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​Why you shouldn't be scared by the 'largest data breach' ever

Experts say the reported heist of 1.2 billion account credentials is legit, but caution that for most people there's little they can do -- or should be worried about.

By August 7, 2014

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Senator disputes Aaron Swartz's SOPA, Protect IP role

Senate Judiciary spokeswoman denies that a meeting between a committee aide and the late activist Aaron Swartz led to the creation of the anti-SOPA advocacy group Demand Progress.

By January 22, 2013

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After a year in the grave, can SOPA and Protect IP return?

CNET asked the leaders of the congressional committees that write U.S. copyright law, plus the groups that backed the controversial legislation a year ago, to tell us what will happen next.

By January 18, 2013

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Developer program makes Nest a focal point for the smart home

Nest's Developer Program puts Mercedes, Whirlpool, and other third party developers in touch with your smart thermostat.

By June 23, 2014

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​Comcast vs. Netflix: Is this really about Net neutrality?

Netflix’s disputes with broadband providers, like Comcast, have zip to do with Net neutrality. Here's what you need to know about Net neutrality, and the Internet, to understand why.

By May 15, 2014

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Anonymous isn't synonymous with ominous

[commentary] Just because a site or app lets you post anonymously doesn't mean it's dangerous. There are lots of good uses for these services.

By April 14, 2014

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Heartbleed bug also affects Cisco, Juniper equipment

The major security vulnerability affects networking equipment used to connect to the Web, the companies warn.

By April 10, 2014

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​Yahoo updates methodology in new transparency report

The company changes how it tallies government requests for data in its second transparency report, following tech firm push back over the past year.

By March 27, 2014

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Cut the Rope creator takes aim at King.com "candy" trademark in the EU

Although the Candy Crush developer cancelled its trademark application for the word "candy" in the US, creators in Europe may still come under fire.

By March 25, 2014

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Kickstarter leaving backers to the fire burns everyone

Kickstarter needs to rethink its role as a crowdfunding platform or face its own demise.

By March 24, 2014