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Google celebrates 15 years of its biggest product: You

Google knows more about you than ever before, and you like it that way. How did the popular yet controversial company convince you of its trustworthiness?

By September 26, 2013

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Patriot Act can 'obtain' data in Europe, researchers say

Dutch researchers believe EU data stored on the Web can be obtained by U.S. authorities, despite EU data protection laws.

By December 6, 2012

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Reviving Yahoo: Marissa Mayer's grand challenge

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer says she wants to give Yahoo users "something valuable and delightful that makes them want to come to Yahoo every day." She will need to explain how it will differ from what her predecessors tried to deliver.

By July 18, 2012

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Self-publishing a book: 25 things you need to know

Considering self-publishing a book? CNET's David Carnoy discusses the ins and outs of what it's all about.

By June 13, 2012

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Five ways to avoid being tracked on the Web

Use privacy-enhancing browser add-ons, a DNS-filter service, clear your browser cache and cookies on exit, sign out of services when not in use, and forward Webmail to a pop/imap account. Find out how.

By August 31, 2011

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Google: Map your own neighborhood

The rest of the world has had it for years, and now we get it, too: Google is bringing Map Maker to the U.S.

By April 19, 2011

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YouTube politics: A quest for victory or notoriety?

Many political campaign ads now toe the line between actually trying to win an election and simply trying to get famous. Which is which, and which works?

By October 15, 2010

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How to text without a cell phone

Teens in particular are turning to an app that assigns a real phone number and turns their iPod into a free texting device. Should carriers be worried?

By August 6, 2010

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Five hidden dangers of Facebook (Q&A)

Joan Goodchild, senior editor of CSO (Chief Security Officer) Online, outlines on The Early Show big risks she thinks people should be aware they're taking when they use social network.

By May 8, 2010

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Yahoo adds privacy tool, in time for FTC meetings

"Ad Interest Manager" lets consumers see how much is known about their surfing habits, computers, and personal data. It also offers an opt-out for "interest-based" ads.

By December 7, 2009