Privacy

Innovation
These cyborg cockroaches could save your life — and be a privacy nightmare
Joanna Thompson
Culture
Should you keep a journal? A writing expert explains the hidden power of diaries
Paula Vene Smith and The Conversation
Innovation
Here’s exactly how tech companies and apps conspire to track you 24/7
Peter Krapp and The Conversation
Innovation
The 6 best outdoor motion-sensor lights
Vanessa Spilios
Culture
Roe v. Wade: 5 online surveillance risks to people seeking abortions in the U.S.
Nora McDonald and Undark
Mind and Body
How do you get someone to follow the rules? Psychologists debunk a popular theory
Magda Osman
Culture
If you want more privacy in your own home, check out these 35 genius things on Amazon
Christina X. Wood
Innovation
How to stop “dark patterns” from wasting your time and money online
Jasmine McNealy
Innovation
Why robots don’t deserve names
Sarah Wells
Innovation
Engineers are on the brink of breaking a massive encryption barrier
Sarah Wells
Innovation
Facebook Portal alternatives: 4 smart home displays with all the same features
Danny Paez
Innovation
Decrypted Renaissance 'dead letters' pioneer a new way to decode history
Sarah Wells
Innovation
Who commits crime on Tor? A new analysis has a surprising answer
Sarah Wells
Innovation
The 3 best cheap video doorbells — & they start at $60
Cristina Sanza
Innovation
The 6 best smart locks
Cristina Sanza
Culture
Scientist warns a new sci-fi novel challenges how we think about robots
David Grossman
Innovation
Could microchipped employees become the future of the workplace?
Stephen J. Bronner
Innovation
Twitter bitcoin hack: 6 ways to protect against social engineering attacks
Mike Brown and Nathaniel Mott
Culture
July 15 Twitter hack: A list of every hacked verified account
Eric Francisco
Culture
After we cure Covid-19, something else will remain that we must heal
Victoria Rodner
Innovation
Hackers can access your mobile and laptop cameras and record you – cover them up now
David Cook
Culture
5 psychology tips for couples stuck at home together for the foreseeable future
Kara Fletcher
Innovation
Congress is trying to kill encryption during a pandemic
Thor Benson
Innovation
SpaceX drops Zoom due to ‘significant’ privacy concerns
Mike Brown
Innovation
This web browser fights fascists
Thor Benson
Innovation
Your phone's PIN code is probably so bad anyone could guess it, study finds
Thor Benson
Innovation
Surgical masks are no match for China's facial recognition technology
Thor Benson
Innovation
This tech could prevent COVID-19 hospital overcrowding
Sarah Wells
Innovation
Research shows we're not prepared for drones being used for terrorist attacks
Thor Benson
Innovation
Coronavirus hack: nobody knows who entered HHS servers or why
David Grossman
Innovation
Alexa could soon know where you are in your house
Thor Benson
Innovation
A new device allows anyone to become literally invisible at night
Thor Benson
Innovation
"OK Google": How a hacker can surf into your phone silently
Sarah Wells
Innovation
Clearview AI has your photos, but a data breach shows they haven't earned your trust
Thor Benson
Innovation
You had one job: Defense agency that handles secure communications hacked
Thor Benson
Innovation
A legal case could threaten anonymous Glassdoor reviews
Thor Benson
Innovation
Facial recognition industry set to make billions despite bans around the country
Thor Benson
Innovation
A creepy glitch on Google Nest Hub leads to camera restriction
David Grossman
Innovation
Russia and China end the decade with less free internet
Thor Benson
Innovation
Scientists can now make you invisible -- to infrared cameras at least
Sarah Wells
Innovation
ProtonMail is launching an encrypted Google Calendar competitor
Thor Benson
Science
Give the gift of privacy settings this year
Passant Rabie
Innovation
Baltimore police will soon start using surveillance planes
Thor Benson
Science
Should you gift a DNA test? Why it might not be worth the risk
Michael Mackley
Innovation
The U.S. has more surveillance cameras per person than China
Thor Benson
Innovation
Facebook and Google are violating human rights, says Amnesty international
Sarah Wells
Innovation
Americans traded privacy for convenience, and they regret it
Thor Benson
Innovation
Your mobile phone data could help scientists map disease outbreaks
Sarah Wells
Innovation
U.S. drops in internet freedom ranking for third year in a row
Thor Benson
Mind and Body
Facebook's Preventative Health tool has a flaw that's impossible to ignore
Emma Betuel