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Xiaomi makes cloud messaging 'opt-in' amid privacy concerns

Vice President Hugo Barra apologizes after it's revealed the Chinese smartphone maker's iMessage-like service was collecting some user information.

By August 11, 2014

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Yahoo's new search pact with Microsoft includes opt-out clause

Either company will be able to terminate the amended deal on or after October 1, according to a new regulatory filing.

By April 20, 2015

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How to opt out of Verizon's 'supercookie' tracking program

Here's what you can do to prevent the carrier from tracking your mobile activity.

By March 31, 2015

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Chicago schools opt for paper and pencil over online tests

Technically Incorrect: Some schools in the Chicago area decide that the traditional methods of testing kids are more reliable.

By March 2, 2015

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Verizon to let you opt out of 'supercookies'

After complaints from privacy advocates, Verizon will allow users to turn off so-called supercookies that can track online behavior.

By January 30, 2015

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Soon for Hulu, it's Showtime. For you, it's a discount

Hulu, the site for streaming next-day television online, will bundle an online subscription to premium cable network Showtime -- and you get a cut on the combined price if you opt for both.

By June 23, 2015

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Feds make it even harder for telemarketers to annoy you

The FCC adopts new rules that make it more difficult for companies to send consumers unwanted messages and easier for consumers to block or opt out of marketing messages.

By June 18, 2015

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Opt-in to Google's Account Chooser for easier multiple account log-ins

Google updates its multiple account sign in feature to make the log-in process more streamlined.

By August 13, 2012

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Microsoft to bring Outlook.com, Outlook closer together

Thanks to a bunch of new features and back-end platform changes coming to Outlook.com webmail, users won't see much difference between the two products.

By May 21, 2015

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Google to let you buy products through mobile search, report says

The search giant is reportedly adding a "buy" button to some search results on its smartphone app -- in an effort to keep users from going to competing services.

By May 15, 2015