Analysis: The new Microsoft service agreement follows Google's lead and allows it to share your data over all its cloud services.
What happens when stupid non-geeks write bills like SOPA and HR 1981? Rep. Lamar Smith says it's for the children, of course, and if you object to being spied upon online then you are some kind of guilty pro-child-porn lowlife pond scum sucker. Where does the stupidity stop?
Steve Wozniak says he wishes his iPhone did all the things his Android does.
New Facebook cybersecurity measures like Guardian Angels are supposed to help to protect the privacy of 800 million users. Officials said that 600,000 times a day, Facebook stops cybercrooks from accessing accounts, even though logins and passwords were guessed, phished, or stolen.
While a Microsoft Xbox TV deal is imminent, the future may include an Xbox 360 viewing police. Microsoft is trying to patent a Kinect 3D body scanner to estimate age and function like an automated parent control.
Digg has changed some Diggers' account profiles to reflect real identity instead of Digg alias. Digg responds to privacy concerns and lets users know how to opt out.
Analysis: Microsoft's partnership with "intent-driven" Adchemy raises question of propriety and protection of consumer privacy.