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11.28.13
US judge throws out Apple location-tracking lawsuit
11.28.13

US judge throws out Apple location-tracking lawsuit

Remember all the fuss a couple years ago about Apple storing your location data from iPhone 4 hand...

By S. Dent,   11.28.13
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10.02.13
Secret NSA project gathered American cellphone location data
10.02.13

Secret NSA project gathered American cellphone location data

The NSA's been rather busy over the past few years, tracking everything from your emails to phone ca...

By C. Trout,   10.02.13
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07.31.13
Federal appeals court rules search warrants not needed to seize cellphone records
07.31.13

Federal appeals court rules search warrants not needed to seize cellphone records

Cast your memory back to 2011 and you may remember a Texas judge ruling that the seizure of cellph...

By A. Santos,   07.31.13
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11.17.11
Verizon begins collecting user data for targeted ads, is kind enough to offer 'opt-out' escape route
11.17.11

Verizon begins collecting user data for targeted ads, is kind enough to offer 'opt-out' escape route

Verizon still wants to collect your personal information, but it'll understand if you decide to...

By A. Toor,   11.17.11
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10.25.11
Sprint issues OTA fix for HTC Android handset vulnerability
10.25.11

Sprint issues OTA fix for HTC Android handset vulnerability

Earlier this month, we found out that after a software update HTC's Android handsets had a seriou...

By M. Gorman,   10.25.11
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10.04.11
HTC confirms security hole, says patch is incoming
10.04.11

HTC confirms security hole, says patch is incoming

HTC held true to its promise to look into the security vulnerability that surfaced over the weeke...

By S. Buckley,   10.04.11
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10.03.11
Mango kills Microsoft's always-on location tracking, makes good on letter to House of Representatives
10.03.11

Mango kills Microsoft's always-on location tracking, makes good on letter to House of Representatives

Remember all that iPhone tracking hubbub back in April? Sure you do -- you probably also recall A...

By S. Buckley,   10.03.11
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10.02.11
HTC security vulnerability said to leak phone numbers, GPS data, and more, HTC responds (video)
10.02.11

HTC security vulnerability said to leak phone numbers, GPS data, and more, HTC responds (video)

The folks at Android Police seem to have stumbled across a rather jarring security vulnerabil...

By S. Buckley,   10.02.11
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08.23.11
New York judge denies government warrant for Verizon location data
08.23.11

New York judge denies government warrant for Verizon location data

Beating the man at his own game on Monday, a federal judge from the Eastern District of New York...

By L. Leavitt,   08.23.11
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