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Watchdog backs NSA foreign-spying program

The federal Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board calls the program "effective," but recommends some improvements.

By Jul. 2, 2014

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Facebook asks European watchdogs to look into WhatsApp deal

Facebook wants European competition watchdogs to investigate its $19 billion acquisition of WhatsApp in a bid to head off future antitrust problems.

By May. 28, 2014

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Gov't watchdog calls NSA's call records collection illegal

The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board says that the NSA's collection of bulk phone records should be shut down immediately.

By Jan. 23, 2014

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Australia watchdogs to Apple: Give us two-year warranties

The agreement between Apple and Australian watchdogs falls in line with the country's Australian Consumer Law.

By Dec. 18, 2013

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Google 'spins invisible web' with user data, Dutch watchdog says

Web giant's practice of combining user data from its different services violates data protection law, the agency says.

By Nov. 28, 2013

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China's antitrust watchdog sets sights on Qualcomm

The country's National Development and Reform Commission is so far keeping the details of its investigation confidential.

By Nov. 25, 2013

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Watchdog sets out new rules on kids and in-app purchases

Watchdogs have set out new rules for stopping in-app purchases from tricking kids into racking up huge bills.

By Sep. 26, 2013

Review

Bully Dog WatchDog Economy Monitor

During the course of our testing, the Bully Dog WatchDog proved to be alternately simple enough for a novice to use and complex enough for our car geek tastes. It'll help you boost your fuel economy within reasonable limits, but don't expect it to be an mpg magic bullet.

Feb. 25, 2011

3.5 stars Editors' rating Feb. 25, 2011
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Google needs to fix its privacy policy, U.K. data watchdog says

The U.K. Information Commissioner's Office is the latest to order Google to amend its controversial policy or face a fine.

By Jul. 5, 2013

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Google must change privacy policy, says UK watchdog

Google must change its privacy policy or face the consequences -- so says the UK Information Commissioner's Office.

By Jul. 5, 2013