Aug 14, 2013 It takes two quarters of economic shrinking to be called a recession, but just one quarter of growth to end one.
Aug 13, 2013 U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is in Brazil, the U.S.'s biggest trading partner in Latin America, and Brazilians are not happy about recent allegations that the government spied on U.S. friends and allies.
Aug 12, 2013 Government surveillance, shifting opinions, and the end of email.
Aug 9, 2013 Two encryption email providers -- one of which Edward Snowden supposedly used -- are reportedly closing up shop.
Aug 6, 2013 The London International Financial Futures Exchange is considering a move to the U.S. That should make transactions marginally faster, but is this a wise move?
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 31, 2013 If police want to track your movements using old calls you made on your cellphone, they can get the information from your cellphone company without a warrant.
Jul 29, 2013 New York Magazine writer Kevin Roose spent a day trying to live completely surveillance-free.
Jul 29, 2013 The biggest difference between the two? This year Defcon organizers disinvited the Feds in the wake of NSA surveillance revelations. While Black Hat's keynote speaker will be none other than NSA Director General Keith Alexander.