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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.

Is Apple endangering privacy to cut costs?

As Apple prepares to launch two iPhone 6 versions and a rumored iWatch, some are questioning whether Cupertino's reputation for iron-clad security is deserved.

Apple to beef up security for mobile iCloud log-ins in iOS 8

In response to the recent celebrity photo hack, Apple is including two-factor authentication security for mobile iCloud logins in its iOS 8.0 operating system, scheduled for rollout later this month.

News Scan: Photo leak has Apple tighten iCloud security; FCC pushing for more broadband choices; More

The top news stories for Sept. 5, 2014.

News Scan: Apple in disarray; Mobility spurs data center spending; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Wednesday, Sept. 3, including Apple's current state of affairs just before the iPhone 6 launch, spending on data center projects spurred by mobility and BYOD, game revenue higher in Android than Apple, older generations aren't as bad at tech as you think and consumer attitudes towards the security of mobile banking apps.

Apple's iCloud breach: It's not just about naked photos

While practically all of the coverage about the possible breach of iCloud has been about the disclosure of naked celebrity photos, the security issues with iCloud also poses a risk to data stored in in the cloud service.