Data security

10.12.14
Keeping your digital life safe in the age of surveillance
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10.12.14

Keeping your digital life safe in the age of surveillance

Like it or not, people are after your data. Whether it's for advertising, national security or oth...

By J. Turi,   10.12.14
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11.06.12
Lessons from Sandy: CrashPlan and the importance of off-site backup
11.06.12

Lessons from Sandy: CrashPlan and the importance of off-site backup

When disaster happens, you want to make sure your data is safe. The reality of Hurricane Sandy de...

By E. Sadun,   11.06.12
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03.22.12
Daily Update for March 22, 2012
03.22.12

Daily Update for March 22, 2012

It's the TUAW Daily Update, your source for Apple news in a convenient audio format. You'll get...

By S. Sande,   03.22.12
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01.26.12
Vlingo co-founder explains data-collection issues
01.26.12

Vlingo co-founder explains data-collection issues

With Carrier IQ and O2's most recent data-snooping, people's vigilance about what information cellp...

By D. Cooper,   01.26.12
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04.13.11
Toshiba's Wipe HDDs render data useless when you get online in a strange place
04.13.11

Toshiba's Wipe HDDs render data useless when you get online in a strange place

Self-encrypting drives are hardly new, but that doesn't mean researchers aren't still looking for wa...

By D. Wollman,   04.13.11
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02.28.11
Sprint's Total Equipment Protection app searches out lost Androids and BlackBerrys
02.28.11

Sprint's Total Equipment Protection app searches out lost Androids and BlackBerrys

Joining AT&T and Verizon in offering some software-based data security for owners of its handse...

By Vlad Savov,   02.28.11
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01.18.11
Two arrested for iPad security breach
01.18.11

Two arrested for iPad security breach

Two arrests have been made connected to the security breach that exposed thousands of iPad users' em...

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10.08.10
UAE says BlackBerry is now compliant with regulations, free to rock on
10.08.10

UAE says BlackBerry is now compliant with regulations, free to rock on

The latest thrilling installment in BlackBerry's Middle East saga has turned out not to be so thril...

By Vlad Savov,   10.08.10
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08.07.10
RIM averts Saudi Arabia's BlackBerry messaging ban, negotiates surrender (update: 48-hour ultimatum)
08.07.10

RIM averts Saudi Arabia's BlackBerry messaging ban, negotiates surrender (update: 48-hour ultimatum)

It took two long years for India to (allegedly) tap BlackBerry traffic, but Saudi Arabia may not h...

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