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12.12.16
Trump could convert government news agencies to propaganda machines
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Trump could convert government news agencies to propaganda machines

A new change could eliminate objectivity in the nation's international news operations.

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10.04.16
Yahoo reportedly gave US government access to all users' emails (updated)
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Yahoo reportedly gave US government access to all users' emails (updated)

The company built custom software to let officials search incoming messages.

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05.27.16
The government spends billions maintaining archaic IT systems
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The government spends billions maintaining archaic IT systems

Some of the tech dates back over 50 years and there's no indication of it being replaced anytime soon.

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10.19.15
US transportation department confirms drone registration program
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US transportation department confirms drone registration program

The US Department of Transportation is working on a mandatory drone registration program

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10.16.15
US will reportedly require consumers to register their drones
10.16.15

US will reportedly require consumers to register their drones

The government wants to cut down on close calls between drones and planes.

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06.08.15
President Obama calls for stronger American cybersecurity
06.08.15

President Obama calls for stronger American cybersecurity

Citing a series of embarrassing, high profile incursions against US computer networks in recent mo...

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06.04.15
White House secretly expands NSA power to collect US internet data
06.04.15

White House secretly expands NSA power to collect US internet data

The Obama administration expanded the NSA's ability to collect Americans' internet data in 2012, w...

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04.17.15
Most of the government's anonymous tiplines aren't secure
04.17.15

Most of the government's anonymous tiplines aren't secure

When it comes to whistleblowing, privacy is paramount -- just ask Edward Snowden. It's also why ne...

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