Police get dead man's finger 3D-printed to unlock his phone
Are fingerprints private?
France objects to Windows 10 user tracking
Officials at CNIL feel that Microsoft's data-collection policies are too wide-ranging.
'Candid,' the anonymous chat app, enforces civility with AI
Turns out the internet is pretty boring without the haters.
Republican platform highlights the importance of privacy
But leaves wiggle room around access to encrypted communication.
Maxthon browser reportedly collects sensitive data without asking
It's encrypted, but not necessarily enough to prevent info from getting out.
Microsoft victory protects overseas data from US warrants
Court rules that domestic warrant can't compel Microsoft to provide access to data stored in Ireland.
MIT anonymity network promises to be more secure than Tor
As long as there's at least one good server, your data remains a secret.
People aren't buying privacy-focused smartphones
Court documents have revealed that demand for Silent Circle's Blackphone was nowhere near expected.
Startups seek to de-anonymize Bitcoin to fight crime
Firms in the US and UK both claim to be able to identify people, breaking one of Bitcoin's key selling points.