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Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
US Appeals Court rules warrantless phone location tracking is illegal   —  Summary: A panel of appeals judges has ruled that police must obtain a warrant before collecting cellphone location data, adding further weight to the pro-privacy argument.  —  Zack Whittaker
Jun 11, 2014, 6:35 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
Acer bundles ‘build-your-own-cloud’ with new tablets, phones, wearables   —  Summary: Acer CEO called its new product lineup a “critical moment” in its turnaround effort, after years of decline.  Cloud, smartphones, tablets and laptops.  And a wearable for good measure.  —  Zack Whittaker
Apr 29, 2014, 11:45 AMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
Facebook, Gmail, Skype face Russia ban under ‘anti-terror’ data snooping plan   —  Summary: The Russian parliament's latest play could see major Western technology firms banned from the country if they don't store data on its soil — a move that would allow Russian authorities to easily snoop on user data.
Apr 24, 2014, 10:25 AMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
Wi-Fi Protected Setup now supports NFC for tap-to-connect access to work, home networks   —  Summary: Connecting to a wireless network just got that little bit easier, thanks to NFC support.  No, that's doesn't include you, iPhone users.  —  And they said NFC was limited in what it could do …
Apr 9, 2014, 7:30 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
Twitter fixes ‘rare’ bug that made protected accounts readable, affecting 93,000 users   —  Summary: And the bug took no less than four months to fix, according to the company.  Kudos to transparency, but sometimes ignorance really is bliss.  —  Zack Whittaker
Mar 10, 2014, 2:55 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
Experts refute Verizon's claim that NSA can't grab non-U.S. data   —  Summary: What Verizon says and does appears to be in conflict, according to privacy specialists, legal experts, and academics, who argue the U.S. government can demand foreign data held by American telecom and technology companies.
Feb 5, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
The PC may be dying, but tablet growth is slowing as consumer saturation sets in   —  Summary: If you thought the tablet was the savior to the ailing PC market, we may need a better alternative if the latest tablet growth forecasts are to be believed.  —  Zack Whittaker
Jan 30, 2014, 8:15 AMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
Qualcomm Q1: Mixed on estimates, but strong quarter on smartphone, tablet sales   —  Summary: The chip maker's chief executive said its partners' strong smartphone and tablet sales helped drive the record quarterly results, but missed on estimates.  Its Q2 outlook also missed estimates.  —  Zack Whittaker
Jan 29, 2014, 4:50 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
Oracle snaps up marketing software maker Responsys for $1.5B   —  Summary: The business-to-consumer marketing software company will be bought for a 38 percent premium of its stock price as of Thursday.  —  Zack Whittaker  —  Software giant Oracle said Friday it will buy Responsys …
Dec 20, 2013, 11:40 AMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
Verizon plans to issue transparency report, despite silence on NSA co-operation   —  Summary: The phone and cellular giant, which has been forced under a court order, leaked by Edward Snowden, to hand all business records to the NSA, plans to dish out more details on government data requests.
Dec 20, 2013, 1:50 AMIn context

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