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08.29.15
The NSA can keep spying on phone call metadata through November
08.29.15

The NSA can keep spying on phone call metadata through November

The National Security Agency can keep on keeping on with the bulk collection of phone call metadata for a bit longer, sadly.

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06.04.15
Edward Snowden looks back, two years after NSA leaks started
06.04.15

Edward Snowden looks back, two years after NSA leaks started

It's been about two years since we first discussed the NSA plan for "bulk metadata" monitoring of...

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05.23.15
Senate blocks NSA reform bill and Patriot Act extensions
05.23.15

Senate blocks NSA reform bill and Patriot Act extensions

The USA Freedom Act aimed at addressing the NSA's bulk collecting of phone call metadata was appro...

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05.04.15
The US opens up on its use of phone surveillance hardware
05.04.15

The US opens up on its use of phone surveillance hardware

It seems as if we're not alone in thinking that America's spies may have trodden on a few too many...

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04.24.15
Google and Facebook come out against government spying
04.24.15

Google and Facebook come out against government spying

The Department of Homeland Security is setting up shop in Silicon Valley, with the agency's head J...

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04.10.15
Spying case against UK government heads to Europe's highest court
04.10.15

Spying case against UK government heads to Europe's highest court

While it's public knowledge that the UK government has secretly monitored the communications of the...

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03.12.15
UK report says GCHQ spying wasn't illegal, but lacked transparency
03.12.15

UK report says GCHQ spying wasn't illegal, but lacked transparency

UK data surveillance programs, including the bulk collection of data from ISPs, have been declared...

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03.10.15
How the CIA planned to hijack Apple's developer tools
03.10.15

How the CIA planned to hijack Apple's developer tools

That your government will spy on you should, sadly (by now) come as no surprise. But, some of the...

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03.03.15
Obama wants China to stop copying the NSA's surveillance plans
03.03.15

Obama wants China to stop copying the NSA's surveillance plans

President Obama has criticized a Chinese plan to force US tech companies to install backdoors into...

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