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Julian Hattem / The Hill:
DoJ provides $20M for a police body cameras pilot program to launch in dozens of cities, yet to be named, the first of $75M approved by Congress last December   —  Feds roll out $20M police body camera ‘pilot program’  —  The Obama administration is spending $20 million on police body cameras, amid rising tension over police violence.
May 1, 2015, 5:20 PMIn context
Julian Hattem / The Hill:
House Committee passes USA Freedom Act, but kills amendment to prohibit NSA's internet mass surveillance and forced backdoors in devices   —  Expansive surveillance reform takes backseat to House politics  —  Congress is waving the white flag about moving forward with more expansive intelligence reform.
May 1, 2015, 10:50 AMIn context
The Hill:
US House of Representatives passes bill that would give liability protections to companies who share cyber threat data with the government   —  House passes cybersecurity bill  —  The House on Wednesday passed the first major cybersecurity bill since the calamitous hacks on Sony Entertainment, Home Depot and JPMorgan Chase.
Apr 22, 2015, 5:05 PMIn context
Elise Viebeck / The Hill:
Department of Homeland Security opening satellite office in Silicon Valley to improve relationships with tech companies, share information and recruit talent   —  Homeland Security headed to Silicon Valley  —  The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is preparing to open a satellite office …
Apr 21, 2015, 7:20 PMIn context
Mario Trujillo / The Hill:
Major telecom and cable trade groups CTIA, NCTA, and ACA follow US Telecom in filing lawsuits against new net neutrality rules   —  Flurry of lawsuits filed against Internet rules  —  Major trade groups representing the telecommunications and wireless industries are rushing to file lawsuits …
Apr 14, 2015, 1:20 PMIn context
Julian Hattem / The Hill:
Unnamed Internet firm and telecom firm represented by EFF file amicus brief in support of Twitter's lawsuit over NSL gag orders   —  Twitter gets help in ‘gag orders’ lawsuit  —  Twitter is getting some assistance in its battle against government “gag orders” that prevent it from detailing information …
Feb 17, 2015, 7:25 PMIn context
Cory Bennett / The Hill:
Apple CEO to speak at White House cyber summit   —  Apple CEO Tim Cook will speak at the White House cybersecurity summit this Friday at Stanford University, according to an invitation to the event.  —  The White House is expected to reveal its next executive action on cybersecurity at the summit …
Feb 9, 2015, 11:15 PMIn context
Julian Hattem / The Hill:
Obama wants $105M in budget to replicate the US Digital Service at 25 agencies   —  Obama wants $105M to improve agencies' digital footprint  —  President Obama's budget request includes $105 million to expand a digital strike force modeled on the team that turned around HealthCare.gov.
Feb 3, 2015, 7:25 PMIn context
Julian Hattem / The Hill:
FCC draft proposal will target state laws in TN, NC that prevent municipalities from building and operating their own broadband services   —  FCC chief prepares to overrule state Web laws  —  The head of the Federal Communications Commissionis urging his fellow commissioners to block state laws …
Feb 2, 2015, 2:10 PMIn context
Cory Bennett / The Hill:
Obama calls for bipartisan effort on cybersecurity legislation in State of the Union address   —  President makes unprecedented cybersecurity pitch  —  President Obama made an historic push for cybersecurity action during his State of the Union address Tuesday night.
Jan 20, 2015, 10:25 PMIn context

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Microsoft:
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Avangate:
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