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Privacy Brindisi: Bianca Devins murder prompts Instagram privacy changes

WASHINGTON – Instagram has changed its privacy policies in response to last year’s murder of Bianca Devins ... But for most users, it’s still difficult to file a complaint and receive a timely ...

Privacy Instagram, Oculus and WhatsApp are missing from Facebook's privacy booth at CES

demos of a new privacy tool called off-Facebook activity that hasn't fully rolled out globally yet. The tool lets you disconnect your online browsing activity from your social media account. That's...

Privacy From Instagram to TikTok: Indians Wage Online Battle Against Citizenship Law

Approved by India's president last week, the law paves the way for minorities from Pakistan ... unlike Facebook or WhatsApp where conversations are largely private or among a user's close social ...

Privacy (Update: Removed from Play Store) Shady app lets stalkers view private Instagram accounts in exchange for their own data

Facebook doesn't have the best reputation when it comes to minding its users' privacy, and Cambridge Analytica exploiting the social network's third-party APIs for unchecked data collection surely ...

Privacy Instagram cracks down on app that snoops on private profiles

Ghosty harvests data from its users to help them violate privacy. Instagram is taking action against a stalker-friendly app that makes Like Patrol seem modest. The social network confirmed to...

Privacy (Update: Instagram statement) Shady app lets stalkers view private Instagram accounts in exchange for their own data

Facebook doesn't have the best reputation when it comes to minding its users' privacy, and Cambridge Analytica exploiting the social network's third-party APIs for unchecked data collection surely ...

Privacy Teens take Instagram seriously — and it's costing some of them their personal data

Throughout the summer, Stier repeatedly tried to raise the issue with government regulators. Stier got a response from Ireland's Data Protection Commission (DPC), a government entity responsible...

Privacy How To Keep Your Instagram Data Private & Block Apps From Sharing It

You can use the app's updated security settings to keep your Instagram data private and block other apps from sharing it too. The new security feature mirrors Facebook's in that it will ask you for...

Privacy Instagram now lets you control which apps can access your account data

In addition to providing a handy list of all websites which have access to your Instagram information, it’s adding a new authorization screen that asks for your explicit consent before sharing your...

Privacy Instagram gives you more control over data shared with third-party apps

It's adding more powerful controls over data sharing that let you quickly shut down a sketchy app. There's a new authorization screen that clarifies what a third-party app wants, and new privacy ...

Privacy Instagram Is Giving Users More Control Over Their Privacy

Instagram is giving its users a little more control over their privacy, particularly when it comes to third-party apps you connect to the service. You'll have an easier way to manage all of the ...

Privacy Instagram is ditching the ‘Follow’ tab, giving users a little more privacy

For years Instagram has shown users two different feeds when they tab on the heart icon found at the bottom of the app. This heart icon takes the user to the Activity feed, which shows the user all...

Privacy U.S. Senate tech critic challenges Zuckerberg to sell WhatsApp, Instagram to prove he’s serious about data privacy

As Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg met Thursday with President Donald Trump and other critics of the tech industry, the Senate’s most vocal detractor offered a challenge: Sell your WhatsApp and...

Privacy Senator challenges Facebook to sell Instagram, WhatsApp to prove it’s serious about data privacy

Lee’s office said the two discussed bias against conservatives on Facebook’s platform, regulation of online services, enforcement of antitrust laws in the tech industry and data privacy issues....

Privacy Hawley presses Facebook’s Zuckerberg at meeting to sell Instagram in name of privacy

By Sen. Josh Hawley urged Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to sell off Instagram and other holdings to demonstrate the company’s commitment to data privacy during an hour-long meeting with the tech...

Privacy It’s bizarrely easy to see private Instagram posts and share them with anyone you want

And if you wanted more proof that you should be careful about what kind of data you store on Facebook’s servers, even if temporarily, you need to read a new report. It turns out that private ...

Privacy No, That Instagram Privacy Hoax Isn’t Real. It Never Is.

Julia Roberts, Rob Lowe, and even current Secretary of Energy Rick Perry were among the many celebrities, politicians, and regular people who recently shared this Instagram post in an effort to ...

Privacy Instagram Hoax Rocks (And Truly Annoys) Internet, Many Celebrities

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — An internet hoax went viral Wednesday faster ... Instagram didn’t change their privacy policy. Apparently, many fell for the hoax including some big celebrities with ...

Privacy Did You Fall For That Instagram Privacy Hoax? You're Not Alone

But most of all, it demonstrates a general lack of knowledge around privacy rules and what personal information of ours these online entities are entitled to possess. That so many were so quick to ...

Privacy Instagram Privacy Policy Hoax Shared by Rick Perry, Megan Rapinoe, Usher, and Julia Roberts

The fake Instagram privacy policy—similar to a Facebook hoax that's been circulating for a decade—fooled high profile account owners with millions of followers. A recent post circulating on ...