Protecting your Privacy while Using Mobile Apps

Many mobile applications are developed these days to share every aspect of our private lives. Keeping this in mind, it may be strange to think about protecting your privacy when using the newest mobile applications. 

Protecting Your Privacy on Social Media

It’s amazing how social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram—just to name a few of the hundreds of similar sites—have become so much a part of our everyday lives in such a short amount of time.

Windows 10 Privacy Concerns Still Raising Questions

People, in general, just don’t like change. There’s something to be said about the familiar, about knowing how and why something works. And when a newer version of something we already love comes out, it’s inevitable that we’ll start to pick apart the differences, to weigh the pros and cons and pass judgment as to whether or not this new thing is really better.

Kids' Smart Toys are Big Holiday Targets for Hackers

ID-theft criminals may be the ultimate Grinch this holiday season as kids’ smart toys create vulnerabilities for hacking, data theft and cyberattacks.

How Privacy Moves to Keep Up with the Internet of Things

There’s little doubt that the insulin pump is one of the most life-changing inventions in recent medical innovation.

Protecting Your Identity on Twitter

There's a lot of information about keeping yourself and your kids safe online, specifically on social media. But too often, when users think of social media, they're really thinking of the ramifications of one platform like Facebook over the dozens of other popular social sharing tools.

Fun Facebook Quiz or Invasion of Your Privacy? 

Do you know what Disney princess you are? What about which Game of Thrones character you are? Do you know how long you’d survive in the zombie apocalypse?

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