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The Fastest Wireless Network in Every City

I’m not the biggest fan of Verizon’s stance on net neutrality, the wireless carrier’s costs, or the unrelated fact that I still can’t get FIOS in Silicon-freakin’-Valley, but according to PCMag, Verizon Wireless has the fastest wireless service in the country. The carrier might not have the fastest service where you…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Anonymous Chat Apps like Signal and Whatsapp Are Only as Private as the People You Talk To

In the show I’m in right now, there’s an scene when the less-than-pleasant Archdeacon of the Notre Dame Cathedral, Claude Frollo, tells his adopted son, Quasimodo, that “it takes two people to communicate.” But it’s not just the hunchback that forgets this lesson—I’m surprised, but not that surprised, about how easy…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Why Did Jared Kushner Download an Encrypted, Disappearing Message App?

The list of people interested in Jared Kushner’s communications history keeps growing: This week, the White House advisor and presidential son-in-law voluntarily handed over documents to the Senate intelligence committee about his contacts with Russian government representatives during the presidential campaign and…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Secure Messaging App Showdown: WhatsApp vs. Signal

So, you’re interested in secure, encrypted chat apps. You have a few different choices, but as with any chat app, what all your friends are using is important. To that end, Signal and WhatsApp are easily the most popular. Here’s how they compare.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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