Apple limits how apps can handle and share users' contact lists
Developers explicitly can't sell info to third parties.
Facebook reportedly sold user data to businesses in secret deals
Remember folks, you're the product, not the customer.
Facebook will let users see which sites are tracking them
You'll be able to stop Facebook from linking browsing data with your account.
Richard Branson: Government regulation of Facebook 'makes sense'
"I mean, obviously, it’s best the companies can regulate themselves."
OnePlus is collecting your private data without permission
The company isn't even making the information anonymous, either.
Uber puts you in control of your user data
The service says it isn't a protest response, but the timing is interesting.
Amazon accused of handing out its users' personal data
Attackers are believed to have tricked Amazon's customer support team into handing out sensitive information.
LinkedIn's making it harder to download your account data
If you're a LinkedIn user, the networking site is now making it more difficult to download your contact list and other personal information. You have to wait 72 hours to get it.
Facebook to join Twitter in providing TV networks with user data
Now that Facebook has granted broadcasters access to your public wall posts, it wants to give them...