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iOS 8’s One More Thing: It Prevents Apple from Complying With Search Warrants - By Margaret Hartmann September 18, 2014 2:26 a.m.

Apple knows nobody read the new terms and conditions while they were installing iOS 8, so on Wednesday night they announced an important new feature we missed: Apple has changed the way its encryption works to make it  284 more words

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Middle-School Dropout Codes Clever Chat Program That Foils NSA Spying - BY KIM ZETTER 09.17.14 | 6:30 AM

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The National Security Agency has some of the brightest minds working on its sophisticated surveillance programs, including its metadata collection efforts. But a new chat program designed by a middle-school dropout in his spare time may turn out to be one of the best solutions to thwart those efforts. 496 more words

Tech

Not By "Any Manner" Of Means: Securing Cyber-Crime Coverage After Zurich v. Sony

Much has been written about the New York Supreme Court’s landmark ruling in Zurich American Insurance Co. v. Sony Corp., Index. No. 651982/2011 (N.Y. Supr. 930 more words

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Advertising and technology | Stalkers, Inc. - The Economist Sep 13th 2014

THE potent combination of three-martini lunches and creative genius in “Mad Men”, a television show about 1960s Madison Avenue, is a fair representation of the advertising industry’s past. 220 more words

Consumer

Privacy in spotlight as Apple unveils new products - By ASHLEY GOLD and KATY BACHMAN | 9/9/14 1:41 PM EDT Updated: 9/9/14 10:21 PM EDT

A week after the nude celebrity photo hack, Apple launched new products focused on mobile payments and health and fitness with an underlying message: Trust us. 360 more words

Lifestyle

7 Netflix Hacks That Every Binge-Watcher Needs To Know - By Bill Bradley Posted: 09/06/2014 1:00 pm EDT Updated: 09/07/2014 6:59 am EDT

Back in olden times before Netflix, you had to wait days, even weeks, between episodes of your favorite show, and it was terrible. Then the streaming service came along and changed everything. 314 more words

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Hack attacks spur calls for cyber insurance - By Julian Hattem - 09/06/14 07:21 PM EDT

Lawmakers have been unable to pass legislation to deal with the stream of hacks at major stores and websites, but the government may be able to do some good by helping out the insurance market. 164 more words

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