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NYPD used Stingrays over 1,000 times since 2008
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NYPD used Stingrays over 1,000 times since 2008

There's no written policy to guide use of the cellphone trackers, either.

By B. Steele,  18h ago
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02.11.16
ISIS help desk tells jihadis how to hide from authorities
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ISIS help desk tells jihadis how to hide from authorities

Its purpose is to help members avoid Western surveillance.

By M. Moon,   02.11.16
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02.10.16
Hiker with head-mounted cameras taught drones to fly through forests
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Hiker with head-mounted cameras taught drones to fly through forests

Swiss researchers want to replace search parties with artificially intelligent ranger drones.

By D. Cooper,   02.10.16
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02.10.16
IRS says identity thieves nabbed 100,000 income tax e-file PINs
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IRS says identity thieves nabbed 100,000 income tax e-file PINs

Right in the middle of tax season.

By B. Steele,   02.10.16
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02.09.16
Prep for the debates and primaries with Engadget's election guide
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Prep for the debates and primaries with Engadget's election guide

New Hampshire votes tonight, and both parties will hold debates before the week is out.

By T. O'Brien,   02.09.16
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02.09.16
Obama's last budget calls for better infrastructure, cybersecurity
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Obama's last budget calls for better infrastructure, cybersecurity

Think of it as a $4.1 trillion last hurrah.

By C. Velazco,   02.09.16
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02.09.16
Gmail gets visual cues to alert you to suspect emails
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Gmail gets visual cues to alert you to suspect emails

Get 2GB of free Drive space for performing a security check, too.

By B. Steele,   02.09.16
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