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  1. U.S. Senator Marco Rubio raises concerns with Apple after inadequate response to collection and storage of American user data on server in China

    U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) today raised concerns with Apple CEO Tim Cook after recent reports…

  2. Apple’s best product: Privacy

    The best product Apple offers is intangible, yet far more valuable than a flagship smartphone…

  3. Apple, other tech firms to testify before U.S. Senate on data privacy September 26th

    The White House said in July it was working to develop consumer data privacy policies and officials had been meeting major firms…

  4. Trend Micro apologizes, removes browser history data collection feature from its macOS products

    Trend Micro has apologized after several of its consumer macOS anti-malware products and utilities…

  5. 7-Eleven now accepts Apple Pay in stores across the U.S.

    7-Eleven stores will just got even faster and more convenient with the touch of their Apple Watch or iPhone….

  6. More apps in Apple’s Mac App Store caught stealing and uploading browser history

    When you give an app access to your home directory on macOS, even if it’s an app from the Mac App Store…

  7. More malicious apps that steal user data found in Apple’s Mac App Store

    A number of apps in the Mac App Store have been found to be stealing data from its users…

  8. No. 1 paid utility in Mac App Store, Adware Doctor, steals browser history and sends it to servers in China

    A popular top-tier app in Apple’s Mac App Store was found pilfering browser histories from anyone who downloads it…

  9. How to delete all of your private data from Apple’s servers

    If you want to get rid of everything Apple has on you…

  10. 42% of U.S. users have ‘taken a break’ from Facebook; 28% have deleted the Facebook app in the past year

    Significant shares of Facebook users have taken steps in the past year to reframe their relationship…

  11. Hacker sentenced to prison for role in Jennifer Lawrence nude photo theft via Apple iCloud hack

    A hacker was sentenced to prison on Wednesday for a scheme that exposed intimate photos of the actor Jennifer Lawrence and other celebrities…

  12. Apple’s mobile privacy letter to U.S. Congress omits an awful lot of context

    Apple’s official letter of response to the chairman of the U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce…

  13. T-Mobile: Hackers stole personal data of more than 2 million customers

    On August 20, T-Mobile’s cyber-security team discovered and shut down an unauthorized access to certain information…

  14. Want Google to track you less? Dump Android and get a real Apple iPhone

    A new study has found that a stationary iPhone sends data 50 times less frequently…

  15. Android sucks 10x more personal data than Apple’s iPhone

    In ‘Google Data Collection,’ Professor Douglas C. Schmidt, Professor of Computer Science at Vanderbilt University…

  16. Researchers find Google harvests more data from Android – and Apple iOS – users than most people think

    A new study from Vanderbilt University gives a look at the just how much data Google is harvesting from its users…

  17. Australia plans law for tech firms to hand over encrypted private data or face millions in fines, jail time for execs

    Australia on Tuesday proposed a new law requiring technology firms…

  18. India’s TRAI threatens to ‘derecognize’ iPhones from Indian cellular networks if Apple does not preinstall government anti-spam app

    In India, the world’s second-biggest smartphone market, Apple Inc’s normally deft management of government relations…

  19. Apple, already seen as a privacy champion, needs to do more

    Apple has some of the same security problems as the other tech giants when it comes to apps…

  20. CurrentC-backer CVS capitulates; to accept Apple Pay at 7,800 U.S. stores starting this fall

    Apple Pay will be supported in CVS pharmacies and 7-Eleven stores nationwide…

  21. Tor has plenty of headroom for improvement

    If you’re concerned about online security, you may use Tor to access or manage anonymous servers…

  22. Trump administration working on federal data privacy policy

    The Trump administration is crafting a proposal to protect Web users’ privacy…

  23. Apple hits new all-time high while much of the rest of tech tanks on Facebook woes

    Apple reports its quarterly earnings next week, as it nudges closer to $1 trillion market value…

  24. Mark Zuckerberg loses $16 billion in record Facebook fall

    Facebook Inc Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg’s fortune took an almost $16 billion hit on Thursday…

  25. Facebook stock plunges as users vanish

    Facebook Inc’s stock fell as much as 24 percent after hours on Wednesday over concerns…

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