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I Deleted My FourSquare Account and Why You Should Too

Lee Kolbert | Posted 06.21.2014 | Technology
Lee Kolbert

In early December, FourSquare announced that the 4sq iOS 7.0 update removes private check-ins with all previous private check-ins to remain private.

5 Ways Your Social Media Sharing Habit Can Put You At Risk

Adam Levin | Posted 05.06.2014 | Technology
Adam Levin

The amount that we share online makes us more likely to feel like sharing widely is a normal thing, online and off. But the ease with which we publicize seemingly harmless bits of personal information online and off is often what scam artists rely upon when they go phishing.

Jason Gilbert

iPhone Apps Stealing Your Contacts: What You Need To Know

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Gilbert | Posted 02.15.2012 | Technology

The controversy surrounding iPhone apps accessing users' address books appears to have come to a head: The Next Web reports that Rep. Henry Waxman (D-...

Foursquare Privacy Hole Exposed By Hacker

wired.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

If you have checked in with Foursquare in San Francisco in the last three weeks, Jesper Andersen probably knows where and when -- even if you've set y...

How I Became A Foursquare Cyberstalker

The Guardian | Leo Hickman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

It's the coolest social networking tool in the world. But is the geo-location app Foursquare a stalker's dream? Just how easy it is to uncover the int...