Franken, D-MN. about its Face ID facial recognition technology, Apple has issued a response, explaining in depth how the technology works and the care Apple is taking to assure consumers their data is safe.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/10/17/apple-issues-response-to-senate-inquiry-on-face-id-concerns.html

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Facebook to launch new virtual reality headset, 'Oculus Go'

Facebook Inc plans to release a new virtual reality headset that does not require a separate computer to operate, allowing for more mobile uses than the company’s existing Oculus Rift product, Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Wednesday.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/10/11/facebook-to-launch-new-virtual-reality-headset-oculus-go.html

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Uber's app can secretly spy on your iPhone

The Uber app for iOS has been given a unique privilege on the operating system which allows the app to spy on the iPhone’s screen, a researcher has discovered. ZDNet reports that the Uber app can read the screen buffer in iOS, allowing it to view and potentially record anything on your iPhone’s screen without your knowledge.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/10/09/ubers-app-can-secretly-spy-on-your-iphone.html

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Apple acknowledges cellular connectivity problem in new watch

Apple Inc. acknowledged problems with cellular connectivity in its newest smartwatch, raising questions about the device’s most significant feature days before it goes on sale in stores in the U.S. and other countries.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/20/apple-acknowledges-cellular-connectivity-problem-in-new-watch.html

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Sorry, Alexa. 'South Park' episode messes with viewers' home devices

The 21st season of South Park debuted Wednesday, and it seems technology has finally advanced enough to pull Cartman and company’s foul-mouthed antics out of the TV and into America’s living rooms.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/15/sorry-alexa-south-park-episode-messes-with-viewers-home-devices.html

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It’s been five years since NASA’s Curiosity Mars Rover landed on the red planet on August 6, 2012. The rover survived the much-publicized “seven minutes of terror” and safely landed near Mount Sharp. The rover accomplished its main goal in less than a year, collecting a rock sample that shows ancient Mars could supported living microbes.

The original article can be found here: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_tech/~3/M8k35V4VHvc/index.html

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Fire TVs are getting expanded Alexa controls, new smart home features

Amazon is adding in a host of new Alexa voice commands and features for Fire TV devices, including playback controls, channel navigation, and new smart home features. The update begins to roll out Tuesday to U.S. users.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/01/fire-tvs-are-getting-expanded-alexa-controls-new-smart-home-features.html

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Comic-con trailer for 'Marvel's Inhumans' shows off new powers, more drama

A new trailer for ABC’s “Marvel’s Inhuman” TV series debuted at San Diego Comic-Con showing off more plot details and new characters. In the trailer, Maximus’ plan to overthrow his brother Black Bolt is further explained.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/21/comic-con-trailer-for-marvel-inhumans-shows-off-new-powers-more-drama.html

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Israel security chief: Tech prevented more than 2,000 'lone-wolf' terror attacks last year

In a rare public speech Tuesday, Nadav Argaman, the head of Israel’s security agency, the Shin Bet, explained how the country has harnessed tech to prevent “lone-wolf” terrorist attacks.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/06/27/israel-security-chief-tech-prevented-more-than-2000-lone-wolf-terror-attacks-last-year.html

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Alien life may already exist in our galaxy

Saturn’s moon Enceladus, Jupiter’s moon Europa, Pluto and its moon Charon, as well as the dwarf planet Ceres are potential homes for extra-terrestrials, scientists at University of Texas at San Antonio and the Southwest Research Institute claim.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/05/24/alien-life-may-already-exist-in-our-galaxy.html

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