Eight companies, from Apple to Yahoo, want world governments to revisit their surveillance laws.
By March, Yahoo users will have the option to encrypt all data flow to and from the Web company's services.
In an attempt to introduce more transparency to government requests, Apple's published a report on how many times it's been asked to divulge user or device information in the first half of 2013.
Why log in once when you can log in twice? Two-factor authentication can give you some added protection, and it's fairly easy to set up.