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Student brilliantly mocks prof's strict no-phone policy

At one Grand Rapids, Mich., college, an economics professor insists that if a phone rings, students have to answer on speaker. Then came April 1.

By Apr. 7, 2014

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Microsoft changes policy in wake of Hotmail snooping

Microsoft's general counsel announces changes to its Web mail terms of service, promising that it won't read its users' email even when they're suspected of trafficking in stolen Microsoft property.

By Mar. 28, 2014

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Apple chops iPhone return policy to 14 days

The Cupertino, Calif.-based company has shortened the window from 30 days, bringing it in line with return policies from carriers.

By Mar. 12, 2014

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Facebook's proposed privacy policy changes face FTC review

Agency asked to review whether social network's proposed changes violate a 2011 settlement agreement.

By Sep. 11, 2013

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Microsoft revises privacy policy in wake of Hotmail search case

Blowback in handling of corporate espionage case forces Microsoft to promise stronger policies protecting privacy of Hotmail account holders.

By Mar. 21, 2014

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Facebook deletes controversial privacy policy language

The social network amends its privacy policy by taking out a line related to teen users and advertising.

By Nov. 15, 2013

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Facebook's privacy policy won't be finalized for another week

The social network has faced backlash over language changes to its privacy policy during a review period. Does this mean it'll do some more wordsmithing?

By Sep. 5, 2013

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Petition urging Twitter to rethink new blocking policy takes off

A Change.org petition arguing that Twitter's new policy enables stalkers has gotten nearly 600 signatories in less than an hour.

By Dec. 12, 2013

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Change to Twitter's blocking policy has users up in arms

Blocking someone used to mean that they could no longer follow you. But now it means you can't see their Twitter activity, but they can see yours.

By Dec. 12, 2013

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Facebook faces criticism over its privacy policy

On the heels of a lawsuit settlement over user privacy, several advocacy groups complain to the FTC that the social network uses people's data for advertising without explicit consent.

By Sep. 4, 2013