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Tony is principal analyst with the Bradley Strategy Group, providing analysis and insight on tech trends. He is a prolific writer on a range of technology topics, has authored a number of books, and is a frequent speaker at industry events.

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Google Play 'night vision camera' app will empty your wallet

AVAST has discovered a malicious app in the Google Play store that subscribes phone numbers to a premium messaging service.

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Spritz text streaming technology increases reading speed

New tech manipulates text to help you process data faster.

Survey: IT pros not concerned about NSA spying

Despite all of the attention it has received in the media, government hacking ranks low as a concern for security professionals according to a new survey from AppRiver.

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F-Secure report warns XP zero-day attack is imminent

The F-Secure H2 2013 Threat Report also cites government surveillance and Android malware as growing threats.

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How the Internet of Things opens your home to cyber threats

Thanks to a growing array of Internet-connected conveniences, your PC is not the only thing in your house at risk of being hacked.

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Study: IRS exposing Social Security numbers online

Analysis of public tax returns found over half a million expose sensitive information.

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Study: 6 out of 10 Android apps a security concern

Webroot mobile threat report illustrates dramatic rise in mobile malware—especially threats targeting Android devices.

Lookout study: hackers target mobile attacks by region

Mobile security report finds cyber criminals adapt practices to maximize profits and minimize detection.

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One tweak can make your Windows PC virtually invulnerable

A study from Avecto found that almost all of the vulnerabilities reported by Microsoft in 2013 could be mitigated with one easy change to user privileges.

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Report finds iOS apps riskier than Android apps

A study from Appthority of security and risky behavior in mobile apps yields some concerning results.

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Time machines: take charge of your life with these time trackers

If you frequently wonder where the time goes, look no further than these tools.

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5 cool OneNote features you're probably not using

OneNote is good for more than text-heavy to-do lists. These overlooked features help you manage meetings, organize content, record video and more.

Yahoo Mail hack teaches a valuable lesson

The recent hack of Yahoo Mail is a great opportunity to stress common sense security practices.

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The top 5 security threats to watch for in 2014

Duck now: We're already knee-deep in data breaches, and this year also brings the imminent demise of Windows XP support and the certain rise of mobile malware.

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Retailer data breach trend not likely to end soon

Target, Nieman-Marcus and Michael's breaches are probably the tip of the iceberg and a sign of things to come.