Consumer Privacy

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Kickstarter Says Hackers Got Customer Data

Online fundraising site Kickstarter says hackers got some of its customer data.


Internet Privacy

Silicon Valley Tech Firms Quietly Oppose Internet Privacy Bill

Technology firms, banks and other companies are fighting a proposed Internet privacy law that would require companies to show consumers the personal data they’ve collected on them.


The Verizon version of the Apple iPhone. (Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

California AG, Mobile App Stores Reach Agreement To Protect Privacy

Six companies have agreed to improve privacy protections for consumers who access the Internet through mobile apps