Tim Berners-Lee, a British engineer credited with having invented the World Wide Web in 1989, has released an ambitious plan detailing steps for better online … Read more
Australia is taking Google to court over geolocation data-collection practices.
The Australian Consumer Commission (ACC) has filed a lawsuit on allegations that the electronics behemoth … Read more
The Guardian reports that Google has made “substantial” contributions to some of the most notorious climate deniers in Washington despite its insistence that it supports … Read more
Rising Internet connectivity has the potential to transform children’s lives for the better, but also makes them vulnerable to sexual abuse, online harassment and bullying, … Read more
Hundreds of millions of Facebook users’ phone numbers were exposed in an open online database, the company confirmed Wednesday, in the latest example of Facebook’s … Read more
Internet companies that do not actively combat the online exploitation of children should face financial consequences, Canada’s public safety minister hinted after announcing an increase … Read more
Major businesses including Google and Microsoft are backing the UK to become a world leader in tackling the most damaging cyber security threats, helping to … Read more
A 20-year-old cybersecurity worker has been arrested in Bulgaria and charged with hacking the personal and financial records of millions of taxpayers in the country’s … Read more
Google has suspended Viagogo as an advertiser, after claims touts resell tickets at inflated prices on the site.
The search engine’s surprise decision, which was … Read more
Instagram is hiding the number of likes on posts in several countries, including Australia and Japan, in order to “remove pressure” on users.
The trial … Read more
China’s ZTE is opening a cybersecurity centre in Brussels, four months after a similar move by Huawei.
ZTE said in a press release that … Read more