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Google may have hit its Cambridge Analytica moment with the shock exposure of Project Nightingale by an internal whistleblower. Photograph: Ben Quinton/New York Times

Facebook, the most visible social platform of scale, has become the most prominent bullseye at which to aim collective wrath about our growing lack of(...)

The heightened attention to the vast amount of data Google already holds to support its consumer advertising business prompts inevitable questions about how information belonging to companies such as Ascension is treated. Photograph: Jason Alden/Bloomberg

A whistleblower reveals a secret transfer involving the personal data of tens of millions of people and a big tech company. Expressions of outrage fol(...)

Apple wants to collect healthcare data from customers by harvesting information from its base of Apple Watch and iPhone users through the Research app. Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

Apple is racing to collect healthcare data from its customers, launching a new research app that it claims will “advance science” by harvesting inform(...)

Twitter rolls out Topics Following a public figure, company or sports team on Twitter doesn’t necessarily guarantee you can keep on top of their lat(...)