3631 Results for

privacy

Editors' Take

AVG Privacy Glasses

The AVG Privacy Glasses concept beams out infrared light to baffle smartphone cameras and stop you making a spectacle of yourself.

By March 2, 2015

Pricing not available

Article

It's Data Privacy Day. Do you know where your data is?

As you're reading this, companies are collecting everything they can about you. Some groups want to do something about it.

By January 28, 2016

Article

D'oh! FTC reveals attendees' email addresses before privacy conference

The agency tries to recall the email containing the comprehensive list, but the information is already out there.

By January 8, 2016

Article

Tech privacy policies need an overhaul, regulators say

The heads of two federal agencies that regulate cybersecurity said during interviews at CES that technology companies need to do more to protect consumers' personal information.

By January 6, 2016

Article

Windows 10 Settings menu: The Privacy tab

Windows 10 attempts to make privacy settings -- for tablets and PCs -- accessible.

By December 7, 2015

Article

BlackBerry to leave Pakistan after refusing to ditch user privacy

The Canadian company has taken a stand against demands for "backdoor" access to its services, including encrypted email and messages.

By November 30, 2015

Article

US bill aims to stop state bans of encrypted phones

Prompted by proposals in New York and California, the bill is the latest twist in a debate over how much privacy you can expect with your everyday gadget.

By February 10, 2016

Article

Google makes it easier to control your personal data and privacy

With the new "About me" page, you can view and control what other people see about you across Google's various services.

By November 11, 2015

Article

Need to call the FBI? Hacker offers you 20,000 numbers

The names, titles and contact information of thousands of FBI and Department of Homeland Security employees are allegedly dumped online.

By February 8, 2016

Video

High-tech toys raise privacy concerns

Talking to your toys has always been a part of growing up, but what if they could have a real conversation with your child? CNET's Lexy Savvides reports on a new generation of connected toys available this holiday season and the privacy issues parents need to keep in mind.

By November 10, 2015