Don't-Miss Privacy Stories
U.S. President Barack Obama wants to sign the bill this year
A program that reportedly tracks mobile phones from airplanes raises privacy concerns, Senator Markey says.
The agency and privacy certification provider reach a settlement on its recertification promises
The mobile carrier says it was testing the tracking technology, but it didn't rule out reintroducing permacookies in the future.
Facebook may protect users from other Facebook members, but it refuses to give users control over what information the company can keep.
There is strong evidence that it was used to target European government agencies, researchers from F-Secure said.
The so-called "dirtboxes" are used to locate criminals, but they can pick up a lot of other people's phones along the way.
A procedural vote on a bill to limit the NSA's telephone records collection program could happen Tuesday.
The network is being up-front about what data it’s collecting about you and why (because ads).
Users have a week to comment on the proposed changes
Many consumers are in the dark on how their data is used, the regulator said
Internet companies will move toward offering more privacy-enhancing tools, some privacy advocates say.
Many said they've lost control over how their personal data is used, according to a Pew survey.
There has been too little reform since the Snowden revelations, Google said
Some developers build services that trick users of Snapchat and compromise their accounts, the company said.