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Andrew J. Hawkins / The Verge:
Waymo says it will buy “thousands” more Chrysler Pacifica self-driving minivans from Fiat Chrysler, with the first deliveries starting at the end of 2018   —  Google's self-driving unit deepens its partnership with one of Detroit's Big Three  —  Waymo, the self-driving unit …
Jan 30, 2018, 12:10 AMIn context
Chaim Gartenberg / The Verge:
FCC chairman Ajit Pai says he is opposed to a proposal for the government to build a 5G network   —  Over the weekend, Axios reported that officials within the Trump administration have been proposing the creation of a nationwide 5G network in order to protect against Chinese leadership in forthcoming networking technology.
Jan 29, 2018, 10:15 AMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
AI advances are now making automated analysis of live surveillance video possible, presaging useful applications while raising serious questions about privacy   —  What happens when digital eyes get the brains to match?  —  We usually think of surveillance cameras as digital eyes …
Jan 27, 2018, 7:00 AMIn context
Sean Lyngaas / The Verge:
How governments and the nuclear energy industry are preparing for future cybersecurity threats using hands-on exercises and training laboratories   —  Nightmare scenario  —  Illustrations by Alex Castro and William Joel  —  The nuclear plant employees stood in rain boots in a pool of water, sizing up the damage.
Jan 26, 2018, 10:15 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Amazon debuts single sign-on for Fire TV with support for Spectrum, DirecTV, Dish, Optimum, Verizon FiOS, and others; Comcast Xfinity not supported   —  Amazon joins Apple in offering Single Sign-On, but Roku still doesn't have it  —  Amazon is eliminating the frustration of having …
Jan 25, 2018, 5:45 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Twitter says it's now using machine learning to identify the most salient part of an image and crop picture previews accordingly   —  The machine knows what you want to look at  —  The lure of machine learning isn't always about big new features; often, what it does best are small tweaks that subtly improve user experience.
Jan 25, 2018, 11:50 AMIn context
Colin Lecher / The Verge:
New York governor signs executive order requiring ISPs with state contracts to abide by net neutrality rules; Montana signed similar order Monday   —  In an announcement today, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said he has signed an executive order that would require internet service providers …
Jan 24, 2018, 10:30 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Windows 10 Insiders to get Windows Diagnostic Data Viewer this week, providing an overview of data sent to Microsoft   —  A lot more transparency is on the way  —  Microsoft has faced continued concerns around its collection of data with Windows 10.  France previously ordered Microsoft …
Jan 24, 2018, 1:10 PMIn context
Sam Byford / The Verge:
Vivo X20 Plus UD, the first smartphone with in-display fingerprint sensor and 6.43-inch OLED display, announced in China with preorders set to open today   —  For years, rumors have circulated about companies like Samsung and Apple attempting to integrate fingerprint sensors …
Jan 24, 2018, 10:25 AMIn context
Lauren Goode / The Verge:
Apple announces ARKit 1.5 in iOS 11.3 beta with support for vertical planes, 2D image recognition, and imagery in 1080p   —  Vertical planes and 2D image recognition are coming to ARKit  —  Apple just announced an updated version of its augmented reality platform, timed to the developer beta release …
Jan 24, 2018, 9:00 AMIn context

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