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  • Carrier IQ drops legal threat against security researcher

    Software vendor Carrier IQ has withdrawn its threat to sue a security researcher for saying that its software helps phone companies surreptitiously track users of many popular mobile phones.

    Written by Jaikumar Vijayan29 Nov. 11 07:12
  • FAQ: What the SOPA soap opera is all about

    The recently introduced Stop Online Privacy Act has ignited a firestorm of protest from numerous quarters. Many of those opposed to the bill see in it a cynical attempt by the entertainment industry to impose a sort of Internet censorship regime. <a href="">Supporters downplay that criticism</a> and say the bill is needed to counter the theft of hundreds of billions of dollars worth of U.S. IP annually. Here's what the big fight is all about.

    Written by Jaikumar Vijayan18 Nov. 11 22:12
  • Opposition to Stop Online Piracy Act grows

    A coalition of technology trade groups today joined the growing chorus of voices opposing a recently filed <a href="">anti-piracy bill</a> that they contend is far too heavy-handed.

    Written by Jaikumar Vijayan01 Nov. 11 08:47
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  • Why you need DRM for your documents

    From protecting merger discussions to everyday document management, enterprise DRM is a mature, mainstream enterprise technology. So why aren’t more companies using it?

    Written by Mary Branscombe03 May 16 21:01