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One more month of summer, one more month to plan a great vacation. Here are some very cool spots to cross off your bucket list.
6 hrs ago | The Daily Caller
A bipartisan group of senators is seeking to update an aging federal law that protects the privacy rights of American students.
10 hrs ago | ZDNet
US law can apply anywhere in the world, so long as a technology company has control over foreign data, a court rules.
10 hrs ago | Reuters
Microsoft Corp must turn over a customer's emails and other account information stored in a data center in Ireland to the U.S. government, a judge ruled on Thursday, in a case that has drawn concern from privacy groups and major technology companies.
11 hrs ago | Switched
Almost three-fourths of Americans worry about how much personal information is available online, and more than half feel like they can't trust social media sites like Facebook and Twitter to keep their personal information, buying habits, and political beliefs confidential, according to new poll data we just released via an infographic.
15 hrs ago | Science Daily
Electric vehicles are becoming more popular due to their environmental credentials and relatively low running costs.
A Samaritan's Purse medical personnel demonstrates personal protective equipment to educate team members on the Ebola virus in Liberia on July 30. Photo by Samaritan's Purse/Reuters The U.S. Peace Corps said on Wednesday it was pulling all 340 volunteers from Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea because of the spreading Ebola virus that has killed 672 ... (more)
In an increasingly interconnected world where everything from televisions to refrigerators to cars is connected to the Internet, the data collected by the so-called "Internet of Things" is a natural target for hackers.
It's time to face reality: "Americans are from Mars, Europeans are from Venus," and in today's increasingly connected world, understanding "inter-planetary" alignments and deviations is mission-critical for cloud.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg once famously said that privacy was no longer a "social norm" in a society that seemed compelled to share everything.
Tor, the Internet privacy protecting service, said on Wednesday it discovered a compromise on its network that indicated somebody was trying to monitor the activity of its users.
Earlier this month Google announced its committee of Google-selected "experts" who are sitting in public judgement on Europe's so-called ' right to be forgotten' ruling - by interrogating privacy-related issues, holding public meetings, banging the debate drum and generally doing the work of a public policy thinktank at Google's behest.
The Blaine County District Court Judge Robert Elgee has issued a written decision in the case of Cable News Network, Inc vs. Blaine County.
The acquisition will close subject to regulatory approval and the fulfilment of other customary conditions, It will expand on a previously existing partnership, under which BlackBerry offered DA1 4sseldorf-based Secusmart's product suite to its most security conscious enterprise and government customers.
Phone and internet customers could face a ''surveillance tax'' of up to $100 a year if the federal government implements a scheme requiring companies to store customer data for two years, the telecommunications sector warns.
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OKCupid on Monday became the latest company to admit that it has manipulated customer data to see how users of its dating service would react to one another.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 07:39 pm
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