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Rift on display between tech industry, White House over NSA requests

Tech companies and privacy groups petition the White House and Congress, urging "greater transparency" over secret demands for accessing private user data.

By July 18, 2013

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Apple, Verizon earn poor marks in EFF privacy report

They're among a number of companies that disappoint with their privacy practices, according to the Electronic Frontier Foundation -- which likes what it sees from Twitter and others.

By May 1, 2013

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Government surveillance continues to rise, Google says

The company's latest transparency report shows nearly 21,000 government requests for user data during the first half of the year.

By November 13, 2012

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FBI: New Internet addresses could hinder police investigations

As the Internet prepares to celebrate World IPv6 Day next week, law enforcement is worried the transition could hinder legitimate investigations. Some tech companies agree it's a concern.

By May 31, 2012

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SOPA's latest threat: IP blocking, privacy-busting packet inspection

A little-noticed section of the Stop Online Piracy Act could require deep-packet inspection and blocking IP addresses of copyright-infringing Web sites, a significant change from earlier versions.

By November 18, 2011

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Justice Department ramps up WikiLeaks e-mail probe

Google and Internet provider Sonic.net are the latest companies to be swept up in a criminal investigation relating to WikiLeaks.

By October 10, 2011

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An AT&T customer service horror story

A CNET reporter learns some important lessons from AT&T: you don't always need phone service to get DSL, and dealing with customer service can be extremely frustrating.

By September 27, 2010