Why My Kid Has A Credit Card It was the final straw. I was reporting on a family that was unable to insure three out of four kids because their social security numbers were already in use—by a thief in another state.
U.S. Makes Nearly Half Of Government Facebook User Information RequestsThe latest Facebook disclosure on how often governments around the world request user information reveals that the United States government does much more snooping into the social network than any other country.
Netflix To Allow Multiple Profiles On 1 Subscription AccountNetflix is introducing a long-awaited feature that will make it easier for the Internet video service to track and analyze the viewing habits of people sharing the same $8-per-month account.
New Federal Report Calls For Online Privacy Bill Of RightsThe Commerce Department is calling for the creation of a “privacy bill of rights” for Internet users to set ground rules for companies that collect consumer data online and use that information for marketing and other purposes.
Google Tightening Privacy Leash On Its EmployeesGoogle Inc. is tightening its privacy leash on employees in an effort to ensure they don't intrude on people while the Internet search leader collects and stores information about its users.