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How to protect your kids' privacy online

May 10, 2010
Anna Weggel of our Public Insight team tapped into the Public Insight Network for some stories of how parents  help protect their kids' privacy...
Posted In: privacy

What We're Thinking About Today - 5/10

May 10, 2010
Facebook is set to launch it's location based service, according to TechCrunch . It's a potentially huge challenge to Foursquare and a potential...

Want to quit Facebook but they won't let you go?

May 10, 2010
We're working on a show for tomorrow about Facebook and how quitting the social media site doesn't necessarily mean you've left. I've heard from...
Posted In: social networks

You still have time to tell the FTC what you think

May 10, 2010
The Federal Trade Commission is still taking comments on what you think about the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, or COPPA. If you want...
Posted In: privacy

What We're Thinking About Today

May 7, 2010
So every day some of us sit around and go through tech stories that we've run across that we found interesting. Perhaps you'll be interested as...

Net Neutrality in 140 characters or less

May 6, 2010
We've been looking at the FCC announcement today for a possible episode. I've been following the net neutrality debate for years but I still find...

Does Lady Gaga go with business casual at Polaroid?

May 5, 2010
We're planning to run a really interesting interview about Polaroid film tomorrow. And in our research, we ran across this news item that Lady Gaga...
Posted In: Music, photography

Facebook security hole lets you see your friends' IM chats

May 5, 2010
This one flagged by TechCrunch. May be fixed by the time you read this.
Posted In: Facebook, privacy

Robots that surprise us

May 4, 2010
Okay, you can pretty much expect this to be a regular feature. We're always coming across stuff online about surprising robot. These stories are...
Posted In: robots

The Ever Evolving World of Polaroid

May 4, 2010
One of our colleagues mentioned that Polaroid has a new instant camera out. I hadn't heard about it so it was a bit like being told that new...
Posted In: photography


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The Mid-Day Update is a five-day-a-week podcast from the Marketplace Morning Report hosted by David Brancaccio that wraps up the morning news in a fun little package. Listen here every day at 10 a.m. PT or download it to your iPod by subscribing to the Morning Report Podcast.