Twitter said phone numbers and email addresses used to secure accounts on its platform were "unintentionally used for advertising purposes."
Microsoft, Facebook, Google and Twitter announced the Data Transfer Project to offer better data portability and consumer choice.
Password security startup Mitro is now a part of Twitter, Microsoft releases a new security tool, and Tor was hacked.
The G Flex will apparently be available from multiple carriers when it launches in the United States.
Law enforcement now cannot search through email, private Facebook messages and other electronic forms of communication without a warrant.
Twitter is ordered to hand over tweets of an Occupy Wall Street protestor, or face a substantial fine.