Even the IAB warned adtech risks EU privacy rules
A privacy complaint targeting the behavioral advertising industry has a new piece of evidence that shows the...
Facebook adds new background location privacy...
Facebook is updating its privacy settings on Android to make it easier for users to control what location data is sent...
Google says Nest’s secret microphone was...
Google said there’s absolutely, positively, nothing to worry about the secret microphone in your Nest Secure...
UK parliament calls for antitrust, data abuse...
A final report by a British parliamentary committee which spent months last year investigating online political...
What business leaders can learn from Jeff...
Joel Wallenstrom Contributor Joel Wallenstrom is president and chief executive of Wickr, a secure communications...
Even years later, Twitter doesn’t delete your...
When does “delete” really mean delete? Not always or even at all if you’re Twitter . Twitter retains...
Amazon buys Eero: What does it mean for your...
In case you hadn’t seen, Amazon is buying router maker Eero. And in case you hadn’t heard, people are...
Is Europe closing in on an antitrust fix for...
The German Federal Cartel Office’s decision to order Facebook to change how it processes users’...
Why no one really quits Google or Facebook
Another week, another set of scandals at Facebook and Google . This past week, my colleagues reported that Facebook and...
Facebook warned over privacy risks of merging...
Facebook’s lead data protection regulator in Europe has asked the company for an “urgent briefing”...
Apple reactivates Facebook’s employee apps...
After TechCrunch caught Facebook violating Apple’s employee-only app distribution policy to pay people for all...
Google’s also peddling a data collector through...
It looks like Facebook is not the only one abusing Apple’s system for distributing employee-only apps to sidestep...
Apple bans Facebook’s Research app that paid...
In the wake of TechCrunch’s investigation yesterday, Apple blocked Facebook’s Research VPN app before the...
Facebook pays teens to install VPN that spies on...
Desperate for data on its competitors, Facebook has been secretly paying people to install a “Facebook...
EFF lawyer joins WhatsApp as privacy policy...
In an effort to bolster its public credibility in the wake of a very rough year, Facebook is bringing a fierce former...
Has the fight over privacy changed at all in
Few issues divide the tech community quite like privacy. Much of Silicon Valley’s wealth has been built on...
The facts about Facebook
This is a critical reading of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg’s article in the WSJ on Thursday, also...
The case against behavioral advertising is...
No one likes being stalked around the Internet by adverts. It’s the uneasy joke you can’t enjoy laughing...
Google starts pulling unvetted Android apps that...
Google is removing apps from Google Play that request permission to access call logs and SMS text message data but...
Privacy campaigner Schrems slaps Amazon, Apple,...
European privacy campaigner Max Schrems has filed a fresh batch of strategic complaints at tech giants, including...