privacy

  1. News Bot

    Steam's New Privacy Settings Effectively Render SteamSpy, SteamCharts Useless

    If you typically used SteamSpy for all your Steam analytic needs, those days look like they're coming to an end. Thanks to a series of user privacy settings brought into motion by Steam, the very fabric of the game streaming platform that SteamSpy utilized to harvest its valuable data has been...
  2. madslane

    Update Privacy Options on PoE Forums!

    Clickbait title! No serious though. Go to your profile: https://www.pathofexile.com/account/view-profile/<your account name here>. After logging in on the right hand side, underneath your avatar and any supporter titles, you'll send an option titled "Privacy settings". Click this to and be...
  3. News Bot

    US Senator Al Franken troubled over Pokemon Go's privacy issues

    United States Senator Al Franken continues to clamp down on privacy issues in technology. In a letter dated yesterday (via GameSpot), he raised several issues to Niantic Labs CEO John Hanke expressing concern over how Pokemon Go may or may not use information gleaned from users as they play the...
  4. News Bot

    US Senator troubled over Pokemon Go's privacy issues

    United States Senator Al Franken continues to clamp down on privacy issues in technology. In a letter dated yesterday (via GameSpot), he raised several issues to Niantic Labs CEO John Hanke expressing concern over how Pokemon Go may or may not use information gleaned from users as they play the...
  5. News Bot

    US Senator troubled over Oculus Rift privacy concerns

    Concerns over privacy in VR headsets continues to snowball. Since the launch of the Oculus Rift earlier this month, the Internet has done its due diligence and proffered evidence that Oculus isn't sharing user information with Facebook or other companies yet, although Oculus admitted that it...
  6. News Bot

    Oculus addresses Facebook privacy concerns

    We all know the dangers of clicking through terms and agreements without careful scrutiny, right? Unless you want to become one segment of a human centipede, you'll read every 300-page document carefully. Like the rest of us. Somebody paid close attention to the terms and conditions that come...
  7. MAniACK_Magee

    Resolved: Google Chrome Privacy Connection Error?

    SO I was trying to access google and I was stopped by this message. I have no Idea why this is happening. None of google's apps, such as youtube, work ether. Please help!
  8. News Bot

    Don't use Hearthstone hacks if you value your privacy and Bitcoin

    While we wait for Blizzard to announce &ldquo;What&rsquo;s Next&rdquo; for Hearthstone, it appears in a completely ironic twist, a new report has identified malware disguised as hacks, bots, and deck trackers for the game. The report comes from security firm Symantec and even points out a number...
  9. News Bot

    More Xbox One Kinect privacy details outlined

    Xbox One's launch is just around the corner, and Microsoft is still looking to allay fears about privacy with its updated Kinect. The company has now shared much more detail about some of the details it outlined in June, including just what data will be stored on your console and what will be...
  10. News Bot

    Xbox One Kinect privacy tools detailed

    While the Xbox One turning on with the sound of your voice made for an impressive stage presentation, it didn't take long for the Internet to notice: doesn't that mean it's listening all the time? Today, in a bevy of new information that also included online checks and game licensing, Microsoft...
  11. News Bot

    Microsoft responds to Xbox One Kinect privacy concerns

    The stage demo showed the Kinect being used to wake the console from sleep at a moment's notice, which would mean it's always listening for such commands. That raised privacy concerns, and Microsoft has responded assuring robust privacy settings and the ability to turn the system off entirely...
  12. Slicer

    News: Microsoft's Skype Privacy being called into question.

    BBC News - Microsoft's Skype pressured to offer privacy reports
  13. Ajido

    Anyone familiar with Facebook privacy settings?

    If possible I'd like to change what my friends can see. Let's say I have two friends, Friend A and Friend B who don't know each other and aren't friends on Facebook. When Friend A posts something on his own wall, and I comment, my comment and Friend A's original posting are showing up in Friend...
  14. C

    Closed: Facebook posts and privacy

    Hey guys, I'm wondering how to hide a post on my timeline from someone. I don't mean every post (I know how to do that as I have everything that can be hidden, hidden from my parents) what I want to do is this: Person A posted on my timeline I don't want person B to see this post, but I...