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Part way through the race, Microsoft starts to play nice

Microsoft is opening the door to more integration between Office and third-party cloud storage companies. At one time, these moves could have made life a lot easier for mobile workers trying to get a grip on accessing and managing their files. At this point though, it could be a bit too late.

Apple expands two-factor authentication to its iMessage, FaceTime apps

Apple has expanded the use of two-factor authentication to its iMessage and FaceTime apps after introducing it last year for iCloud following the breach of compromising celebrity photos.

Shaky iCloud security takes another hit

The release of a new hacking tool targeting iCloud's Apple ID dictionary is not reassuring for iPhone users and others who store data, knowingly or unknowingly, on iCloud.

Apple fails to learn iCloud security lesson

Despite the bad publicity resulting from the iCloud breach that exposed personal celebrity photos, Apple's new Mac operating system Yosemite uploads documents to iCloud servers by default, even if the files are closed without being saved, reports  Slate.

iCloud Drive available for Windows ahead of the Mac

Windows users will be able to use Apple's iCloud as a full cloud storage drive ahead of Mac users, after the company released the iCloud Drive for Windows app.

News Scan: VanRoekel steps down as US CIO; Fierce15 nominations deadline today; More

The top news stories for Sept. 22, 2014.

Connecticut attorney general probes privacy protections of Apple Watch data

Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen has asked to meet with Apple executives to discuss privacy concerns he has about the new Apple Watch, which tracks user's health information and collects other sensitive data.

Following celebrity photo leak, Apple expands iCloud backups protection

Apple has expanded the use of two-factor authentication to protect iCloud backups.

Apple's Cook: The pot calling the kettle black

I came across an interesting interview that Charlie Rose did with Apple CEO Tim Cook recently in which Cook lamented the poor state of people's privacy. Hmm.

Apple gets back into the race with lower-cost storage tiers, iCloud Drive

Apple has revised the prices for its iCloud online storage service, and added iCloud Drive to a beta version of the iCloud website.