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Tech privacy policies need an overhaul, regulators say

The heads of two federal agencies that regulate cybersecurity said during interviews at CES that technology companies need to do more to protect consumers' personal information.

By January 6, 2016

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Google Lunar XPrize

Eighteen teams are in a race to get to the moon, with a $30 million payoff. It's the Google Lunar XPrize, and we're giving you an inside look at how the teams are preparing for lift-off.

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Google to change privacy policy following UK probe

The search giant has signed an agreement promising to tweak how it gathers personal data from users in Britain.

By January 30, 2015

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Spotify 'sorry' for creepy-sounding privacy policy

The streaming-music service explains the reasoning behind the fine print, Google Photos gets nostalgic, and Final Fantasy VII comes to iOS.

By August 21, 2015

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Google makes it easier to control your personal data and privacy

With the new "About me" page, you can view and control what other people see about you across Google's various services.

By November 11, 2015

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Uber updates privacy policy, but can still track users

The ride-hailing service revises its privacy policies to be "easier to understand," but it also mentions it can access passengers' location data even when they're not actively using the app.

By May 29, 2015

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Google Glass goes dark on social media

Google is known to be working on a new smart-specs project, but it looks like it won't bear the Glass moniker.

By January 27, 2016

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Feel the Force with Google's Star Wars app themes

Too much Star Wars? Never! Google sneaks Star Wars characters into its apps and services. Meanwhile, Yahoo blocks ad blockers, and LG kills the Urbane 2 smartwatch just days after it went on sale.

By November 23, 2015

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Law enforcement's encryption claims overblown, study finds

The surge in Internet-connected devices will offer ample new surveillance opportunities, according to a Harvard study.

By February 1, 2016

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Google privacy policy lawsuit to forge ahead, judge rules

A federal judge rejects the tech giant's attempt to dismiss a suit that accuses it of violating users' rights with changes to its privacy policy.

By July 22, 2014

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Google car gets pulled over, Snapchat charges for filters

Even self-driving cars get stopped by cops, in this case for going too slow. Meanwhile, Snapchat begins charging for silly selfie lens filters.

By November 13, 2015