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New Jersey Herald
Students easy targets for data minersPITTSBURGH (AP) - What kid wouldn't want to be able to create an electronic sci
Students easy targets for data miners
New Jersey Herald / Posted 5 days ago
PITTSBURGH (AP) - What kid wouldn't want to be able to create an electronic science fair poster, with photos and embedded video, using their smartphone - all on the morning bus ride on the day it's due? Glogster EDU lets kids do that and, according... Read more
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The Register
Ashley Madison spam starts, as leak linked to first suicidePart of the near-inevitable wash-up from the Ashley Madison hack has begun, wit
Ashley Madison spam starts, as leak linked to first suicide
The Register / Posted 11 days ago
Part of the near-inevitable wash-up from the Ashley Madison hack has begun, with people reporting getting e-mails offering to save them from embarrassment, and a possible suicide in the USA. The misery caused by the hack is already in evidence in... Read more
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Forbes
U.S. Supreme Court Asked To Review Secrecy Of DHS's Wireless Kill Switch PolicyElectronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC), an independent non-profit researc
U.S. Supreme Court Asked To Review Secrecy Of DHS's Wireless Kill Switch Policy
Forbes / Posted 22 days ago
Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC), an independent non-profit research center and high-profile privacy and freedom of information advocacy group, announced yesterday that it filed a petition with the U.S. Supreme Court asking the Court to... Read more
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PC Advisor
Target joins the beacon bandwagon with trial in 50 storesTarget, the nation's second-largest discount chain, is testing beacon technolog
Target joins the beacon bandwagon with trial in 50 stores
PC Advisor / Posted 27 days ago
Target, the nation's second-largest discount chain, is testing beacon technology in 50 of its stores. The retailer joins a growing number of retailers that hope to attract customers with timely deals sent to their smartphones and smartwatches on... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Privacy pondered with new technologySAN FRANCISCO — Like a lot of teenagers, Aanya Nigam reflexively shares her whe
Privacy pondered with new technology
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Like a lot of teenagers, Aanya Nigam reflexively shares her whereabouts, activities and thoughts on Twitter, Instagram and other social networks without a qualm. But Aanya’s carefree attitude dissolved into paranoia a few months ago... Read more
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Black Press USA
Will the Internet Listen to Your Private Conversations?SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Like a lot of teenagers, Aanya Nigam reflexively shares he
Will the Internet Listen to Your Private Conversations?
Black Press USA / Posted 1 months ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Like a lot of teenagers, Aanya Nigam reflexively shares her whereabouts, activities and thoughts on Twitter, Instagram and other social networks without a qualm. But Aanya’s care-free attitude dissolved into paranoia a few... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Will the Internet listen to your private conversations?SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Like a lot of teenagers, Aanya Nigam reflexively shares he
Will the Internet listen to your private conversations?
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 1 months ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Like a lot of teenagers, Aanya Nigam reflexively shares her whereabouts, activities and thoughts on Twitter, Instagram and other social networks without a qualm. But Aanya's care-free attitude dissolved into paranoia a few... Read more
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Grand Haven Tribune
Will the Internet listen to your private conversations?But Aanya's care-free attitude dissolved into paranoia a few months ago shortly
Will the Internet listen to your private conversations?
Grand Haven Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
But Aanya's care-free attitude dissolved into paranoia a few months ago shortly after her mother bought Amazon's Echo, a digital assistant that can be set up in a home or office to listen for various requests, such as for a song, a sports score, the... Read more
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Orange County Register
Will the Internet listen to your private conversations?SAN FRANCISCO – Like a lot of teenagers, Aanya Nigam reflexively shares her whe
Will the Internet listen to your private conversations?
Orange County Register / Posted 1 months ago
SAN FRANCISCO – Like a lot of teenagers, Aanya Nigam reflexively shares her whereabouts, activities and thoughts on Twitter, Instagram and other social networks without a qualm. But Aanya’s care-free attitude dissolved into paranoia a few months ago... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Hot On Hello Barbie's Plastic Heels, ToyTalk Now Lets Kids Chat With Thomas The Tank EngineIf you've ever spent even a few minutes with a toddler, you are likely familiar
Hot On Hello Barbie's Plastic Heels, ToyTalk Now Lets Kids Chat With Thomas The Tank Engine
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 1 months ago
If you've ever spent even a few minutes with a toddler, you are likely familiar with the global juggernaut that is Thomas and Friends. It's a television show, sure, but it's also many, many associated products featuring the affable tank engine and... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Facebook expands in politics, and campaigns find much to likeWASHINGTON » When Gov. Scott Walker kicked off his presidential bid this month,
Facebook expands in politics, and campaigns find much to like
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 1 months ago
WASHINGTON » When Gov. Scott Walker kicked off his presidential bid this month, supporters who visited his website could view photographs of him, peruse his announcement speech, and read about the Wisconsin Republican’s life and... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Is the internet watching you?Created: 07/30/2015 7:31 AM WHEC.com You may be fond of checking out the inter
Is the internet watching you?
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 1 months ago
Created: 07/30/2015 7:31 AM WHEC.com You may be fond of checking out the internet but how do you feel about the possibility that the Internet may be checking you out? These days, there are a host of Internet-connected devices that can do things... Read more
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