Microsoft and Google Legally Pursue Transparency On FISA Requests

Microsoft and Google Legally Pursue Transparency On FISA Requests

Microsoft and Google have set their sights on the United States government in a bid to publish statistics on the national security requests on their user bases. Earlier this week Facebook ...
Facebook Releases New Numbers On Information Requests

Facebook Releases New Numbers On Information Requests

According to social networking giant Facebook, law enforcement agencies from 74 countries have demanded information on some 38,000 users via 26,000 requests in the first half of 2013. ...
U.S and Russian President Will Not Meet at G-20 in St. Petersburg

U.S and Russian Presidents Will Not Meet at G-20 in St. Petersburg

Earlier today, the White House announced that President Barack Obama canceled the meeting with President Vladimir Putin that is scheduled for the G-20 Summit in St. Petersburg next ...
Snowden Gets Russian Asylum

Snowden Gets Russian Asylum

After almost 40 days of being stranded at Sheremetyevo International Airport, NSA leaker Edward Snowden managed to get asylum from Russia. WikiLeaks, which assisted Snowden in the ...
Opinion: Microsoft's Problem With Chinese Antitrust Authorities

Microsoft Seeks More Freedom to Explain U.S Government Requests

Microsoft has been trying to get a little more wiggle room in revealing how it deals with metadata requests from the NSA. In blog entry on Tuesday, Microsoft lawyer Brad Smith stated ...
Snowden Accepts Venezuelan Asylum, Requests Temporary Russian Asylum

Snowden Accepts Venezuelan Asylum, Requests Temporary Russian Asylum

Edward Snowden said that he would be seeking temporary asylum in Russia until he is able to get to one of the very few Latin American countries that have opened their land to him. ...
Fleeing Opportunities Fleeting For Snowden

Fleeing Opportunities Fleeting For Snowden

The noose seems to be tightening on Edward Snowden as he tries to find asylum from espionage charges slammed down by the U.S. Several of the countries he’s applied to either ...
Fleeing Opportunities Fleeting For Snowden

Edward Snowden Leaves Hong Kong, Location Unknown

The strange journey of Edward Snowden and his actions leading up to this journey has made front pages in papers and blogs for the past two weeks now. The leaker—who worked as a contractor ...
Facebook Lifts The Ban on Posting Graphic Videos

Facebook and Microsoft Release Government Request Numbers

Recently Google, Facebook, and Microsoft have petitioned the U.S government to allow for them to share the nature of their PRISM involvement in a means to be more transparent with ...
Fleeing Opportunities Fleeting For Snowden

Snowden Eyes Other Countries For Asylum

Intelligence whistleblower Edward Snowden is holding out in Hong Kong as a means of escaping the federal and legal wrath of the U.S after revealing information about the NSA and related ...