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Disturbing new site scrapes your private Facebook and informs landlords, employers

Technically Incorrect: Score Assured takes a "deep dive" into all your social-media activity, analyzes the words you use and recommends whether you'll be a good tenant or employee.

By 12 June 2016


Facebook scanned private messages to boost 'likes,' lawsuit claims

Facebook is being sued for allegedly scanning ​users' private messages for links to webpages, which it then treated as "likes" for those pages.

By 20 May 2016


Keep your phone number private

Create temporary or "burner" phone numbers to keep your real phone number under wraps.

By 17 February 2016


CNET's guide to keeping your information private online

Between Facebook, your email and your browsing history, you're putting, and leaving, a lot of your personal information online. Here's how to get a handle on keeping it private.

By 29 January 2016


'Jessica Jones' review: Private eye, superhero, horror story

After "Daredevil," the second collaboration between Marvel and Netflix takes the superhero and private eye genres in a horrifying new direction.

By 23 November 2015


Snapchat reassures users that photo messages are still totally private

The photo-sharing service has disputed claims that changes to its privacy policy will allow it to store and share users' messages.

By 2 November 2015


How to use Snapchat Memories

Snapchat has a new feature called Memories that saves your snaps for posterity. Here's how it works.

By 7 July 2016


Amazon teams with Wells Fargo to offer student loan discounts

Wells Fargo will offer discounts on private student loans to subscribers of Amazon "Student Prime," in a marketing campaign designed to win over younger people.

By 23 July 2016


Snowden designed an iPhone case: Guess what it does

The NSA whistleblower is presenting a new gadget at the MIT Media Lab that'll keep your iPhone from spying on you.

By 22 July 2016


Let's call it the Billion Dollar Shave Club

Unilever reportedly paid $1 billion for Dollar Shave Club, propelling the razor blade service into unicorn territory -- in real money.

By 21 July 2016