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Use email aliases to organize your inbox—and stay private
And setting them up is a snap.
Learn to use Facebook Messenger’s new encryption option for group chats and calls
Protect your group texts and calls.
How to see if someone has been snooping on your devices
Check for suspicious activity on your phone and laptop.
6 secure alternatives to WhatsApp
Your data is valuable. Take care of it.
Apple has a new plan to curb child pornography. Here’s why it’s controversial.
The tech giant unveiled new tools to fight CSAM, or child sexual abuse material. This is what to know about them—and why some privacy experts are pushing back.
Everything you need to know about the Pegasus spyware scandal
The software turns smartphones against their owners.
6 router settings you should change right now
Protect your device from vulnerabilities.
Venmo just made some big privacy changes—here’s what to know
The peer-to-peer payment app announced updates to its social feed, privacy, and payment options.
Your Google search history needs its own password
Keep your searches to yourself.
How to wipe metadata from any file
True privacy is in the details.