The Engadget Podcast Ep 16: Feds Watching
Yelfies, terrible touch pads and the governments new hacking powers.
France jailed a man for visiting pro-ISIS websites
He claimed that his web history was the result of curiosity.
Senate fails to stop FBI's expanded hacking authority
The FBI will have the freedom to hack computers in any jurisdiction.
The UK's contentious surveillance bill has become law
So much for the last-minute petition to repeal it.
Twitter cracks down on developers making surveillance tools
It doesn't want law enforcement having easy access to your tweets.
FBI using Twitter's raw 'firehose' data to monitor users
With Dataminr, the bureau has "near real-time" access to live tweets.
Edward Snowden will discuss Trump and privacy on November 10th
Tune in at 4:30PM Eastern and you'll see what he has to say on the future of the US.
Canadian cops admit to monitoring six journalists' phones
Patrick Lagace wasn't the only one.