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Senate votes to let ISPs sell your Web browsing history to...

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | KrulUA) The US Senate today voted to eliminate broadband privacy rules that would have required ISPs to get...

Big US companies pull YouTube ads after extremist content sparks uncertainty

(credit: Rego Korosi) The controversy surrounding Google and YouTube advertising and extremist content has spread across the pond.According to a Bloomberg report, some...

Amid boycott, Google changes ad policy to give advertisers more control

Enlarge (credit: Philippe Huguen/Getty Images) Last week, the UK government halted taxpayer-funded advertising on YouTube and Google because some of its ads appeared on extremist content.Today,...

ISPs say your Web browsing and app usage history isn’t “sensitive”

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | KrulUA) ISPs that want the federal government to eliminate broadband privacy rules say that your Web browsing and...

Advertisers look forward to buying your Web browsing history from ISPs

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Thomas Jackson) Six advertising industry trade groups yesterday thanked Republican lawmakers for introducing legislation that would overturn rules that...

Bots: Biggest player on the cybercrime block

In the world of cybercrime, ransomware, and DDoS attacks had the highest profile by far during the past year.There was an entire day devoted...

GOP senators’ new bill would let ISPs sell your Web browsing...

Enlarge (credit: Samantha Celera) Republican senators yesterday introduced legislation that would overturn new privacy rules for Internet service providers.If the Federal Communications Commission rules...

YouTube killing its most annoying ad format: The 30-second unskippable

(credit: Flickr: Rego Korosi ) If you watch any amount of videos on YouTube, you're probably accustomed to waiting five seconds before hitting...

ISPs won’t have to follow privacy rules if GOP lawmakers get...

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Thomas Jackson) Republican senators are reportedly preparing a legislative move to overturn privacy rules that require ISPs to protect...

Want to post a discriminatory ad? Facebook may try to stop...

Get your text right for your Facebook housing ad if you want the company's figurative thumbs-up for it. (credit: American Advisors Group) Following Facebook's November promises...

Vizio smart TVs tracked viewers around the clock without consent

Vizio, one of the world's biggest makers of Smart TVs, is paying $2.2 million to settle charges it collected viewing habits from 11 million...

Megaviral Meitu “beauty” app’s data grab is anything but skin-deep

reader comments 36 Share this story Enlarge / Our editor, Sebastian, finally achieves self actualisation through technology. Sebastian Anthony A Chinese app which allegedly...