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Privacy push means free encryption for websites

Secure network connections protect people against snooping and criminals, but it's a hassle for websites. Mozilla, Cisco, the Electronic Frontier Foundation and others want to change that.

By 19 November 2014

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Facebook simplifies privacy, launches Places

The social network attempts to make privacy settings easier while also launching a Yelp-like guide. Meanwhile, Sony reveals PlayStation Vue and YouTube jumps into paid streaming with Music Key.

By 14 November 2014

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Privacy, piracy and PlayStation in Girt by CNET Podcast 06

In this week's Girt by CNET, we cover Telstra's real-time data alerts, iiNet's ongoing legal battle with Dallas Buyers Club, just how much Aussies are willing to pay for legal downloads and NBN Co's new position on Fibre to the Home.

By 14 November 2014

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Facebook simplifies privacy, launches Places

The social network attempts to make privacy settings easier while also launching a Yelp-like guide. Meanwhile, Sony reveals PlayStation Vue and YouTube jumps into paid streaming with Music Key.

By 14 November 2014

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Facebook gets down to Privacy Basics for simplicity's sake

The giant social network refreshes its data policy to make it shorter and less complicated, leading the way with a new how-to and tips guide.

By 14 November 2014

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Samaritans Radar depression app raises Twitter privacy concerns

A newly launched app by a UK suicide prevention charity is raising massive privacy concerns by monitoring Twitter accounts without user consent.

By 4 November 2014

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How Google tricks itself to protect Chrome user privacy

An open-source project called Rappor uses randomly muddled data to let Google gather information about people's software usage while keeping individuals' behavior private.

By 1 November 2014

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Apple CEO had 'very open' talks with China on privacy, security

Tim Cook met with a Chinese official to talk online security amid allegations that the country tried to hack Apple's iCloud service.

By 25 October 2014

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Use Tinfoil for Facebook to protect your privacy on Android

Skip the official apps for Facebook and check out this privacy-focused one instead.

By 18 October 2014

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KakaoTalk tries to rebuild image after privacy flap

The Korean messaging app promises to reduce how long messages are stored and to add end-to-end encryption in an effort to appease worried users.

By 15 October 2014