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The iPhone 8 could recognize your face in 'millionths of a second'

The iPhone 8 is expected to launch in September and will likely be packed with a bunch of new hardware including facial recognition technology. Now, a new report from the Korean Herald claims that the facial recognition technology used in the device will only take “millionths of a second” to scan a person’s face. SEE…

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If using a VPN seems too complicated for you, then this could be a good place to start

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. The internet is a beautiful thing — but it can also be increasingly dangerous. That’s why web-savvy folks use VPNs to protect themselves online For the uninitiated, VPN stands for virtual private network. A VPN reroutes your internet…

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Get a good night's sleep on a plane with this travel hoodie pillow

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Between an armrest digging into your side, screaming kids who just can’t deal, and getting seated beside some chatty lady from Omaha, airplane travel is full of distractions. Block it all out with this pillow and help make…

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This Solar Eclipse is bigger than all of us

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