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Report says NSA exploited Heartbleed, kept flaw secret -- but agency denies it

A Bloomberg report says the agency knew about the Heartbleed security flaw that's sent sites like Google scrambling to patch their systems -- but it kept it secret and used it to spy. The agency, however, says that's not so.

By April 11, 2014

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Apple signing up new ad agencies to battle Samsung, report says

The rumours follow courtroom-revealed emails that show Apple is worried about Samsung's "in the zone" marketing.

By April 10, 2014

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North Korea names space agency 'NADA,' mimics NASA logo

North Korea's newly named space agency sports the unfortunate acronym "NADA" and features a familiar-looking logo.

By April 2, 2014

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NSA's reported Huawei hack gives glimpse of agency's role in 'cyber Cold War'

The latest report based on leaks by Edward Snowden has it that the NSA hacked into the servers of a Chinese router company that had itself been accused by the US of potentially aiding government espionage.

By March 22, 2014

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Instagram inks its first advertising agency deal

The Facebook-owned entity has hooked a really big fish in the advertising world.

By March 7, 2014

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British spy agency stored Yahoo Webcam images, report says

In what Yahoo called "a whole new level of violation" for users, the GCHQ collected millions of images, many of them sexually explicit.

By February 27, 2014

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Snowden nicked NSA docs with common tool, raising more concern about agency -- report

Edward Snowden used a common Web crawler program to scrape the NSA's systems and grab secret documents, unnamed officials tell The New York Times.

By February 8, 2014

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Google Barge must find a new home, agency says

A California agency says Google doesn't have permission to construct its floating showroom at Treasure Island and must move to an approved location.

By February 3, 2014

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Canadian spy agency said to use airport Wi-Fi to track travelers

Canada's spy agency was able to track airport visitors long after they left the terminal using "game-changing" surveillance technology being developed with the help of the NSA, reports CBC News.

By January 30, 2014

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Obama calls for NSA reforms but defends agency

The president wants changes at the secretive spy agency; Google is working on smart contact lenses; and Samsung's Tizen OS has a setback.

By January 17, 2014