Data brokers are targeted in a new iPhone privacy ad from Apple which warns viewers pretty bluntly that their data is being sold without consent.
A Virtual Private Network (VPN) adds a middleman between you and the end server in an internet connection, acting as a relay that helps enhance your privacy. It does this by cloaking your real location, and in many cases, encrypting your internet traffic to prevent snoopers from seeing what you’re doing as you browse the web.
Apple, Google and Microsoft are expanding support for the FIDO passwordless sign-in standard across devices and platforms to boost user security further.
The new tracking sound features a more prominent tone pattern that should help you more easily locate an unknown AirTag that has been found moving with you.
WhatsApp's "last seen" feature lets people know when you were last active on the instant messaging app. If you don't want people to know when you were last online, for privacy or any other reason, here is how to hide your WhatsApp "last seen" status on iPhone.
Just this past weekend, iDownloadBlog shared news about the new Hyperixa repository, which is the official successor of the now-retired TitanD3v repository. Former TitanD3v developer SouthernGirlWhoCode now uses the Hyperixa name when releasing new jailbreak tweaks.
Learn what happens when you use Twitter's unfollow feature which it says helps control unwanted attention on the platform by letting you leave a tweet conversation.
To make sure you understand the implications of each control, Google's Chrome browser has launched a new Privacy Guide on desktop. It's basically a one-stop shop that walks you through tightening your privacy in a step-by-step fashion.
Almost the entire online world is on Facebook, and if you want some privacy, you can lock your profile. It takes just a few clicks and is the quickest way to protect your photos and posts.
In this tutorial, we will show you what happens when you lock your Facebook profile and how to do it from iPhone, the Android Facebook app, or on a computer.
Wondering about the places where you were recently? It can be for personal reasons to help you recall the places you visited. Or, if you have to prove someone for legal reasons or otherwise, you can use the past location history of your iPhone to establish your presence at that location.
Here are two ways to find your location history on iPhone using Apple's Significant Locations and Google Maps. We also go over the steps to delete the saved location history and how to turn it off.
When it comes to providing specific user data, Apple relies on official legal requests from law enforcement and government agencies. However, it turns out that the company may have been duped by some forged requests, and, as a result, provided user data to nefarious individuals.
While Face ID is obviously Apple's go-to biosecurity measure for its high-end devices, Touch ID does technically still live on. And there's certainly no shortage of folks out there in the wild who would like to see the fingerprint-based option make a return for the newest iPhone lineups. And that's been rumored! But maybe we'll have to keep waiting.