Responding to user privacy concerns, Apple issues a statement describing the restrictions it places on the collection of customer data.
US government surveillance is destroying the digital economy, a roundtable of execs from Google, Microsoft, Facebook and other tech companies tell Sen. Ron Wyden.
To stop terrorists and other criminals, cell phones should have encryption backdoors to enable US government surveillance, argues FBI Director James Comey.
British police have come up with a new way of cutting off funding to websites that illegally share music and movies.
The Here beta for Android expands beyond Samsung devices. But there's some friction with the distribution plan.
The New Zealand government constructed a mass surveillance program as part of the 'Five Eyes' international data-sharing network, despite public denial of the surveillance, says Edward Snowden.
So-called Internet safety software ComputerCop, often given to families for free by their local police departments, puts children and personal data at risk, a new report alleges.
While Blackphone sales are off to a lukewarm start, our hands-on with the privacy-obsessed smartphone finds that it simplifies staying secure on the go.
The bill, which is now on the governor's desk, pits privacy advocates against law enforcement interests in managing the emerging technology.
In an unusual move, IBM will pay GlobalFoundries to take the chip business off its hands -- rather than GlobalFoundries paying IBM for the operation.