Did Google just say that users can't legitimately expect privacy when using Gmail? Sort of, but not really.
The agreement, which comes in the wake of disclosures about the U.S. National Security Agency's secret surveillance programs, means that there would be no governmental or industrial espionage between the two countries.
The administration of U.S. President Barack Obama on Monday launched a review of whether the country uses optimally advancements in technology to protect its national security while preventing unauthorized disclosure and maintaining public trust.
Kim Dotcom's Mega organization vows to create a new encrypted email system that would include functionality such as email search.
Learn what lurks beneath the Internet you use every day—a place where free speech, and illicit activity, can flourish.
Graph Search, which provides a way for users to search for various topics and interests across the site based on their existing connections and friends, is rolling out to users who use Facebook in English.
Google's browser displays user passwords in plain text in its settings, and it isn't the only one.
The Tor Project is advising that people stop using Windows after the discovery of a startling vulnerability in Firefox that undermined the main advantages of the privacy-centered network.
Browser vendors continue to implement privacy in a half-hearted way, with Internet Explorer's default use of cookie ‘do not track' technology being the best of a weak job, a new assessment by NSS Labs has argued.
The authorities are probably not watching every Google search as they happen, but your data can still draw attention in other ways.