While technology companies can now release the number of user data requests they receive from the government, civil liberties groups say this is just a small step.
The settlement involves an investigation into what the Federal Communications Commission says is an "unacceptable use" of customers' personal info for marketing.
Following surprise spot check of Microsoft offices in the country last month, China raises new questions about the company's sales and distribution policy.
Steven Spielberg is reportedly developing a "Minority Report" pilot for Amblin Television. We can't wait for the PreCrime Unit to solve murders before they happen.
It's now been fixed, but a social-engineering trick could have been used to make your Secret app posts a lot less secret.
The former head of the CIA has said "we kill people based on metadata", but as Australia introduces new data retention laws, the country's security chief says he's "not quite sure" what the fuss is about. So what is the truth behind data retention, and why does it matter?
A diversity report from Apple shows its employee base is similar to Google, Facebook, and Twitter, with men comprising about 70 percent of their work forces.
At the Defcon hackers convention, a security research group proposes an automobile cyber safety rating system that could go far beyond hacking cars.
The Wikimedia Foundation has redesigned its app for iOS and Android, with new features including editing and saving pages for offline reading.