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Hacking Whac-A-Mole

Facebook asks for user opinion on privacy policy, Skype lets you make international calls for the price of local ones, and a man is arrested for allegedly planting viruses in arcade games.

By Feb. 28, 2011

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Hacking Whac-A-Mole

Facebook asks for user opinion on privacy policy, Skype lets you make international calls for the price of local ones, and a man is arrested for allegedly planting viruses in arcade games.

By Feb. 28, 2011

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Two new remote Webcams: Mole and Vue

One is small and simple but fails as a security camera; the other is big and ugly but does it all.

By Nov. 10, 2009

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U.S. 'not winning' war with hackers, says FBI bigwig

Shawn Henry, executive assistant director at the FBI, says that the current methods used to stop hacking are "unsustainable."

By Mar. 28, 2012

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'Obama Basher' an antidote to smart political debate

RageGage anger-relief device now comes in a presidential theme so angry Americans can virtually bash the president without the risk of being tackled by the Secret Service.

By Aug. 11, 2011

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Regulators shut down global PC 'tech support' scam

The FTC announces a crackdown on a massive international computer tech support scam that allegedly swindled tens of thousands of consumers in six countries.

By Oct. 3, 2012

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Is this how gamers will use Apple's iPad?

A piece of footage showing a gamer playing Warcraft III multitouch makes you imagine the possibilities for the iPad as a gaming device.

By Feb. 2, 2010

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Four security trends defined 2012, will impact 2013

Mobile and Mac malware burbles noxiously, data breaches and data mining will cause more havoc with your privacy, and the Web will continue to suffer the ignominy of poorly-written, Swiss-cheesed code as security experts predict lessons from 2012 go unlearned in 2013.

By Dec. 20, 2012

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Researchers sequence cancer-resistant rodent's DNA

Humans might benefit from better understanding the naked mole-rat, which boasts a lack-of-pain sensation in its skin, and resistance to both aging and disease.

By Jul. 5, 2011

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Yes, online ripoffs are rife. So now what?

New report from Attributor finds that viewership of online content is 1.5 times bigger on sites that repost without permission.

By Nov. 13, 2008