Almost 2 billion people around the world use smartphones -- typically worth hundreds of dollars a pop on the black market. A former smartphone thief explains their allure to street criminals.
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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.
The latest changes to the App Review Guidelines caution against collecting certain information from kids.
New legislation is necessary to prevent discrimination and protect civil rights, says review panel commissioned by President Obama.
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.
The only catch? The phone is currently out of stock online, though Microsoft promises it will be available for Black Friday.
A newly launched app by a UK suicide prevention charity is raising massive privacy concerns by monitoring Twitter accounts without user consent.
Skip the official apps for Facebook and check out this privacy-focused one instead.
The Internet-connected home is arriving faster than you think -- offering conveniences but also new security perils with every smart device you bring inside. Here's how to protect yourself.