“Everyone knows someone who went missing. But they don’t speak about these things.”
“They’re turning suspects into criminals in one click.”
The same powerful surveillance tools have cropped up in at least two countries—and researchers are looking for the missing link.
Apple’s new Face ID technology raises questions about constitutional protections for personal devices.
The robust Islamic app economy includes a program for ordering up sacrificial livestock.
Technology is evolving faster than the legal and moral frameworks needed to manage it.
As the costs of complex cyberattacks increase, old-school email tricks are coming back in style.
The technique uses popular sites as camouflage for banned ones.
When virtual assistants almost pass as human, they only seem more robotic.
The cutesy feature could pressure employees into sharing their every move—both on and off the clock.
As much as other types of companies might want to ignore their lowest-margin patrons, most don’t have that luxury.
At the current rate, customs agents are on track to increase inspections of travelers’ electronic devices by a third this year.
Can “polluting” browsing history with fake traffic make it harder for ISPs to spy on you?
An analysis of the top 100,000 Android apps found tens of thousands of pairings that leak sensitive data.
A dispute over a garage-door opener shows just how much control manufacturers have over your internet-connected things.
Some of the best digital-forensics labs don't belong to the police—they're run by banks, tech companies, and retailers.
Data patterns alone can be enough to give away what video you’re watching on YouTube.
If so, he’s extremely vulnerable to being hacked.
As hackers learn to imitate the body's unique features, scientists might turn to brainwaves and genomics to verify people's identities.