Jun 13, 2013 The Obama Administration successfully lobbied the EU to do away with a proposed data privacy measure, according to a report in the Financial Times. The exclusion would make it easier for the U.S. to spy on EU citizens.
Jun 11, 2013 As of right now, it's not allowed to even acknowledge those requests, let alone how many of them there are and for what kind of data.
Jun 11, 2013 Can consumers really do anything to force Internet and telecommunications companies to fight back against government tracking of personal data?
Jun 6, 2013 When it comes to pleading the fifth, the digital age is making things complicated.
May 24, 2013 In a week when markets have cringed at the mention of a retreat from the Fed's quantitative easing, or QE, we take a look at the history of the measure some have called a Jedi mind trick...with a little help from 'Star Wars.'
May 22, 2013 A lot of businesses are buying so-called third party data to add to what they’re already collecting on you. Of course, they all say, “you can always opt out.”
May 17, 2013 The late internet activist and a New Yorker reporter worked together to develop a way for sources to anonymously share documents.
May 13, 2013 Bloomberg News admits reporters used Bloomberg terminals to access clients' information.
May 4, 2013 What are the kids doing these days? It's an age old question. But when it comes to technology, it's an important one.