Privacy

Gear

Google's "Grogu" tracker could be the Apple AirTag alternative we really need

HORIZONS

Government-issued digital currencies could bring about a dystopian future, security experts warn

Gear

Roku partners with Wyze to take bigger slice of the smart home pie

Innovation

These cyborg cockroaches could save your life — and be a privacy nightmare

Opinion

Should you keep a journal? A writing expert explains the hidden power of diaries

Innovation

Here’s exactly how tech companies and apps conspire to track you 24/7

Shopping

The 6 best outdoor motion-sensor lights

Opinion

Roe v. Wade: 5 online surveillance risks to people seeking abortions in the U.S.

wink wink

How do you get someone to follow the rules? Psychologists debunk a popular theory

Shopping

If you want more privacy in your own home, check out these 35 genius things on Amazon

Innovation

How to stop “dark patterns” from wasting your time and money online

They, robot

Why robots don’t deserve names

shine a light

Engineers are on the brink of breaking a massive encryption barrier

Zucked

Facebook Portal alternatives: 4 smart home displays with all the same features

you've got mail

Decrypted Renaissance 'dead letters' pioneer a new way to decode history

peel back the layers

Who commits crime on Tor? A new analysis has a surprising answer

Innovation

The 3 best cheap video doorbells — & they start at $60

Shopping

The 6 best smart locks

Culture

Scientist warns a new sci-fi novel challenges how we think about robots

Office Evolution

Could microchipped employees become the future of the workplace?

Innovation

Twitter bitcoin hack: 6 ways to protect against social engineering attacks

Culture

July 15 Twitter hack: A list of every hacked verified account

Culture

After we cure Covid-19, something else will remain that we must heal

Innovation

Hackers can access your mobile and laptop cameras and record you – cover them up now

Culture

5 psychology tips for couples stuck at home together for the foreseeable future

Nothing to see here

Congress is trying to kill encryption during a pandemic

Innovation

SpaceX drops Zoom due to ‘significant’ privacy concerns

Fight the power

This web browser fights fascists

PIN trust

Your phone's PIN code is probably so bad anyone could guess it, study finds

Mask off

Surgical masks are no match for China's facial recognition technology

Innovation

This tech could prevent COVID-19 hospital overcrowding

Killer drones

Research shows we're not prepared for drones being used for terrorist attacks

Innovation

Coronavirus hack: nobody knows who entered HHS servers or why

Watching you

Alexa could soon know where you are in your house

Ninja tech

A new device allows anyone to become literally invisible at night

Et tu, Brute?

"OK Google": How a hacker can surf into your phone silently

Face off

Clearview AI has your photos, but a data breach shows they haven't earned your trust

Security fail

You had one job: Defense agency that handles secure communications hacked

Some jobs suck

A legal case could threaten anonymous Glassdoor reviews

Cool face

Facial recognition industry set to make billions despite bans around the country

Innovation

A creepy glitch on Google Nest Hub leads to camera restriction

Innovation

Russia and China end the decade with less free internet

Innovation

Scientists can now make you invisible -- to infrared cameras at least

Innovation

ProtonMail is launching an encrypted Google Calendar competitor

Science

Give the gift of privacy settings this year

Innovation

Baltimore police will soon start using surveillance planes

Science

Should you gift a DNA test? Why it might not be worth the risk

Innovation

The U.S. has more surveillance cameras per person than China

Innovation

Facebook and Google are violating human rights, says Amnesty international

Innovation

Americans traded privacy for convenience, and they regret it