An open-source project called Rappor uses randomly muddled data to let Google gather information about people's software usage while keeping individuals' behavior private.
Tim Cook met with a Chinese official to talk online security amid allegations that the country tried to hack Apple's iCloud service.
Andy Rubin leaves Google and its ambitious robotics projects behind to return to another of his passions: building successful startups.
The Korean messaging app promises to reduce how long messages are stored and to add end-to-end encryption in an effort to appease worried users.
Skip the official apps for Facebook and check out this privacy-focused one instead.
Google's lead security engineer on Android thinks you shouldn't have to be a tech whiz to keep your phone secure.
iOS8, Apple's new mobile operating system, is being lauded for its speed, design and nifty new features. But when it comes to privacy and location, users may feel more exposed. With a few simple steps, you can change that. CNET's Kara Tsuboi explains how in this Tech Minute.
Tips on protecting your online privacy by getting off the grid, deleting your Facebook account, and erasing location data from your photos.
This week we show you how to remove personal data that can be found online, how to completely get rid of your Facebook account and how to disable geotagging when you take and share photos.
Keep your location and personal data on lockdown with these iOS 8 settings changes.