|Microsoft Stepping Up Privacy Efforts
Redmond wants to become a leader in a newly competitive space: your privacy. Microsoft said it's expanding encryption across all of its services to guard against snooping by governments.
|Consumer Behavior Being Tracked
What kind of a buyer are you? What are you willing to pay? In the search for answers this shopping season, consumer behavior online and off is being tracked aggressively with help from technology.
|Google Settles Privacy Suit for $17M
A privacy lawsuit has been settled by Google with 37 states and the District of Columbia for $17 million. The lawsuit stemmed from Google's surreptitious use of tracking cookies on Apple's Safari Web browser.
|Google: U.S. Snoop Requests Zooming
Google has released its latest transparency report, which shows the number of requests for user data has increased 100 percent since Google first started to release the reports in 2010.