The rise of the new Crypto War
The U.S. government wants to stop terrorists and criminals from 'going dark.' But at what cost?
On Jul 10, 2015 by Eric Geller
U.S. tech companies expected to lose more than $35 billion due to NSA spying
A new report finds that NSA spying is the ultimate tech-business buzzkill.
On Jun 9, 2015 by Patrick Howell O'Neill
Senate passes NSA-reform bill to revive expired spying powers
President Obama has said he will sign the bill into law.
On Jun 2, 2015 by Eric Geller
New bill would completely gut the Patriot Act
It's not subtle, but it would get the job done.
On Mar 25, 2015 by Kevin Collier
A brief look at Sen. Lindsey ‘I never emailed’ Graham’s history with the Internet
It's an illustrious history.
On Mar 10, 2015 by Kevin Collier
Former Chief Privacy Officer warned Microsoft of NSA in 2011
Snowden wasn't such a surprise to some people.
On Jan 5, 2015 by Patrick Howell O'Neill
Obama vows to sign USA Freedom Act, the NSA reform bill
A better privacy protections for Americans just a signature away?
On Nov 18, 2014 by Kevin Collier
Major NSA critic Mark Udall loses Senate reelection
Do Americans even care about their privacy?
On Nov 5, 2014 by Kevin Collier
How to get a phony identity with just one click
You can always be more anonymous.
On Sep 22, 2014 by Miles Klee
Yahoo faced $250K daily fine for not sharing your data with the NSA
Yahoo disclosed the huge fine along with more than a thousand pages of court documents on Sept. 11.
On Sep 12, 2014 by Eric Geller
Facebook users are lining up to join class action lawsuit
An Austrian student's lawsuit has proved overwhelmingly popular.
On Aug 22, 2014 by Miles Klee
NSA’s Internet spying program totally legal, Obama review board finds
The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board found "no trace" of illegal activity.
On Jul 2, 2014 by Kevin Collier
Congress votes in first major NSA restrictions
No more backdoors for the NSA?
On Jun 20, 2014 by Kevin Collier
Germany to ice-out government contractors that work with the NSA
But will Germany break ties with one of their its contractors?
On May 20, 2014 by Tim Sampson