WhatsApp Sets the Record Straight on Privacy

As this year moves forward we have seen a bunch of privacy concerns from the NSA to your everyday run of the mill smartphone. Today, WhatsApp has issued the below statement touching base on the privacy concerns of all of us users. Of course these concerns only really became relevant with the Facebook buyout. Check […]

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Jeff Gadway talks privacy and security on BBM

BlackBerry just let us know about an article that was just published on the Inside BlackBerry Blog featuring Jeff Gadway head of product and brand marketing for BBM. Jeff explains the ways in which BBM has placed security at the forefront where other messaging apps have fallen short. He also reiterates BBM’s commitment to building […]

SnapChat DoS issues discovered

Jaime Sanchez is a cyber security consultant for Telefonica in Spain and he has uncovered a little tiny itsy bitsy problem with SnapChat… one that can crash an iPhone… no biggie *shrug* While SnapChat is quite a clever app that has time limits on pictures and videos there has been quite a lot of controversy […]

Video Review: Otterbox Defender Case and Privacy Screen Protector for the BlackBerry Q10

We have reviewed many Otterbox cases in the past so it is only fitting that we take a look at the Otterbox Defender case and Privacy screen protector for the BlackBerry Q10. I will start off by saying the Defender case has what we like to call the most superior protection for any mobile device. […]

Foursquare Updates Their Privacy Policy

Foursquare has released a new privacy policy that will take effect on January 28th 2013. Foursquare will now display your full name and a business on Foursquare will be able to see more of their recent customers. Not a huge deal if you ask me… Hit the break for the full privacy policy.

Hide Files For The Playbook, App Lets You “Hide Files” From People

Seems to be that there are more and more documents that people want to hide. Just last week we told you about the Stealth Book app, which is similar. Except Hide Files hides pictures, files and videos. Between password protect, Hide Files and Stealth Book, you should be able to keep your naughty pictures safe.

RIM Not a Culprit in Class-Action Lawsuit Against Carrier IQ, Manufacturers and Carriers

A class-action lawsuit was filed against Carrier IQ, manufacturers and carriers. The defendants in the case include Apple, Sprint, AT&T, Samsung and Motorola, also it has been confirmed that T-Mobile does, but does not include RIM. RIM has stated that they do not authorize the application Carrier IQ on Blackberry devices, nor authorized in carrier presale.