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Technology | The National Archives is planning a super-powered storage system to preserve government documents indefinitely
by Chris Stamper
Posted 8/21/04, 12:00 am

The National Archives is quietly planning one of history's great technological feats: a super-powered storage system that will preserve government documents indefinitely for access from anywhere in the world.

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Frozen out

Technology | An emerging privacy option called the security freeze gives people a tool to keep identity thieves away from their credit histories
by Chris Stamper
Posted 8/14/04, 12:00 am

An emerging privacy option called the security freeze gives people a tool to keep identity thieves away from their credit histories. It lets people block access to their credit reports until they contact the credit bureaus themselves and provide a PIN code.

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Technology | Spyware is catching up with spam as the internet's biggest annoyance
by Chris Stamper
Posted 8/07/04, 12:00 am

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