Tracking

05.05.15
Government scales back plans for license plate-tracking program
05.05.15

Government scales back plans for license plate-tracking program

To say that there's been some concern about the Department of Homeland Security's on-again, off-ag...

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05.04.15
Your free Android apps talk to thousands of ad sites
05.04.15

Your free Android apps talk to thousands of ad sites

If you've used ad-sponsored Android apps, you've probably wondered where those ads are coming from...

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04.01.15
Facebook's web tracking could violate European privacy law
04.01.15

Facebook's web tracking could violate European privacy law

If Facebook thought it had a lot of privacy-related legal trouble on its plate, it hasn't seen any...

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03.21.15
Google Fiber starts testing targeted, trackable TV ads
03.21.15

Google Fiber starts testing targeted, trackable TV ads

For all of the other things it does, Google is still a company that makes a ton of money from adve...

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02.24.15
Ad outlet tries using drones to track your phone's location
02.24.15

Ad outlet tries using drones to track your phone's location

Irked that advertisers are already trying to pinpoint your phone's location? It might be even hard...

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01.30.15
Verizon Wireless will let you dodge those sketchy 'supercookies'
01.30.15

Verizon Wireless will let you dodge those sketchy 'supercookies'

Living a wholly private life on the internet is getting to be impossible, but months of thinkpiece...

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01.04.15
This pedal tracks both fitness and bike thieves
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01.04.15

This pedal tracks both fitness and bike thieves

If bike thievery is an issue in your town, you can ride and rest easy with the Connected Cycle ped...

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11.26.14
Twitter will track which apps you use on your phone
11.26.14

Twitter will track which apps you use on your phone

It's no secret that Twitter has been looking for ways to put more targeted ads in your social feed...

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