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2017 Cadillac CTS-V review – Roadshow

When I picked up the 2017 Cadillac CTS-V from the Roadshow garage, California was in the midst of a torrential downpour. No matter how many times I checked the weather, the result was the same: rain. Rain for days. Keeping my foot off the accelerator of this supercharged beast was ...

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The Morning After: Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

If you have a Vizio TV, it’s probably snitching on what you watchFTC fines Vizio for not telling customers it’s tracking what they watch About a year and a half ago, Vizio revealed the existence of Inscape, a program that uses technology embedded in its TVs to monitors what’s on ...

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FBI axes FOIA requests by email, so dust off your fax machine

As tech-savvy government efforts like 18F and the USDS take technological strides forward, other parts of the government are abandoning modern technology altogether. Starting next month, the FBI will no longer accept Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests by email. In lieu of its popular email service, the FBI suggests sending a fax ...

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Vizio: The spy in your TV

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced on February 6 that Vizio had spied on almost every TV viewer from their Vizio smart TVs. Rather than fight the accusation any longer, Vizio has agreed to pay $2.2 million in fines and stop spying. Vizio has been spying for years on everything ...

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