Privacy

01.19.16
Facebook on Android gives you privacy through Tor
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Facebook on Android gives you privacy through Tor

Tor's anonymity network now shelters Facebook updates on your phone.

By J. Fingas,   01.19.16
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01.15.16
Google's creepy plan to kill the password
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Google's creepy plan to kill the password

The password may be broken, but is 24/7 biometric tracking really any better?

By V. Blue,   01.15.16
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01.11.16
Police claim to have cracked extra-secure BlackBerry phones
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Police claim to have cracked extra-secure BlackBerry phones

Dutch police say that your special-issue BlackBerry isn't that private.

By J. Fingas,   01.11.16
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01.08.16
The Dark Web has its first major news publication
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The Dark Web has its first major news publication

ProPublica wants to prove the Tor network isn't just for nefarious deeds.

By T. Seppala,   01.08.16
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01.05.16
Politwoops is back preserving politicians' deleted tweets
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Politwoops is back preserving politicians' deleted tweets

You can now search and filter those brain farts.

By S. Dent,   01.05.16
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12.31.15
AT&T acquires parts of phone-monitoring company Carrier IQ
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AT&T acquires parts of phone-monitoring company Carrier IQ

It seems that Carrier IQ has otherwise shut down, TechCrunch reports.

By J. Conditt,   12.31.15
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12.31.15
Tor plans to launch a bug bounty program
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Tor plans to launch a bug bounty program

In 2016, Tor will pay researchers to find vulnerabilities in its systems.

By J. Conditt,   12.31.15
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12.30.15
Steam's Christmas privacy issues affected 34,000 users
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Steam's Christmas privacy issues affected 34,000 users

The Steam Store was the victim of a DoS attack on December 25th, leading to a privacy breach.

By J. Conditt,   12.30.15
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