Other stories about Privacy

Find out what information Apple has collected on you

It feels like data breaches are just a regular part of life these days. We seem to discover another massive breach every week or...
Happening Now May 18, 2018

Sponsored: How to erase things from the internet quickly

The more we hear about being online, the less we like the idea of, you know, being online. Our information is everywhere, be it...
Tips May 18, 2018

Keep Facebook from tracking you on the web

If there is something positive to be gained from the recent Facebook fiasco it is that we now have a better understanding of what...
Downloads May 5, 2018

New Instagram tool lets you keep a copy of everything you shared on the app

Instagram entered our world in October 2010, and it quickly became one of the go-to apps for people who wanted to share photos. It...
Happening Now April 28, 2018

You won't believe Facebook's secret rules for removing posts

Over time, Facebook transformed from being a place to just post a profile of yourself to a site where you can share thoughts and...
Happening Now April 25, 2018

See what Netflix knows about you

When you think of Netflix, you probably think of all the entertainment it provides. The streaming service brings movies and television shows to our...
Happening Now April 23, 2018

How to find everything Microsoft knows about you

We’ve told you how to find out what Facebook and Google know about you, but what about Microsoft? You may have a lot more...
Tips April 20, 2018

Whistleblower reveals even MORE sinister ways Facebook snoops and tracks you

And just when you thought it could not get any worse, it did. Mark Zuckerberg's testimony in front of Congress last week likely didn't...
Happening Now April 18, 2018

Shadow profiles: Facebook knows about you, even if you’re not on Facebook

The more we learn about Facebook's reach, the less we seem to like. Sure, we knew that it had photos and other information we've...
Happening Now April 15, 2018

Post selfies? Shocking data Facebook is stealing from your pics

If someone asked you how much information Facebook gets on you the second you upload a photo, what would you tell them? Probably something...
Happening Now April 12, 2018

With this operating system you can have privacy and anonymity

Just because people aren't bashful about their lives on social media does not mean they want everything they do online to be recorded, yet...
Downloads April 11, 2018

Digital license plates are coming packed with a ton of tracking sensors

Car technology has grown by leaps and bounds recently. If you have a newer model car, you'll at least have some of the modern tech...
Happening Now April 11, 2018

What is a VPN and why do I need one?

Hackers and cybercriminals are out to get you. Heck, nefarious governments are spying on you, too. This is a serious problem in the digital...
Tips April 6, 2018

Facebook's new free tool to remove spy third-party apps is a must do

If nothing else, you have to give Facebook credit for giving the appearance of trying. Life in a post-Cambridge Analytica world has not been...
Happening Now April 5, 2018

Google knows you better than you know yourself

Maybe it's not fair that Facebook is receiving all this criticism for what it knows about us and how it uses that information. Not...
Happening Now April 1, 2018

Stop Facebook from looking for you with face recognition

The idea that any of us can truly trust Facebook right now is pretty far out there. It seems like there is a new...
Happening Now April 1, 2018

Your online privacy is compromised, along with your trust. Here’s what you should do now.

50 million people. Wrap your head around that number. 50 million Facebook users’ personal profiles were harvested by a related app, then shared with...
Happening Now March 31, 2018

Everything you need to know about the Facebook mess and what you can do

For almost two weeks, I have been reporting on the Cambridge Analytica/Facebook fiasco, on Komando.com, my daily free podcasts and my national radio show....
Happening Now March 29, 2018

Facebook privacy setting doesn't do anything

If you're like us, you've spent the better part of the last week-plus trying to make sense of Facebook's security settings. As story after...
Happening Now March 28, 2018

Don't fall for this Facebook security hoax

It makes sense that the more we hear about security issues surrounding Facebook, there would be a rise in people trying to take advantage...
Happening Now March 27, 2018
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