by Hayes Brown Posted on March 27, 2014
Privacy advocates almost universally praised the White House's newly announced reforms as a good first start with much further left to go.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on March 20, 2014
The NSA claims its water usage is classified because of national security.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on March 17, 2014
The U.S. government on Friday announced its plan to give up regulatory control of the internet domain name system.
by Hayes Brown Posted on March 16, 2014
Missouri is the latest state to see a local push against tracking cell phone locations without court approval.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on March 14, 2014
Mark Zuckerberg called up President Obama Thursday to vent his “frustrations” about the government surveillance programs.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on March 10, 2014 Updated: March 10, 2014
Consumers and companies need to invest in encryption if they want to weaken governments' dragnet surveillance, Edward Snowden said via live video cast Monday in front of a live audience Monday at SXSW Interactive in Austin, Texas.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on February 11, 2014 Updated: February 12, 2014
The Day We Fight Back represents the latest wave of tech activism in memory of Aaron Swartz.
by Ian Millhiser & Zack Beauchamp Posted on January 24, 2014 Updated: January 24, 2014
If Utah can cut of water or electricity to the NSA, what's to prevent Texas from cutting off power to federal agencies that provide health care to poor people?
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on January 24, 2014
A new federal report challenges President Obama's plan to keep the NSA bulk metadata program intact.
by Zack Beauchamp Posted on January 17, 2014
Whether you're on President Obama's side in the surveillance debate or not, his speech didn't resolve the core issue Edward Snowden raised.