Google Fi’s VPN is coming to the iPhone this spring
Google Project Fi’s VPN service has only been available to Android users in beta so far, but that’s about to change. “We’re expanding access to the VPN to iPhone, so that it will be available for all users on Fi,” the company announced in a press release.
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Microsoft Word’s dark mode is getting even darker
Microsoft is improving the dark mode in Word to make it even darker. The software maker has started testing an update to Word that will color entire documents in a dark canvas. Currently, Word has a dark mode that modifies the ribbon and toolbars, but the canvas stays bright white.
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Amazon reportedly building an Alexa ‘command center’ that mounts to the wall
Amazon is developing a thin Echo device for users to mount on their walls and use as a “smart home command center,” according to a report in Bloomberg.
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How to watch the UAE’s first deep space probe reach Mars
A robotic probe owned by the United Arab Emirates is preparing to jump into Mars orbit on Tuesday after launching from Earth last year. For mission managers in Dubai, it’s a nerve-racking climax in the UAE’s first mission to deep space.
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Huawei’s CEO wants to talk to President Biden
Huawei founder and CEO Ren Zhengfei has called for a reset in relations between the US and the Chinese tech giant.
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