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Backstage Pass winner: Keith Meade

Meet Keith Meade, CNET's Backstage Pass winner, who will be covering home theater and video products at CES 2006.

May. 21, 2008


Snowden accuses NSA of conducting industrial espionage

Former NSA contractor tells a German broadcaster that the US agency would collect intelligence from foreign companies that had no national defense value.

By Jan. 26, 2014


This pumpkin is thumpin' and bumpin'

Steve Meade Designs stuffed a Rockford Fosgate Punch 8-inch subwoofer in a carved-out pumpkin.

By Oct. 31, 2011


Poll: Does Manning deserve prison?

Found guilty of violating the Espionage Act but acquitted of the most serious charge -- "aiding the enemy" -- Bradley Manning might go to prison for multiple decades. Does the punishment fit the crime?

By Jul. 30, 2013


NSA can reportedly record every call made in a foreign country

Surveillance system has the capability to store recordings of billions of calls for up to 30 days, according to confidential documents obtained by The Washington Post.

By Mar. 18, 2014


Obama reportedly lets NSA keep some security flaws secret

While saying that most vulnerabilities should be revealed, the White House allows some flaws to be kept secret in the event of "a clear national security or law enforcement need," the New York Times reports.

By Apr. 13, 2014


White House defends snooping of Verizon phone records

The Obama administration calls the NSA's practice of gathering phone records "a critical tool in protecting the nation from terrorist threats," reports the AP and Reuters.

By Jun. 6, 2013


World's oldest newspaper to end print edition, go digital only

Lloyd's List, which was founded in 1734, says declining interest in the shipping newspaper's print edition led to the decision.

By Sep. 25, 2013


NSA violated privacy rules thousands of times, audit finds

Transgressions ranged from serious legal violations to typos that led to unintended data collection, according to documents supplied to The Washington Post.

By Aug. 15, 2013