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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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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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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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David Cameron considering 'opt-in' online policy

The PM is considering introducing filters that block adult content online by default.

By May 5, 2012

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Porn filters need to be improved and possibly opt-in say MPs

A parliamentary inquiry has concluded that better measures are needed to filter out adult content on the Internet.

By April 18, 2012

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Block ads from appearing in apps on your Samsung Smart TV

CNET's Dan Graziano shows you how to opt-out of app advertisements on select SmartTV models.

By February 19, 2015

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How to block in-app ads on your Samsung Smart TV

Reports have surfaced that claim Samsung placed advertisements inside of some Smart TV apps. Here's how you can opt out of future ads.

By February 19, 2015

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​Visa says new app will cut credit-card travel troubles

Fraud detection systems can lock accounts when people travel, but location-sensing smartphone software now can help approve a legitimate transaction.

By February 13, 2015

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iPhone thefts get walloped by kill feature, officials say

Thefts of Apple's smartphone have plummeted in San Francisco, New York and London following the debut of the company's Activation Lock feature in fall 2013.

By February 11, 2015