by Lauren C. Williams Jun 5, 2014
Tech companies and privacy advocates celebrate the anniversary of the Snowden leaks with another anti-NSA surveillance online protest. But will it be enough to make consumers take action?
by Lauren C. Williams May 22, 2014
The U.S. House of Representatives passed a new version of the USA Freedom Act that only somewhat curtails the NSA's bulk surveillance programs.
by Lauren C. Williams May 17, 2014
More people are encrypting their Internet traffic after former NSA contractor Edward Snowden leaked documents on government surveillance.
by Hayes Brown Apr 17, 2014
Russian president Vladimir Putin had a surprise guest in his annual press conference, but didn't give him a totally honest answer.
by Hayes Brown Mar 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 Mar 20, 2014
The NSA claims its water usage is classified because of national security.
by Lauren C. Williams Mar 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 Mar 16, 2014
Missouri is the latest state to see a local push against tracking cell phone locations without court approval.
by Lauren C. Williams Mar 14, 2014
Mark Zuckerberg called up President Obama Thursday to vent his “frustrations” about the government surveillance programs.
by Lauren C. Williams Mar 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.