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Apple's Philip Schiller unveiled the Face ID feature in September. Less than a week after the iPhone X was released, a Vietnamese security firm said it had cracked Face ID using a specially made mask. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Security Firm Says Extremely Creepy Mask Cracks iPhone X's Face ID

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The Colorado River wraps around Horseshoe Bend in the in Glen Canyon National Recreation Area in Page, Ariz. on Feb. 11. RHONA WISE/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Instagram Crowds May Be Ruining Nature

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The FBI is struggling to access the cellphone of the Texas church shooter, which is reportedly an iPhone, reigniting the debate over encryption. Brandon Chew/NPR hide caption

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Once An Underground Currency, Bitcoin Emerges As 'A New Way To Track Information'

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In his weekly audience, Pope Francis called for followers to put down their cellphones during Mass, and be more engaged in the Eucharist. The pontiff is pictured here arriving in the Vatican's St. Peter's Square last year. Vincenzo Pinto/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Amazon's Cloud Cam is part of the Amazon Key in-home delivery system, rolling out on Wednesday. Amazon hide caption

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As Amazon Looks To Unlock Your Door, Taking Stock Of Meaning Of Privacy

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This April 3 photo, taken in Washington, DC, shows President Donald Trump's Twitter feed. Some Twitter users argue Trump is violating the First Amendment by blocking people from his feed after they posted negative comments. J. David Ake/AP hide caption

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First Amendment Advocates Charge Trump Can't Block Critics On Twitter

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Social Media Companies Can Block Foreign Interference With Technology It Already Has

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Trump's Twitter Account Down For 11 Minutes

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Tourists enjoy the beach in Tulum National Park in Mexico's Riviera Maya region. Some travelers have raised concerns about safety at some resorts in the region, including in a forum post on TripAdvisor this summer asking about blackouts and the risk of assault, rape or robbery. Daniel Slim/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Lindy West's writing has appeared in The Stranger, Jezebel and The Guardian. Jenny Jimenez/Courtesy of Hachette hide caption

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Columnist Lindy West Sees 'Straight Line' From Trolls Who Targeted Her To Trump

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George Papadopoulos is a personal finance adviser — not a Trump foreign policy adviser who admitted to trying to form an alliance with Russian interests. Courtesy of George Papadopoulos hide caption

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It has become increasingly common for politicians at all levels of government to block followers, whether it's for uncivil behavior or merely for expressing a different point of view. HStocks/Getty Images hide caption

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Amid Privacy Concerns, Mattel Shelved Planned Device For Kids

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Alexa, Are You Safe For My Kids?

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