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The Golden Age of Surveillance

The government doesn’t need to weaken encryption—it already has the tools it needs to catch criminals.

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June 30 2015 2:09 PMThe Metadata Doesn’t LieIs that why local governments are withholding it?
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June 19 2015 11:08 AMSnapchat Is Better At Protecting Your Data From the Government Than Verizon or WhatsApp
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June 4 2015 2:43 PMTo Look for Hackers, Obama Administration Pushed Warrantless NSA Web Traffic Surveillance
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June 2 2015 3:44 PMSurveillance in MarbleThe government is finally reforming its data collection practices. But it needs to do more.
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May 21 2015 2:34 PMNSA Wanted to Lurk in Google and Samsung App Stores to Spread Malware, Misinformation
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May 6 2015 4:28 PMReport: Government Surveillance Planes Spotted Over Baltimore Protests
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March 16 2015 6:42 PMPew Survey: Almost Half of Americans Have No Interest in Email Encryption
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March 9 2015 3:20 PMMass Government Surveillance Is No JokeInstead of laughing about snooping, we need to pressure the FBI to release required information about its use of the Patriot Act.
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March 2 2015 8:19 AMHow to Mess With SurveillanceWhy you should search for random people on Facebook, and other tips.
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Feb. 25 2015 4:49 PMWest Coast vs. East CoastThe crypto cold war between the feds and the tech industry just got hot.
Technology
Feb. 3 2015 2:49 PMThe Silk Road Trial Isn’t Just About DrugsIt’s also about curbing anonymity online.
Business Insider
Jan. 15 2015 4:15 PMA Member of Sweden’s Pirate Party Tricked High-Ranking Officials Into Using His Insecure Wi-Fi Network
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Jan. 13 2015 11:35 AMFor Political Leaders, More Surveillance Is Always the Answer
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Dec. 19 2014 8:30 AMThe Wrong Way to Respond to the Snowden RevelationsSome countries want to wall off their Internet from the United States to avoid surveillance. But there’s a better solution.
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Dec. 10 2014 2:05 PMThis Meaningful Surveillance Reform Had Bipartisan Support. It Failed Anyway.
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June 23 2015 3:37 PMThe Lessons of the Crypto WarsThe right to strong encryption almost became law in the ’90s. Here’s what happened.
Politics
June 5 2015 5:41 PMWhy Obama Should Offer Edward Snowden a DealHe may have broken the law, but he’s the definition of a whistleblower.
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June 3 2015 3:17 PMLong Before Snowden, Librarians Were Anti-Surveillance Heroes
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June 1 2015 3:56 PMNSA Bulk Data Collection Expired Last Night. What’s Different Today?
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May 20 2015 5:27 PMWe Finally Have a Chance to Pass Surveillance ReformDon’t let these five lame arguments stand in the way.
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April 28 2015 3:26 PMNew Traffic-Enforcement Tech Peers Into Your Car and Counts Passengers
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March 10 2015 1:07 PMWikimedia Is Suing the NSA and DOJ Over Their Mass Surveillance Operations
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March 2 2015 3:12 PMStingray Side EffectsThe feds finally admit that a controversial surveillance device can disrupt your cell service.
Politics
Feb. 26 2015 5:16 PMThe Snowdenites Are WinningOpponents of surveillance have gained the upper hand. And like gun-rights activists, they don’t need a majority to keep it.
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Feb. 10 2015 4:30 PMDARPA Is Developing a Search Engine for the Dark Web
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Jan. 29 2015 12:37 PMGoogle Can’t Tell You When the Government Wants Your Data. Here’s a Sneaky Solution.
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Jan. 14 2015 1:12 PMStop Comparing the NSA to the StasiThey’re nothing alike.
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Dec. 31 2014 5:43 PMNow There's an App For Detecting Government Stingray Cell Phone Trackers
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Dec. 17 2014 2:37 PMA New Surveillance Blimp Takes to the Skies Over Maryland
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Nov. 19 2014 3:42 PMProsecutor Would Rather Withdraw Surveillance Evidence Than Reveal How Police Got It

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