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Google to Limit Which Apps Can See Other Installed Apps on Android Devices, Evoking Similar Privacy Changes Apple Made in iOS 9

Google will soon make it harder for third-party apps to see what other apps are installed on a user's Android

Research Claiming Android Collects 20x More User Data Than iOS ‘Off By An Order of Magnitude,’ Says Google

Google and Apple both collect data from their users on their respective mobile operating systems, even when users are simply

Apple Lobbies Against ‘Right to Repair’ Bill Over Privacy Concerns of Third Party Repair Shops Accessing User Data

Apple, HP, and Honeywell are lobbying against a bill in the Nevada statehouse that would require electronic hardware manufacturers to

Which apps share your data the most

Data privacy concerns keeping you awake? We look at what data apps are really collecting, what they're doing with it, and which apps keep your data private.

Apple Launches All-in-One Web Page With Privacy Labels for Its Own Apps

Apple today updated its privacy website with a new "Labels" section that brings privacy labels for all of Apple's apps

How to secure your Wi-Fi network

It's more important than ever to keep your work and home networks safe from prying eyes. We'll show you how to secure your Wi-Fi network so you can rest easy.

Apple Offers Developers Clarification on Some App Privacy Data Reporting Requirements

Apple today informed developers that it has introduced additional guidance for App Store privacy labels, a feature that Apple has

Mark Zuckerberg Reportedly Told Staff Facebook Needs to ‘Inflict Pain’ on Apple Over Privacy Dispute

Apple and Facebook have been in a very public spat over the course of the last few months as Apple

YouTube’s iOS App Gets First Update in Two Months

Google today finally updated its YouTube iOS app for the first time in over two months, becoming one of the

iOS 14.5 Beta Directs ‘Safe Browsing’ Traffic in Safari Through Apple Server Instead of Google to Protect Personal User Data

Starting with iOS and iPadOS 14.5, Apple will proxy Google's "Safe Browsing" service used in Safari through its own servers

WhatsApp Uses Status Updates to Remind Users About Its Privacy Commitments

WhatsApp has started using Status messages to remind its users of the messaging service's "commitment to your privacy," following the

More Than a Dozen Apps With ‘Misleading or Flat-Out Inaccurate’ Privacy Labels Found on App Store

Last month, Apple introduced privacy labels on the App Store, providing users with a broad overview of the data types

Signal Private Messenger Gains Chat Wallpapers, Animated Stickers, ‘About’ Profile Section, and More

Encrypted messaging app Signal has been updated with several new features that reflect its increase in popularity, including chat wallpapers,

Apple CEO Tim Cook: Privacy is ‘One of the Top Issues of the Century’

Apple CEO Tim Cook this morning spoke at the virtual Computers, Privacy, and Data Protection conference where he discussed Facebook's

Tim Cook Implies That Facebook’s Business Model of Maximizing Engagement Leads to Polarization and Violence

Apple CEO Tim Cook today spoke at the virtual Computers, Privacy, and Data Protection conference, condemning the business model of

The iPhone will soon block all apps from using a unique identifier to track you

In its ongoing fight to protect user privacy, Apple will block all apps from tracking users by their unique advertising identifier.

The iPhone will soon block all apps from using a unique identifier to track you

In its ongoing fight to protect user privacy, Apple will block all apps from tracking users by their unique advertising identifier.

A Day in the Life of Your Data: Apple Details How Companies Can Track You Across Apps and Websites

Today is Data Privacy Day, and Apple is marking the occasion in a few ways, including sharing a new "A

Apple CEO Tim Cook to Speak at EU Data Protection Conference This Thursday

Apple CEO Tim Cook will speak at the EU Computers, Privacy, and Data Protection (CPDP) conference later this week (via

Follow these 5 simple tips for a healthier relationship with technology

If you've developed an unhealthy dependency on technology, here are a few easy steps you can take to fight back and cultivate a healthier relationship with it.

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