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Celebrity nude photo hack exposes cloud's privacy vulnerabilities

The theft and unauthorized publication of naked photos of actress Jennifer Lawrence and other celebrities this week -- reportedly from an Apple Web service -- provides another disturbing reminder that the Internet has become an increasingly dangerous repository for confidential information.
 
Google says it sees big opportunity in selling online software and data-center capacity to business customers  
 
 
REVIEWS & TIPS
How to protect your data in the cloud

So if celebrities' information isn't safe, then whose is? Here is a closer look at how safe data is when stored remotely on these services.  
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Gigabillboard? Tesla proposes enormous sign outside Fremont factory

Those wondering if Tesla Motors and Fremont will continue strengthening their relationship soon might see a sign. A very large illuminated sign between Tesla's factory and Interstate 880, to be exact. 
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California marijuana market poised to explode

California in 1996 became the first state to legalize pot for medicinal reasons, but it has yet to approve it for the overall adult population, or so-called 'adult-use.' Despite that, it has the largest pot market in the nation, according to a widely referenced report last year by San Francisco-based marijuana research and investment firm ArcView Group.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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09/02/2014 06:18 PM PDT - The theft and unauthorized publication of naked photos of actress Jennifer Lawrence and other celebrities this week -- reportedly from an Apple Web service -- provides another disturbing reminder that the Internet has become an increasingly dangerous repository for confidential information.
 
 
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    Cee Lo Green makes controversial comments about rape

    Former 'The Voice’ judge deleted Twitter account temporarily after causing stir by suggesting women must be conscious to be raped.