Jun 11, 2012 Your personal data gets mined every time you do a Google search or browse Amazon. But now, some start-ups are trying to let consumers take control of their data -- and get something in return.
Apr 2, 2012 Visa has dropped card processor Global Payments after a big data breach on Friday. It compromised the credit card information of more than a million cardholders.
Mar 2, 2012 It's the end of the line for truly unlimited data on your AT&T phone -- even for the folks who were grandfathered in.
Mar 2, 2012 Company "throttles" or slows down data for users who hit the limit. To get back up to speed, they'll have to pay for more data.
If your wireless carrier had a pro wrestling alter-ego, it would probably be called “The Throttler.”
Feb 24, 2012 But would it win many matches?
Feb 22, 2012 Apple is buying 160 acres to build a new data center. Amazon, Google and Facebook already own land in the state for their own server farms.
Oct 11, 2011 In other privacy news, the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity announced it will begin a three-year study, trying to harness "big data...
Oct 11, 2011 CNN ran a story by Micah Sifry, co-founder of the Personal Democracy Forum, about the Obama campaign's data crunching strategy. Sifry says Obama's...