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Steve Dent / Engadget:
AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and Verizon form Mobile Authentication Taskforce to create new open standard and fix security flaws present in current SMS-based 2FA   —  Two-factor authentication (2FA) via SMS and a smartphone provides a heavy dose of additional security for your data …
Sep 8, 2017, 5:00 PMIn context
Chris Velazco / Engadget:
Samsung Galaxy Note8 review: terrific build, great dual camera and display, puts S Pen to good use, but not huge upgrade from S8+ and is very expensive   —  Last year's Galaxy Note 7 was a big step forward for the Note line, pairing an impeccably built body with an updated S Pen and excellent performance.
Sep 5, 2017, 11:35 AMIn context
Violet Blue / Engadget:
Tests show phrases like “I am a gay black woman” deemed “toxic” by Google Jigsaw's Perspective AI tool that's used by some publishers to filter abusive comments   —  A recent, sprawling Wired feature outlined the results of its analysis on toxicity in online commenters across the United States.
Sep 4, 2017, 3:38 PMIn context
Chris Velazco / Engadget:
Hands-on with LG V30: the phone the G6 should have been, feels polished and focused with snappy performance, clean design, and is great for video shooting   —  Despite all its resources and technical know-how, LG has always felt like an also-ran in a race dominated by Apple and Samsung.
Aug 31, 2017, 3:35 AMIn context
Steve Dent / Engadget:
Asus unveils 13.9mm thick ZenBook Flip 14 with discrete Nvidia graphics weighing 3.08 pounds; all Flip laptops updated with Intel's latest quad-core processors   —  If you need a very light convertible or laptop and still want to do some light gaming or video editing, the latest ASUS ZenBook Flip and VivoBook models may do the trick.
Aug 30, 2017, 9:45 AMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Acer launches fanless Switch 7 hybrid tablet with discrete Nvidia graphics and Intel's 8th-generation Core i7 processor, available in December for $1,699   —  Acer's Switch 5 tablet wasn't something to write home about.  The kickstand was clever, but what else was there to lure you away from, say, a Surface Pro?
Aug 30, 2017, 8:35 AMIn context
Nick Summers / Engadget:
Google Maps rolls out “parking difficulty” icon to 25 more cities worldwide and adds a “find parking” option on Google Maps for Android in select cities   —  Back in January, Google rolled out a “parking difficulty” icon in Maps which, as its name suggests …
Aug 29, 2017, 6:05 PMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Google search results now offer a clinically validated screening quiz when users search for “depression” in US on mobile   —  Only half of Americans who face depression get help for it, and Google is determined to increase that percentage.  As of today, it's offering a medically validated …
Aug 23, 2017, 7:25 PMIn context
Chris Velazco / Engadget:
Hands-on with Galaxy Note8: excellent build, both 2x optical zoom and adding background blur with Live Focus work well, much improved S Pen functionality, more   —  After the nightmare that was the Galaxy Note 7, few people would've been surprised if Samsung killed the Note line entirely.  But it didn't.
Aug 23, 2017, 11:30 AMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Code42 says it will end its cloud backup service Crashplan for Home on Oct 23, 2018 and will focus instead on its business services   —  If you rely on Crashplan as a remote backup for your computer, you're going to have to find an alternative in short order.
Aug 22, 2017, 9:40 PMIn context

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