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.
Tor accuses CloudFlare of blocking its anonymizing network
The project doesn't like claims that most of its traffic to CloudFlare is a threat.
Facebook on Android gives you privacy through Tor
Tor's anonymity network now shelters Facebook updates on your phone.
Tor's new executive director is a digital privacy legend
The anonymity network project has picked Shari Steele, the EFF's former leader, as its executive director.
Your Tor-based email isn't as secure as you think
A recent security breach just provided a painful reminder that Tor's anonymity network isn't compl...
Pakistan orders cellphone users to provide their fingerprints
Pakistan is determined to prevent terrorists from using untraceable cellphone accounts to coordina...
Self-destructing site shows how long it takes Google to find you
Wondering how long it would take for Google's search engine to find your website if you didn't pro...
Oh, the irony: Facebook works on the world's biggest anonymity network
Facebook, the site where people share their entire personal lives for everyone to gawp at, is now...
Engadget Daily: Facebook tackles anonymity, Vaio post-Sony, and more!
Zuckerberg and Co. are in hot water regarding the social giant's real-name policy, but it looks li...