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“They don’t see what I see”: Why FBI’s claim against North Korea is so dubious

<b>James Comey (AP/Jose Luis Magana)</b><p>Is NK really the Sony hacker? Numerous tech security experts question it — and given U.S. history, you should too<p>Matthew Rozsa<p>January 12, 2015 11:58am (UTC)<p>Whether he realizes it or not, James Comey, director of the Federal Bureau of Investigations, has made a …

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FBI oversaw NSA's email surveillance program, report reveals

Declassified study sheds new light on the bureau's surveillance activities, but much remains redacted<p>The FBI has been conducting oversight of the NSA's email surveillance program, according to a declassified Justice Department report obtained by <i>The New York Times</i>, but details about how the bureau …

Google Under Fire For Quietly Killing Critical Android Security Updates For Nearly One Billion

Android smartphone owners who aren’t running the latest version of their operating system might get some nasty surprises from malicious hackers in 2015. That’s because one of the core components of their phones won’t be getting any security updates from Google, the owner of the Android operating …

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Facebook hanging on to its adult users in the US, claims study

Pew Research survey finds more adults using LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram and Twitter alongside Facebook, but teens’ app habits aren’t included<p>Facebook is weathering the growth of rival social networks including LinkedIn and Twitter well, according to a new study of Americans’ social media habits …

Obama to call for '30-day shot clock' on stolen consumer data, protections for student privacy

President Obama will call for new legislation this week protecting data belonging to consumers and students in the US. The Personal Data Notification and Protection Act would demand that hacked American companies inform customers within 30 days if their data has been stolen, while the Student Data …

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22 tips, tricks and shortcuts for Android Lollipop

<b>1. Settings Search Bar</b><p>Settings now has its own dedicated search bar. While this may seem like a very minor addition, it’s actually a great timesaver when you know exactly what you’re after. For example, let’s say you want to change your network settings, but you don’t know where to look. Just head …

The remarkable eight years since Steve Jobs introduced the iPhone

<i>Smartphones existed before Steve Jobs introduced the iPhone on Jan. 9, 2007. But by upending existing technology platforms, application distribution, and carrier business models, he kickstarted a new era of computing whose impact is yet to be fully understood.</i><p><b>I knew one of the victims of the</b> …