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Marketplace Tech for Thursday, March 20, 2014

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How the Amazon Prime price hike may actually increase usage by Amazon customers. Plus, more on the Google Viacom settlement and safe harbor protections for service providers that host user content. Also, Cyrus Farivar, senior business editor at Ars Technica, about the Church Committee and the origins of the FISA court.

Amazon Prime could be too popular?

Analysts say Amazon could lose money by making its customers too loyal.
Posted In: Amazon Prime, Amazon
Civil liberties activists hold a rally protesting surveillance of U.S. citizens by the National Security Agency Jan. 17 at the Justice Department in Washington.

A letter to the President warns of history repeating itself

Members of the Church Committee sent President Obama a letter addressing recent NSA surveillance
Posted In: Church Committee, nsa, surveillance