A new project from the EFF offers a quick path to a more secure email ecosystem.
In a 5-4 decision, the Supreme Court said law enforcement needs to obtain a search warrant before it can access historical cell phone location records, but stopped short of making a ruling on how other types of third-party data collection should be handled.
Three mobile carriers said they will no longer sell customer location data to aggregators.
Lawmakers are planning to introduce a privacy "bill of rights" that will include some elements of the new GDPR regulation.
The latest brouhaha over Facebook's data-sharing practices highlights how critical APIs have become to modern development, and how important it is to restrict how much data can be accessed through these interfaces.