You are being tracked. Deal with it.

Your every move is being tracked. If you didn’t realize it by now, get used to it. Because it will only become more widespread in the coming days, months and years. The Consumer Reports headlines this week about how smart TVs are monitoring your watching got a lot of attention, but it should hardly be a surprise. If you’re on the Web, and haven’t jacked up […]

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Should All Cell Phones Come With “Kill Switches”?

A majority of Americans now own smartphones, and while that might be great news for app-makers, it’s becoming an increasing headache for law enforcement. About 40% of robberies in major metros across the country involve a cell phone, according to the Federal Communications Commission, and smartphone-driven thefts often take a violent turn. In a few humanity-shaming instances, those altercations have […]

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