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Top tech titans get thumbs-up in EFF transparency report

The advocacy group says Apple, Facebook, Google, and others have done a lot to protect users' privacy.

By May. 15, 2014

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​Yahoo updates methodology in new transparency report

The company changes how it tallies government requests for data in its second transparency report, following tech firm push back over the past year.

By Mar. 27, 2014

Editors' Take

Ricoh WG-4 GPS (Blue)

This update to one of the toughest point-and-shoots around is now ready to be mounted to your bike, helmet, or car.

Feb. 5, 2014

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Tumblr lets loose its first Transparency Report

The blogging platform's first biannual report detailing government requests for user data shows it fulfilled 76 percent of the 462 requests it received.

By Feb. 3, 2014

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Verizon Transparency Report reveals 164,000 subpoenas, 1,500 wiretaps

The company received about 320,000 requests for customer information in the US, and just a few thousand internationally.

By Jan. 22, 2014

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Correction: Google's transparency report

This story originally miscast some details of the government data requests to Google. US government requests accounted for 42 percent of the global total from January to June 2013. Google's first transparency report covered the period from July to December 2009.

By Nov. 14, 2013

Review

Navigon USA & CAN navigation

The Navigon app for Android brings the quality maps and routes that we expect from a Garmin-branded navigation product, but the interface spoils the experience.

Aug. 15, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating Aug. 15, 2013

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Yahoo fights NSA worries, issues first transparency report

Company releases aggregate numbers on government-made requests for customer data and reiterates need for right to publish more-specific figures involving US National Security Agency. It wants to quiet user fears.

By Sep. 6, 2013

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US intelligence chief promises transparency reports

The annual reports, however, will be geared toward "aggregate information" on certain information-gathering activities and will be "limited by our need to protect intelligence sources and methods."

By Aug. 30, 2013

Review

Securus eZoom tracking and safety locator

The Securus eZoom tracking and safetly locator's hardware is quite good, but expensive operation costs and buggy software tarnishes its recommendation.

Apr. 30, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating Apr. 30, 2013