Apple, Facebook, other major tech players push Senate to pass email privacy reform
There's major new pressure on the Senate to pass a landmark online privacy bill.
FTC Commissioner Terrell McSweeny: Mandating encryption backdoors 'is a terrible idea'
Terrell McSweeny said that encryption would soon become even more vital as smart devices proliferated.
How to stop companies and advertisers from tracking you on Facebook
It's time to wise up and opt out.
Senators introduce bill to block 'dramatic' changes to electronic search warrant rules
These lawmakers say there's more to this obscure rule change than meets the eye.
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New batch of Snowden's leaked NSA docs are now available to the public
The Intercept has started to release batches of previously unseen Snowden files.