An ironclad rule for online businesses is always make it as easy as possible for users to provide their information to you. As technology advances, one area this rule is being enforced is with social media apps used to allow individuals to sign up as members of sites. While apps from Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn streamline the process, there are legal issues any website operator needs to understand.
We talk a lot about both privacy and security here at Lifehacker, and while it’s relatively easy to be more secure than you are right now, it often feels like it’ll take a lot of work. So, we decided to run through a few of the most popular security and privacy measures, from chat encryption to secure backups, and find the easiest ways to make your online life secure without causing too much inconvenience. P