Congress asks the NSA how often it spies on Americans
A House letter asks if surveillance is sweeping up US residents by mistake.
FTC issues warning to apps covertly monitoring TV broadcasts
Advertising company Silverpush's back-end tech is allegedly compiling user data gleaned from ultrasonics.
Pentagon has deployed military drones in the US
There were close to 20 flights for non-military purposes.
EFF scores a blow against the government's domestic spying
The group has been granted discovery in its case against the National Security Agency.
NSA will unite divisions to better tackle online threats
Spying and cyberdefense will no longer be separate inside the agency.
US, UK intelligence agencies cracked Israeli drone data
The program, code-named "Anarchist," has been going on for years.
California secretly listened to cellphone calls from the air
The CIA-developed "Dirtbox" can monitor thousands of people at a time.
House looks into claims the NSA spied on Congress
A House intelligence committee wants to know if the NSA eavesdropped on chats between Congress and advocacy groups.
The NSA spied on Congress, too
The agency also continued surveilling friendly heads of state.