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Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 08/29/2011

Schmidt: Google Plus is for those who want to use their real names

Google chairman Eric Schmidt said Google Plus is an “identity service”.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  09:36 AM ET, 08/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Google, Social Networking, Privacy

Posted at 11:53 AM ET, 08/11/2011

Facebook faces down phone number rumors

Facebook had to address user worry about how the site displays phone numbers.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  11:53 AM ET, 08/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Social Networking, Privacy

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 08/10/2011

Anonymous says it will take down Facebook on Nov. 5

Hacktivist group Anonymous says it will target Facebook on Guy Fawkes Day on Nov. 5.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:45 AM ET, 08/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Social Networking, Privacy

Posted at 12:24 PM ET, 07/25/2011

Google Plus purging some accounts

Google Plus is deleting some accounts, focusing on those with pseudonyms

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  12:24 PM ET, 07/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Google, Social Networking, Privacy

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 06/17/2011

Google makes it easier to manage your online identity

‘Me on the Web’ alerts you about sites that mention your name and e-mail address.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  12:31 PM ET, 06/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Privacy, Google

Posted at 05:05 PM ET, 05/27/2011

How much do you trust Google?

Google’s motto is “Don’t be evil,” but it often isn’t perceived that way

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  05:05 PM ET, 05/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Google, Privacy, Online Shopping

Posted at 03:02 PM ET, 05/12/2011

Apple says policy dictates no iAds in kids’ apps

An app developer grumbled that Apple has changed its policy on iAds for kids, but the company says it’s the status quo.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  03:02 PM ET, 05/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, Mobile, Privacy

Posted at 02:56 PM ET, 05/12/2011

Apple says policy dictates no iAds in kids’ apps

An app developer grumbled that Apple has changed its policy on iAds for kids, but the company says it’s the status quo.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  02:56 PM ET, 05/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, Mobile, Privacy

Posted at 03:38 PM ET, 04/29/2011

House commerce panel members seek more information on Sony security breach

Reps. Mary Bono Mack (R-Calif.) and G.K. Butterfield (D-N.C.) wrote to Sony asking for more information on a network breach

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  03:38 PM ET, 04/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Privacy