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Staying safe on public Wi-Fi

Free public Wi-Fi is incredibly convenient, but security can be an issue. Here's how to minimize the risk, whether you use a laptop, smartphone, or tablet.

By 21 August 2014

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Tips to stay safe on public Wi-Fi

When you're away from home or work, free public Wi-Fi is incredibly convenient. But you do need to protect yourself -- here are some pointers on what you need to know.

By 20 August 2014

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Google seeks public opinion on 'right to be forgotten'

The search giant wants people to chime in on a European ruling requiring it to remove search result links in response to individual requests. Will it help the debate?

By 31 July 2014

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Matt Cutts, a public face of Google, takes leave of absence

A man who brought a human touch to Google's mysterious search algorithms is gone until at least October. Others will fill in to prevent schemes to promote particular sites within search results.

By 4 July 2014

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Sony curved image sensor gets first public photo

A production photo of the chip announced last April reveals it's close to reality.

By 14 June 2014

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Amazon to launch mystery product with public spectacle

The e-commerce company invited customers to compete for the chance to join CEO Jeff Bezos at a new product event. Best bet: It's a new Amazon smartphone.

By 5 June 2014

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This might make you think twice about taking a call in public

Think public space is yours for talking loudly on your phone? Some folks in Beverly Hills, Calif., did, so a prankster hilariously crashed their gabfest.

By 30 May 2014

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Leap Motion controller aims for better finger-tracking with version 2 software public beta

Better hand sensing and improved software is now available for developers to try in a free beta: Leap Motion's video shows the possibilities.

By 29 May 2014

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Google Maps adds 17K routes to UK public transport data

The tech giant amps up transportation data from England, Wales, Scotland, Vancouver, Chicago, and major cities in Brazil.

By 14 May 2014

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Google Glass Explorer program finally opens to public

After many months of hype, now anyone can pay $1,500 to be threatened by surly Luddite pub patrons.

By 14 May 2014