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  1. Google could be forced to pay over five million iPhone users £2.7 billion for selling their data without their consent

    Google could be forced to pay over five million iPhone users £2.7 billion in compensation…

  2. Google Home Mini spies on everything reviewer said 24/7, transmits recordings to Google’s servers

    It was waking up thousands of times a day, recording, then sending those recordings to Google…

  3. 37,000 users unwittingly installed a malicious Chrome web browser extension from Google’s Web Store

    A fraudulent browser extension was downloaded by 37,000 Chrome users after it sneaked past Google’s Web Store vetting processes…

  4. Your Yahoo account was definitely hacked – here’s what to do

    Yahoo has revealed a hack that compromised all 3 billion accounts its services…

  5. Sorry, but Silicon Valley isn’t special anymore

    Steve Jobs once said, speaking about the irreverent culture he helped create…

  6. How Google is secretly recording Android settlers, monitoring millions of conversations every day and storing the creepy audio files

    Google has effectively turned millions of its users’ smartphones into listening devices

  7. Google Chrome under attack: Have you used one of these hijacked extensions?

    Attackers have been phishing developers to compromise Chrome extensions to spread…

  8. Apple’s iPhone turns ten: No product in recent history has changed people’s lives more

    The firm’s approach to data privacy will determine Apple’s success in the coming years…

  9. Why Google Assistant can’t beat Apple’s Siri for iPhone users

    Some people think Google’s virtual assistant beats Siri in reliability and capability…

  10. Google Assistant features that Apple’s Siri can’t currently match

    Earlier this week, Google finally put the Google Assistant onto iPhones..

  11. Alphabet to push Google Assistant to iPhone as standalone app via Apple’s App Store

    Google is set to announce a version of its AI-powered assistant for Apple Inc.’s iPhone as soon as Wednesday…

  12. Verizon to buy Yahoo’s core business for $4.48 billion

    Verizon said on Tuesday it would buy Yahoo’s core business for $4.48 billion…

  13. Beleaguered Yahoo faces U.S. SEC probe over data breaches

    U.S. authorities are investigating whether Yahoo Inc.’s two massive data breaches should…

  14. Yahoo discloses ‘largest hack of all time,’ says hackers stole data from over one billion users

    Yahoo said it is forcing all affected users to change their passwords and is invalidating unencrypted security questions…

  15. Find out what your web browser is telling websites about you

    our web browser holds a lot of information about you, and this information is available…

  16. Google to try to overcome Pixel phones’ myriad weaknesses with massive advertising blitz

    Google’s new ‘Pixel’ smartphone is off to a fast marketing start with $3.2 million in television ads…

  17. Google’s slow, shaky, underpowered, overpriced Pixel XL cannot compete with Apple’s iPhone 7 Plus

    Google’s latest effort to show off its vision for ‘Pure Android’ hardware costs the same as Apple’s iPhone 7 Plus…

  18. Think Apple’s iPhone is expensive? Take a look at the price tags on Google’s slow Pixel and Pixel XL phones

    For years the Android fanboy argument has been that the iPhone is too expensive and that Android offers…

  19. Yahoo secretly scanned all customer emails for FBI, NSA, sources say

    Yahoo Inc last year secretly built a custom software program to search all of its customers’ incoming emails…

  20. Edward Snowden: No matter what, do not use Google’s new Allo messenger app

    Google has received much criticism for changes it made to Allo upon its release…

  21. Google to pay $5.5 million for sneaking around Apple’s privacy settings to collect user data

    Perhaps if Google had taken its own ‘don’t be evil’ motto to heart…

  22. Irish probe into Apple privacy policies could affect every Apple device user

    As it gears up for an audit into Apple, Ireland’s Data Protection Commissioner says her office has been strengthened…

  23. Any collection of Apple customer data requires sign-off from ‘privacy czars’

    Unlike Google, Amazon, and Facebook, Apple is loathe to use customer data to deliver targeted advertising…

  24. Cybersecurity researchers: Fitness trackers vulnerable to tracking, privacy breaches – but not Apple Watch

    The Apple Watch received high marks in the study for data security because it is the only model that is impossible to track over the long term….

  25. Apple takes a swing at privacy-tampling, personal data-guzzling rivals like Google

    On numerous occasions over the past year Apple has highlighted key differences between Google and itself when it comes to privacy…

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