CafePress Data Breach Shows Why You Should Use ‘Have I Been Pwned’

Screenshot: David Murphy (CafePress) We literally just wrote about how it’s pretty crappy when companies lie…

The Easiest Way to Transfer Contacts to a New Phone

Next to photos, contacts are usually the most important thing people want to transfer to a…

Senate Bill Would Give Voters Access to Political Campaign Data

Photo: Getty The Cambridge Analytica scandal around the 2016 U.S. presidential election remains one of the…

The Weather Machine Reveals How the Forecast Is Made—and Why It’s Now Threatened

Photo: AP The weather forecast is one of the most ubiquitous things in our daily lives.…

Google Starts Rolling Out Options to Auto-Delete Web & App, Location Histories Every Few Months

Screenshot: Google Google has begun rolling out features first announced in May that will allow users…

Minneapolis Police Officer Awarded $585,000 in Suit Over Abuse of State Driver’s License Database

Minneapolis police officer Amy Krekelberg won $585,000 in a jury verdict this week, including $300,000 in…

Class-Action Lawsuit Accuses Apple of ‘Intentionally and Unlawfully’ Sharing iTunes Listening Data

Photo: Gizmodo A new class-action lawsuit claims that Apple is “intentionally and unlawfully” disclosing its customers’…

Facebook Sues South Korean Analytics Company to Send a ‘Message’ That It Means Business Now

Photo: Jeff Chiu (AP) Facebook has filed a lawsuit against South Korean data analytics company Rankwave…