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Privacy 7 iPhone Privacy Settings You Should Check Today

We all know that smartphones contain a lot of personal data. What do don't need to do is enable our device to share that information unecessarily. iPhones have a lot of privacy measures baked in if...

Privacy Smashing Security #132: CBP cyber attack, an iPhone privacy boost, and Twitter list abuse

Apple has ambitious plans to make iPhone users safer online. And trolls are using Twitter lists to target their victims. All this and much more is discussed in the latest MULTI-AWARD-WINNING...

Privacy Here are the best ways to protect your privacy on an iPhone

But you can, and should, still take some proactive steps to protect your privacy when using the iPhone. Here are some best practices to keep in mind. Google’s services, like Google Maps and Chrome,...

Privacy Seven iPhone privacy settings you should enable now

Sorry eyes. Times have changed. These days, your iPhone (and all its accumulated data) is the window to your soul. But hey, no one is suggesting you throw your phone into the ocean and wash your ...

Privacy Sign In with Apple will come to every iPhone app: How the new privacy login tool works

Sign in with Apple comes at a time when security and privacy are a political hot button issue. Facebook is just one company at the heart of an ongoing security debate that's gripped lawmakers and ...

Privacy iPhone's new private way to open your phone is long needed

Privacy is one of the most pressing issues facing the modern web. Spend any amount of time looking at the news and you'll see scandal after scandal erupting over mishandled user data. Oftentimes,...

Privacy Sign in with Apple coming to every iPhone app: The new privacy login tool explained

The security tool uses your iOS device to verify your credentials, which Apple says will keep you from being tracked online. Sign in with Apple comes at a time when security and privacy are hot...

Privacy iOS 13 for iPhone: New Siri voice, camera tools, dark mode, privacy features

It's a sizable update that also folds in privacy and a new Siri voice that's set to make ... and lets you decide if you'd like apps to ask your permission each time it requests your location data. ...

Privacy Recommended Reading: Blame the apps for iPhone privacy woes

and apps are to blame Joanna Stern, The Wall Street Journal Thanks in part to Facebook's privacy blunders, concern over personal data security is growing. And we continue to find things gobbling up...

Privacy Your iPhone is Sharing Personal Information at an Alarming Rate, Despite Apple's Promise to Guard Your Privacy

Apple also allows you to "limit ad tracking," although the option is buried in settings, under "Privacy," and then "Advertising." That feature reduces the ability of advertisers to target you based...

Privacy Your iPhone is quietly sending data as huge as 1.5GB to tracking companies: Report

While big tech companies such as Facebook, Google and Twitter are struggling to keep their data secure and private, Apple on the other side has maintained a comfortable position on such things. The...

Privacy Privacy experiment reveals that iPhones can send data to over 5,000 hidden app trackers

According to a privacy experiment conducted by The Washington Post, an iPhone was found to have sent data to over 5,400 app trackers over the period of one week. This experiment was done with the...

Privacy iOS apps are using iPhone's background app refresh feature to send personal info to data tracking companies

Data privacy is one of the major issues concerning the tech world. In the past one year, Facebook's Cambridge Analytica fiasco followed by a stream of other data breaches and privacy scandals have ...

Privacy iPhone apps use hidden trackers to share data without users' consent

A privacy test conducted by Washington Post columnist Geoffrey Fowler has found that popular iPhone apps are using trackers and sharing user data. The Wall Street Journal. The Wall Street Journal. ...

Privacy Washington Post finds 5,400 app trackers sending data from an iPhone

According to privacy firm Disconnect, which helped test my iPhone, those unwanted trackers would have spewed out 1.5 gigabytes of data over the span of a month. That’s half of an entire basic ...

Privacy Apple's latest iPhone privacy ad touts iMessage encryption

Apple's campaign arrives amidst a wider push for data privacy. Over the past few weeks, serial offenders Facebook and Google have attempted to recast their public image as born-again reformers ...

Privacy Apple Card: Sign-up, launch date, privacy details for Apple's new iPhone credit card

Backed by Mastercard and Goldman Sachs, Apple's brand-new credit card lets you pay for goods and services online and in stores. It builds on Apple Pay, a mobile payment system based on your...

Privacy Teenage shaving queries used to promote Safari privacy in latest iPhone privacy ad

Apple is continuing it's "Privacy. That's iPhone" marketing campaign ... advertisers from knowing what users are searching for online. The latest ad, titled "The Answer," focuses on one teenager ...

Privacy This ingenious new iPhone app is a powerful way to foil data snoops

(Strafach warns that journalists, activists, and others looking for strict anonymity shouldn’t rely on Guardian, which is focused on data privacy, and use the Tor browser instead.) Sudo’s interest...

Privacy Apple's smug new iPhone ad says privacy matters, just weeks after FaceTime bug fail

He told a group of European privacy regulators in October that a "data industrial complex" had emerged around online personal data that was weaponized and used against users with "military...