Don't-Miss Privacy Stories
The government had said the data may be required as evidence for privacy civil suits filed by various groups
National spy agencies across Europe are allowing the NSA to piece together their data into a larger picture, Snowden said
Human rights groups are using metadata to verify the authenticity of eyewitness footage
Sprint is accused of overcharging law enforcement agencies more than US$21 million
The NSA director says the agency is doing what the US residents want it to do
Whistleblower Edward Snowden turned over documents to The Guardian detailing GCHQ’s collection of at least 1.8 million Yahoo users’ webcam chats.
The government says it needs to hold the data because of various lawsuits challenging its collection
'The Day We Fight Back' doesn't match the furor of SOPA and PIPA protests, but you should still take notice.
The government is exploring third-party alternatives for holding the phone metadata
Websites will encourage people to contact Congress next Tuesday.
Congress should reform the NSA in an attempt to restore trust in the US tech industry, the ITI says.
The country's Federal Prosecutor General has received several complaints over Germany's involvement in the NSA's spying program
The app shows users when other apps are accessing their location
Leahy questions the constitutionality of the program, but the US attorney general defends it
The U.S. president also called for patent reform and for faster broadband in schools