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Anthony Boadle / Reuters:
Brazilian Congress passes Internet bill of rights   —  (Reuters) - Brazil's Senate unanimously approved groundbreaking legislation on Tuesday that guarantees equal access to the Internet and protects the privacy of Brazilian users in the wake of U.S. spying revelations.
Apr 23, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Harrison Weber / VentureBeat:
Google is researching ways to make encryption easier to use in Gmail   —  Above: A photo composition of National Security Agency headquarters in Maryland, U.S.  —  In response to Edward Snowden's mass surveillance revelations, Google is working to make complex encryption tools, such as PGP, easier to use in Gmail.
Apr 21, 2014, 1:00 PMIn context
Joe Silver / Ars Technica:
Lavabit held in contempt of court for printing crypto key in tiny font [Updated]   —  A federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld a contempt of court ruling against Ladar Levison and his now-defunct encrypted e-mail service provider, Lavabit LLC, for hindering the government's investigation …
Apr 16, 2014, 2:20 PMIn context
Klint Finley / Wired:
Tails: the privacy-focused Linux version Snowden, Greenwald, and Poitras used to communicate   —  Out in the Open: Inside the Operating System Edward Snowden Used to Evade the NSA  —  When NSA whistle-blower Edward Snowden first emailed Glenn Greenwald, he insisted on using email encryption software called PGP for all communications.
Apr 15, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Ed Pilkington / Guardian:
Guardian and Washington Post win Pulitzer prize for NSA revelations   —  Pair awarded highest accolade in US journalism, winning Pulitzer prize for public service for stories on NSA surveillance  —  The Guardian and the Washington Post have been awarded the highest accolade in US journalism …
Apr 14, 2014, 5:25 PMIn context
Emily Weinrebe / ACLU:
ACLU introduces searchable archive of all leaked NSA documents   —  Introducing the ACLU's NSA Documents Database  —  The public debate over our government's surveillance programs has reached remarkable heights since the first set of NSA disclosures in June 2013 based on documents leaked by Edward Snowden.
Apr 7, 2014, 1:05 AMIn context
Glenn Greenwald / The Intercept:
Snowden docs show GCHQ discussed using Facebook, Twitter, YouTube for covert propaganda   —  The “Cuban Twitter” Scam Is a Drop in the Internet Propaganda Bucket  —  This week, the Associated Press exposed a secret program run by the U.S. Agency for International Development to create …
Apr 4, 2014, 7:15 PMIn context
Cyrus Farivar / Ars Technica:
Surprise, surprise: my online metadata actually reveals where I've been   —  Here are some of the places that Ars tracked Cyrus Farivar to in February 2014.  —  In January 2014, documents provided by Edward Snowden showed that a Canadian spy agency used a unique identifier to follow thousands …
Apr 1, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Julian Sanchez / The Daily Beast:
Of the three main NSA reform proposals, the USA Freedom Act limits the NSA powers the most   —  The Best NSA Fix Comes From the Patriot Act's Author  —  The White House would stop NSA's phone dragnet, but leave the power behind it intact.  An unlikely Republican's bill does better.
Mar 31, 2014, 4:20 AMIn context
Spiegel Online:
NSA infiltrated network at Huawei's headquarters to access email archives, product source code   —  NSA Spied on Chinese Government and Networking Firm  —  According to documents viewed by SPIEGEL, America'a NSA intelligence agency put considerable efforts into spying on Chinese politicians and firms.
Mar 22, 2014, 1:45 PMIn context

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Atlassian:
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Silicon Valley Bank:
Strengthening the U.S. Innovation Economy by Ending Abusive Patent Litigation  —  In Silicon Valley Bank's Innovation Economy Outlook 2014 survey, we asked executives what they see in today's patent system …