Google, FTC Reach $170M Settlement Over Alleged Violations Of Kids' Privacy On YouTubeGoogle has agreed to pay a record $170 million penalty to settle accusations that YouTube broke the law when it knowingly tracked and sold ads targeted to children, the FTC and the state of New York said Wednesday.
Privacy Warnings Issued Over Russian-Owned FaceAppThe photo filter app, FaceApp, has gone viral, but experts are warning users to be cautious about using it.
Couple's Amazon Device Recorded Private Conversation, Sent To FriendA couple in Oregon is demanding answers from Amazon after they claim their home's voice-activated device recorded a private conversation and sent it to a co-worker's phone.
Expert Compares Facebook's Terms Of Service To Safety Deposit Box That's Neither Private Nor SecureWith the Facebook data scandal, users are left wondering what, if anything, can be done now?
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg Breaks Silence, Admits Mistakes And Outlines FixesBreaking more than four days of silence, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg admitted mistakes and outlined steps to protect user data in light of a privacy scandal involving a Trump-connected data-mining firm.
PennDOT Selling Personal Drivers’ Information Shocks ManyTell folks on the street that PennDOT is selling personal information on drivers, this reaction is common.
Consumer Reports: How To Protect Yourself From WiFi HackersBrewing coffee from bed, adjusting the temperature on your slow cooker from anywhere, checking a baby monitor on your cell phone; those are just some of the things you can do with connected devices and an app on your smartphone and tablet.
Highmark Says Its Customer Health Data Is SecureThe cyber security breach at Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield with its 80 million customers has brought increased scrutiny to security issues in the health care industry.
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Some Concerned About Car Computers' Effect On PrivacyConnecting to the web on the road is a convenience that could be harming us. What is saved and shared has people concerned.
New Car Technology Leads To Concerns About Invasion Of PrivacyFrom TVs to automobiles, buying new often means getting the latest technology, from touch screens to wi-fi capability. But is there a price for this accessibility?
Some Locals Worried, Others Not By NSA Leaker Snowden’s AllegationsThe government is watching our every move - that's what NSA leaker Edward Snowden now claims.
Brownsville Middle School Principal Comes Under FireThe Brownsville Area Board of Education heard Thursday from angry parents.
Some Doctors Offering Group Visits For Multiple PatientsPeople ride the bus, go to the game and eat with strangers – so how about going to the doctor with a group of strangers?