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Edward Snowden: 'Fourth Amendment no longer exists'

The NSA whistleblower tells NBC the US government has decided "all of our data can now be collected without any suspicion of wrongdoing."

By May 29, 2014

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Court grants First Amendment protection to Facebook 'Like'

Liking a political candidate's Facebook Page is the Internet equivalent of displaying a political sign in your front yard, a federal appeals court ruled.

By September 18, 2013

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House to amend CISPA in secret

As is with most cases, "classified information" is cited as the reason why the controversial "privacy killer" CISPA will be amended in secret. But it's OK; it's only people's privacy at risk here.

By April 5, 2013

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Sen. Feinstein urges San Francisco not to pass 'Airbnb law'

The California senator pushes for city legislators to reject a law that would legalize short-term rentals and pave the way for apartment-sharing sites.

By October 20, 2014

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Obama signs Netflix-backed amendment to video privacy law

Legislation allows video rental companies to obtain customer consent to share information about their viewing preferences online.

By January 10, 2013

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Senate approves Netflix-backed amendment to video privacy law

With the president's signature, legislation will make it easier for people to share their video-viewing preferences online.

By December 20, 2012

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Zynga shares down 6 percent after Facebook deal amendment

The company's shares are now trading down as low as $2.45 -- a far cry from its 52-week high of $15.91 back in March.

By November 30, 2012

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EU regulators tell Google to amend privacy policy

But European Union officials stop short of calling for massive changes to the new policy.

By October 16, 2012

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US spying scandal will 'break the Internet,' says Google's Schmidt

US government surveillance is destroying the digital economy, a roundtable of execs from Google, Microsoft, Facebook and other tech companies tell Sen. Ron Wyden.

By October 8, 2014

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Facebook to court: Likes are protected by First Amendment

The social network takes a big step in arguing for the free-speech rights of users who were fired for "liking" the Facebook page of a candidate for sheriff.

By August 7, 2012