Dec 31, 2012 Under a new California law, it is illegal for employers or admissions officers to require applicants to hand over their social media usernames and passwords.
Dec 27, 2012 Marketplace's technology reporter Queena Kim tells us what we can look forward to in the tech sector in 2013, from ongoing tablet wars to more privacy regulations.
Dec 19, 2012 A negative response to Instagram’s privacy setting changes, and a paper that calls the reasoning behind service provider data caps into question.
Dec 18, 2012 Photo-sharing site says it has the right to sell user photos to advertisers.
Dec 10, 2012 The FTC is concerned about the data being collected through the mobile apps kids play with.
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 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.