Strava simplified how to opt out of its heat map data collection
The opt-out toggle is now on the first page of its privacy settings.
Windows 10's data collection allegedly violates Dutch privacy law
Unsurprisingly, Microsoft disagrees with some key points.
Google will no longer scan your Gmail for ad targeting
The company will still happily gather your data elsewhere, of course.
The Meitu selfie app unlocks your anime beauty and personal data
Behind those glowing eyes is a data mining operation.
Facebook buys data on users' offline habits for better ads
And opting out is a lot more complicated than it should be.
New bill would extend Patriot Act surveillance until 2020
In case you haven't heard, the Patriot Act's Section 215 is set to expire June 1st. That's the pro...
Court clamps down on warrantless surveillance case against NSA
This week, a US District Court judge ruled in favor of the NSA in a case challenging its tactics o...
Obama places modest limits on NSA data collection for non-citizens
A bill that would've effectively ended the US government's current mass phone surveillance program...