TWITTER Inc is being investigated by the Federal Trade Commission for alleged privacy violations, another setback for a company that has struggled in recent years to protect private user data and...

[PARIS] Europe is sitting on a wealth of data that is the 21st equivalent of a precious metal mine during the gold rush.

[BENGALURU] Australia's competition regulator has launched court proceedings against Alphabet's Google for allegedly misleading consumers about the expanded use of personal data for targeted...

[WASHINGTON] Big Tech, its hands full with antitrust probes and complaints growing from activists and politicians, turns its attention to quarterly earnings in the coming days expected to show the...

[SEOUL] South Korea's internet giant Naver has moved backup servers storing its users' personal data in Hong Kong to Singapore as China tightens its grip over Hong Kong with a new national...

[BENGALURU] Twitter said on Saturday that hackers were able to download account information for up to eight accounts involved in the hack of its systems this week, but said none of them were...

CYBERSECURITY firm Acronis has acquired US-based DeviceLock, for an undisclosed sum. 

[LUXEMBOURG] Europe's top court on Thursday rejected the validity of a mechanism used by thousands of companies to send data to the United States, backing concerns about US surveillance raised by...

[LUXEMBOURG] The latest clash between Facebook and Austrian privacy activist Max Schrems could disrupt hundreds of thousands of companies as Europe's top court rules on Thursday on the legality of...

[WASHINGTON] Alphabet's Google is changing its policies next month to restrict advertising for spyware and other unauthorised tracking technology.