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Secret loopholes drive NSA's 'unrestrained surveillance' on Americans

Thanks to a three-decade-old executive order, researchers say, Fourth Amendment protections against warrantless domestic surveillance may not be as strong as first thought.

By June 30, 2014

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Obama proposes end to NSA bulk data collection

If approved by Congress, the legislation would keep phone records in the hands of phone companies and not with the NSA.

By March 27, 2014

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Create a 3D cardboard avatar mini-me for 12 bucks

A 3D cardboard avatar will cost you less than a ticket to see the next 3D "Avatar" movie.

By October 2, 2012

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White House tries to prevent ruling on NSA surveillance

The Obama administration acknowledges for the first time that the NSA's collection of data on American's Internet and phone activity was authorized by President Bush in 2001.

By December 22, 2013

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How to move your home network and media center with minimal stress

Moving is hard enough without the added stress of confusing snarls of cables and electronic gear. A little planning ahead can make moving your tech much simpler.

By July 19, 2012

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Eight little-known tips for OS X users

OS X includes a number of hidden behaviors and features, some of which can satisfy a frustrating limitation or two you might have with the system.

By December 3, 2013

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App Store changes on June 1 should have minimal impact

Even though sandboxing restrictions means more work for developers, users should notice little change to most applications.

By May 21, 2012

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iPhone fingerprint scanner sparks privacy worries

Should we trade our biometric data and privacy for the sake of convenience?

By September 17, 2013

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NSA swept up thousands of U.S. e-mails as part of illegal program, ruling reveals

Newly released 2011 ruling by Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court found NSA e-mail and data-collection program illegal and decried government's "substantial misrepresentation" of scope of NSA activities.

By August 21, 2013

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NSA said to have broader Net reach than previously thought

The spy agency has built a system that can reach 75 percent of all U.S. Internet traffic, The Wall Street Journal reports.

By August 20, 2013