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June 11, 2018
The repeal of net neutrality is part of a campaign by FCC Chairman Ajit Pai. Bloomberg photo by Zach Gibson
The Web as you know it may soon be altered
June 11, 2018 - 7:46am
June 4, 2018
Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook’s chief executive, followed by Joel Kaplan, Facebook's vice president of global public policy, during a break in congressional testimony on Capitol Hill in Washington, April 10, 2018. The company formed data-sharing partnerships with Apple, Samsung and dozens of other device makers, raising new concerns about its privacy protections. (Lawrence Jackson/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Facebook disputes report it grants phone makers deep data access
June 4, 2018 - 8:34am
June 2, 2018
In the weeks ahead, Facebook will pop up in your News Feed with a call to review some settings. It won't change your defaults - but it's a good reminder you should change them by tapping manage data settings. MUST CREDIT: Facebook screenshot
Hands off my data! 15 default privacy settings you should change right now
June 2, 2018 - 12:52pm
June 1, 2018
Facebook is discontinuing its troubled "trending" section, the social network announced Friday. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
Facebook is shutting down its notorious 'trending' feature
June 1, 2018 - 1:47pm
May 25, 2018
Photo courtesy of Pixabay.
Why you're getting flooded with privacy notifications in your email
May 25, 2018 - 12:40pm
May 24, 2018
Why is Instagram adding a mute button? Because rejection is scary
May 24, 2018 - 3:02pm
May 21, 2018
Gregg Schaefer is the vice president of sales for Vaaler Insurance. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Insuring against online attacks: Coupled with improved security, insurance can help companies manage cyber risk
May 21, 2018 - 8:05am
May 14, 2018
The Facebook logo is displayed for a photograph on an Apple iPhone.  Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
Facebook suspends 200 apps following Cambridge Analytica scandal
May 14, 2018 - 9:52am
May 8, 2018
 The Equifax offices in Atlanta, Sept. 12, 2017. A new start-up, Truework, will try to compete with an Equifax service known as The Work Number, which helps employers handle requests to verify a person’s employment history and salary. (Kevin D. Liles/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
145 million Social Security numbers, 99 million addresses and more: Every type of personal data Equifax lost to hackers, by the numbers
May 8, 2018 - 1:38pm
May 3, 2018
Do you have a Twitter account? If so, change your password now, company says
May 3, 2018 - 4:17pm
May 1, 2018
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks Tuesday at F8, Facebook's developer conference. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by David Paul Morris
Facebook's mission to connect people now includes helping them date
May 1, 2018 - 3:33pm
April 30, 2018
A T-Mobile sign in Times Square in New York, April 28, 2018. T-Mobile and Sprint, in reaching a merger deal Sunday, argue that combining is the only way they can fight back against the two industry leaders, Verizon and AT&T. (Jeenah Moon/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
T-Mobile and Sprint announce plans to merge
April 30, 2018 - 9:18am
April 26, 2018
The Facebook logo is displayed for a photograph on an Apple iPhone. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
Facebook didn't read the terms and conditions for the app behind Cambridge Analytica
April 26, 2018 - 11:05am
April 25, 2018
An example of "nudging" in the new Gmail.  Google.
The new Gmail sends self-destructing emails - and nudges you to reply to mom
April 25, 2018 - 8:56am
April 12, 2018
Mark Zuckerberg, chief executive of Facebook, testifies before the House Energy and Commerce Committee on Capitol Hill, in Washington, April 11, 2018.   (Lawrence Jackson/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Analysis: No, Mark Zuckerberg, we're not really in control of our data
April 12, 2018 - 1:29pm