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Secure SMS app Wickr finally hits Android

Wickr's flavor of secure text messaging, protected in part by the encryption technique called Perfect Forward Secrecy, lands on Android in a new beta.

By September 16, 2013

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How to respond to a data-breach notification

When a company contacts you about a potential loss of your personal data to hackers, you may be left wondering what information was stolen and the potential consequences.

By August 20, 2013

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Google Helpouts uses online video for teachable moments

The company is using Google+ Hangouts to connect customers to experts for one-on-one teaching sessions.

By November 4, 2013

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Microsoft touts Office 365 buyers that dumped Google Apps

On the eve of the Google I/O conference, Microsoft picks a loud fight with Google over online office suites.

By May 13, 2013

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New health site lets the crowd rate treatment effectiveness

CureCrowd aggregates the experiences of others by letting them score the usefulness of various treatments from 0 (no help) to 4 (cured).

By March 13, 2014

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New telemedicine tech maintains patient privacy

Telemedicine -- when patients visit doctors over video chat -- is becoming more popular. But there are challenges for the tech providers in keeping patient information confidential. CNET's Kara Tsuboi profiles one Silicon Valley firm that's working to keep things private.

By March 21, 2013

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New privacy guidelines for e-health records announced

As President-elect Obama calls for widespread adoption of e-medical records, the Department of Health and Human Services is offering more privacy guidelines for them.

By December 17, 2008

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Intel shows off personal cloud for consumers, small business

Intel is diving into the personal cloud storage space with a new Atom-based platform targeted towards both consumers and small businesses.

By October 5, 2012

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DHS: U.S. health care records are the target of foreign hackers

U.S. health care records come under attack just as HIPAA compliance rules are announced.

By February 26, 2008

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How to know when your private data is lost or stolen

Don't wait until a collection agency is dunning you for payment of an account a crook opened using your stolen identity. To reduce the risk, monitor all your financial accounts for unauthorized purchases or transfers.

By November 8, 2011