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Confessions of a smartphone thief

Almost 2 billion people around the world use smartphones -- typically worth hundreds of dollars a pop on the black market. A former smartphone thief explains their allure to street criminals.

By November 24, 2014

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How to protect your credit card online

Keep your credit card details away from prying eyes and avoid fraudulent transactions with these tips for shopping online.

By November 24, 2014

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Protect your privacy online

This week we show you how to remove personal data that can be found online, how to completely get rid of your Facebook account and how to disable geotagging when you take and share photos.

By October 6, 2014

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Apple updates App Guidelines with eye on children's privacy

The latest changes to the App Review Guidelines caution against collecting certain information from kids.

By August 15, 2013

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Microsoft drops AT&T Lumia 635 smartphone to $39 -- off contract

The only catch? The phone is currently out of stock online, though Microsoft promises it will be available for Black Friday.

By November 25, 2014

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Monitors buying guide

If you're in the market for a monitor, CNET's buying guide will set you on the right path.

By November 22, 2013

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White House panel calls for big data reforms to protect privacy

New legislation is necessary to prevent discrimination and protect civil rights, says review panel commissioned by President Obama.

By May 1, 2014

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How Google tricks itself to protect Chrome user privacy

An open-source project called Rappor uses randomly muddled data to let Google gather information about people's software usage while keeping individuals' behavior private.

By October 31, 2014

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These smart clothes know how big your hips are

LikeAGlove smart garments act like high-tech personal shopping assistants, checking your measurements and finding you clothes that fit.

By November 21, 2014

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Samaritans Radar depression app raises Twitter privacy concerns

A newly launched app by a UK suicide prevention charity is raising massive privacy concerns by monitoring Twitter accounts without user consent.

By November 3, 2014