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How to securely erase a BlackBerry 10 device

Securing your data when selling or returning a device is a must. Here's how to ensure your data is wiped from a BlackBerry 10 device.

By April 30, 2013

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Android still triggers the most mobile malware, says F-Secure

Google's mobile OS gets targeted by 275 out of 277 new malware "families" spotted last quarter by the security specialist.

By April 29, 2014

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Boeing's 'Black' smartphone will deactivate if tampered with

The aerospace and defense company releases a covert spy-phone that can identify attempted disassembly and trigger functions to delete data and software -- therefore, making the device inoperable.

By February 26, 2014

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Fix stalled safe-boot with OS X Mavericks update

The recent OS X 10.9.2 update fixes a persistent Safe Mode bug for some, but there are alternative approaches to this issue for those still affected.

By February 27, 2014

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How to encrypt your Kindle Fire HDX

Beyond just using a PIN code lock screen, Amazon's Kindle Fire HDX and HDX 8.9-inch tablets can also be secured with device encryption.

By February 26, 2014

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Google releases Android Device Manager app

Google's new mobile app lets you manage and secure a lost or stolen phone or tablet from another Android device.

By December 11, 2013

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How to upgrade or replace your PS4's hard drive

Want a bigger hard drive in the PlayStation 4? How about a faster one? Not a problem, it's relatively simple to swap out drives in Sony's latest console. Here's how to do it.

By November 27, 2013

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Essential steps for securing your phone, and what else can be done to foil thieves

As smartphone theft grows, handset owners need to do all they can to secure their devices. Read the steps you can take and find just what else the industry is, and is not, doing.

By November 19, 2013

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Silk Road drug busts multiply, eight new people arrested

A handful of alleged drug dealers that hawked their goods on the online black market bazaar have been arrested in the US, UK, and Sweden.

By October 8, 2013

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Secure your deleted files in OS X

There are a couple of ways to ensure that file contents are irrecoverable when deleting files in OS X.

By October 3, 2013