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12.01.15
IRS promises to get a search warrant before spying on cellphones
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IRS promises to get a search warrant before spying on cellphones

IRS Commissioner John Koskinen says his agency will comply with the DOJ's new rules.

By J. Conditt,   12.01.15
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10.29.15
US won't stop the NSA's mass phone spying before a ban kicks in
10.29.15

US won't stop the NSA's mass phone spying before a ban kicks in

An appeals court won't overturn Congress' decision to let the NSA collect bulk phone data until that program winds down.

By J. Fingas,   10.29.15
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10.21.15
New DHS policy demands warrants before deploying Stingrays
10.21.15

New DHS policy demands warrants before deploying Stingrays

DHS officials will have to have signed warrant before deploying the cell tower impersonation devices.

By A. Tarantola,   10.21.15
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10.13.15
Sprint's delivery service arrives in Las Vegas and six other cities
10.13.15

Sprint's delivery service arrives in Las Vegas and six other cities

Sprint's Direct 2 You delivery and setup service is heading to Charlotte, Cincinnati, Las Vegas, Nashville, New Orleans, Pittsburgh and Salt Lake City.

By B. Steele,   10.13.15
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10.12.15
Teen texting can be just as compulsive as gambling
10.12.15

Teen texting can be just as compulsive as gambling

A study shows that teen text messaging may produce the same compulsive behavior that you see in gamblers.

By J. Fingas,   10.12.15
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10.06.15
Microsoft's 5.7-inch Lumia 950 XL is liquid cooled and $649
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10.06.15

Microsoft's 5.7-inch Lumia 950 XL is liquid cooled and $649

Microsoft details the new Lumia 950 XL running Windows 10.

By B. Steele,   10.06.15
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09.30.15
Sprint's unlimited data plan increases to $70 a month on October 16th
09.30.15

Sprint's unlimited data plan increases to $70 a month on October 16th

Sprint's unlimited data is getting more expensive in a couple of weeks.

By B. Steele,   09.30.15
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09.27.15
Investigators can't make you give up your work phone's passcode
09.27.15

Investigators can't make you give up your work phone's passcode

A Pennsylvania Judge has ruled that the government can't make you unlock your phone when only you know the passcode.

By J. Fingas,   09.27.15
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09.26.15
Sprint thinks its existing wireless spectrum is enough
09.26.15

Sprint thinks its existing wireless spectrum is enough

Sprint thinks it has enough wireless frequencies, thank you very much.

By J. Fingas,   09.26.15
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