Aug 12, 2013 Government surveillance, shifting opinions, and the end of email.
Aug 9, 2013 Following Lavabit's lead, Silent Circle ends its encrypted email service so clients can avoid government scrutiny.
Jul 1, 2013 For the most part, strong encryption technology of our e-mails, texts, and phone calls has been the domain of the powerful and the paranoid. But that's starting to change.
Apr 19, 2013 CISPA passed in the House of Representatives. But what is the bill and what will it do for privacy and data?
Feb 18, 2013 When you buy from a digital storefront such as Google Play, how far and wide is that information shared?
Jan 25, 2013 Twitter new acquisition, Vine, allows users to share short videos. And, privacy advocates are demanding Skype be more transparent about what data it shares with the government.
Jan 30, 2013 Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the rollout of a new, seemingly obvious feature: search. With one billion users and a lot of data, Facebook has a private trove to mine.
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 28, 2012 Gizmodo's managing editor Brian Barrett talks his tech predictions for 2013, and Lettrs.com offers a new way to trade old school correspondence online.