Facebook Cleanser can help you scrub your feed clean, but you can accomplish much the same thing in Facebook's settings.
Gmail and Outlook step in to make it easy to unsubscribe from newsletters and mailing lists.
Google is adding an "unsubscribe" link in the header of marketing and promotional emails to remove the frustration of trying to find it in the footer.
RemoveMe is a new tool that allows you to get rid of annoying commercial e-mails without leaving your inbox.
After complaints from privacy advocates, Verizon will allow users to turn off so-called supercookies that can track online behavior.
The new app features a snooze button for e-mail messages; cloud-based attachment options; and some handy filtering tools.
Supercookies could take a bigger bite out of your privacy than you think, say researchers. Here's what they're worried about.
Find out how to unsubscribe from unwanted mail with one click, filter your emails, and navigate your inbox with keyboard shortcuts.
EE, Vodafone, O2 and Three have teamed up with industry body the GSMA to combat spam texts and are looking to take on nuisance calls too.
Foxtel has taken the wraps off new service Presto, allowing you unlimited movie streams from certain channels for a monthly subscription.