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Wired In: Simple Ways To Protect Your Privacy On & Offline

It’s no secret, life moves fast. That can leave us pretty careless about protecting our privacy. Here are some quick tips to keep you safe from those intruding on what’s ours.

CBS Miami–08/27/2013

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Senator’s Bill Offers More Privacy Protections To Internet Users

A new bill intended to grant more privacy protections to Internet users was introduced today by U.S. Sen. Jay Rockefeller.

CBS4–03/01/2013

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Instagram Backtracks, Says “We Won’t Sell Your Photos”

Instagram apologized to its users today, saying it will “remove” language from its legal terms that would have let it sell users’ photos or use them in advertisements.

CBS4–12/19/2012

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Instagram To Users: We Can Sell Your Photos Without Notice

Instagram said today that it has the perpetual right to sell users’ photographs without payment or notification, a dramatic policy shift that quickly sparked a public outcry.

CBS4–12/18/2012

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Senate OKs Bill That Would Outlaw Warrantless Email Searches

A U.S. Senate panel this morning approved a landmark privacy bill that would curb law enforcement’s warrantless access to the contents of e-mail, private Facebook posts, and other data that Americans store in the cloud.

CBS4–12/01/2012