Month: September 2019

Privacy Concerns with Skype

Until May 2011, Skype had a legendary reputation of keeping its large user-base private and secure. Prying eyes of various governments could not manage to get through to Skype’s user conversations for intelligence reasons.  A 2007 report by V3 voiced complaints from the Germany Policy Forces that they could not spy on Skype calls. Techworld […]Read More

Privacy Concerns with Ebooks

A journal dating back to 2001, once argued that the new generation of eBooks would come with both advantages and disadvantages as well. However, over the years the security concerns, as well as market issues arising from the use of eBooks, cannot fail to go unnoticed. The rise of eBooks has made us regret why […]Read More

Privacy Concerns with Google

Like Facebook, Google collects enormous user data. If you read Google’s privacy settings carefully, you will be shocked, by how much data Google gets to collect from you. Personal data ranging from Google searches, YouTube favorites, Chrome’s browsing history, Audio, and video apps, as well as Google maps tracking your every location. Moreover, the company […]Read More

Privacy Concerns with Microsoft

Microsoft has remained a big tech brand over the years. And while it may have brought a significant impact in the technology sector, the company has always been attributed to various security concerns. Various articles dating back to 2009, voiced concerns of how Microsoft products and its affiliates are raising security concerns to its users. […]Read More

Privacy Concerns with Discord

Discord, a new-gen chatting platform designed for gamers, recorded a user base of 100 million registered users in 2017. The app has extended its reach to the dark web, despite its lack of end-to-end encryption as Beeping Computer reports. And while this chatting service for online gamers might be helpful to many, there are security […]Read More