May 262016
 
 May 26, 2016  Court, Govt, Surveillance 1 Response »

Alex Abdo writes: A few weeks ago, Microsoft filed a landmark lawsuit challenging the excessive secrecy surrounding the government’s demands for the emails and other electronic communications of the company’s customers. Today, the ACLU has moved to intervene in Microsoft’s lawsuit—as one of Microsoft’s customers—to stand alongside the company in its fight. [Read More…]

May 212016
 
 May 21, 2016  Govt, Surveillance No Responses »

Stephanie Condon reports: After working for the past year with consumer privacy advocates, inudstry groups and companies like Amazon, a U.S. federal agency has finally released a set of drone privacy guidelines. The guidelines, from the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), focus on protecting personally identifiable information but leave plenty [Read More…]