If Congress Kills FCC Privacy Rules, 'Little' Would Protect Consumers From Providers

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The Call-In: Answering Your Questions About Digital Privacy

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Google says it will improve its internal systems and give advertisers more control of where their spots appear, responding to complaints about the pairing of paid ads with offensive content. Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP hide caption

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Shanghai pedicurist Ju-wen Zu and NPR's Aarti Shahani talk, aided by a translation app that may change the way we travel abroad forever. Aarti Shahani/NPR hide caption

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Finding A Pedicure In China, Using Cutting-Edge Translation Apps

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Take A Peek Under The Helmet Of Virtual Reality At SXSW

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The Vatican Sends Its Social Media Guru To SXSW Festival

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Out Of Bounds: Competitive Video Gaming And Scholarships

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Tech Companies Have Mixed Feelings Toward Trump Administration

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The We-Vibe classic is one of several Bluetooth-enabled We-Vibe products that can be paired with an app and controlled remotely. Customers alleged that the company that makes the vibrators was secretly tracking their use. Courtesy of Standard Innovations hide caption

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Rise Of Artificial Intelligence Met With Mixed Reaction At SXSW

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Carmen Aguilar y Wedge is the co-founder and director of creative technology for Hyphen-Labs. She modeled the company's ScatterViz visor at the Sundance Film Festival in January. Nina Gregory/NPR hide caption

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Covert Fashion Provides Camouflage Against Surveillance Software

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'Irresistible' By Design: It's No Accident You Can't Stop Looking At The Screen

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Parent Anxiety, Screen Time And Learning In The Digital Age

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Korean peninsula analyst Robert E. Kelly earned widespread empathy after his kids provided an expected spot of comic relief in a live appearance on the BBC on Friday. BBC News Cards Against Humanity via YouTube/Screenshot by NPR hide caption

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These days, talking to a bot is commonplace. Think Siri, or your chatty banking app. But you wouldn't talk to your toaster like you talk to a friend — unless your toaster had a great sense of humor. RYGERSZEM/Getty Images/iStockphoto hide caption

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