With a number of security scandals in 2018, it has us questioning if we should get rid of Facebook. Here's how to protect your personal data without deleting your account, as well as how to just nuke the thing altogether.
The Department of Justice and Facebook are embroiled in a legal dispute over the future of Messenger's privacy policies. The government is demanding it decrypt Messenger, but Facebook is refusing to do so.
The latest security breach may have left 50 million Facebook accounts compromised. Facebook revealed that it is only beginning to investigate the breach and that 90 million users were logged off of the network as a precaution.
Whether you use your email for work or your personal life, you probably get an annoying amount of spam. Like the ants that march into your kitchen every summer, you probably can't wipe out spam forever, but you can cut it down a bit. Here's…
Google is under fire for how Chrome 69 behaves. When you log into a Google service, you're automatically logged into the browser, raising serious privacy concerns. Google was forced to address its tactics and update its policy.
Thanks to an opt-in feature added last year, Snapchat may be sharing your location with friends whenever you open it. Here, we'll walk you through how to turn off said feature off and regain some peace of mind.
Brave filed a GDPR complaint on Wednesday against Google for violating privacy protection in the EU. Brave alleges that GDPR prohibits Google from sharing browsing data about its users with its advertisers in its complaint.
The United States Senate is calling on some of the largest names in technology -- including, Apple, Google, and Amazon -- to testify on how consumer data is collected and protected in a hearing on September 26.
The Firefox browser will eventually block ad-based tracking by default. To get there, Mozilla plans to roll out new features over the next several months, such as an ad-blocking component already available in Firefox Nightly.
The internet can be a scary place, especially if you don't have a proper passcode manager. This guide will show you the best password managers you can get right now, including both premium and free options. Find the right password software…
Want to sign up for something without the risk of flooding your inbox with copious amounts of spam and unwanted email? You might want to consider using disposable email addresses with one of these handy services.
Google is tracking your location -- even when you tell it not to. According to an investigation by the Associated Press, Google services store location data, regardless of whether privacy settings claim otherwise.
The chief security officer at Facebook is leaving in mid-August and will not be replaced, leaving some to wonder at the approach Facebook will take to address security and privacy concerns moving forward.