Aug 9, 2013 Two encryption email providers -- one of which Edward Snowden supposedly used -- are reportedly closing up shop.
Aug 2, 2013 The controversy over the National Security Agency grabbing our personal data, with the asssistance of Silicon Valley, could make it tough for tech to do business.
Aug 1, 2013 Newly revealed documents suggest deeper and more widespread NSA surveillance of emails and chat messages. And Oakland, California approves a plan for a new local surveillance center.
Jul 25, 2013 The House narrowly defeated an amendment that would have ended funding for mass collection of phone records and other data by the NSA.
Jul 24, 2013 The House of Representatives votes on an amendment to take away money from the NSA today. It's part of the $500 billion defense spending bill and it's got the tech industry up in arms.
Jul 23, 2013 "There's no central method to search an email at this time with the way our records are set up, unfortunately."
Jul 15, 2013 New documents, leaked by Edward Snowden and reported in The Guardian newspaper, show how the NSA got Microsoft to circumvent its own encryption to intercept Outlook and Skype communications.
Jul 12, 2013 Edward Snowden is believed to be holed up at Sheremetyevo Airport in Moscow, but he may be trying to figure out a way to get to Latin America, where he has been offered asylum by three countries.
Jul 11, 2013 Revelations about secret government surveillance may have a chilling effect on the government's ability to recruit talented computer coders and hackers.
Jul 11, 2013 Edward Snowden is likely headed to Latin America, where several countries have offered him asylum. What is the economic situation in each of these countries?