National security agency

03.24.14
Daily Roundup: NSA spies on Huawei, Google Now for Chrome and more!
03.24.14

Daily Roundup: NSA spies on Huawei, Google Now for Chrome and more!

You might say the day is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workday, however, hop...

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02.07.14
WSJ: NSA collects data from less than one-fifth of all cellphone records
02.07.14

WSJ: NSA collects data from less than one-fifth of all cellphone records

The National Security Agency might be busy collecting your Angry Birds high scores, but our previous...

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01.16.14
Put your emoji where we can see them! The NSA collected text messages, too
01.16.14

Put your emoji where we can see them! The NSA collected text messages, too

Secretly sifting through your text messages isn't just for overprotective parents and paranoid lov...

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10.02.13
Secret NSA project gathered American cellphone location data
10.02.13

Secret NSA project gathered American cellphone location data

The NSA's been rather busy over the past few years, tracking everything from your emails to phone ca...

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08.23.13
Report: NSA used taxpayer dollars to cover PRISM compliance costs for tech companies
08.23.13

Report: NSA used taxpayer dollars to cover PRISM compliance costs for tech companies

The mounting national debt? Yeah, you're probably better off just ignoring why exactly it's mounti...

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10.19.12
JailbreakMe hacker Comex let go by Apple after failing to respond to offer letter
10.19.12

JailbreakMe hacker Comex let go by Apple after failing to respond to offer letter

After developing JailBreakMe, cracking such devices as the iPad 2 or iPhone 4 and finally scoring...

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07.30.12
Former NSA official says agency collects Americans' web data, director denies charges
07.30.12

Former NSA official says agency collects Americans' web data, director denies charges

The NSA director, General Keith Alexander, is coming under scrutiny after he told a crowd gathered...

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03.01.12
NSA builds own model of Android phone, wants you to do the same
03.01.12

NSA builds own model of Android phone, wants you to do the same

The NSA decided it wanted to have its own go at producing a secure Android smartphone that could e...

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01.02.12
Telecoms win immunity in wiretapping case, US court approves separate suit against the government
01.02.12

Telecoms win immunity in wiretapping case, US court approves separate suit against the government

Looks like a case of good news-bad news for the Electronic Frontier Foundation in its fight against...

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