[WASHINGTON] US regulators on Friday said they had found now-defunct British political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica deceived consumers about the collection of Facebook data for voter...

TWITTER Inc is updating its global privacy policy to give users more information about what data advertisers might receive and is launching a site to provide clarity on its data protection efforts...

[SAN FRANCISCO] Twitter is updating its global privacy policy to give users more information about what data advertisers might receive and is launching a site to provide clarity on its data...

GOOGLE workers will listen to audio snippets of people speaking to its digital voice assistant to help improve the product's quality - if users give the company permission to do so.

[SAN FRANCISCO] Facebook said on Friday that it suspended "tens of thousands" of apps on its platform as a result of a privacy practices review launched following a scandal involving Cambridge...

[CARDIFF, Wales] A few hours before a recent Wales-Ireland rugby match, police officers popped out of a white van, stopped a man and then arrested him. A camera attached to the van had captured...

[SAN FRANCISCO] Apple Inc was sued over claims that the privacy of Siri users was violated when human reviewers listened to customer recordings.

[WASHINGTON] The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) approved a roughly US$5 billion settlement with Facebook this week over its investigation into the social media company's handling of user data,...

[SAN FRANCISCO] Apple Inc was sued by customers who claim the company is unlawfully disclosing and selling information about people's iTunes purchases as well as their personal data, contrary to...

OPINION

IT'S been almost a year since the EU's data privacy regulation took effect. Despite causing a flurry of activity and debates on its impact on businesses globally, the success of this regulation...