Dec 18, 2012 Google's expected deal with the Federal Trade Commission would end an investigation into whether the search engine steered Internet users to its own site.
Dec 10, 2012 The FTC is concerned about the data being collected through the mobile apps kids play with.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Dec 6, 2012 As paranoia about online tracking grows, so too the number of businesses that help consumers prevent marketers from mining their personal data.
Nov 1, 2012 A Greek magazine editor goes on trial today after being accused of breaking privacy laws when he published a list of prominent Greeks who allegedly evaded their taxes.
Oct 13, 2012 Twitter CEO Dick Costolo discusses the role of the social media site in today's world, whether it will go public, and how it deals with privacy issues.
Oct 3, 2012 A growing group of websites lets you cash in on your opinion.
Oct 1, 2012 California Gov. Jerry Brown vetoed a bill over the weekend that would have made it harder for police use cell phones to track suspects' locations. Similar debates about protection versus privacy are happening around the country.
Oct 1, 2012 A new report says the U.S. Justice Department allowed law enforcement agencies to examine more private data in 2010-2011 than in the entire previous decade. And Amazon is planning online wine sales.
Sep 10, 2012 Some schools are testing out RFID tags as a way to keep track of kids and bring in extra money.
Sep 6, 2012 AntiSec claims it stole data off an FBI laptop, the Bureau denies it. What does it mean for you?