The use of such tracking tools may be unknown to most users, according to a research paper
What keeps Internet experts up at night? Pew Research Center's latest study gives us a glimpse.
European Google users may now see a warning when they search for a name
The Privacy Icons browser add-on translates websites' privacy policies into nine easy-to-grasp categories
It might be nice to know if one of your Facebook friends is nearby, but you don't really want to broadcast your present location to every random stranger with a Facebook app.
Wales sits on a committee advising Google on dealing with an EU court's ruling that people have the right to be forgotten online.
One year to the day after Snowden's first NSA revelation broke, the web is aflutter in rebellion. Here's the details, and tools you can use to protect your privacy.
The social network nobody remembers would like to remind you it still has your photos.
The network once defaulted to public posts for new users, but after years of complaints, Facebook is changing its tune.
IBM has banned the use of Siri by employees over privacy concerns, but the policies employed by Apple are not really any different than the rest of the Internet and tech world.