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1986

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1986 Apple fan fashion flashback

Go back in time to when the Apple logo had rainbow colors and collars were a-poppin'. The 1986 Apple Collection clothing catalog featured oversize sweatshirts and other '80s fashion atrocities.

By December 12, 2011

Video

Ep. 1335: Where if we don't record it, did it really happen?

The gathering of The 404 United Nations continues, loneliness in a world of instant connectivity, a fed up family only uses tech made before 1986, and a Japanese social club on Facebook that meets every week to clean public toilets...without gloves.

By September 4, 2013

Article

The 404 1,335: Where if we don't record it, did it really happen? (podcast)

The gathering of The 404 United Nations continues, loneliness in a world of instant connectivity, a fed up family only uses tech made before 1986, and a Japanese social club on Facebook that meets every week to clean public toilets...without gloves.

By September 4, 2013

Gallery

Toasting a 1986 privacy law, with legwarmers

Privacy types and corporate sponsors party like it's 1986 to highlight how dated an old privacy law has become in an age of cloud computing.

6 Images By October 21, 2011

Article

Google, Facebook go retro in push to update 1986 privacy law

Privacy coalition court Hill staffers at a retro-party intended to highlight how dated a key privacy law has become.

By October 21, 2011

Article

Why DOJ didn't need a 'super search warrant' to snoop on Fox News' e-mail

Vagaries of federal surveillance law, enacted in 1968 and updated in 1986, favor lots of e-mail snooping over only a little.

By May 25, 2013

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Congressman endorses data retention law, then backs away

A key Republican politician alarmed lobbyists trying to update a 1986 electronic privacy law by suggesting a data retention requirement should be attached. Then his aides said he misspoke.

By March 19, 2013

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Cops: U.S. law should require logs of your text messages

Silicon Valley firms and privacy groups want Congress to update a 1986-era electronic privacy law. But if a law enforcement idea set to be presented today gets attached, support for the popular proposal would erode.

By March 19, 2013

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Senate panel to cops: You need search warrants for e-mail

Committee votes to update a 1986 privacy law despite warnings from one senator that his colleagues are "abdicating our duty if we do not examine the concerns raised by federal and state law enforcement."

By November 29, 2012

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Petraeus e-mail affair highlights U.S. privacy law loopholes

Because of the wording of an obscure 1986 federal law, the former CIA director -- and the rest of Americans -- receive less privacy protection than we would for love letters stored under a mattress.

By November 14, 2012