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Steve Jobs revealed blackmail fears, drug use in DOD document

A Defense Department document shows that the late Apple leader admitted to drug use, an arrest for an unpaid traffic ticket, and fears that his daughter might be kidnapped.

By June 11, 2012

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Amazon Web Services gets security OK from Defense Department

The Department of Defense security and compliance blessing means more government agencies can move workloads to AWS.

By March 26, 2014

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Pentagon says it didn't buy 80,000 new BlackBerry phones

Not so fast, BlackBerry investors -- the government now says it did not make any new purchases from the struggling smartphone maker.

By January 23, 2014

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Tech Retrospect: Snowden speaks and Mac turns 30

Miss a few stories this week? We'll get you up to speed with this rundown of all the tech news.

By January 24, 2014

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BlackBerry stock soars on word of Pentagon order

Reports that the Department of Defense chose the device maker's phones caused the company's stock to soar. Meanwhile, it moves forward in selling the majority of its Canadian real estate holdings.

By January 21, 2014

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Snowden foes say NSA leaks endanger troops, help terrorists

Two members of the House Intelligence Committee say a secret Pentagon report shows Edward Snowden's leaking of NSA documents has "tipped off US adversaries." But they don't provide any details.

By January 9, 2014

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BlackBerry CEO: We'll focus on enterprise, BBM in 2014

The latest executive to sit at the top of BlackBerry goes back to the drawing board for what could be the beleaguered phone maker's last grasp at survival.

By December 30, 2013

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NSA job post for 'Civil Liberties & Privacy Officer' goes live

The scandal surrounding the US National Security Agency is no laughing matter, of course. But it's hard not to look for telling lines in the agency's new job listing.

By September 20, 2013

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Windows Phone 8 gets security thumbs-up from US government

Will government security accreditation increase the adoption rates of Microsoft's Windows Phone 8?

By September 18, 2013

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BlackBerry said warming to the idea of going private

The smartphone maker is considering pulling out of the stock market in a bid to ground itself for the coming quarters, Reuters reports.

By August 9, 2013