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As Instagram rolls out direct messaging, CNBC's Jon Fortt discusses the shift in how consumers are communicating with photos. This about targeting who you want to talk to at any given moment, says Fortt.
Hoping to boost its economy and create jobs, Oklahoma is positioning itself as a future hub for the growing, commercial drone industry.
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on Instagram Direct and how it will compete with Snapchat.
CNBC's Jon Fortt discusses the NSA and a shift toward surveillance reform. Also, why are gamers are being watched?
David Kennedy, TrustedSec CEO, explains why he has security concerns about the Healthcare.gov website and why it will be difficult to fix it.
Rep. Mike Rogers, (R-MI), shares his concerns about security and privacy issues on the government's health care website.
Amish Shah, Sierra Maya Ventures, explains why he is so bullish on drone technology. And Andrew Stoltmann, Stoltmann Law Offices, reveals why he is concerned about drone safety and privacy issues.
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.