Spying

How Facebook Knew About Snap's Struggles Months Before the Public

The news underscores just how hard it is for upstarts to challenge Facebook's dominant position.

Jon Fingas

· 3 min read

3 Reasons You Should Spy on Your Competition

One of the best ways to thoroughly understand your market is to take a look at your competition.

Andrew Medal

· 4 min read

Apple Considering Building Proprietary Servers to Stop Third-Party Spying

In 2013, an NSA program developed to intercept electronic devices and plant snooping equipment on them was discovered.

Tom Brant

· 2 min read

In Windows 10, Parents Are Able to Spy on Kids by Default

A feature turned on by default sends parents a comprehensive weekly report of their children's web activity.

Max Slater-Robins

· 3 min read

Encryption on iPhones, Facebook Apparently 'Petrified' the NSA

Stronger encryption has made it significantly more difficult for the U.S. government to spy on communications.

Arjun Kharpal

· 2 min read

New Malware Uncovered With 'Stealth' Features to Spy on Businesses

Symantec says an advanced malicious software application has been uncovered that was used to spy on private companies, governments, research institutes and individuals.

Reuters

· 2 min read

Justice Department Is Using Planes to Gather Data Cell Phone Data on Americans

It is reportedly using using fake communications towers on airplanes to collect data from thousands of mobile devices.

Reuters

· 3 min read

Google Chairman on NSA Spying: 'We're Going to Break the Internet'

Silicon Valley executives worry the fallout of surveillance revelations could be severe.

JP Mangalindan

· 5 min read

Protect Your Privacy With These Strange Anti-Surveillance Frocks and Fashions

Big Brother is watching you, but you don't have to take it lying down. Don these stealthy countersurveillance frocks and styles to fool the all-seeing eye.

Kim Lachance Shandrow

· 5 min read

3 Tips for Spying on Your Competitors Online

Online marketing expert Neil Patel shares his best tips for getting an edge on your competitors.

Jason Fell

· 4 min read

Every Move You Make, Every Step You Take, This Startup Will Be Watching You

Placemeter aims helps cities run more efficiently. But its tactics might creep you out.

Jason Fell

· 3 min read

This Startup Aims to Warn You About Spying Drones

If being spied on by an unmanned drone is up there on your list of worries, this Kickstarter project might be able to help.

Jason Fell

· 3 min read