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'FREAK' security flaw left Apple, Android users exposed

Apple and Google working on fixes for the decade-old flaw, which researchers blamed on an abandoned US policy on encryption.

By March 3, 2015

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Microsoft Windows vulnerable to 'FREAK' encryption flaw too

Previously thought limited to Apple and Google browsers, the flaw leaves communications between affected users and websites open to interception.

By March 5, 2015

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Microsoft co-founder says he's found sunken WWII battleship

Technically Incorrect: Paul Allen says he's used high-tech methods to locate the Musashi, which was considered an "engineering marvel" and was sunk by US warplanes in 1944.

By March 4, 2015

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Fright at the museum: Selfie sticks banned at the Smithsonian

Technically Incorrect: Citing safety concerns, the Smithsonian goes draconian on the world's latest essential gadget.

By March 3, 2015

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Google reverses ban on explicit Blogger content

The tech giant makes a hasty U-turn on its decision to ban sexually explicit content from Blogger blogs.

By February 27, 2015

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Uber rides back to New Delhi after temporary ban

Uber says that it has applied for a taxi fleet license and will only work with drivers who have had "re-verification" of their police clearance to improve rider safety.

By January 23, 2015

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Marriott removes ban on personal Wi-Fi networks in hotels

In light of customer protests, Marriott stops blocking personal hot spots, but continues to seek guidance from FCC on how to maintain Internet security at hotels.

By January 15, 2015

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Ban encrypted messages? Why UK prime minister's plan won't work

David Cameron faces criticism for vowing to target encrypted messaging apps, and President Obama stirs up privacy concerns with his latest plan to fight cybercrime.

By January 13, 2015

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Rival soccer clubs agree on this: Selfie sticks are banned

Technically Incorrect: Spurs and Arsenal, two London clubs, decide that the selfie stick is one tech insanity too far.

By January 8, 2015

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Reddit clamps down on 'involuntary pornography'

A privacy update means people whose private photos have been posted on Reddit without their consent can have them removed.

By February 25, 2015