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A screenshot of Gmail. (CBS)

How To Check If Your Google Account Is Among 5 Million Usernames, Passwords Leaked To Russian Bitcoin Site

Nearly five million Google usernames and passwords have been posted to a Russian website, according to a number of published reports.

09/10/2014

A screenshot of Gmail. (CBS)

Larry Magid: How Google Watches Users’ Gmail Accounts

A man suspected of distributing child porn has been arrested in Houston in part because Google was able to tip off authorities by flagging photos in the man’s email account. So just how much does Google know about your Gmail account? KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid explains.

08/04/2014

A screenshot of Gmail. (CBS)

Google Encrypting Email Amid Spying Fears

Mountain View-based Google and other companies are now automatically encrypting all email, but that doesn’t ensure confidentiality unless the recipients’ email provider also adopts the technology.

06/03/2014

A screenshot of Gmail. (CBS)

Google Defends Practice Of Scanning Gmail Messages In San Jose Court

Google’s attorneys say their long-running practice of electronically scanning the contents of people’s Gmail accounts to help sell ads is legal, and have asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit that seeks to stop the practice.

09/05/2013

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Google Says Gmail Users Have No Expectation Of Privacy

Google has made it clear that people who send or receive email via Gmail should not expect their messages to remain private.

08/14/2013

Gmail

Google Mail And Other Services ‘Disrupted’

Google’s mail and application services were unavailable to some users Wednesday morning. The company said it was investigating the problems, but doesn’t know their cause.

04/17/2013

Google Drive screen shot

Tech Report: Google Offers Tools For Users In The Afterlife

Google has introduced a new tool that lets users decide what happens to their online presence if they pass away.

04/12/2013

Google, Microsoft

Microsoft Outlook Takes Aim At Google’s Gmail

Microsoft is so confident it has the Internet’s best e-mail service that it’s about spend at least $30 million to send that message across the U.S.

02/18/2013

Yahoo Website

Yahoo Revamps Email In Bid To Catch Up With Gmail

Aside from the new look unveiled Tuesday, Yahoo introduced email apps for the iPhone, iPad and mobile devices running on the new Windows 8 operating system.

12/11/2012

A Yahoo! email screen image. (CBS)

Tech Report: How Petraeus Tried To Avert An Email Trail

The CIA scandal continues to unfold and we’ve learned how David Petraeus and his alleged mistress attempted to hide their email trail by using drafts.

11/14/2012

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