A ruling by Europe's highest court puts Facebook and other companies in a tough spot over how they handle user data.
A Senate committee gives the nod to the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act, which would make it easier for companies and the government to share data during cyberattacks.
The technology's latest update seems to allow for users of the XE9 companion app to accept an Internet connection, eliminating the need for tethering.
Committee overwhelmingly votes down privacy amendments that would have curbed National Security Agency's access to private sector data. Now the bill heads to the House floor for a vote.
If you're confused about AT&T's and Verizon's new mobile data share plans, you're not alone. CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains the ins and outs of the plans in this FAQ.
In this Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon offers some advice about switching to one of the new data share plans offered from AT&T or Verizon. And she predicts when a new Nexus smartphone might come to market.
The Web giant responds to critical Microsoft ads, noting that the software giant has a similar policy regarding sharing consumer information across its services.
An upcoming change in policy for OnStar subscribers includes some daring new freedoms that allow GM to share your data with more third parties.
Group coupon-buying start-up announces privacy rule changes about the way it collects location data from mobile devices and how it shares personal information on its users.
If Web services want to let their users import data from Google, they will now be required to allow those users to easily export data.