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ACLU Fights for Limits on Secret Phone Tracking

In March of this year, Robert Harrison had a cell phone with him while he was inside his home.

By Samia Hossain
December 1, 2014

Lessons of the Uber Privacy Scandal

Taxi-on-demand service Uber ran into hot water last week over reports that company executives have played fast and loose w

By Jay Stanley
November 26, 2014

ACLU Seeks Information About Airborne Cell Phone Snooping

The ACLU is filing a

By Bennett Stein
November 19, 2014

Americans' Confidence in Privacy of Electronic Communications is Very Low

Pew has a new poll out on Americans’ attitudes

By Jay Stanley
November 13, 2014

Keep it Simple With Net Neutrality

Chairman Tom Wheeler at the Federal Communications Commission is moving in the right direction toward true net neutrality.

By Gabe Rottman
November 5, 2014

The Government is in Pursuit of a Less Secure Internet

If an FBI proposal is adopted, it will throw the doors open to an industry peddling tools to undermine computer security.

By Nathan Freed Wessler, Noa Yachot
November 4, 2014

Louisiana Blocks Ebola Scientists From Meeting in New Orleans in Latest Counterproductive Over-Reaction

Could it become any more obvious that over-reaction to Ebola is undercutting efforts to stop the spread of the disease?

By Jay Stanley
November 3, 2014

Ebola: Travel Bans, Quarantines, and Political Courage

The political reaction to Ebola has been a study in contrasts.

By Jay Stanley
October 29, 2014

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