Teams consult with Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman, and other Silicon Valley visionaries at the FWD.us DREAMer Hackathon.
The NSA whistleblower says the latest development “marks the beginning of a new effort to reclaim our rights from the NSA.”
FWD.us founders including Mark Zuckerberg, Reid Hoffman, and Drew Houston mentor coders building advocacy tools for immigration reform.
While technology companies can now release the number of user data requests they receive from the government, civil liberties groups say this is just a small step.
Silicon Valley elite ask the Obama administration for swift changes in the federal government's spy programs after a meeting at the White House.
While talking about reforms for the intelligence community, the president says the NSA is following the law and not violating the Constitution.
The GSMA, which represents hundreds of carriers, says European Commission VP Neelie Kroes' effort to eliminate roaming fees is causing regulatory whiplash in the mobile network industry.
In a Google+ Hangout, the president says entrepreneurs need more protection against people who try to "extort" them.
The president speaks in support of changing immigration laws for foreign-born programmers and engineers, while U.S. senators introduce a new bill aimed at the same cause.
White House announcement before congressional vote on STEM Jobs Act puts president in opposition to many of the Silicon Valley firms and executives who bankrolled his re-election campaign.