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CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on "Good," a platform to connect companies with their employees' email and corporate data on their personal devices via an app. Good's business is skyrocketing, and is more secure than companies' BlackBerry.
The Do Not Track Act of 2013 introduced in Congress last week would make it easier for parents to protect their teens in the mobile media environment.
Apple issued a report about global government requests it receives for user and device data and efforts to legally protect consumer privacy.
Google executive Eric Schmidt said U.S. government spying on its data centers would be outrageous and potentially illegal if true, the WSJ reported.
The White House says President Barack Obama has assured German Chancellor Angela Merkel that the U.S. isn't listening in on her phone calls.
Chris Forsyth, IP/IT partner at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, discusses the European Parliament's potential data protection reform to be voted on Monday and looks at how it will impact IT and social media firms.
Evan Spiegel, CEO and co-founder of Snapchat, discusses the popular app's business model and privacy.
Alexis Ohanian, Reddit co-founder, shares his views on the Obamacare website, privacy and Twitter's IPO.
The agency has exploited its data to create sophisticated graphs of some Americans’ social connections.
Police officers wearing video cameras has raised privacy concerns and practicality gripes. NBC News reports.
With Obamacare looming, businesses may look to offer employees healthy-living incentives and track them, said John Sculley, co-founder of Misfit Wearables and former Apple CEO.
Smart home start-up Control4 began trading on the Nasdaq today. Its CEO Martin Plaehn discusses how it ensures safety for customers.
Twitter is under increasing pressure from governments around the world to release user's private information, with requests rising 40 percent in the first six months of the year.
Is President Obama putting enough pressure on Russia to get Snowden back to the U.S.? Rep. Eliot Engel, (D-NY) says he would tell "President Obama not to go to Russia" next month, and also discusses the House passing new sanctions on Iran's oil exports.
CNBC's Eamon Javers offers insight on his conversation with NSA chief Keith Alexander, and what's likely next for Edward Snowden after being granted a 1 year visa to stay in Russia.
LAS VEGAS, July 31- National Security Agency Director Keith Alexander jousted with a few hecklers as he defended the U.S. spy agency's surveillance programs at the Black Hat security conference on Wednesday, but largely kept the crowd of cybersecurity experts and hackers on his side.
National Security Agency chief Keith Alexander faced a hostile crowd as he spoke out about the damage of Edward Snowden's leaks. CNBC's Eamon Javers has the details.
License plate recognition technology developed for law enforcement and embraced by the auto repossession industry is being opened to wider use through a private Florida company.
*Use hacked device to spy on Verizon mobile communications. *Verizon says fixed bug so that others cannot repeat hack. *Researchers say Verizon vulnerable to other hacks.