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Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Twitter Shows The Way Forward With Do Not Track   —  Twitter today announced a new way of targeting advertisements for its users, including a partnership with three online tracking firms: media6degrees (m6d), Chango, and Adara.  This new system will display ads based on your behavior and reading habits …
Jul 3, 2013, 4:40 PMIn context
Rebecca Jeschke / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Renowned Security Expert Bruce Schneier Joins EFF Board of Directors   —  Author and Critic Deepens EFF's Security Expertise as NSA Scandal Intensifies  —  San Francisco - The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) is honored to announce the newest member of its Board of Directors: renowned security expert Bruce Schneier.
Jun 27, 2013, 10:10 PMIn context
Rebecca Jeschke / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
EFF Sues FBI For Access to Facial-Recognition Records   —  Lawsuit Seeks Transparency Before Implementation of a ‘Bigger, Faster and Better’ Biometrics System  —  San Francisco - As the FBI is rushing to build a “bigger, faster and better” biometrics database, it's also dragging its feet …
Jun 27, 2013, 10:05 AMIn context
Electronic Frontier Foundation:
In Depth Review: New NSA Documents Expose How Americans Can Be Spied on Without A Warrant   —  The Guardian published a new batch of secret leaked FISA court and NSA documents yesterday, which detail the particulars of how government has been accessing Americans' emails without a warrant, in violation of the Constitution.
Jun 22, 2013, 1:55 AMIn context
Mark Rumold / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
FISA Court Rejects Catch-22 Secrecy Argument in FOIA Case   —  In the first publicly known victory by a non-government party before the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC), the secret court today granted a motion filed by EFF related to an ongoing Freedom of Information Act lawsuit.
Jun 13, 2013, 1:10 AMIn context
Rainey Reitman / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
86 Civil Liberties Groups and Internet Companies Demand an End to NSA Spying   —  Today, a bipartisan coalition of 86 civil liberties organizations and Internet companies - including the Electronic Frontier Foundation, reddit, Mozilla, FreedomWorks, and the American Civil Liberties Union …
Jun 11, 2013, 10:00 AMIn context
Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Government Says Secret Court Opinion on Law Underlying PRISM Program Needs to Stay Secret   —  In a rare public filing in the secret Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC), the Justice Department today urged continued secrecy for a 2011 FISC opinion that found the National Security …
Jun 9, 2013, 12:20 PMIn context
Katitza Rodriguez / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Internet Surveillance and Free Speech: the United Nations Makes the Connection   —  Frank La Rue, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Expression and Opinion delivered this week a landmark report [PDF] on state surveillance and freedom of expression.
Jun 5, 2013, 4:50 AMIn context
Parker Higgins / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Google Abandons Open Standards for Instant Messaging   —  In the midst of the major press blitz surrounding its annual I/O Conference, Google dropped some unfortunate news about its instant messaging plans.  In several places around the web, the company is replacing the existing “Talk” …
May 24, 2013, 7:15 AMIn context
Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Here Is the New Face of TPP and ACTA in the US   —  Today, the White House announced that Michael Froman is the nominee to be the new U.S. Trade Representative.  The U.S. Trade Rep is the office in charge of negotiating all trade agreements including the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) …
May 2, 2013, 10:00 PMIn context

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