Those 32 million Twitter passwords were stolen from individual users, not Twitter itself. Here's how to make sure it doesn't happen to you.
You know that story about how Facebook listens to your conversations? It's not true, and here's how the media failed in covering it.
The same hacker who sold off 165 million LinkedIn credentials last week now says he's got 360 million stolen MySpace accounts.
Google's new messaging app guesses your replies, can make dinner reservations for you and will even play games with you.
About 117 million LinkedIn user credentials stolen in 2012 have surfaced online, and millions of people will have to change their passwords.
New apps for PCs and Macs give users a new way to access WhatsApp on the desktop, but is the experience that much better than WhatsApp Web?
Learn how to tell YouTube about videos that spew hatred and abuse for a worry-free video experience.
Users can keep Tumblr a safe blogging and sharing platform by reporting bullying and harassment in just a few clicks.
Learn how to avoid the worst of Reddit so that you can stay focused on its community and interesting discussions.
Just because a bullying message disappears that doesn't mean that it doesn't hurt. Learn how to report abuse and harassment on Snapchat.
Facebook wants more companies adding chatbots to its Messenger app. We took one of the first bots — one that lets you place orders through 1-800-Flowers — out for a test drive.
Superman is Huawei's latest spokesperson, a new Domino's app lets you be extra lazy and a hacker built the best Game Boy ever. Here's what's trending.
Now that you can show your Periscope broadcasts to your Twitter followers, it's high time you learned how to use the streaming service.
LifeLock claims that 'detection alone simply isn't enough,' but it must pay $100 million for deceptive ads and not protecting consumer data.
Account data of 4 million parents and 200,000 kids was stolen from child-tech maker VTech. Here's what to do if you have a VTech account.
You may not want to be reminded daily of the person you were a year ago today. Here's how to stop Facebook's On This Day feature from bumming you out.
Here's how to stop Vines, GIFs and other videos from automatically playing in your Twitter feed, whether in a browser or in the mobile app.
The popular messaging app has now granted iOS users access to its web client, bringing it closer to feature parity with competitors.
Both Meerkat and Periscope let you stream live video from your phone to the entire world. Which app is better for your next live stream?
Meerkat has become a streaming sensation since its February 2015 launch. Here's a quick guide to what you can expect when you try this live streaming app.
Encrypted messaging app Wickr has launched a new photo-sharing feature, letting users create feeds of self-destructing photos.
Ello is a new invite-only, ad-free social network for hipsters and those fed up with Facebook's advertising policy. Here's how to get started.
People trying to hack others' Facebook accounts ended up being hacked themselves, thanks to a new scam.
Facebook will show you ads based on your non-Facebook online activity -- and will no longer honor 'Do not track' requests.
Just because you like Twitter doesn't mean you don't have a right to privacy. Here's how to lock down the essential settings.
Stop sharing absolutely everything with the public. Lock down your Facebook account with these privacy and security settings.
Start sharing your deepest, darkest secrets with the world while maintaining your anonymity using Whisper. Here's how.
Find out how to use the latest version of Silent Circle's privacy-protecting secure-messaging app for iPhones and iPads.