News and Articles About Privacy concerns
Facebook Facepalm: In Big Real-Estate Buy, Mark Zuckerberg Seeks Personal Privacy, Then Removes Online Privacy Feature
As Facebook makes it more difficult for users to maintain privacy, its co-founder is taking drastic measures to protect his own.
In a win for online privacy advocates but a blow to advertisers, a federal judge has ruled Google may have violated wiretapping laws by scanning and reviewing users' Gmails.
In a shift for the advertising industry, Google is said to be developing a new system that assigns web users a unique identifier.
The social network is under fire again over the way it shares user information for advertising purposes.
A new patent points to Google charging advertisers based on when users actually look at an advertisement.
You might be doing more harm than good when you answer your phone in a public place. Here are four things you might not know about the way you use your phone.
After one popular app's privacy snafu, here's a look at what you should consider when developing your own mobile apps.
If identity theft and government requests for information are making you think twice about the virtual tracks you're creating, consider one of these options for masking your movements online.
A look at what some of the largest tech companies are doing with what they know about you.
In a live Q+A with The Guardian, he hints at new details about the scandal and provides insight into why he went public.
The big tech companies claim they haven't heard of the National Security Agency's program called PRISM.
The tech giant responds to fears that the computerized eyewear could pull up unauthorized personal information on individuals.
In a letter to chief executive Larry Page, lawmakers demand answers on how the tech giant plans to protect citizens' private data.
What every online business should know about protecting customer information.
Jules Polonetsky, director of Washington D.C.-based Future of Privacy Forum, on what entrepreneurs should keep in mind when managing consumer data.
These features might make managing your company's Facebook page even easier.
Websites could lose revenue if they rely heavily on ads tied to users' browsing behavior.
From shoe shopping to privacy concerns, 'big data' has big implications.
The Federal Communications Commission is turning its attention to privacy issues surrounding the growing use by businesses of location-based services.
Facebook's latest ad program allows businesses to retarget their website visitors on Facebook.