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Ever Hear of Pii? What You Need to Know About Its Life Cycle in Business
Privacy Policies

Ever Hear of Pii? What You Need to Know About Its Life Cycle in Business

Pii means 'personally identifiable information.' It has nothing to do with the circumference of a circle.
Robert Siciliano
When It Comes to Adopting the Cloud, You've Got to Secure Company Data
Cloud Storage

When It Comes to Adopting the Cloud, You've Got to Secure Company Data

Here are five important tips in tightening small-business cloud security in this threatening online world.
Patrick Heim
Why Microsoft Just Bought 10 Million Strands of DNA
Science

Why Microsoft Just Bought 10 Million Strands of DNA

It's all about the future of storage.
These App Designers Have Carved Out Niches in Areas Like the Pet and Investment Industries
Apps

These App Designers Have Carved Out Niches in Areas Like the Pet and Investment Industries

It's a cluttered app market out there, but these four companies have found a way to stand out.
Pratik Dholakiya
Get 2GB Free From Google Today With a Quick Security Check
Data Storage

Get 2GB Free From Google Today With a Quick Security Check

This is the second year in a row the tech giant has offered the deal.
Nina Zipkin
Create a Back-Up Plan for Your Data
Data Security

Create a Back-Up Plan for Your Data

Don't wait until Armageddon strikes.
Robert Siciliano
Microsoft to Offer Cloud Services From Germany to Ease Privacy Fears in Europe
Microsoft

Microsoft to Offer Cloud Services From Germany to Ease Privacy Fears in Europe

The measure is designed to ensure that clients' data remains in Germany.
Paper Documents Are Potential Data Breaches Too
Paper

Paper Documents Are Potential Data Breaches Too

Crucial signed documents need special consideration in your overall security program.
Cris Burnam
Running Out of Space on Your iPhone? Here's What to Delete and How.
iPhone

Running Out of Space on Your iPhone? Here's What to Delete and How.

Step-by-step directions on how to free up enough space to upgrade to iOS 9.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
9 Portable Hard Drives That Are Worth the Money
Data Storage

9 Portable Hard Drives That Are Worth the Money

With all our computers, phones and cameras, we create a lot of data. Which means we can all use some extra data storage.
Kris Naudus
10 Big Misconceptions About Cloud Computing
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10 Big Misconceptions About Cloud Computing

The cloud is growing larger every day. Here's what you need to know about making it work for you.
A.J. Clark
Google Is Giving Away 2GB of Permanent Storage to Users Who Perform Security Checks
Data Storage

Google Is Giving Away 2GB of Permanent Storage to Users Who Perform Security Checks

The 2-minute settings check verifies account recovery info, recent activity and approved devices.
Geoff Weiss
FBI to Apple, Google: Your New Privacy Policies Are Making People Less Safe
Smartphones

FBI to Apple, Google: Your New Privacy Policies Are Making People Less Safe

In making vast troves of smartphone data only available to each device's owner, the FBI argues, a critical crime-solving tool has been compromised.
Geoff Weiss
With iOS 8 Update, Apple Will No Longer Provide User Data to Police
Privacy Concerns

With iOS 8 Update, Apple Will No Longer Provide User Data to Police

The vast record of information stored on Apple devices will only be available to users who possess a four-digit passcode.
Geoff Weiss