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Internet companies want more transparency from the U.S. government when it comes to data requests, and some of the biggest names in the tech industry, including Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Twitter and Apple, have set up a coalition to make it possible. The coalition - named Reform Government ...

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Glenn Greenwald spoke at C-Span earlier this week, discussing some of the issues with mass surveillance, spying and governments. In a Q&A shortly after, Greenwald got asked "why Edward Snowden does not use Facebook?" According to Greenwald, Snowden does not use Facebook because it is one of ...

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Microsoft Office looks to be back on the table as one of Redmond's major products, after launching Office 365 on iPad and Android, the company is now working on bringing Dropbox integration, unlimited OneDrive storage and the Mac suite. Microsoft Office for Mac will be available in ...

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The FBI has been pushing for Apple and Google to stop encrypting their devices and now they're looking to change the rules of law, in order to carry out surveillance on targets inside and outside the U.S. without the need for warrants. This new move has tried ...

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The GCHQ has said some outlandish statements over the past month, the most questionable being the Director Sir Iain Lobban claiming the security and spying agency does not administer "mass surveillance" on the public. Privacy International and other anti-surveillance groups have challenged the UK government, and it ...

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The GCHQ has been targeted by Edward Snowden in his latest round of video calls, calling the U.K surveillance worse than the U.S. NSA. This is largely due to not having a constitution to defend privacy in the U.K, allowing the government to tap into wireless ...

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New leaks on the NSA global surveillance strategy have become available, thanks to whistleblower Edward Snowden (via The Intercept). The new details show how NSA contractors worked inside technology companies and government agencies, stealing information and lowering security barriers for the U.S. surveillance groups. The NSA documents point ...

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Edward Snowden has been on a tour of the video conferences, after the documentary CitizenFour was first shown at the New York Film Festival last week. Some of the new revelations on mass surveillance are hard to take in - especially when Snowden starts telling people ...

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