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Technology: February 2012 Archives

Technology: Protect Your Phone Data

Posted by Cindy Grant

Our technology columnist Anshuman Iddamsetty has word on how protect yourself if your smartphone gets stolen or is lost.

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Technology: Data Mining

Posted by Vanessa Vander Valk

From personalized ads in browsers to spam emails that match your interests. . .most of us know that our online behaviour is far from secret. But more bricks and mortar stores and companies are also collecting your information. A recent article in the New York Times investigates the phenomenon called data mining. Anshuman Iddamsetty has the details.

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Technology: Twitter Censored?

Posted by Vanessa Vander Valk

Twitter plans to block tweets on a country-by-country basis, in an effort to respect the laws of local governments. Critics are saying the move will hurt online activism, while others are commending Twitter for its transparency. Tech columnist Anshuman Iddamsetty has details.

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