Scientists used phone accelerometer data to predict personality traits
How, when and where you use your phone reveals a lot about you.
Nielsen wants to track podcast data by... calling people
The company is aiming to deliver detailed data on podcast consumption.
Facebook will be liable for future Cambridge Analytica-style scandals
New terms are a response to EU pressure, but they'll be applied globally.
Senate bill proposes stricter privacy controls for children
It would ban targeted ads and require an 'Eraser Button' for data.
Sky's AdSmart brings targeted advertising to your TV
As it turns out, Sky isn't prepared to sit and watch while its business gets trashed by Google and...
Google to pay $22.5 million to settle FTC charges over tracking cookies in Apple's Safari browser
Google has agreed to pay a $22.5 million penalty to settle its dispute with the FTC, over the comp...
Microsoft patent application could match online moods with emotionally-targeted ads
It's a match made in marketing heaven: users let their guards down within the internet's virtual w...
Agile Route's Shopper Tracker brings Kinect hacks, Google Analytics to the grocery aisle (video)
The Shopper Tracker is one of those devices that does exactly what its name suggests -- and so...
Verizon begins collecting user data for targeted ads, is kind enough to offer 'opt-out' escape route
Verizon still wants to collect your personal information, but it'll understand if you decide to...