Amazon Considers Adding ‘Surveillance as a Service’ to Delivery Drones Because Maybe Every Product Should Monitor Us

A test flight of a recent Amazon delivery drone designScreenshot: Amazon It’s become abundantly clear that…

Google Claims It’s Fixing Issue That Let Used Nest Cam Sellers Spy on New Owners

Image: Nest It’s probably a bad idea to buy used connected devices because it can be…

The Privacy Problems Lurking in Apple’s App Store

Photo: Justin Sullivan (Getty) A decade ago, privacy was declared “dead.” Now it’s risen as a…

Microsoft Warns of BlueKeep Vulnerability in Older Windows

Photo: Justin Sullivan (Getty) If the idea of someone running Windows XP in 2019 makes you…

Apple Reportedly Plans to Limit Tracking in Kid’s Apps

Photo: Michael Short (Getty) Sometimes I lose track in Silicon Valley. Apple is supposed to be…

Australia’s New Encryption Law Is Forcing Tech Companies To Help With Surveillance

Australian Prime Minister Scott MorrisonPhoto: Tracey Nearmy (Getty) We still don’t know the full impact of…

Who is the New iPod Touch Good For? Privacy Hawks

Photo: Apple One year ago, a team of FBI agents executed a warrant to search former…

It’s Been One Year Since GDPR Scared the Crap Out of Silicon Valley, What’s Next?

The March 2019 Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on GDPR and CCPA.Photo: Alex Wong (Getty) Is the…

Amazon Shareholders Fail to Limit Company’s Sale of Rekognition

Photo: Mark Wilson (Getty) Long-simmering concerns over Amazon’s facial recognition software came to a head today…

Here’s the Best Way to Protect Your Accounts From Hacker Takeovers

Photo: Patrick Howell O’Neill It’s easy to be a security pessimist. Hackers and data breaches make…