by Lauren C. Williams Posted on 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
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
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.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on January 17, 2014
President Obama announced changes to the NSA surveillance program but kept key provisions intact.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on January 16, 2014
A member of President Obama's NSA review group says the dragnet collection of phone data isn't a "life or death" program.
by Zack Beauchamp Posted on January 13, 2014
A new report says there's not much evidence that your metadata is having a big impact in helping the NSA catch terrorists.
by Ben Armbruster Posted on December 22, 2013
Sen. Mark Udall (D-CO) calls on the federal government to implement the White House's NSA reform records.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on December 20, 2013
Future intelligence whistleblowers following in Edward Snowden's footsteps will likely face blunt opposition from the Obama Administration in effort to protect national secrets and boost national security.