Better coverage with Fi’s dual connect technology
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Better coverage with Fi’s dual connect technology

Fi helps you get the highest-quality connection on your phone, no matter where you are. For Designed for Fi devices, our network switches between three 4G LTE networks and gives you free, secure access to 2 million Wi-Fi hotspots around the world. Our enhanced network provides you with more security and privacy across all your…

US government adds Chinese facial recognition firms to entity list
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US government adds Chinese facial recognition firms to entity list

A total of 28 Chinese organizations have been added to the US government’s “entity list,” including eight tech corporations that specialize in video surveillance, facial recognition and artificial intelligence. The administration has effectively prohibited them from working with and buying from suppliers in the US over human rights concerns. In a filing (PDF) to be…

Yet another company has been hit by a ransomware attack
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Yet another company has been hit by a ransomware attack

(CNN)Hackers have struck again with yet another ransomware attack.This time the victim was Pitney Bowes, a technology company based out of Stamford, Connecticut that provides ecommerce, shipping, data and mailing services.The company confirmed the attack on its website and is currently working to restore the affected systems. Its shipping and mailing services appear to have…

Lexus’s first autonomous EV has drones and ‘artificial muscle technology’
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Lexus’s first autonomous EV has drones and ‘artificial muscle technology’

Lexus leaned into the futuristic theme, which is evident from the vehicle’s “hoodless” form, glass roof and gull-wing (aka DeLorean) doors. Inside, Lexus put gesture controls to use and created AR vehicle info systems. The front seats are meant to feel more like first-class airplane seats, and the backseats use something called “artificial muscle technology”…

Armenia and the technology of diaspora
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Armenia and the technology of diaspora

It’s a tough world out there for small countries. Technology is the future, everyone knows that; but how do you claim your share of that future when you’re competing with America, China, the EU and India? How do you build a thriving ecosystem of tech wealth and tech education — successful international businesses whose alumni…

I’m David Murphy, Lifehacker Technology Editor, and This Is How I Work
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I’m David Murphy, Lifehacker Technology Editor, and This Is How I Work

Every week, we share the shortcuts, workspaces, and productivity tips of our favorite experts. This week, we’re going behind the scenes at Lifehacker. I’m David Murphy, and this is how I work.Location: Silicon ValleyCurrent gig: Lifehacker’s senior technology editorCurrent computer: Gosh, what am I even using now? It’s been so long since I’ve built a…

Cardless ATMs Are Here, and So Are Cardless ATM Scams
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Cardless ATMs Are Here, and So Are Cardless ATM Scams

Trying to lighten your load when you leave the house? Leave your hefty wallet at home, and use the power of mobile technology to fill your empty pockets back up with cash.That’s right. No longer do you need to have your debit card in hand to withdraw cash from an ATM. You just need your…

Oculus shows off its latest next-generation headset prototypes
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Oculus shows off its latest next-generation headset prototypes

At its developer conference Wednesday, Oculus showed off a pair of prototype designs for its next high-end headsets. Two years ago, Oculus showed off its Half Dome prototype, which utilized a technology called varifocal lenses to allow users to adjust where the points of focus were in an image; this is technology similar to what…