USB-C could soon offer protection against nefarious devices
The 'cable of the future' gets its own security protocol.
Court rules accessing smart meter data constitutes a government search
Could the government use your smart meter to spy on you?
OneDrive makes it easier to backup your desktop clutter
Choose auto backups for desktop, picture and document folders.
EU agrees to data deal with Japan as US pact hangs in the balance
The EU and Japan want to shape global standards for data protection.
Julian Assange’s protection reportedly cost Ecuador millions
The Wikileaks founder has apparently been kept safe by a secret spy operation for years.
Google bans ads for bail bond services
The company says such adverts unfairly target minority communities.
Avast claims its secure browser is 30 percent faster than yours
The refresh is designed to address gaps in consumers' security knowledge.
Opera update keeps sites from hijacking your browser to mine bitcoin
Just enable that ad blocker, son.
The FCC is helping cable companies evade consumer protection rules
The dispute centers on the way VoIP is regulated.