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How to 'Pin' apps in Android 5.0 Lollipop

You can lock your device to a single app with a new feature in Lollipop called Screen Pinning.

By November 3, 2014

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Nintendo makes surprise profit, pins holiday hopes on Smash Bros

The Japanese game-maker says that weaker local currency helped it post the unexpected profit, but hopes new games and products will make for a successful Christmas period.

By October 29, 2014

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AT&T warns 1,600 customers of data breach

An employee failed to follow the company's privacy policy and obtained some customer information, AT&T says.

By October 7, 2014

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​Why you shouldn't be scared by the 'largest data breach' ever

Experts say the reported heist of 1.2 billion account credentials is legit, but caution that for most people there's little they can do -- or should be worried about.

By August 7, 2014

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The credit card data breaches of 2014

This year more than ever, retailers struggled with data breaches that exposed customer information including credit cards.

7 Images By September 8, 2014

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Home Depot confirms suspected customer data breach

Anyone who shopped at a Home Depot store with a payment card since April may be exposed to the hack, the home improvement retailer says.

By September 8, 2014

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Hackers breach Healthcare.gov, but no personal data stolen

Hackers infiltrated the US government's healthcare portal, but did not steal any data uploaded by customers.

By September 4, 2014

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Facebook sees 24% uptick in government requests for user data

During the first half of the year, the social network received 15,433 requests for data in the US alone.

By November 4, 2014

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Google endorses a simpler way to secure your data

Even the strongest passwords can be hacked, which is why Google urges users to adopt two-step authentication. A new USB drive makes it easier for users to safeguard their data.

By October 21, 2014

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Chips promise more security for credit cards, but signature still required

Safer, chip-enabled credit cards are coming to the US before the end of 2015, but it will be years before tougher, PIN-based security will be used nationwide.

By November 17, 2014