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A looming TikTok ban, a real Photoshop mystery and its telltale car| GuyWhoKnowsThings



This week, the US House of Representatives passed a bill that would ban TikTok if its Chinese-owned parent company, ByteDance, does not sell it. We talked about why, what will happen next, and how likely it is that the app will be banned. Then, how a Photoshopped image of Kate Middleton undermines confidence in photography. And finally, a new report reveals how your car may be following you without your knowledge and how that could increase your insurance bill.

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