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Amnesty anti-spyware app tells you if the government is watching you

Privacy campaigners have developed an app that scans your computer for surveillance spyware.

By 20 November 2014

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I don't use anti-virus software. Am I nuts?

Maybe I'm courting disaster, but my cheapskate approach to security has paid off so far. Here's my secret.

By 25 June 2014

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Confessions of a smartphone thief

Almost 2 billion people around the world use smartphones -- typically worth hundreds of dollars a pop on the black market. A former smartphone thief explains their allure to street criminals.

By 25 November 2014

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iMessage spam deluge traced to knock-offs in China

Text message spam is best ignored, but when a security researcher followed a trail of deception laid out on Apple's iMessage he became the proud owner of cheap designer accessories from China.

By 24 October 2014

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Apple fields iPad Air 2 to breathe new life into tablet sales

The tablet industry's slowing sales have hit Apple's results. Can the company's newest device reverse that trend?

By 17 October 2014

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My five favorite free Windows utilities

Whenever I set up a new PC, these are the first programs I install.

By 16 October 2014

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iPad's moment of truth? Apple looks to new Air to reverse tablet slide

Apple, which will show off its newest iPad on Thursday, has to wrestle with the truth that consumers just aren't buying tablets as frequently as smartphones.

By 15 October 2014

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Apple's Oct. 16 event: Here's what we expect

New iPads and Macs, as well as an official launch of the OS X Yosemite computer operating system, should show up at Apple's event this week.

By 12 October 2014

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Google rivals get help with antitrust campaign -- from Google

As European regulators ponder Google's fate in a probe into the search giant's business practices, a Yelp-led group of competitors takes to the company's Chrome store to make a point.

By 10 October 2014

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Meet Matchstick, Mozilla's $25 Chromecast alternative

Is the world big enough for another streaming Internet dongle? Mozilla and Matchstick sure hope so, as they announce the first Firefox OS device that's not a smartphone.

By 30 September 2014