If you have an iPhone or an iPad, beware: Some features built into the iOS operating system that underlies those Apple devices could be used to glean sensitive personal information, such as all the photos in your photo album and Read More →
If you are selling or giving away an Android phone, beware -- your personal data may still be on the device, even if you tried to delete it.
From devices purchased on eBay, researchers from security company Avast were able to Read More →
A federal panel has determined that the NSA's mass spying on foreign targets online is mostly OK and doesn't infringe on Americans' rights.
The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board, a five-member panel appointed by President Obama, has issued Read More →
"We get so worried about these things that we don’t get the benefits."
— Larry Page, CEO of Google, on the negative reactions that usually follow the introduction of new technology. After the Google's I/O developers conference keynote Wednesday, Read More →
"The fact that technology now allows an individual to carry such information in his hand does not make the information any less worthy of the protection for which the Founders fought."
— John Roberts, chief justice of the Supreme Read More →
A year after the first published reports revealed massive NSA spying, there's fallout galore. Tech giants have scrambled to retain their users' trust. The U.S. has had to deal with damaged relations with its constituents, as well as other countries. Read More →