Metadata from iPhone and Android apps can leak data about the phone's model, age of users, gender and location
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Monday 27 January 2014
The Obama administration and some of America’s biggest technology companies have agreed a tentative deal that would allow the firms – including Facebook, Google, Yahoo, LinkedIn and Microsoft – to tell the public more about how the US Government collects information on their customers.
Wednesday 22 January 2014
Davos has kicked off with a controversial warning from BT chief executive Gavin Patterson that telecoms customers cannot expect total privacy.
Thursday 16 January 2014
Decision comes just 15 months after she poached him from rival Google
Lucky escape for Sydney passengers as metal bar is driven through carriage floor after train derails
Wednesday 15 January 2014
Fire officers say no serious injuries have been reported
Wednesday 08 January 2014
Series of announcements by CEO Marissa Mayer strengthen Yahoo's focus on mobile products and creation of media content
Saturday 28 December 2013
Couldn’t you just pretend you’re going to buy a white boat (named Dirty Girl)?
Tuesday 10 December 2013
The site has more than 100 million users and would increase Yahoo's already substantial portfolio of social sites with young user bases
Tuesday 10 December 2013
It used to be just angry celebrities (and Moses) who wrote open letters. Now, even America's top businesses are taking the president to task, says Clare Dwyer Hogg
Monday 09 December 2013
The group, including Microsoft, Google and Apple, say that the balance has tipped "in favour of the state and away from the rights of the individual"
Nikhil Kumar: Yahoo’s new direction since Marissa Mayer took charge to revive company by tooling it up for the mobile web is a gamble
Friday 29 November 2013
Global Outlook: Making the most of new technological trends is only one part of the ex-Google executive’s plans
Tuesday 26 November 2013
There's a new facial expression in town...
Tuesday 19 November 2013
CEO Marissa Mayer announces greater encryption levels for users' data after reports of the US government gaining access to Yahoo data centers
Wednesday 06 November 2013
Data shows that US makes the most requests, but exact numbers are still obscured due to 'gagging order'
Thursday 26 September 2013
Doodle challenges users to release as many virtual sweets as possible by thwacking a star-shaped piñata with a stick
Thursday 12 September 2013
Mayer stressed that Yahoo had no choice in complying with government requests; Zuckerberg says: "The government blew it"
Nathan Collier: Montana man inspired by same-sex marriage ruling requests right to wed two wives
Greece crisis: IMF was pushed around by Angela Merkel and Nicholas Sarkozy – and now it is being humiliated
'I wish the BBC would stop calling it Islamic State' – David Cameron unleashes frustration at broadcaster
Forget little green men – aliens will look like humans, says Cambridge University evolution expert
Girl, 7, stares down hate preacher at Ohio festival with pro-LGBT rainbow flag gesture
Sickness and disability benefits could be reduced by £30 a week as part of £12bn welfare cuts
- 1 Nathan Collier: Montana man inspired by same-sex marriage ruling requests right to wed two wives
- 2 People all over the world are getting semicolon tattoos to draw attention to mental health
- 3 Van driver who comforted Clark Carlisle and called 999 after suicide attempt dies age 24
- 4 James Blunt was special guest on the highest-rating Top Gear episode ever
- 5 The biggest first date turnoff has been revealed