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2 hrs ago | CBS News
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.
6 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media
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.
8 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg once famously said that privacy was no longer a "social norm" in a society that seemed compelled to share everything.
9 hrs ago | The Raw Story
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.
13 hrs ago | TechCrunch
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.
Small, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles , more commonly known as "drones," are becoming a more frequent sight over American skies as operators continue to find new uses for the remotely operated devices.
An illustration picture shows the logo of the U.S. National Security Agency on the display of an iPhone in Berlin, June 7, 2013.
A new study finds Americans are more worried about keeping their financial and shopping data from prying eyes online than with hiding porn viewing habits.
The survey was fielded by Harris Interactive to 2,100 Americans adults, and developed by WP Engine using the company's expertise in content management and website hosting.
Wearables are much more than a consumer fad. They are a natural step in the digital transformation of the workplace, with the potential to drive significant productivity and efficiency gains for organizations that can cleverly take advantage of them.
According to a survey, Americans say their biggest concern with online infiltrators is that their financial info will be spied on.
There is no doubt the integrity of our communications and the privacy of our online activities have been the biggest casualty of the NSA's unfettered surveillance of our digital lives.
Authorities should act immediately to stop this new vast expansion of Facebook's data collection and user profiling, privacy groups said U.S. and EU privacy and consumer groups called on privacy regulators to stop Facebook's plans to gather the Internet browsing patterns of its users while they visit other sites.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 05:24 pm
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