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gMail iOS app
On by Todd R. Weiss 0

Google has promised to encrypt all Gmail messages with HTTPS in order to protect messages from government surveillance

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Android KitKat
On by Thomas Brewster 0

Microsoft and Indiana University find "pileup" flaws could allow for nasty apps on Android phones following an OS update

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On by Steve McCaskill 0

The 11.6-inch and 13.3-inch Samsung Chromebook 2 models will start arriving in the UK from 1 May, but we are still guessing the prices

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On by Todd R. Weiss 0

A US judge rules that disgruntled Gmail users cannot join forces to sue Google over its scanning of Gmail messages

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On by Thomas Brewster 0

NSA brief contradicts tech giants' vociferous claims they knew nothing about surveillance

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Google Glass
On by Tom Jowitt 0

The potential of the Google Glass device to be used for snooping has been revealed by researchers with a proof of concept called Malnotes

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On by Michael Moore 0

Motorola smartwatch will be powered by Google’s Android Wear wearable OS

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On by Todd R. Weiss 0

Viacom settles its long-running copyright lawsuit against Google and YouTube, terms of which were not disclosed

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On by Michael Moore 0

Google confirms it is working with a number of manufacturers to get first devices out soon

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On by Michael Moore 0

Airline says Google Glass lets its staff maintain eye contact with VIP passengers - who find this reassuring and not creepy

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