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‘Fappening’ hacker takes plea deal, admits downloading nudes from celebrity iCloud accounts

He'll likely spend 18 months in prison.

On Mar 15, 2016 by Jay Hathaway

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Court docs name man allegedly responsible for the Fappening

The FBI alleges Majerczyk accessed over 330 iCloud accounts.

On Jan 16, 2016 by Patrick Howell O'Neill

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In praise of Adele’s outdated flip phone

There are plenty of reasons to own a flip phone in 2015—and it's not just about nostalgia.

On Oct 26, 2015 by Nico Lang

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Stop looking at Justin Bieber’s giant package

Where's the outrage?

On Oct 9, 2015 by Melissa Petro

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The new Scarlet Letter

From Ashley Madison to the Rentboy.com raid, slut-shaming has gone viral.

On Aug 27, 2015 by Skylar Baker-Jordan

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The sex tape tipping point: What the Hulk Hogan trial means for the future of privacy

It's not just about laws and money. It's about consent.

On Jun 17, 2015 by Derrick Clifton

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Search warrant sheds new light on nude celebrity photo leak

The IP address responsible accessed nearly 600 different Apple iCloud accounts.

On Jun 11, 2015 by Mike Wehner

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Reddit cracks down on harassment, but is it too late?

Can Reddit send horrible trolls the way of bacon and narwhals?

On May 14, 2015 by Aaron Sankin

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What a landmark jail sentence means for the future of revenge porn

This could be an important precedent.

On Apr 7, 2015 by Chris Osterndorf

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Why Reddit had to compromise on revenge porn

This a battle which no one expected Reddit to lead.

On Feb 27, 2015 by Gillian Branstetter

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Reddit banned revenge porn and users are mad about it

It took until 2015 for the site to come down on revenge porn. Some users are already protesting.

On Feb 26, 2015 by Aja Romano

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Reddit finally takes a stand against nonconsensual porn

The site says it 'missed a chance' to stand up for privacy last year.

On Feb 24, 2015 by Eric Geller

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Instagram can’t touch this topless photo of Chelsea Handler

You don't have to worry about this photo being censored.

On Feb 13, 2015 by Austin Powell

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The 7 biggest lies you’ve been told about hacking

It's time to clear up a few things.

On Jan 14, 2015 by Gillian Branstetter

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Jennifer Lawrence’s nudes and Kristen Stewart’s tabloid photos have more in common than you think

An invasion of privacy is an invasion of privacy.

On Jan 7, 2015 by S.E. Smith