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Friday, Apr 18, 2014 at 3:46 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Stalk People with Facebook's "Nearby Friends"

Stalk People with Facebook's

Facebook released its "Nearby Friends" feature so now users can be notified when friends are physically nearby. Read »

Thursday, Feb 27, 2014 at 12:19 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Blackphone: The More Private Smartphone

Blackphone: The More Private Smartphone

A handset, dubbed the Blackphone, is being touted as the pro-privacy smartphone. Read »

Friday, Jan 31, 2014 at 4:37 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Facebook Tells Advertisers Where You Spend Money

Facebook Tells Advertisers Where You Spend Money

Facebook gives advertisers information on what brick-and-mortar stores its users patronize. Read »

Thursday, Nov 14, 2013 at 3:20 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Facebook Has Less Privacy . . . Again

Facebook Has Less Privacy . . . Again

A report suggests you may want to research Facebook's latest privacy changes and learn how to protect your information. Read »

Thursday, Oct 17, 2013 at 11:11 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

How to Opt Out of Google Ads

How to Opt Out of Google Ads

Google announced it would show users' names, photos and comments in ads across the Web, but there's a way to opt out. Read »

Wednesday, Oct 16, 2013 at 9:39 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg to Schmooze FTC Commissioner

Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg to Schmooze FTC Commissioner

Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg will meet with a Federal Trade Commission member while the agency decides whether to investigate the social network for privacy violations. Read »

Wednesday, Oct 2, 2013 at 9:39 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Accused of Wiretapping

Google Accused of Wiretapping

Google is accused of wiretapping, or gathering data about its users through Gmail and Street View, to show users related ads. Read »

Monday, Sep 23, 2013 at 9:01 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

'Virtual Identity Suicide' Vs. Facebook

'Virtual Identity Suicide' Vs. Facebook

A study says that Facebook users are choosing "virtual identity suicide" to ensure privacy. Read »

Thursday, Sep 5, 2013 at 12:43 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Majority Give Up On Online Anonymity

Majority Give Up On Online Anonymity

According to a new survey many people have tried to hide their identity online, but the majority realize that it's probably impossible. Read »

Tuesday, Sep 3, 2013 at 8:15 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

A Startup Where You Sell Your Own Data

A Startup Where You Sell Your Own Data

With social networks selling information about users to third parties, such as Facebook, a new startup lets users sell their own demographics for cash. Read »

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