You can control how much Google knows about you. Here's how.
Here's how to update WhatsApp to helps make sure your phone is safe from the spyware targeting Android and iOS devices.
If you want to ditch Instagram, follow these step-by-step instructions for deactivating your account.
Identity theft is a pervasive problem, yet there are simple steps you can take to avoid becoming the next victim.
Here are the steps you should take if you know your personal information has been compromised in a data breach.
If your identity's just been stolen, don't panic -- be proactive. Here are six simple things you need to do right now.
A toddler locked his dad out of an iPad for 48 years. Here are some simple tips on how to unlock and restore an iPad or iPhone.
When you ditch your computer or smartphone, do you wipe it clean? How about your work computer? Here's how to leave no trace of yourself.
Zelle is a money-transfer service that's tied directly to your bank account, making it both convenient and potentially risky.
Amazon Alexa's Drop-In feature, which lets you view a feed from someone's Echo Show unannounced, is a bit creepy. Here's how to disable it.
Make sure your Nest security camera is secure by changing your password and enabling two-factor authentication.
While Social Security number scams tend to work better on older folks, the scammers will target anyone.
Apple now lets you download all the personal information its stored about your activity. Here's how to access that new privacy tool.
Facebook now has a page where you can go to see whether your account was affected in the company's recent data breach.
Android is the world’s most popular mobile operating system. But one setting you might not know about could save you tons of time.
Simple instructions to activate two-factor authentication on Amazon, Facebook, Apple, Twitter and other popular sites and online services.
Are you being flooded by spam calls from numbers with your area code and prefix? Here's how to avoid being tricked by these phony neighbors.
Apple has kept up with regulators and competitors, and now offers users a means to download their personal records stored by the company.
Google Home is useful and easy to use, but it can still get you into trouble. Here are some safety tips.
You can stop Facebook Messenger from logging your calls and texts, but you can't do so without also disabling contact syncing.
You can check to see if you were hit by the Equifax data breach, but the process can be messy. Here's how to do it, and what to do afterward.
After beta-testing the feature for months, Reddit has finally rolled out two-factor authentication (2FA) for all users.
Here's a step-by-step tutorial on how to set restrictions (parental controls) for movies, TV shows, adult content and more on YouTube.
It's easy to steal Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. How can you protect your holdings? Can you ever get stolen bitcoins back?