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Tracking your child: how some apps for children may violate federal privacy law

Tracking your child: how some apps for children may violate federal privacy law

(CNN) – A recent study by computer scientists shows that many free apps designed for children collect and share identifying information in violation of a federal privacy law. The study, “Won’t Somebody Think of the Children?” examined 5,855 of the most popular free children’s apps in the Google Play Store and was conducted earlier this…MORE

Bear kills man, mauls rescuer in Alaska

Bear kills man, mauls rescuer in Alaska

(CNN) – A brown bear killed a hiker and mauled another man in Anchorage, Alaska, police said.Michael Soltis had been reported missing after he left his home Monday for a hike, the Anchorage PoliceMORE