From Gizmodo: ICE Says It Doesn’t Track Down Undocumented Immigrants Using ‘Stingray’ Devices

Acting head of Immigrations and Customs Enforcement Thomas Homan told Sen. Ron Wyden the agency does not use cell-site simulators—a type of surveillance gear often referred to as a “Stingray� that can track down a specific mobile device by emulating cell phone towers—to locate undocumented immigrants.

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From Gizmodo: Elon Musk Continues To Add Basic Features To Tesla Cars Based On Twitter Feedback

Automotive pioneer and Tesla CEO Elon Musk invested a lot of time this weekend responding to Tesla owner feedback on Twitter. While the feedback was constructive and will likely quickly result in better cars, the forum highlights issues of customer ser…

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From Gizmodo: What If It’s Cloudy During The Eclipse?

Tomorrow, 7.5 million people will crowd a 70-mile-wide, 2800-mile-long strip of land as the moon blocks the sun’s light for somewhere around two minutes. The sky will turn dark, several million-degree solar corona will become visible, and the stars will appear in the middle of the day.

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From Gizmodo: Head Back To School With a Ton of Amazon Device Discounts, Including the Echo For $100

While not nearly as enticing as their Prime Day discounts, Amazon’s back-to-school price drops on their Kindle, Fire, and Echo devices are solid deals if you’re in the market.

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From Gizmodo: American Arrested For Using Drone to Smuggle 13 Pounds of Meth From Mexico

President Trump’s proposed wall along the US-Mexico border is stupid for many reasons. But one of the most obvious reasons is that it’s really easy to get over the wall using modern technology. That’s precisely what an American man did recently when he tried to smuggle 13 pounds of meth from Mexico using a hobby drone.

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From Gizmodo: Report: Uber’s New CEO Will Likely Be General Electric’s Jeffrey Immelt

Uber is closing in on a pick to replace its former CEO Travis Kalanick, who departed the ride-hailing giant under a storm of allegations he tolerated a widespread culture of sexual harassment and mistreated drivers.Read more…

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