by Lauren C. Williams Posted on August 4, 2014 Updated: August 5, 2014
Google found kiddie porn in a Houston man's inbox and reported him to the police. But was that the right thing to do?
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on July 31, 2014
Microsoft must hand over emails stored in its data center in Ireland in accordance with a federal warrant, a judge ruled Thursday.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on July 22, 2014
Italy has given Google 18 months to comply with stricter privacy regulations that would change how the Internet giant collects users' data.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on July 15, 2014 Updated: July 15, 2014
Some European countries are reverting back to typewriters to shield their governments from the U.S. National Security Agency.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on July 11, 2014
The experts tasked with evaluating European users' requests to remove information from their search results aren't very sympathetic.
by Annie-Rose Strasser Posted on July 9, 2014 Updated: July 10, 2014
Police want to bring the teen to the hospital and inject him with something that will force an erection, to compare his erect penis to that in the video found on his phone.
by Aviva Shen Posted on July 8, 2014 Updated: July 8, 2014
Could a small state experiment solve our privacy problems and our infrastructure crisis?
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on June 30, 2014
The privacy-focused Blackphone started shipping to customers Monday. But why can't other smartphones offer the same protections?
by Annie-Rose Strasser Posted on June 28, 2014 Updated: June 29, 2014
The experiments sought to prove the phenomenon of "emotional contagion" -- as in, whether you'll be more happy if those in your Facebook news feed are.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on June 25, 2014 Updated: June 25, 2014
As of today, in nearly all circumstances, the police must obtain a warrant before they can search through your cell phone.