Starting July 1, smartphones sold in the state must come with software that lets users lock a stolen phone so it can't be used, making it harder to resell. Crime statistics show the tech is already working.
Industry groups representing Apple, Google and many others say they're firmly opposed to any policy that would undermine technology that helps ensure users' privacy.
The UK is now drafting a list of sites that should be unblocked by the filters and put onto a whitelist to ensure they stay accessible.
In an era of identity theft and government surveillance, two smartwatches might not be doing you any favors keeping your privacy intact.
The search giant also creates a privacy site that will "candidly" answer user questions on how Google collects data and what it does with all of that information.
A new section in the Google Play app store is designed to help parents find appropriate apps, games, movies and books for their kids.
As a key deadline approaches, the US Senate votes against extending a controversial National Security Agency program -- but votes down a bill designed to reform it.
Child advocacy groups say that the "family friendly" YouTube Kids app is anything but that.
Just seven lines of code were used to dupe the anti-phishing tool. Google fixed the problem, but a new flaw has apparently been revealed.
The company had previously let users view their search history, but this is the first time it's providing a download tool.