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Survey: People can't live without high-speed Internet

Broadband Internet topped the list of the technologies that most people say they can't live without, according to a survey from Zogby Interactive.

By December 22, 2010


Do Not Track standards group shoots down advertiser proposal

A W3C working group will proceed with its existing draft standard for governing how browsers tell advertisers that people don't want their online behavior tracked.

By July 16, 2013


Poll: 72 percent of adults back violent-game law

Most adults support the concept behind a California law before the U.S. Supreme Court that bans minors from buying violent or sexually explicit titles, according to a survey.

By September 15, 2010


Infochimps looks to build business based on marketplace for datasets

The early-stage startup has already signed up a couple of interesting clients, and now hopes to find a critical mass of available data to sell.

By September 22, 2009


Study: 'Kids are Alright' when it comes to privacy

A survey commissioned by Truste on the privacy habits of teens and their parents on social networks has mostly good news when it comes to teens are privacy.

By October 18, 2010


Five tips for safe Web shopping

When making online purchases, it pays to know who you're dealing with, what you're getting, and when you're getting it, but beware of unwanted offers and unexpected charges.

By November 25, 2009


Bob Barr: The privacy candidate for president

Former Republican congressman, now a Libertarian candidate for president, is aiming for the pro-privacy geek vote. It may not win the election, but it could disrupt it.

By July 17, 2008


Survey: Social networks not protecting kids' privacy

Three out of four parents surveyed by Common Sense Media feel social networks don't do enough to safeguard their children--who, they say, are probably sharing too much information online.

By October 8, 2010


No need for government Net controls, say U.S. tech workers

Poll of 600 information technology workers, intended to help influence presidential campaign priorities, finds most prefer to let tech preside.

By December 18, 2007