There has been some concern that Windows 10 gathers too much private information from users. Whether you think Microsoft's operating system crosses the privacy line or just want to make sure you protect as much of your personal life as possible, we're here to help. Here's how to protect your privacy in just a few minutes.Note: This story has been updated for the Windows 10 … [Read more...] about How to protect your privacy in Windows 10
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Privacy & Security Is It Even Possible To Protect Your Privacy On Facebook? Listen · 3:11 3:11 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/596206770/596647539" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Facebook Twitter … [Read more...] about Is It Even Possible To Protect Your Privacy On Facebook?
It almost sounds like an April Fool's prank, but it’s not. Yesterday, on the day that many tech firms like to release joke announcements, Cloudflare launched its first consumer product: a new Domain Name System (DNS) resolver that will help protect the privacy of your web browsing sessions while speeding up your internet. DNS services, for those who don’t know, are … [Read more...] about Cloudflare’s free DNS service speeds up web browsing and helps protect your privacy
Facebook's Single Sign On service makes logging in and creating accounts for apps, games, and services easy. But when you use Facebook to log in, Facebook gives those apps access to your data — a lot of your data. Worse, Facebook can give those apps access to the data of your friends, even if those friends haven't downloaded the app or consented in any way. How to … [Read more...] about How to stop third-party apps from using your Facebook data and protect your privacy
Whether you've been searching for an anniversary present or looking at dodgy websites, it's easy to clear your internet browsing history in Safari on the iPhone and iPad. This option was moved in iOS 11, however, so you may have lost your bearings since updating. For lots more tips on protecting your secrets, see How to use private browsing on iPhone and How to delete call … [Read more...] about Protect your privacy: Wipe your iPhone’s browsing history