Spotify’s Pre-Save Feature Gives Record Labels User Data, Account Access

Saved Drake and Chris Brown's "No Guidance" before the track's release? Sony can upload images to your profile. If you saved Drake and Chris Brown&#.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 28th, 2019

Apple Tests Feature That Could Hamper Access to iPhones

Apple is working on a new security feature that could make it harder for investigators to retrieve data from iPhones, the latest twist in its long-running standoff with law-enforcement agencies over user privacy......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 13th, 2018

Facebook spied on Instagram users through their iPhone cameras, a new lawsuit claims

Facebook got access to "intimate" data by spying on Instagram users via their iPhone cameras, a lawsuit filed Thursday said. Jens Kalaene/picture alliance via Getty Images Facebook is being sued by an Instagram user.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytSep 18th, 2020

How to permanently delete your Google account, but save all your emails and other data

How to permanently delete your Google account, but save all your emails and other data.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytAug 27th, 2020

How to delete apps on your iPhone, and erase or save all their data

You can delete apps from your iPhone via the home screen, or by using the "Offload App" feature to save their data. It's easy to delete ap.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 26th, 2020

CIA analysts reportedly told the White House there"s "no evidence" the Chinese government has accessed TikTok data

JIM WATSON/AFP via Getty Images CIA analysts told the White House that though it is possible for the Chinese government to access TikTok user data, there is "no evidence" .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 7th, 2020

Lawful Access To Encrypted Data And Facial Recognition

First, this is a must-read first-person account from a Black man in Detroit who was falsely arrested in front of his wife and children and spent a night in jail after he was misidentified by a rac.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJun 24th, 2020

Trump"s 2020 campaign app hoovers up way more user data than Biden"s, including contacts, location, and Bluetooth

Associated Press Researchers analyzed Donald Trump and Joe Biden's 2020 campaign apps. Trump's asks for access to much more of the user's personal data than Biden's, including location and Bluetooth d.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 22nd, 2020

Israeli Bitcoiners See Surveillance as Unavoidable During Coronavirus Crisis

Tracking mobile-phone data may save lives during the pandemic, but will it become a permanent feature of the surveillance state?.....»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMar 19th, 2020

How to enable cookies in a Firefox browser on your PC or Mac computer

dennizn/Shutterstock It's easy to enable cookies in Firefox, should you want to access websites that need to save data or passwords. Firefox has three cookie tracking settings you can enable &md.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 13th, 2020

How to accept a Spotify Family Plan invite, and share premium access with your entire household

kikovic/Shutterstock Before you can accept a Spotify Family invite, you'll need to make sure that you're either at the address that the owner of the account has set as "Home," or at least know the ad.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 24th, 2020

Apple shared customer data with US government in a record-high 90% of cases, even as Trump administration complains it"s not doing enough

Apple announced in a report Friday that it received a record-high 3,619 requests from the US government for users' account information in the first half of 2019, up 36% from the previous six-month period. Apple said it .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 18th, 2020

How to backup your Android device and save files to your Google account

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider You can backup your Android device and save content like images and videos, data, .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 16th, 2020

How to delete your Spotify account, and erase your personal data and playlists

Reuters To delete your Spotify account, you'll have to go through the Spotify website in an internet browser. You can't delete your Spotify account through the mobile or desktop apps. Deleting your account .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 15th, 2020

Microsoft says hackers with possible North Korean ties stole user data

A lawsuit alleges hackers tricked Microsoft users into handing over their login credentials, letting them access "highly sensitive information.".....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 31st, 2019

Spotify is finally giving millions of free users a crucial feature that paid users have had for years (SPOT, AMZN)

Monica Chin/Business Insider Spotify is the world's most popular music streaming service, with over 100 million paying subscribers and over 217 million monthly users.  Spotify's paying users get access to certain functionality that free users do not.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 20th, 2019

Facebook executives planned "switcharoo" on data policy change: court filings

Facebook Inc began cutting off access to user data for app developers from 2012 to squash potential rivals while presenting the move to the general public as a boon for user privacy, according to court documents reviewed by Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 6th, 2019

TikTok national security inquiry is latest US show of force on Chinese access

The TikTok inquiry stems in part from the dangers the U.S. government perceives from China's access to the app's data and user profiles, a source said......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 4th, 2019

Personal Finance Daily: Your employer gathers more intimate data on you than Amazon, Apple or Facebook and This new Tinder safety feature could save lives

Your employer gathers more intimate data on you than Amazon, Apple or Facebook and This new Tinder safety feature could save lives.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 25th, 2019

Facebook to pay record $5 billion U.S. fine over privacy; faces antitrust probe

Facebook Inc will pay a record-breaking $5 billion fine to resolve a government probe into its privacy practices and will boost safeguards on user data, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission and the social media company said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 24th, 2019

eBay launches multi-user account access, Terapeak pricing insights

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 24th, 2019