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06.09.15
US government wants a single website security standard
06.09.15

US government wants a single website security standard

We've known that most of the government's anonymous tiplines aren't secure, and Uncle Sam is imple...

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03.19.15
Obama orders 40 percent cut in federal government's carbon emissions
03.19.15

Obama orders 40 percent cut in federal government's carbon emissions

No matter how hard his opponents try to ignore or deny climate change, President Barack Obama won'...

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02.25.14
Mt. Gox reportedly subpoenaed by the feds, CEO confirms leaked proposal was legit
02.25.14

Mt. Gox reportedly subpoenaed by the feds, CEO confirms leaked proposal was legit

The strange days of (former?) Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox continue. In a conversation with an industr...

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08.07.13
Texas federal judge declares Bitcoin a currency, says Bitcoin investments fall under US securities law
08.07.13

Texas federal judge declares Bitcoin a currency, says Bitcoin investments fall under US securities law

Bitcoin's been in the news a fair bit lately due to the uncertainties surrounding the Mt. Gox exch...

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08.16.12
Judge rules Facebook users can share friends' profiles with the feds
08.16.12

Judge rules Facebook users can share friends' profiles with the feds

It's not the backdoor access that the FBI has been pushing for, but US District Judge William Paul...

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08.15.12
Sixth Circuit rules that law enforcement doesn't need a warrant to track your phone
08.15.12

Sixth Circuit rules that law enforcement doesn't need a warrant to track your phone

If you go through tin foil like there's no tomorrow (or because you think there's no tomorrow), yo...

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04.30.12
Logitech introduces spill resistant keyboards for the feds, prevents Bauer flip-out
04.30.12

Logitech introduces spill resistant keyboards for the feds, prevents Bauer flip-out

Logitech might be in the midst of a corporate revolution, but it still has time to produce periphe...

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12.16.11
FCC Fridays: December 16, 2011
12.16.11

FCC Fridays: December 16, 2011

We here at Engadget tend to spend a lot of way too much time poring over the latest FCC filings...

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12.14.11
CarrierIQ execs meet with FTC and FCC officials to address privacy concerns (update)
12.14.11

CarrierIQ execs meet with FTC and FCC officials to address privacy concerns (update)

CarrierIQ is having a difficult time making friends. Nearly two weeks after Massachusetts congressma...

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