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Apple's environmental chief to now head all social policy programs

In a sign that Apple is aiming to expand its voice on social issues, Lisa Jackson is promoted to the company's first vice president of environment, policy and social initiatives.

By June 23, 2015


U.S. tells Russia that Snowden won't face death penalty

In a letter to Russia, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder also says Edward Snowden would receive the full protection of the U.S. civilian court.

By July 26, 2013


Lord of the Paranoids: New Yahoo security exec on protecting a billion-plus accounts

Bob Lord, Yahoo's new security chief, will lead a team called the Paranoids. Like all security executives, he has a tough job.

By November 21, 2015


NSA Senate oversight bill may handcuff U.S. companies

Proposal that supposedly increases oversight of the National Security Agency instead could hinder companies trying to challenge warrantless demands for their confidential customer data.

By July 9, 2013


U.S. report: FCC's cell phone radiation guidelines outdated

Cell phone usage changes, and new research could affect cell phone exposure limits, says a report by the Government Accountability Office.

By August 7, 2012


Lego's anti-Lego slippers have extra foot padding for protection

Soothe your tender feet this holiday season with a pair of Lego-branded slippers designed to cushion the bite from stepping on plastic bricks.

By November 16, 2015


Snowden breaks silence in statements blasting U.S.

NSA whistleblower thanks the Ecuadorian government for arranging passage to Russia and says he remains committed to publishing information about PRISM.

By July 1, 2013


Volkswagen says it has fix for Audi's six-cylinder diesel engines

Automaker says revision will fix issues related to emissions software installed on the luxury brand's six-cylinder diesel engines.

By November 24, 2015


New credit cards aim to protect consumers, banks from hackers

A chip implanted in new cards is designed to stop cybercrime. Starting Thursday, stores that haven't upgraded their card-reading terminals will be on the hook for fraudulent charges.

By September 30, 2015


Apple: Here's how we try to protect your privacy

An updated privacy page from the iPhone maker details how it tries to safeguard your privacy with each of its offerings, from Apple Pay to iCloud.

By September 29, 2015