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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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Twitter makes it easier for strangers to send direct messages

The social network now allows users to receive direct messages from other users regardless if they follow each other.

By April 20, 2015

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Twitter launches 'Highlights,' to help users cut through the chaff

The social network's new feature draws from a user's information to provide digests of relevant tweets and keep people from getting overwhelmed. It's currently available for users of Android devices.

By April 23, 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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How to enable Twitter's new Highlights feature on Android

Make sure you never miss an important tweet or conversation, by enabling Highlights.

By April 23, 2015

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Two ways to get Facebook Messenger on your desktop

Desktop and laptops users can access their Facebook messages without the rest of Facebook at Messenger.com, and Mac users can opt for a standalone app.

By April 9, 2015